Have you thought about becoming a Colorado Master Gardener
If you have thought about becoming a Master Gardener, but didn’t’ know where to start? We’ll be hosting two meetings discussing the details of the program:
Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at 6 p.m. and Thursday, October 19, 2017, at 10 a.m.
There is no need to RSVP – Just show up at the CSU Extension Office at 701 Court Street, Suite C (DA’s building on the 2nd floor).
Here’s the scoop about the 2018 Classes:
Dates: Classes start January 25 and go until April 5 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Fees: $185 + material fees + 50 volunteer hours for the Colorado Master Gardener (CMG) or $530 + material fees and no volunteer hours for Colorado Garden Certificate (CGC) (Scholarships available for Pueblo County CMG applicants, they are based on income and are first come first serve)
Deadlines: Applications will be available in mid- to late-September. CMG applications will be due January 5, 2018, and CCG applications will be due January 19. Application process for CMGs includes a background and reference check, an interview, and the fee. CGCs just fill out the application and pay the fee.