2020 NEWPORT NEWS MASTER GARDENERS PROGRAM
We serve the community by educating the public to promote safe, eﬃcient, and rewarding gardening, horticulture, agriculture, and natural resource practices.
Find out more about the Newport News Master Gardeners.
How to become a Master Gardener?
• We offer day and night classes to accommodate retired and working applicants. Following graduation from the training program, applicants are expected to volunteer a minimum of 50 hours in approved programs. In the following years it will be 20 volunteers hours with 8 hours of continuing education that will be required.
• Applications will be available in April 2020 and will be due by July 1, 2020. Locate a reservation form on our webpage when they become available in late April, 2020.
• For more information, please visit our Newport News Master Gardeners webpage https://www.nnmastergardeners.org or call the Virginia Cooperative Extension Newport News Office at 757-591-4838. (If you live outside of the City of Newport News, please call us for information on how to contact the Extension Office nearest you.)