Are you interested in becoming a Master Gardener?
BECOME A MASTER GARDENER!
Applications will be available in 2020. Applications for 2019 have already been accepted.
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.
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.
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.
Deadline for Master Gardener Trainee Applications: AUGUST 1st, 2019. Get yours in soon!
Please call us at 757-591-4838 for further details.