General Program Schedule for 2019/2020
- Application opens May 1, 2019 & closes Oct 17, 2019
- Intro to Woody ID offered in Sept/Oct (recommended prerequisite)
- Master Gardener Part A course runs from Oct 30 2019 to January 15 2020
- Master Gardener Part B course runs from Feb 5 to April 15 2020
Application forms are online. Download the Master Gardener application form.
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 (Oct to January)||Part B (Feb to April )|
|Wednesdays from Oct 30 to December 11 and January 8 & 15, 9:30 am to 2:00 pm, at Living Spirit United Church (629 49 Avenue SW)||Wednesdays, Feb 5 to April 15, 9:30 am to 2:00 pm, at Living Spirit United Church (629 49 Avenue SW)|
|Topics: Climate, Soil and Soil Amendments, Plant Groupings, Botany, General Plant Care, Houseplants, Lawn Care, Irrigation, Communications||Topics: Pathology, Insects, Non-insect Pests, Weeds, IPM, Tree Care, Design Overview, Greenhouses, Edibles, Flowering Plants, Propagation|
Master Gardener recommended prerequisite class schedule
These classes are open to everyone. Click the date to register online or visit the What’s Happening calendar.
|Garden Journaling||Sunday Oct 20, 2019 1:00 to 4:00 pm (Society Office).
|Introduction to Woody Plant ID||Wednesdays from September 18
to October 23, 10:30 am to 1:30 pm
(Parkhill / Stanley Park Community Association)
|Calgary Garden Fundamentals||Spring course. Stay tuned for 2020 dates. Note this is not a requirement to take the course but would help novice gardeners or those who haven’t done science in a while.|
Master Gardener Calendar