Washington State University Extension

Yakima County

Master Gardener Events

Classes in the Garden!

Second and Fourth Saturdays of each month at 10:00 am
beginning May 14, 2016

Master Gardener Demonstration Garden
Ahtanum Youth Activities Park
1000 Ahtanum Blvd., Union Gap

All Classes are FREE!
And so is the parking.

Aug 13 – Caring for Roses

Basic Care, how to spot problems, summer pruning, dead-heading and more, to successfully grow this “Jewel of the Garden”.

Aug 27 – Xeric and Lawn-Free Gardening

Using ornamental grasses to add beauty to your garden. Learn which ones grow best in our area.

Sept 10 – Blueberries

How to grow sweet, delicious fruit in your home garden.

Sept 24 – Repurposing in the Garden

Repurpose containers and other garden objects; using garden art to enhance your “outdoor room”.

Oct 8 – Tucking in your Garden for Winter

What to do when the growing season is over.

Oct 22 – Children’s Program

Pumpkin fun for children. Kids will be provided with mini-pumpkins to create decorated masterpieces and take them home.

Home Grown!

An Hour With Master Gardeners

Third Saturday of each month at 10:00 am
beginning May 21, 2016

North Yakima Conservation District Greenhouses
1522 South 18th Avenue, Yakima

MG-HG1Classes in the Heirloom Garden

All Classes are FREE!
Please bring a folding chair.

Aug 20 – Seed Saving
Hands-on demonstration on how to save seed for tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, beans and peas..

Sep 17 – Put the Garden to Bed
Now is the time to clean-up the garden and prepare soil to get next year’s garden off to a good start.


Yakima County, 2403 S. 18th St. Suite 100, Union Gap, WA, 98903-1637, 509-574-1600, Contact Us
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