DEMO GARDEN SELECTED AS EAGLE SCOUT PROJECT by Sondra Henley

Eagle Scout project

Sondra Henley, Demo Garden Project Manager, discusses Phase 3 of the Demo Garden Redesign with Eagle Scout Clay Vinson. Clay has selected Phase 3 of the Demo Garden as his Eagle Scout Project, which More...

by Audrey Giles | Published 4 weeks ago
upside down germancake

UPSIDE DOWN GERMAN CHOCOLATE CAKE

Try this delicious version of German Chocolate Cake. Ann Moore brought this cake to a class and provided the recipe which was requested More...

100_0603

FEBRUARY

We will soon see signs of Spring beginning with crocus and other early blooming plants. If you don’t have these lovely little More...

short programs

JANUARY MEETING

  January’s monthly meeting was held Tuesday, Jan. 12th with a very good attendance. We had three of our members present More...

guests christmas party

FRIENDS OF MG AWARD FOR 2015

The Friends of Master Gardener awards are presented to persons or groups that have donated monies, services, or materials to Chilton More...

City guests at Christmas

DECEMBER CHRISTMAS LUNCHEON

Chilton County Master Gardeners enjoyed a colorful, bountiful Christmas Luncheon for the month of December. Many members helped with More...

Demo garden volunteers

DEMO GARDEN UPDATE: by Sondra Henley

This past week Ann Moore and Julie Soileau lined the tool shed flower bed at the Demo Garden with rocks. With this improvement the More...

Rock gathering group

GATHERING STONES: by Sondra Henley

Several Chilton County Master Gardeners met at Rick Miller’s Lake Mitchell home to gather rocks for the rock garden that he is More...

UA arboretum tour

UA ARBORETUM TOUR

Several of the Chilton County Master Gardeners, one member from Jefferson County, and Paula Blevins-Russell’s mother toured the More...

DEMO GARDEN UPDATE: by Sondra Henley

Demo garden volunteers

This past week Ann Moore and Julie Soileau lined the tool shed flower bed at the Demo Garden with rocks. With this improvement the shape of  of the bed is much better defined.  Paula More...

GATHERING STONES: by Sondra Henley

Rock gathering group

Several Chilton County Master Gardeners met at Rick Miller’s Lake Mitchell home to gather rocks for the rock garden that he is developing at the Demo Garden. Members that More...

CREC THANK YOU SUPPER

Crec Thank you supper

The Chilton Research and Extension Center hosted their annual “THANK YOU SUPPER” on October 29th for all the Master Gardeners that helped with the Farm, Home, and More...

short programs

JANUARY MEETING

  January’s monthly meeting was held Tuesday, Jan. 12th with a very good attendance. We had three of our members present the program. Alice Broome did a presentation on More...

DECEMBER CHRISTMAS LUNCHEON

Chilton County Master Gardeners enjoyed a colorful, bountiful Christmas Luncheon for the month of December. Many members helped with the food and preparation. Christmas Home More...

MASTER GARDENERS PRUNE CREPE MYRTLES by Sondra Henley

MG getting ready to prune crepe myrtles

  Master Gardeners Don Burdette and Lee and Wally Walters determine pruning cuts to one of the crepe myrtle trees at More...

PLANTING CLANTON & JEMISON

Planting clanton

This past Thursday found CCMGA members playing in the “dirt”,  planting flowers in the pots More...

Wilma and Ed A TRIBUTE: ED & WILMA SIMMONS by Trisha Williams

Chilton County Master Gardeners lost two long time members in 2015. Thomas Edward (Ed) and Wilma Jean...

don resized 2 MEET DON BURDETTE by Sondra Henley

     Don was an intern in the 2015 MG Class and he recently received his...

IMG_0074.JPG MEET PAT & JERRY FARMER

Pat Farmer is the newly elected President of Chilton County Master Gardener Association for 2015. CCMGA...

UA ARBORETUM TOUR

UA arboretum tour

Several of the Chilton County Master Gardeners, one member from Jefferson County, and Paula Blevins-Russell’s More...

ALDRIDGE SPRING GARDEN TOUR

Our group really enjoyed a trip to Aldridge Gardens in Hoover this month. We had said last year when we visited..

INTERNS TOUR CREC ORCHARDS

Earlier this month CCMGA interns took a tour of the Chilton Research and Extension Center to learn about the peaches, plums,..

FEBRUARY

100_0603

We will soon see signs of Spring beginning with crocus and other early blooming plants. If you don’t have More...

JANUARY

January is a great time to do your garden tool maintenance–clean, oil  and sharpen tools.  You may also want to do..

DECEMBER

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

FRIENDS OF MG AWARD FOR 2015

guests christmas party The Friends of Master Gardener awards are presented to persons or groups that have donated monies, services, or materials to Chilton..

MASTER GARDENERS PRUNE CREPE MYRTLES by Sondra Henley

MG getting ready to prune crepe myrtles   Master Gardeners Don Burdette and Lee and Wally Walters determine pruning cuts to one of the crepe myrtle trees at..
Swedish fest booth

THORSBY SWEDISH FESTIVAL

CCMGA members participated in the Thorsby Swedish Festival this year with 2 booths, selling handmade crafts, home baked goodies, potted flowers..
upside down germancake

UPSIDE DOWN GERMAN CHOCOLATE CAKE

Try this delicious version of German Chocolate Cake. Ann Moore brought this cake to a class and provided the recipe which..
2014-12-09 CCMGA CHRISTMAS 2014 116

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..