The April 2016 Scion - monthly newsletter of Bexar County Master Gardeners - can be read online by clicking ------- HERE
BCMG Scholarship Program
As part of our mission, Bexar County Master Gardeners (BCMG) will offer $2000 in a Scholarship Award for the 2016-17 academic year. Students pursuing a degree in the Green Industry area (Horticultural Sciences, Landscape Design, etc.) should visit the BCMG website for details and an application: http://www.bexarmg.org/resources/college-scholarships/ Applications must be received by April 30, 2016.
Earthkind Gardening Practices––BCMG General Meeting
When: Thu, May 26, 6-8:30pm (Note Date Change from May 19)
Where: 3355 Cherry Ridge, Suite 208, San Antonio, TX 78230
Info: Bexar County Master Gardeners (BCMG) meeting begins with a social time at 6pm followed by a special, free presentation at 6:30pm. 1.5 CEUs for MGs
San Antonio Garden Center Clubs will meet Wednesday, May 4, 2016, at 10 a.m. at 3310 N. New Braunfels @ Funston. The program, "Summer Gardening," will be presented by Mark Fanick, owner of Fanick's Garden Center. He will give tips for improving your garden this summer and preparing it for the fall. Join us for coffee at 9:30; meetings are free and open to the public. For more information, go to www.sanantoniogardencenter.org or call (210) 824-9981.
THE BASICS OF HOME MADE WINE Dr. Larry A. Stein and Dr. Justin Scheiner will be presenting on the history of wine-making, how to grow grapes and other winemaking fruit, steps and equipment for starting and a wine making demonstration. June 9, 2016 Thursday, 8:30 am— 4 pm. Hosted by Gardens at Old Town Helotes 15060 Antonio Drive Helotes, TX 78023 RSVP to Angel Torres 210 631-0400 or firstname.lastname@example.org $40 per person includes lunch, Make check payable to Bexar County Master Gardeners 3355 Cherry Ridge, Suite 212 San Antonio, TX 78230 Deadline to register is Monday, Noon, Jun 6
Tree Disease Identification & Management What You Need To Know June 17, 2016 Friday, 8:30 am— 3:30 pm Phil Hardberger Park (Urban Ecology Center) 8400 NW Military Hwy San Antonio TX 78231 RSVP is required by June 13th Registration fee of $40 in advance or $50 at the door. Make check payable to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Attn: Angel Torres or email at email@example.com 3355 Cherry Ridge, Suite 212 San Antonio, TX 78230
Adult Leader Training
Beginning July 27, 2016 thru July 29, 2016 at
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
3355 Cherry Ridge, Suite 208, San Antonio, TX 78230
Come join us for the 2016 Junior Master Gardener (JMG) Adult Leader Training designed for teachers, educators, and volunteers from throughout the state in support of Youth Gardening. Educators will learn about "hands-on" group and individual learning experiences that will provide an appreciation for the environment and cultivate the minds of children.
Learn how to establish and sustain a youth garden.
Learn how to create a JMG program.
Be trained in the JMG curriculum.
Obtain Continuing Professional Education Hours for the three-day training.
For application visit our website at Bexar-tx.tamu.edu
Registration fee of $100 must be included with application and is non-refundable.
This registration fee of $100 is kept at this low price with the generous grant provided
by San Antonio Livestock Exposition
Deadline is July 18th