June 2019 Galveston County Master Gardener Educational Programs for Interested Gardeners
Unless otherwise specified, the following Master Gardener Programs are free to the public.
For course reservations, telephone 281-309-5065 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
ASK A MASTER GARDENER PLANT CLINIC
Saturday, June 8, 2019
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Galveston County Master Gardeners will be at Keyworth’s Hardware Store ready to answer
your gardening questions, identify insect pests, plant diseases, and other plant problems. To
help answer questions, bagged plant and insect samples in sealed clear plastic bags are
welcomed. E-mail email@example.com for more information. Location: Keyworth’s
Hardware Store, 2208 FM 517 Rd E, Dickinson 77539.
Saturday, June 8, 2019 email: firstname.lastname@example.org to pre-register
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Galveston County Master Gardener Karolyn Gephart will present and lead a discussion for new
gardeners in our Gulf Coast region. The objective is to make gardening fun. Topics include
planning, raised beds or containers, location, care and maintenance, and watering, along with
continuous learning opportunities and resources. Location: Rosenberg Library, 2310 Sealy
Street, Galveston 77550.
A PASSION FOR PLUMERIA
Saturday, June 15, 2019 email: email@example.com to pre-register
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Galveston County Master Gardener Loretta Osteen will present information about the history
of Plumeria (frangipani) and tips for growing them in our area. She will include information on
flower shapes, colors and fragrances, methods of propagation, winter storage, and care of
Plumeria that grow in our area. Location: Galveston County AgriLife Extension Office in
Carbide Park, 4102-B Main Street (FM 519), La Marque 77568.
Saturday, June 29, 2019 email: firstname.lastname@example.org to pre-register
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Don’t let that water go down the drain! Learn to collect and store rainwater. Nat Gruesen,
Galveston County Master Gardener and Certified Rainwater Harvesting Specialist, will present
rainwater harvesting practices and ways to incorporate rainwater collection into your
residential landscaping, along with methods for making your rainwater barrel. Location:
Galveston County AgriLife Extension Office in Carbide Park, 4102-B Main Street (FM 519), La