Master gardener course to be offered

KEARNEYSVILLE - Applications are now being accepted for the Berkeley-Jefferson Extension Master Gardener Course which will be held from 12:30 to 4 p.m. every Monday, Feb. 25 to May 6, 2013, at the Kearneysville Tree Fruit Research and Education Center and the fee is $100. The application deadline is Jan. 15, 2013, and space is limited.

2013 Berkeley / Jefferson Master Gardener Course Application
The 2013 Spring Berkeley/Jefferson County Master Gardener class will be offered from 12:30 4:00 PM on Mondays, beginning February 25, at the WVU Tree Fruit Research and Education Center in Kearneysville. Classes will be completed on Monday, May 6, with Graduation ceremonies held on the final day of classes.

Course cost will be $100.00, payable upon notification of acceptance into the program.

Please complete the application form (Linked below) and return it to the Extension Office address listed, No later than noon on January 15, 2013. Due to space limitations, it is possible that not everyone who applies for the 2013 class will be accepted. Applications will be reviewed by a selection committee of Extension agents and certified Extension Master Gardeners, references will be checked, and you will be notified the week of February 11, 2013 if your application has been accepted. At that time, you will be asked to send the $100.00 registration fee to be received by the Extension office by February 18, 2013 to hold your place in the class. Notification of special needs is required at the time of application.

2013 Master Gardener Course Application

For more information or to request an application by mail, call the Extension Office at 304-264-1936