Master Gardener training details

Last modified: Monday, January 01, 0001
What: Training to become a certified master gardener through the Western Massachusetts Master Gardener Association. Application deadline is Oct. 1.

When: January to April 2015. Thirteen weeks, one day a week at Holyoke Community College.

Who: People who love gardening, are willing to learn and willing to volunteer to teach others good gardening practices.

Cost: $300. Rebate of $75 if volunteer requirements completed by Dec. 31, 2015.

Program requirements: Complete course as well as 60 hours of volunteer work before certification.

Application procedure: Download application from www.wmmga.org or contact Laura Dumouchel at laura.dumouchel@gmail.com or call her at 743-7976.