Calendar

Contact Jan Gangwer to add or change calendar events. Please include the following information: Date and time of event, Title of event, Description, Location, Desired audience, and any other pertinent information.

Upcoming Events

    • September 24, 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Karns Senior Center, 8042 Oak Ridge Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37931

    Native Plants: Wild but Not Woolly

    This popular subject is back by popular demand.  Join Master Gardeners Lynn Carlson, Cathy Carpenter, and Vickie Smith to learn more about the benefits and choices of native species that will enhance your landscape.

    Free and open to the public. Seating is first come.

    • September 27, 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • UT Gardens, South Greenhouse 124

    MASTER GARDENER CHILDREN'S EDUCATION PROGRAM TRAINING

    This Master Gardener training will teach master gardeners effective ways to assist in education programs here at the UT Gardens. We will create a mock program, discuss different attention gaining strategies, and learn how to engage interest and ability levels in your programs. Upon completing this training, you will feel more prepared and excited to help us with our education programs this year! 

    Cost is free.  See link below to register.

    MG Children's Ed Program Training Link

    • October 01, 2019
    • On Line

    Click on the link below for a printable version of the flyer for this month's MG public presentations.

    October 2019 Flyer

    • October 05, 2019
    • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    • Bearden Branch Library, 100 Golfclub Rd, Knoxville 37919


    Mushrooms and Me: Gardening with Culinary Mushrooms

    You can do this!  Master Gardeners J.D. Burnette and Erin Sapp will introduce you to the easy and rewarding gardening adventure of growing your own mushrooms.  Learn about these fascinating organisms and how they benefit your garden!
    Free and open to the public.  Seating is first come.

    • October 12, 2019
    • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Cedar Bluff Branch Library, 9045 Cross Park Drive, Knoxville, TN 37923
    Composting

    Hey!  You out there.  You have soooo many leaves to rake up.  Learn how to compost those things.  Join Andy Mehringer, Sheila McNeely, and Martha Higgins for tips to make life easy on yourself and improve your landscape and garden at the same time.

    Free and open to the public.  Seating is first come.

    • October 16, 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Eastern Region UT Extension Institute of Agriculture, 1801 Downtown West Blvd, Knoxville, TN

    For more information, click here.

    • October 21, 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Davis Family YMCA, 12133 S Northshore Dr, Knoxville, TN 37922

    Winterize: Put Your Garden to Bed

    Do you want a kick-ing good garden next year?  Winterize this year.  Join Joe Pardue to learn why and how.

    Free and open to the public.  Seating is first come.

    • October 22, 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Karns Senior Center, 8042 Oak Ridge Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37931
    Composting

    Hey!  You out there.  You have soooo many leaves to rake up.  Learn how to compost those things.  Join Andy Mehringer, Sheila McNeely, and Martha Higgins for tips to make life easy on yourself and improve your landscape and garden at the same time.

    Free and open to the public.  Seating is first come.

    • February 05, 2020
    • May 13, 2020
    • 15 sessions
    • Extension Eastern Region Office, 1801 Downtown West Blvd, Knoxville TN 37919

    2020 Extension Master Gardener Training Course

    Residents of Knox and surrounding counties are invited to participate in the 2020 UT/TSU Knox County Master Gardener volunteer training.  Open to all gardening enthusiasts, whether you are a beginner or a professional.  Limited to 40 students.

    The cost of the course is $150 if paid on or before the early registration deadline of November 1st, or $175 if paid by November 15, 2019.  Includes all training materials and is due after your application has been approved.

    Contact Knox County Master Gardener program coordinator at 865-215-2340. Click link below for additional details.

    2020 MG Training Course Announcement

Past events

September 16, 2019 MG Presentation - Cover Crops
September 14, 2019 MG Presentation - Soil Reports
September 14, 2019 GrowTeachKnox
September 09, 2019 KCMG Monthly Meeting
September 07, 2019 MG Presentation - Cover Crops
September 01, 2019 MG Public Event Flyer - September
August 27, 2019 MG Presentation - Weed ID
August 19, 2019 MG Presentation - Is It Ripe
August 10, 2019 MG Presentation - Weed ID
August 08, 2019 ISA Arbor Fair & Conference
August 03, 2019 MG Presentation - Open Forum
August 03, 2019 Butterfly Festival
August 01, 2019 MG Public Event Flyer - August
July 23, 2019 MG Presentation - Birds, Bees, Butterflies
July 15, 2019 MG Presentation - Tomatoes
July 13, 2019 MG Presentation - Tomatoes
July 13, 2019 MG Presentation - Birds, Bees, Butterflies
July 01, 2019 MG Public Event Flyer - July
June 27, 2019 TEMG Central Region Conference - 2019
June 25, 2019 MG Presentation - Lawn Problems
June 17, 2019 MG Presentation - Containers for Hummingbirds
June 13, 2019 UT Arboretum Society meeting with Dwayne Estes
June 08, 2019 MG Presentation - Pruning
June 01, 2019 MG Presentation - Pruning
June 01, 2019 MG Public Event Flyer - June
May 22, 2019 Soil Biology Webinar
May 21, 2019 MG Presentation - Hydrangeas
May 20, 2019 MG Presentation - Container Gardens
May 11, 2019 MG Presentation - Herbs
May 04, 2019 MG Presentation - Container Gardens
May 01, 2019 MG Public Event Flyer - May
April 23, 2019 MG Presentation - Easy Care Design
April 15, 2019 MG Presentation - Prep for Planting
April 13, 2019 MG Presentation - Prep for Planting
April 06, 2019 MG Presentation - Easy Care Design
April 01, 2019 MG Public Event Flyer - April
March 30, 2019 Bradley County Garden Festival
March 26, 2019 MG Presentation - Raised Beds
March 20, 2019 Organic Practices Webinar
March 18, 2019 MG Presentation - Composting
March 09, 2019 MG Presentation - Raised Beds
March 02, 2019 MG Presentation - Seed Starting
March 01, 2019 MG Public Event Flyer - March
February 26, 2019 MG Presentation - Pruning
February 20, 2019 Nutrient Management Webinar
February 18, 2019 MG Presentation - Weeds
February 09, 2019 MG Presentation - Weeds
February 02, 2019 MG Presentation - Pruning
February 01, 2019 MG Public Event Flyer - February
February 01, 2019 MG Event Flier - February
January 15, 2019 EMG Training 2019
January 09, 2019 Water Webinar
November 14, 2018 Plant Genetics Webinar
October 18, 2018 Ginsing
October 17, 2018 Cover Crops Webinar
October 15, 2018 Trees & Shrubs
October 13, 2018 Trees & Shrubs
October 06, 2018 Raised Beds
September 26, 2018 Seed Saving
September 25, 2018 Native Plants
September 20, 2018 Hostas
September 19, 2018 Conservation Tillage Webinar
September 17, 2018 Seed Saving
September 10, 2018 Seed Saving
September 08, 2018 Native Plants


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