Gardener’s Night Out

An evening series of monthly programs on gardening sponsored by the Master Gardener Volunteers of Cobb County
Spring 2017 Schedule


Aeroponics – The Future of Urban Gardening?

January 10, 2017 East Cobb Regional Library          7-8 p.m.

Grow fruits and vegetables year round as Certified Health Coach Severin Garrett demonstrates the eco-friendly aeroponics growing system. It’s not just for astronauts!

Dahlias: Are They Worth the Trouble? Yes!

February 14, 2017   West Cobb Regional Library 7-8 p.m.

Dahlias in a garden are like cherries on top of an ice cream sundae – not necessary, but oh, so sweet! Cobb County Master Gardener Coordinator Renae Lemon will teach you the essential steps to growing these beauties – and just in time for spring planting!

Pressed Flowers Workshop

March 14, 2017 Mountain View Regional Library 7-8 p.m.

Do you want to preserve that special flower for prosperity or make it a gift that keeps on giving? Lifetime Master Gardener Becky Blades will show you how. Her presentation will include tips on collecting, pressing and preparing pressed flowers for gift giving.

Grow it Better – Improve Your Soil through Composting

April 11, 2017 South Cobb Regional Library 7-8 p.m.

Don’t put your yard waste on the curb! Make it work for your garden! Lifetime Master Gardener Eddie Rhoades will show you how recycling yard waste through composting is a great way to help your garden and the planet.