Welcome to Master Gardeners of  Bergen County

Next Meeting
Tuesday, September 23th. Refreshment at 7:00 PM
 Speaker: Bruce Crawford
Topic: Hardy Bulbs for Four Seasons of Interest

County Administration Building
One Bergen Plaza, Hackensack, NJ
Click here for Directions

Member Login
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The Potting Shed  -  Newsletter
The Potting Shed
September 2014 Issue

Who Are Certified Master Gardeners?
Not just trained volunteers who are committed to horticultural and environmental.
 Click here for the details.

Save the Dates
  Our Annual Master Gardener Picnic
Tuesday September 9th from noon to 3PM
Hosted by Joe Lamela, Class of 1991
108 East Saddle River Road, Saddle River.
More details to follow.

Begern County Fair
Join us for our most visiable outreach program,
and have some fun in the process!

September 26th to28th
If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Jane Furman at mastergardener1@optimum.net or Carolyn Gretchen at dcgretchen76@gmail.com
If you just want to joint the fun,
Click Here for the Fair Flyer

We’d love to have you join us!
Native Plant Sellers and Discounts
Interested in Native Plants?  Click here to see Nancy Slowik's recommendations for Native Plants Suppliers.

We also added new garden centers offering Master
Gardeners discounts: Fairfield Gardens and American Nursery.
See the full list and details under Members, Shopping Discounts,

NJBG 30th Anniversary
Come celebrate the 30th Anniversary Gala and fund raiser to benefit the Carriage House Restoration Fund. It will be a fun evening with door prizes and a silent auction offering many interesting and unique items. The cost includes a cocktail hour, dinner, dessert and drinks. And to top it off they will have guest Speakers are Susan Lowry and Nancy Berner - authors of the “Gardens of the Garden State“(to be published October, 2014), “Gardens of the Hudson Valley“ and “The Garden Guide: New York City”.
For details or registration pick one:
Click Here for a printable form, or Click Here to register online.

2014 State Conference
100 Years & Still Growing
October 11, 2014

Hear nationally acclaimed garden author, TV/radio
host Melinda Myers share creative ideas for
Garden Renewal
Listen to expert Kathleen Gagan, recognized
gardening authority, present A Passion for
Enjoy Bruce Crawford, Director of Rutgers
Gardens and author of numerous Fine Gardening
articles, recommend Shrubs for All Seasons

Click Here for registration form and details