Friday, July 15, 2016

We need your help! Call for photos! (photos needed of EMGs working on projects)

As the State Office has been working to create marketing and branding materials for the Extension Master Gardener Program, we have seen a growing need for pictures taken of EMGs working on different projects, both current as well as past projects. If you wish to contribute, please send photos for which you have permission to use via email to our Communications Coordinator, Riley Sixta at We deeply appreciate anything that you can contribute!  Anyone who submits photos will have their e-mail address entered into a random drawing for a prize!

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Arlington/Alexandria July Events

The following events are scheduled by VCE Master Gardeners in Arlington and Alexandria. July events are posted online at 

Wednesdays in the Garden―July 27, 7 to 9 p.m.,Arlington Central Library, 1015 N. Quincy St., Arlington 22201. This series, taught by Arlington Food Assistance Center volunteers and VCE Master Gardeners, is designed to teach gardening skills to a wide audience. Topics by date: July 6, Pollination, Pollinators & Flowers; July 13, Lasagna Gardens: The Layered Approach; July 20, Seed Saving;July 27, Soil Building, Composting, Compost Tea. Free. No registration required. To confirm topic and room number, check the Arlington Library Events Calendar at or call the library at 703-228-5990