Master Gardeners Announcements

Eastern Shore Master Gardeners Training
Posted on 08/02/2021
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The gardens supported by the Eastern Shore of Virginia Master Gardeners are beautiful assets to our public spaces in Northampton County. They are maintained by a dedicated group of wonderful volunteers. For more information about the gardens, where they are and how to become a Master Gardener please visit our webpage: Master Gardens 






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UPDATE 9/8/21: Due to growing concerns re: the spread of the Delta strain of the COVID virus on the Shore, the start of the Master Gardener (ESVMG) training class is postponed and is tentatively rescheduled for the months January-April 2022. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. More details will be sent out at a later date.

For more information: 757-678-7946 ext. 29 or www. esvmg.com


The Eastern Shore Master Gardener (ESVMG) Program is accepting applications for the 2021-22 Master Gardener training class. The classes will be held in Painter beginning October 6th and continue every Wednesday from 8:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. until November 17th, break for the holidays and then resume January 12-February 26.

For more information and the application contact the Eastern Shore of Virginia Gardeners hotline at 678-7946 x29, the web site www.esvmg.com, or e-mail esvmg@gmail.com. Fee is $100 for materials and lectures by local experts.

If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services or other accommodations to participate in this activity, please contact Theresa Long Pitman at 757-787-1361 ext. 14 during business hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. to discuss accommodations 5 days prior to the event. *TDD number is (800) 828-1120.

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