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2019 NEWPORT NEWS MASTER GARDENERS PROGRAM

Newport News Master Gardeners at Grin and Grow Garden at Riverview Farm Park
Newport News Master Gardeners at Grin and Grow Garden at Riverview Farm Park

2019 NEWPORT NEWS MASTER GARDENERS PROGRAM

We serve the community by educating the public to promote safe, efficient, and rewarding gardening and horticultural 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 day applicants. • Applications will be available now! See the bottom of this page for a copy. • Interviews will start soon after completed applications are received. • The deadline to receive the applications is August 1, 2019. • For more information, please visit our webpage https://www.nnmastergardeners.org or call the Newport News Extension Office at 757-591-4838. (If you live outside of the City of Newport News, please call us for information on the Extension Office nearest you.)

Are you interested in becoming a Master Gardener?

BECOME A MASTER GARDENER!

Applications are now available for 2019.

We will be conducting the first round of interviews for potential Master Gardener Trainees at these times:

    Thursday March 30 at 6:30 p.m. at VCE Newport News (739 Thimble Shoals Blvd.)

    Friday March 31 at 10:00 a.m. at VCE Newport News (739 Thimble Shoals Blvd.)

We will be training potential 2019 Master Gardener interns for the "Day Class" from September 3rd to November 13th on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 am to noon plus 3 selected Saturday mornings.

Day Class location: Charles Brown Park, 1950 Old Williamsburg Road, Yorktown, Virginia, 23690. See below for PDF format schedule.

We will be training potential 2019 Master Gardener interns for the "Night" ("Hybrid") Class" from August 14th to November 13th on Wednesday nights from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm plus 3 selected Saturday mornings. For the "Hybrid Class" students, additional online preparation supplements these classes.

Night/Hybrid Class location: Courthouse Way Community Center, 14302 Old Courthouse Way, Newport News, Virginia, 23602. See below for PDF format schedule.

Contact us at VCE or NNMGA (Newport News Master Gardener Association) for a copy of the application. The total fees this year are $150 (if paid by June 1st, 2019) and $160 (if paid after June 1st, 2019) to be made payable to the Newport News Master Gardeners c/o VCE-Newport News if you live in Newport News. If you live outside of Newport News, please feel free to call us at 757-591-4838 for guidance on where to apply and mail the fee. See below for PDF format copy.

Deadline for Master Gardener Trainee Applications: AUGUST 1st, 2019. Get yours in soon!

Please call us at 757-591-4838 for further details.

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2019 Master Gardener Training Application [9873].pdf Download Your Application Today!
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2019 Day Master Gardener Training Schedule.pdf Master Gardener Day Class Schedul 2019
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2019 Night Master Gardener Training Schedule.pdf Master Gardener Night Class Schedule 2019
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2019 MG Training Locations Map and List.docx Peninsula Master Gardener Training Locations 2019

If you have any questions, please feel free to call our Help Desk at 757-591-4838.

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