CHRISTMAS HOME TOUR

Homeowner Julia Woods with MG Sandra Saunders, Margaret Goolsby, Jane Mason & Teresa Davis

    The Chilton County Master Gardeners’ 2014 Christmas Home Tour was a great success. This was our 2nd year to hold the event. and the weather couldn’t have been better! We wish More...

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THORSBY SWEDISH FESTIVAL

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Chilton County Master Gardeners had a very successful show and plant sale at the Thorsby SWEDISH Festival held October 11th. There were many people out and about enjoying the unusually More...

PLANT SALE WORK DAYS

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Plant Sale work days to create crafts and prepare plants for sale are held as needed. CCMGA members gathered in President Sondra Henley’s garage to work on craft items.  More...

PLANT SALES

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Plant sales are the product of busy Master Gardeners! Plants are grown from seeds or cuttings, divided, and/or propagated and then potted for sale.  Sales are held at Heritage More...

Coosa Graduation

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Master Gardener Interns Sarah Saunders, Paula Blevins-Russell, and Treasia Bennett graduated from the 2014 Coosa County Master Gardener Class on December 2nd. Top Intern Hours More...

PLANTING DOWNTOWN CLANTON

Several of the CCMGA members helped fill the large cement planters in downtown Clanton with pansies on Tuesday of this week. This project is done in the spring and the fall. More...

INSTALLING RAIN BARREL WITH GUTTERS @ ACES OFFICE

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Jerry Farmer and Sondra Henley installed two rain barrels at the Chilton County Extension Office. These rain barrels will More...

JEMISON CITY HALL GETS A REDO

JEMISON GETS A REDO

Chilton County Master Gardeners recently gave a facelift to the Jemison City Hall drive-thru area. Old shrubs were More...

Sarah Saunders 2 (640x552) CONGRATULATIONS, SARAH SAUNDERS!

Third Place Winner in the 2014 Peach Cook Off,  Sarah Saunders won this honor with her...

IMG_1055 - Copy MEET JANE MASON

Jane is what I call a beautiful person. She is not only attractive on the outside...

IMG_1047 - Copy (205x142) MEET DIANE CLAPP

Diane Clapp is a native of Maplesville and has been married for 40 years to Clem...

ALDRIDGE GARDEN TOUR by Harriett Jackson

ALDRIDGE GARDENS TOUR

Fourteen members of the association took a walking tour of  Aldridge Gardens in Hoover Monday, Nov. 3. The More...

CITRUS TOUR

Arlie Powell conducted a tour of the orangery at Petals from the Past for CCMGA members.  He discussed the varieties of..

MT VIEW ORCHARDS

In September meeting CCMGA members visited Mt. View Orchards in Jemison, AL. We were greeted by Steve Wilson and Andy Millard...

DECEMBER

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Try forcing paper whites as a way to enjoy gardening during the winter.  December is a great month for armchair More...

NOVEMBER

Plants bulbs this month for spring color. Other gardening tasks for November include planting hardy annuals such as larkspur, poppies, pansies..

OCTOBER

Plant pansies, violas and snapdragons in mid-October for  fall and winter color. Ornamental kale, parsley, red mustard and Swiss chard are..

2014 AWARDS PRESENTED

DSC00118 Friends of Master Gardeners awards are presented to persons or groups that have donated monies, services or materials to CCMGA during..

CEDAR RIDGE VETERANS HOME PROJECT

photo (14) Chilton County Master Gardeners provided a makeover to the front of the Cedar Ridge Veterans Home in Thorsby.  A flowerbed was..
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RECRUITING IS NOT A DIRTY WORD!

Recruiting is a numbers game. Sondra recruits chairmen. How many people does she ask before she finds the right person for..
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PECAN PIE BARS

This is a pecan treat with a lovely shortbread type crust and it makes more servings than a pie. Pecan Pie..
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CCMGA AWARDED OUTSTANDING SERVICE AWARD

Chilton County Master Gardeners were awarded a plaque at their Christmas Luncheon Tuesday, Dec. 9th by the City of Jemison for..