MGAWC members & guests at December 2015 Volunteer Recognition Night potluck with musical entertainment & door prizes for everyone: Nancy, Jackie, Phyllis & Val (seated), Dorothy with Olive, Mary, Martha, Phyllis, Connie, Maria, Mary, Janet & Larry (front row), Joe, Wayne, Cathy, Doris, Janet, Ralph, Don, Marion, Peggy & Arnetta (back row). Photo by Jim.

MGAWC members & guests at December 2015 Volunteer Recognition Night potluck with musical entertainment & door prizes for everyone: Nancy, Jackie, Phyllis & Val (seated), Dorothy with Olive, Mary, Martha, Phyllis, Connie, Maria, Mary, Janet & Larry (front row), Joe, Wayne, Cathy, Doris, Janet, Ralph, Don, Marion, Peggy & Arnetta (back row). Photo by Jim.

Established by volunteers in 1984, the Master Gardener Association of Wayne County (MGAWC) is dedicated to:

  • Distributing current research-based gardening information
  • Increasing environmental awareness
  • Promoting gardening activities
  • Supporting volunteerism

in southeastern Michigan with affordable and accessible activities.

Follow up info

The December potluck was a fun night of eating, socializing and enjoying music together. Everyone went home with at least one gift. Group photo above and a few more pictures under "Photos" along the top.

Info about the Calendar Garden, the garden in the pictures that were cycling during the December potluck, and a link to lots of pictures are in "Gardening News" under "Education" along the top.

Notes from Gail's outstanding January program on Tools are also in "Gardening News."

What we're up to

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

MGAWC membership meetings are the second Thursday evening beginning with the annual meeting in January, running through June, then picking up again in September and running through December. 2016 topics include garden tools, maple syrup and the annual spring opener with Dean. If there is interest, there might be a members' garden walk on the second Thursday evening of July.

UM-Dearborn Natural Areas Stewardship Saturdays take place the third Saturday afternoon of each month.

Where and when we meet

MGAWC members at the International Master Gardener Conference in Council Bluffs, Iowa. 

MGAWC members at the International Master Gardener Conference in Council Bluffs, Iowa. 

We have a Facebook Page, come check it out!