Welcome to Master Gardeners of  Bergen County


Next Meeting
Tuesday, March 24,. Refreshment at 7:00 PM
 Speaker:  Arnie Friedman 
Topic: Water, Water, Everywhere!

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


A Snow Day
Well, if like snow but you're stuck inside, click here
for a peek at Grounds for Sculpture in the Snow!


Member Login
This website is dedicated to the public and Master Gardeners, if you are a Master Gardener and would like to get a password, click here and give us a your
name, email and the password you would like to use.


The Potting Shed  -  Newsletter
The Potting Shed
March 2015 Issue


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


Volunteer Reporting
It's that time of the year MG of BC has to report the 2014 volunteer activity and education details to Rutgers and the RCE. Click here for one of the two ways you can track your hours. Electronic Excel From, or Paper Mail In
If you have any questions contact Donna Karpel at donna9189@gmail.com


Winter 2014 Syllabus
Do you need educational hours to meet your Master Gardener requirements, or would like to brush-up on a topic?
Click here to check out the Fall 2014 REC syllabus.


Rutgers Home Gardeners School
Join us March 21st for the 39 annual Home Gardeners School. This is a wonderful way to learn, and earn MG continuing education hours. Lick a link for details.
Registration Brochure
Online Registration and Information
Map and Directions


The Hermitage
The Hermitage is an 1848 House Museum 
and a National Historic Landmark
Check out the history of our oldest volunteer site.




Master Gardeners at Bergen County Fair
Check out our biggest outreach event of the year!
Click here of you would like to save the file to your computer.

Also check out: the "2014 Bergen County Fair" video:
Click here for YouTube version, or here for download version


Volunteers Decorate Skylands Manor
 The Skylands Association of the New Jersey Botanical Gardens presents a Renaissance Holiday for the "2014 Holiday Open House". This video features the dedicated volunteers who made it possible.
Click Here to see the Holiday Decorations.


Flower and Garden Shows
For four weekends straight, you can get your horticultural fix, with garden displays, lectures, workshops and vendors.
Click a link to learn more!
February 28-March 8 - Philadelphia Flower Show
March 12-15 - Springfest Garden Show


School Garden Conference
Sponsored by Rutgers Master Gardeners of Monmouth County March 6, 2015
Topics include: Habitat Gardens - Monarchs and Milkweed -
Composting and Worm Composting - and more.
Click Here for more Information  or  Registration.

Let the Volunteering Begin!
Saturday March 28th, The Thielke Arboretum, located at 460 Doremus Avenue, Glen Rock, will hold its first Volunteer Day of the Spring season on Saturday, March 28, 2015 from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM.  Click Here for details!