Programs on gardening topics are presented one Friday of each month 12:00 noon to 1:00.

All programs are held at the Cobb Water Lab, 660 South Cobb Drive, at the intersection of South Cobb Dr. and Atlanta Rd.  Enter from Atlanta Rd.

Bring a sack lunch and join us!

Fall 2017 Schedule


Overcoming Landscape Challenges

August 11, 2017 No landscape, no matter how attractive, is free of a few challenges. Steep slopes, drainage, poor soil, tree roots, water…we’ve got them all and more! Cobb County Master Gardener Stephen Brady will help you find the beauty in these beasts!


All About Bulbs

September 8, 2017 Fall is the time to plant tulips, daffodils and other spring-flowering bulbs. Planting bulbs in the fall is one of the best ways to begin a succession of blooms that can begin as early February. But there’s more! Cobb County Master Gardener JoAnne Newman tells all about bulbs, tubers, rhizomes and corms!


Houseplants 101

October 13, 2017 Cobb County Master Gardener Lallie Hayes enjoys foliage and flowers twelve months a year – indoors. She will take you through the steps of how to successfully grow and maintain beautiful plants in your home and trouble shoot any problems that you may be experiencing.


Japanese Maples and Small Ornamentals

November 10, 2017 One of our loveliest trees, the Japanese Maple adds beauty to almost any landscape. Cobb County Master Gardener Patsy Bassett, will share her extensive knowledge of Japanese Maples and other small ornamentals that will kick up your landscape a notch or two!

Don’t forget to bring your lunch!