Plant Sale & Garden Market

35th Anniversary of KCMG CUH Plant SaleIt’s Almost Here!!

What’s Happening at the Sale
Find the perfect plant or the perfect gift for a gardening Mother.

  • Plants, plants and more plants: Perennials, shrubs and trees and essential natives
  • Find your favorite PERENNIALS !
  • Find your favorite VENDORS!
  • Support our SPONSORS!
  • Win CASH PRIZES by buying a $2 RAFFLE ticket.
  • PARKING? A brief message about where to park.

What’s Happening at the Happy Hour Plus
Get your ticket online. Then arrive early to shop, then party with friends and shop the silent auction.

  • At 5:30, join us for food, drinks and music and celebrity entertainment in the Atrium.
  • Try a signature cocktail, beer, wine and lovely hors d’oeuvres.
  • New this year: A silent auction to win prizes from local nurseries and gardens and baskets from the Master Gardener clinics. Tickets inside the party.

Come join the fun and get started on your 2019 growing season. Remember that all proceeds support the Master Gardener activities at clinics, gardens and educational events throughout King County. See you at the plant sale and party.

 

Search for New Program Coordinator

WSU Ext King County MG Program

Open Position: WSU Master Gardener Extension Coordinator for King County

Washington State University (WSU) Extension is seeking a motivated individual to lead and coordinate our Extension Master Gardener program in King County. The Extension Coordinator provides overall leadership and management of the WSU Master Gardener program in King County. The primary goal of the Master Gardener program is to empower volunteers to teach the public and answer questions on home gardening through a combination of direct education and volunteer management.

The Extension Coordinator recruits, trains, leads, coordinates, and utilizes over 600 WSU-trained volunteers to reach the growing population of King County through more than 50 community locations and special events. The Extension Coordinator establishes and utilizes a network of empowered and effectively-led teams to execute the program. This person will work collaboratively with the Master Gardener Foundation of King County to maintain a strong relationship and ensure a healthy and well-funded operation.

This position will be located at the University of Washington Center for Urban Horticulture in Seattle, Washington. This is a full-time, benefitted position. A background check is required. For complete job description and application instructions, visit https://www.wsujobs.com/postings/44082.

Heads UP!

2019 April-May Heads Up! Diagnostics Lab Newsletter

Newsletter of the Master Gardener King County Diagnostic Lab

 

 

 

 

Read in the April-May 2019 issue:

    • Clean Up and Have Patience
    • Viburnum Leaf Beetle Chews Its Way into PNW Gardens
    • Digging in the Data & New Resources
    • Why Do We Have to Water in Rainy Seattle?
    • The Secret Double Life of PCPR (Pacific Coast Pear Rust)
    • Weather Station
    • Twigga Mortis? Baby It Was Cold Out There

This newsletter is sent monthly to King County Master Gardeners during the active garden months from March to October. Look for the current issue in your email.

Miss a past issue? Find it here.

MGFKC Newsletter

2019 April MGFKC eNewsletter

MGFKC Newsletter – The Foundation Connection
Read all about what’s of interest in the April 2019 issue!

  • Help Needed: Volunteer for the Spring Plant Sale
  • Winter Be Gone! Happy Hour Plus by MG Cristina Cartledge
  • MGF Spring Plant Sale: Grow What You Love to Eat by MG Gia Parsons
  • Choosing Tomato Varieties: Inside the Tomato Tent by MG Marcia Dillon
  • MGF Plant Sale: Parking Update
  • Potting Parties: Thanks for Perennials Galore by MG Cleo Raulerson
  • Ellen A’Key Grant: Spread the Word by MG Bob Connor
  • GiveBIG is May 8
  • Miller Library: Floret Farm’s Cut Flower Garden
  • What’s Happening News & Updates

more

This newsletter is sent monthly to King County Master Gardeners. Look for it in your email. Miss a past issue? Find it here.




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