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  Gardening Advice for Hampton Roads, Virginia Beach Master Gardener Association is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

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Does your organization need a speaker?

Master Gardeners can help - for more information, click here.

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2016 Gardening Talks and Workshops

First upcoming event is Jan 25, 7pm at Oberndorf Central Library

Butterflies, Bees, and Other Amazing Pollinators : Discover how these creatures benefit your garden!

Click Here for More Information and other upcoming Talks/Workshops

Tree Talks

Learn about pruning, soil basics, unusual trees, flowering shrubs and more!

Saturday February 27, 2016
8:30 am - 1:45 pm
at Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center
Click Here Informational Brochure

Water Steward Rain Barrel Workshops

Learn about water conservation and build a rain barrel to use at your home.

'Make and Take' a 55 gallon, sealed system Rain Barrel - keep the water that falls on your property ON your property and save water (and money) for your plants and gardens!

Includes a diverter to install in your downspout (no need to cut off your downspout).Once the barrel is full, the diverter will automatically pass excess water through the downspout!


March 12, 2016
April 9, 2016
May 14, 2016
June 11, 2016
July 9, 2016
August 13, 2016
September 10, 2016
October 8, 2016

Class size is limited, please register early!
Location: Virginia Beach Farmers Market
3640 Dam Neck Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23453

Event Coordinator - Nina M. Page
This event is open to the public - no MG hours are given.

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Events listed below are for Master Gardeners or MG Interns only:

Master Gardeners for a complete list of all MG events logon to

https://virginia.volunteersystem.org and select General Events Calendar


Quarterly Update Meetings

Virginia Beach Central Library

9:00 a.m. on the following dates:

March 6, 2015 hosted by Princess Anne

June 5, 2015 hosted by Great Neck

September 4, 2015 hosted by Little Neck

December 4, 2015 hosted by Kempsville

 (Master Gardeners and Interns)

VBMGA Board Meetings

10:00 a.m. on the following dates:

Thursday, March 2 at Building 14

Thursday, May 28 at AREC

Friday, August 21 at Building 14

Friday, November 20 at Building 14

(Normal attendees are Board Members)

(All members are welcome, a 14 day advance notice is required for Board presentations )

(Please refer to VBMGA Bylaws, Article VI, Section 3(a) Meetings)

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Updated 12-19-2015



For Active MGs