Simcoe County Master Gardeners

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Location, Telephone & Internet
Website www.simcoecountymg.ca
Social Media Facebook
Site Location Meetings held: SCDSB building, across from the Simcoe County Museum on Highway 26
Located In Community Simcoe County
Address Meeting Location - Simcoe County District School Board building
1170 ON 26, 2nd Flr, Coldwater Room
Midhurst, ON L0L 1X0
 
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Intersection Hwy 27 and Hwy 26
Contact Information
Primary Contact Gail Cocker, Coordinator; Email: cockergail@gmail.com
Alternate Contact Joan Nieman-Agapas, Past Coordinator, Membership Intake; Email: jnabarrie@yahoo.ca
Description & Services
Description (Service) Experienced gardeners are trained volunteers available to assist the general public with their gardening needs * purpose is to teach people more about growing plants and to provide information and technical assistance in the areas of horticulture and gardening * activities include gardening advice by email or at clinics at shopping malls, garden centers, public gardens, libraries, fairs * educational sessions with guest speakers, workshops or demonstrations * guest speakers provided upon request - see website for topics * development of horticultural programs for retirement homes, schools, youth groups and other organizations * Master Gardeners are not "gardeners for hire"
Hours Meetings: third Tue of specified months, (currently via Zoom), check website for dates/times
Dates Mar-Nov
Areas Served Simcoe County - and area
Boundaries Communities of Blue Mountain, Collingwood, Stayner and Creemore, Wasaga Beach, across to Elmvale, Midland, Washago, Orillia, Barrie, Innisfil, Alliston, Bradford and Tottenham, and all points in-between
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Anyone interested may access the services provided by the Master Gardeners * for people interested in becoming a Master Gardener, educational courses are available * email through website www.simcoecountymg.ca, (click "Join Us" or "Contact" for information)
Application Via website: www.simcoecountymg.ca - "Join Us"
Languages English
Fees Membership - $35 annually
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Meeting Location