Gardening Events

2014 Master Food Preserver Program

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 4:31pm
Thursday, June 5, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Master Food Preserver program trains and certifies volunteers in food safety, food preservation, and food security.  In return for over 48 hours of training, volunteers "pay back" hours by assisting others in learning correct food handling and preservation procedures.

Who can apply?  Anyone interested in healthy food who is able to commit to a 48 hour weekly training program AND in return, volunteer at least 48 hours during the food preservation season.

Registration deadline:  April 18, 2014

For an application and detailed schedule contact:  Janice Greg or Lenore Chavez at the Linn County Extension Office (541) 967-3871

Training is held at the

Linn County Extension Office104 4th St, Albany, OR 

2014 Master Food Preserver Program

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 4:31pm
Thursday, June 12, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Master Food Preserver program trains and certifies volunteers in food safety, food preservation, and food security.  In return for over 48 hours of training, volunteers "pay back" hours by assisting others in learning correct food handling and preservation procedures.

Who can apply?  Anyone interested in healthy food who is able to commit to a 48 hour weekly training program AND in return, volunteer at least 48 hours during the food preservation season.

Registration deadline:  April 18, 2014

For an application and detailed schedule contact:  Janice Greg or Lenore Chavez at the Linn County Extension Office (541) 967-3871

Training is held at the

Linn County Extension Office104 4th St, Albany, OR 

2014 Master Food Preserver Program

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 4:31pm
Thursday, June 19, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Master Food Preserver program trains and certifies volunteers in food safety, food preservation, and food security.  In return for over 48 hours of training, volunteers "pay back" hours by assisting others in learning correct food handling and preservation procedures.

Who can apply?  Anyone interested in healthy food who is able to commit to a 48 hour weekly training program AND in return, volunteer at least 48 hours during the food preservation season.

Registration deadline:  April 18, 2014

For an application and detailed schedule contact:  Janice Greg or Lenore Chavez at the Linn County Extension Office (541) 967-3871

Training is held at the

Linn County Extension Office104 4th St, Albany, OR 

Albany Garden Tour

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 6:22am
Saturday, June 14, 2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
This is a GREAT chance to see some fabulous and unique gardens in the Albany area. This year, there will be six houses on the tour + the amazing Master Gardener demonstration garden. As the event gets closer, you will be able to purchae tickets from the Linn County Extension Office at 104 4th St. Tickets will also be available for purchase at several local nurseries including Tom's Garden Center, Nichols Nursery, and U & D Nursery. A map and description of the gardens will be included with the ticket.

CONTAINER GARDENING Round Table Discussion

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 4:21pm
Thursday, May 15, 2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Container gardening demonstration and Round Table discussion, presented by local Master Gardener volunteers.  The Round Table sessions are free, and everyone is invited to attend.

2014 Master Food Preserver Program

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 4:21pm
Thursday, May 1, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Master Food Preserver program trains and certifies volunteers in food safety, food preservation, and food security.  In return for over 48 hours of training, volunteers "pay back" hours by assisting others in learning correct food handling and preservation procedures.

Who can apply?  Anyone interested in healthy food who is able to commit to a 48 hour weekly training program AND in return, volunteer at least 48 hours during the food preservation season.

Registration deadline:  April 18, 2014

For an application and detailed schedule contact:  Janice Greg or Lenore Chavez at the Linn County Extension Office (541) 967-3871

Training is held at the

Linn County Extension Office104 4th St, Albany, OR 

Marion County Master Gardener 27th Annual Plant and Yard Sale

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 4:21pm
Friday, May 2, 2014 4:00 PM - Sunday, May 4, 2014 4:00 PM

This year we will have an amazing selection of perennials, annuals, fuchsias, hanging baskets, vegetables, herbs, native plants, trees, and shrubs. At our yard sale there will be yard, garden, and patio items, with garden art, pots, tools, birdhouses, garden books, and more. We have a new department, Garden Delights, which will offer all kinds of items made from recycled and up cycled materials for your garden that have been constructed by Master Gardeners.

We will have Master Gardeners at our Information Booth and around the garden to answer gardening questions, and on Saturday there will be workshops on how to sharpen tools.

Clackamas County Spring Garden Fair

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 4:21pm
Saturday, May 3, 2014 - Sunday, May 4, 2014 (all day event)

CLACKAMAS COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS INVITE YOU JOIN US FOR OUR 30th SPRING GARDEN FAIR. Bringing together favorite garden vendors from the Pacific Northwest for 30 years, we have something to offer every home gardener. There are also many activities & services to complement our vendors wares. PLANT TAXI'S: students tow your purchases for tips, 10 MINUTE UNIVERSITY CLASSES: 30 min sessions about all things gardening, OSU MASTER GARDENERS answering questions, FOOD COURT, FREE SOIL pH TESTING, FREE PLANT CHECK, HOURLY RAFFLE,  & our popular POTTING STATION with the latest in garden pot decor for sale. We even have some fun anniversary activities in store! Get your little red wagon ready & come out: the weekend before Mother’s Day, Saturday May 3, 9-5. Sunday May 4, 9-4.  (no pets and no smoking please)

Follow us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/groups/SpringGardenFair/

Our event webpage: http://www.springgardenfair.org

Container Planting Day at Tom's Garden Center

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 4:21pm
Saturday, May 3, 2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Master Gardener volunteers will be available to pot newly purchased plants into containers that you purchase or bring. Soil medium will be provided. We have two events this year so come on down to visit us, get your plants potted, and talk gardening with some friendly volunteers!

 

Plant and Garden Expo Douglas County

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 4:21pm
Saturday, May 3, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The Douglas County Master Gardeners invite you to attend the Plant and Garden Expo at the Douglas County Fairgrounds at exit 123 off I-5. The Expo will include over 50 vendors and the Master Gardeners selling a large assortment of landscape plants and vegetable garden starts. We will be selling yard art, and garden supplies. We also have a great raffle. Admission is $2, Children under 12 are free.   

2014 Master Food Preserver Program

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 4:21pm
Thursday, May 8, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Master Food Preserver program trains and certifies volunteers in food safety, food preservation, and food security.  In return for over 48 hours of training, volunteers "pay back" hours by assisting others in learning correct food handling and preservation procedures.

Who can apply?  Anyone interested in healthy food who is able to commit to a 48 hour weekly training program AND in return, volunteer at least 48 hours during the food preservation season.

Registration deadline:  April 18, 2014

For an application and detailed schedule contact:  Janice Greg or Lenore Chavez at the Linn County Extension Office (541) 967-3871

Training is held at the

Linn County Extension Office104 4th St, Albany, OR 

Curry County MGs Annual Plant Sale

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 4:21pm
Saturday, May 10, 2014 (all day event)
1000's of plants with more variety than ever!

2014 Master Food Preserver Program

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 4:21pm
Thursday, May 15, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Master Food Preserver program trains and certifies volunteers in food safety, food preservation, and food security.  In return for over 48 hours of training, volunteers "pay back" hours by assisting others in learning correct food handling and preservation procedures.

Who can apply?  Anyone interested in healthy food who is able to commit to a 48 hour weekly training program AND in return, volunteer at least 48 hours during the food preservation season.

Registration deadline:  April 18, 2014

For an application and detailed schedule contact:  Janice Greg or Lenore Chavez at the Linn County Extension Office (541) 967-3871

Training is held at the

Linn County Extension Office104 4th St, Albany, OR 

2014 Master Food Preserver Program

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 4:21pm
Thursday, May 22, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Master Food Preserver program trains and certifies volunteers in food safety, food preservation, and food security.  In return for over 48 hours of training, volunteers "pay back" hours by assisting others in learning correct food handling and preservation procedures.

Who can apply?  Anyone interested in healthy food who is able to commit to a 48 hour weekly training program AND in return, volunteer at least 48 hours during the food preservation season.

Registration deadline:  April 18, 2014

For an application and detailed schedule contact:  Janice Greg or Lenore Chavez at the Linn County Extension Office (541) 967-3871

Training is held at the

Linn County Extension Office104 4th St, Albany, OR 

2014 Master Food Preserver Program

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 4:21pm
Thursday, May 29, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Master Food Preserver program trains and certifies volunteers in food safety, food preservation, and food security.  In return for over 48 hours of training, volunteers "pay back" hours by assisting others in learning correct food handling and preservation procedures.

Who can apply?  Anyone interested in healthy food who is able to commit to a 48 hour weekly training program AND in return, volunteer at least 48 hours during the food preservation season.

Registration deadline:  April 18, 2014

For an application and detailed schedule contact:  Janice Greg or Lenore Chavez at the Linn County Extension Office (541) 967-3871

Training is held at the

Linn County Extension Office104 4th St, Albany, OR 

PLANT & GARDEN SALE

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 4:21pm
Saturday, May 31, 2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Annual Plant & Garden sale, which includes NATIVE PLANTS, ANNUALS, PERENNIALS, VEGGIES, HERBS, POTATOES, as well as Soil pH Testing, Garden tools & books for sale, Compost information.