Calendar of Events 2022 – Update always in Progress 01/11/2022

Happy Gardening in 2022


Community Announcements are mixed in with the regular TUMGA Meetings. Friends of Master Gardeners and friends in the community, this is a list of events we thought you might be interested in.


TUMGA MGEVS Work Calendar: If you have any questions regarding this decision,  please contact Jacob at the Ext. Office.
January TUMGA Calendar:  please click here TUMGA January 2022

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Thursday, January 13th – TUMGA Program Meeting – Toni Smith; Hiawassee Square Project
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Union County Civic Center
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Sunday, February 7th – North Fulton Master Gardeners – Zoom – Composting at Home
Time
: 2:00 pm
Learn the value of compost for your garden, the steps involved in making compost at home, and how to best use it in your garden. North Fulton Master Gardener George Scesney has many years of composting experience to share.
Register TODAY to reserve a place. More details about each class follow. Please share this email with your friends, family, neighbors and acquaintances who are garden lovers.
To register, please click here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_wT7tT8zMRu680tTWaiqMRQ or for more information on this series, please click here: https://www.nfmg.net/communityclasses.htm
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Thursday, February 10th – TUMGA Program Meeting – Moon Gardening presented by Elaine Bliss
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Union County Civic Center
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Tuesday, February 16th – North Fulton Master Gardeners – Zoom – Pruning and Maintaining Shrubs
Time
: 7:00 PM
North Fulton Master Gardener Willis Lanier describes why, when, and how to prune some of the most common shrubs in North Georgia.
Register TODAY to reserve a place. More details about each class follow. Please share this email with your friends, family, neighbors and acquaintances who are garden lovers.
To register, please click here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_wT7tT8zMRu680tTWaiqMRQ or for more information on this series, please click here: https://www.nfmg.net/communityclasses.htm
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Tuesday, March 8th – North Fulton Master Gardeners – Zoom – Protecting Georgia’s Pollinators
Time
: 7:00 PM
Learn how you can make a positive impact by helping out our local pollinators. Fulton County Extension Agent Melissa Mattee Murphy will review how to design a pollinator garden, attracting beneficial pollinators to your ornamental space, and how to construct a habitat for native bees. Tune in to see what all the buzz is about!
Register TODAY to reserve a place. More details about each class follow. Please share this email with your friends, family, neighbors and acquaintances who are garden lovers.
To register, please click here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_wT7tT8zMRu680tTWaiqMRQ or for more information on this series, please click here: https://www.nfmg.net/communityclasses.htm
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Thursday, March 10th – TUMGA Meeting
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Union County Civic Center
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Sunday, March 13th – North Fulton Master Gardeners – Zoom – All About Plant Toxins
Time
: 2:00 PM
For millions of years, plants have evolved to protect themselves from prey, disease, and encroachment as they are obviously immobile once situated. Their defenses are mechanical and chemical. A lot of the chemicals are toxins, which include allelopathy, insecticides, and fatal poisons. North Fulton Master Gardener Linda McGinn will discuss plants that produce toxins, with an overview of the history, chemistry, action, and current use.
Register TODAY to reserve a place. More details about each class follow. Please share this email with your friends, family, neighbors and acquaintances who are garden lovers.
To register, please click here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_wT7tT8zMRu680tTWaiqMRQ or for more information on this series, please click here: https://www.nfmg.net/communityclasses.htm
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Sunday, March 20th – North Fulton Master Gardeners – Zoom – Lawn Alternatives for a Healthier Environment
Time
: 2:00 PM
Shrink your lawn: Save money and time while enhancing biodiversity! North Fulton Master Gardeners Paula LindseyTom Redmon, and Sandra Shave explain how you can and should reduce your lawn size by making your own native habitat. Join the effort to create a country-wide Homegrown National Park and reduce your lawn size. Use low-growing natives; plant a native wildflower meadow; establish a pollinator garden; embellish those shady spots with natives; or just convert more of your lawn to native shrubs.
Register TODAY to reserve a place. More details about each class follow. Please share this email with your friends, family, neighbors and acquaintances who are garden lovers.
To register, please click here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_wT7tT8zMRu680tTWaiqMRQ or for more information on this series, please click here: https://www.nfmg.net/communityclasses.htm
———————————————————————————————————————————–Sunday, March 27th – North Fulton Master Gardeners – Zoom – Intro to Hydroponics: Learning the Basics to Enjoy Growing Without Soil
Time
: 2:00 PM
In this class, we will discuss basic principles of hydroponic gardening as well as ways to enjoy this technique year-round. North Fulton Master Gardener Ian Matthes will focus on and demonstrate simple systems that are easy to start with items from around the home. We will share fun project ideas to enjoy with students and kids at home!
Register TODAY to reserve a place. More details about each class follow. Please share this email with your friends, family, neighbors and acquaintances who are garden lovers.
To register, please click here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_wT7tT8zMRu680tTWaiqMRQ or for more information on this series, please click here: https://www.nfmg.net/communityclasses.htm
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Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Union County Civic Center
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Thursday, May 12th – TUMGA Meeting
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Union County Civic Center
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Thursday, June 9th – TUMGA Meeting
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Union County Civic Center
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Thursday, July 14th – TUMGA Meeting
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Union County Civic Center
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Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Union County Civic Center
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Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Union County Civic Center
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Thursday, October 13th – TUMGA Meeting
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Union County Civic Center
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Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Union County Civic Center
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