Mission Statement for Cherokee County Master Gardeners

To stimulate the love for and increase the knowledge of gardening and
to voluntarily and enthusiastically share this knowledge with others

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Adopt a Senior

  Master Gardener Adopt A Senior

Cherokee County Master Gardeners spread holiday cheer with 9 gift Bags and a Cash Donation to the Adopt A Senior 2023 program through Cherokee County Senior Services.  Learn more about our Senior Programs Click Here

Feb March 2024
CCMG Newsletter

Call for Volunteer Birdbird Monitors

BRRR … winter has finally arrived. Although winter is a time for nature to sleep and recharge, to me, it is the season to prepare … to prepare for Spring.


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Encompass Ministries (Papa's Pantry) 6551 Commerce Parkway, Woodstock, GA, United States

Dreaming of luscious tomatoes this summer? Time to get in gear and learn techniques and tips today to ensure a bountiful harvest this summer. The class will include seed starting […]


Learn, Grow and Eat! – Gardening for Youth

Veterans Park 7345 Cumming Hwy, Canton, GA, United States

This class is designed to encourage children to have fun and get growing in the garden. Cherokee County Master Gardeners Barb Schirmer and Crystal West will provide activities that help […]


Growing Tomatoes for Maximum Yield

Veterans Park 7345 Cumming Hwy, Canton, GA, United States

Turn your tomato growing efforts into success with tips of the trade shared by Cherokee County Master Gardener, Ron Fister. You will understand the plant growth habits, learn to choose […]


Vegetable and Fruit Gardening – Plant, Grow, Eat!

Veterans Park 7345 Cumming Hwy, Canton, GA, United States

From beets to zucchini, here is a class to help you create the ultimate "garden-to-table" experience of your own. Cherokee County Master Gardener Jean Richter will share helpful information to […]


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Join Turf Grass Expert and Cherokee Master Gardener Ron Fister with Cherokee County Extension Agent Josh Fuder who will explain the management and care of Turf Grass Lawns in Georgia and types of grass, herbicides, watering and other elements to make your lawn successful.

Restoring and Establishing Turf Grasses

Boost Your Homes Curb Appeal with exciting session with Cherokee County Master Gardener Volunteer, Nancy McCarthy.  Nancy provides some tips and tricks to improve the exterior of your home whether for getting ready for market or just want improvement to showcase your home and update your exterior yard.

Landscaping for Curb Appeal

Heavenly Hydrangeas Cultivation & Variety Selection

Join us for a lively and informative webinar about Hydrangeas.  Cherokee County Master Gardener, Mariana DiVita discusses the different types of hydrangeas, varieties, and how to succeed with them in north Georgia

Join Veronica Steffensmeier, Extension Master Gardener, as she discusses the advantages of Fall vegetable gardening. Variety selection, growing conditions and timing are also discussed.

Fabulous Fall Vegetable Gardening

Mariana DiVita, Extension Master Gardener and Vice President of the Greater Atlanta Begonia Society, shares her passion for this beautiful family of plants. She explains cultivation, varieties, classification and propagation

Wonderful World of Herbs

Join us for a lively and informative webinar about the Wonderful World of Herb Gardening.  Cherokee County Master Gardener, Linda Freedman, discusses practical herbs to grow in containers and the landscape.

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We Provide for our Mission in Cherokee County by working with the UGA County Extension Office.  Additionally, we sponsor live and digital programs and videos.  Our purpose is to assist you in Having An Amazing Gardening Experience here in Cherokee County….

Published & emailed 6 times a year.  Tips and articles that will make your Garden and Landscape Beautiful & Amazing…                    Also includes calendar of Events & Activities  

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