2014 CHRISTMAS HOME TOUR

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Chilton County Master Gardeners are sponsoring their second Christmas Home Tour on Sunday, Dec. 14 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm. The homes of Millard and Linda Abrams, Richard and Sally Moore, Gene and Geraldine 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 today, October 11th. There were many people out and about enjoying 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...

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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. The More...

BLOUNT COUNTY FALL SEMINAR

Interns Sarah Saunders and Treasia Bennett joined Sondra Henley on a trip to the Blount County Master Gardeners Fall Seminar at the Palisades Park in Oneonta on September 25th. 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...

NOVEMBER

Plant now for spring

Plants bulbs this month for spring color. Other gardening tasks for November include planting hardy annuals More...

OCTOBER

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

SEPTEMBER

Watch for red Spider Lilies to appear like magic this month. You will see them in yards, along roads, in pastures,..

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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MEMBERS EARN STAR AWARDS

The February meeting of the CCMGA was highlighted by many members earning stars and badges.  The Bronze Star requires 100-299 volunteer..