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Georgia Master Gardener Extension Volunteer Training Program

Master Gardens  Banner.The purpose of the Master Gardener program is to train volunteers to complement, enhance, and support the educational efforts of the local UGA Extension office. As such, the Carroll County Master Gardener Extension Volunteer Program is a selective process. In order to be considered for the volunteer training program, you must fill out all forms and applications, submit a check for training fees (refundable if not selected) and complete an interview.

If selected to be a Master Gardener Extension Volunteer trainee, you will be required to complete a background check, attend all training classes and programs, and volunteer 50 hours within twelve months after graduation.

The next training program accepting applications will be in 2018. For more information please contact our office at (770)836-8546.

2016 Mother's Day Plant Sale

When: Saturday, May 7th from 9 AM to 2 PM
Where: Ag Center
Thousands of plants to choose from and grown locally.
Come join us

2016 Newsletters

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Junior Master Gardener Program

Ann Etherdge and Jr. Master Gardeners 2013.The Carroll County Junior Master Gardener (JMG) Program is a fun and interactive program where youth 3rd - 5th grade can learn about gardening, horticulture and much more all in a fun and educational “hands-on” environment.

For more information visit the JMG National Site. To join the Carroll County program contact our office for more information.


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