General Program Schedule for 2022/2023

  • Application opens August 3 and closes September 15, 2022
  • Intro to Woody ID offered in Sept/Oct (recommended prerequisite)
  • Garden Fundamentals (recommended prerequisite for less experienced/new to Calgary gardeners) offered ON-DEMAND
  • Master Gardener Part A course starts Tuesday, October 25, 2022 and runs until Tuesday, December 20, 2022
  • Master Gardener Part B course starts Tuesday, January 17, 2023 and runs until Tuesday, April 4, 2023
  • Class is from 7:00-9:00 pm on both Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • The online class will be hosted concurrently with the in-person class*

The 2022/2023 application form is available online.

The curriculum is varied and encompasses a variety of topics. There is an emphasis on gardening successfully “under the arch” in our Calgary climate. Here are the modules that will be covered in this Master Gardener program.

Master Gardener course schedule

Part A (October to December)Part B (January to April )
Tuesdays and Thursdays 7:00–9:00 pm.
In person: Rutland Park Community Association Sports Hall.
Online: Microsoft Teams
Tuesdays and Thursdays 7:00–9:00 pm.
In person: Rutland Park Community Association Sports Hall.
Online: Microsoft Teams
Topics: Climate, Soil and Soil Amendments, Plant Groupings, Botany, General Plant Care, Houseplants, Lawn Care, Irrigation, CommunicationsTopics: Pathology, Insects, Non-insect Pests, Weeds, IPM, Tree Care, Design Overview, Greenhouses, Edibles, Flowering Plants, Propagation
* Alberta Health Services public health requirements permitting.
The Society reserves the right to change the program location and format if required.

Master Gardener recommended prerequisite course schedule

These classes are open to everyone. Watch the What’s Happening Calendar to register.

Garden JournalingSpring class, has passed for this year.
Garden FundamentalsON-DEMAND CLASS: Details and registration here.
Introduction to Woody IDSeptember–October 2022. Details and registration here.

If you wish to register online and receive the membership discount and are not currently a member, sign up for a Society membership a day prior to registering each class/course. If you would like to do both at the same time, please call the office at 403.287.3469 and speak to Gail.

Master Gardener Calendar

Prerequisites listed here.

Have Questions?

Visit the Master Gardener page and see our Master Gardener FAQs page. If you don’t find the answer to your question, email Michelle Edworthy our Master Gardener Coordinator.

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