Master Gardener Class Offered this Fall by OSU Extension

Mike Seals - August 12, 2020 10:44 pm

Do you have the opposite of a green thumb?

Do houseplants audibly screams when you enter the room?

Well Kay County OSU Extension may have the class and organization for you!

Become an OSU Master Gardener by attending 10 once a week classes by professors, and state specialist from Oklahoma State University. The best part is these experts come to you to teach the classes.

This year’s Master Gardner Class will be:

Wednesdays from 9:00a.m.-2:00p.m.

Pioneer Tech Center in Ponca City

Limit 10 due to social distancing

August 26th – Nov. 4th

$100 per new Master Gardener

In addition to the top notch education, you will receive you get to join a great organization that serves the Kay County area through programs, volunteering, and education.

Some of the wonderful activities performed just the past year include, making “dirt babies” with Washington Pre-K in Ponca City, hosting an educational booth on the migration of a monarch butterfly at the 2019 Kay County Free Fair, handing out plants at the Ponca City Herb Festival, and establishing a pollinator garden in the Kay County Ecological Trail in Newkirk.

For more information, and to enroll, contact the Kay County OSU Extension office at 580-362-3194 and speak to Shannon Mallory, Agriculture Extension Educator, or email at [email protected]

 

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