Art Poster Contest!!

Students!  Here is your chance to join a good cause, have fun, and win prizes! As part of the Piedmont Master Gardeners event THE FUTURE OF OUR LANDSCAPES IN A CHANGING ENVIRONMENT, we are holding an Art Poster Contest on…

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2019 Gardening Grants

It’s that time of year again! The Piedmont Master Gardener Association, a volunteer organization within the Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE), offers grants to Grades K-12 educators in Charlottesville City and Albemarle County. These grants are dedicated exclusively to education related…

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Elementary school gardening

Second grade students from Greer Elementary School in Albemarle County are putting their green thumbs to work: http://www.nbc29.com/Clip/14402617/greer-elementary-school-students-harvest-plants-from-their-garden

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Time to apply for a Gardening Grant

The Piedmont Master Gardener Association, a volunteer organization within the Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE), offers grants to Grades K-12 educators in Charlottesville City and Albemarle County. These grants are dedicated exclusively to education related to horticulture and or gardens. We…

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The Gillenwater Story

One of our own volunteers, Jay Y. Gillenwater, is the subject of a new documentary presented by the Heritage Film Project. An article about the upcoming film and Jay can be read at The Daily Progress.  Check out the promo…

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IT’S LIKE A JUNGLE IN HERE!

Article written by our own Sue Martin, first published in Inside Ivy.   The 2017 Piedmont Master Gardener and Charlottesville Area Tree Stewards Spring Sale It’s May 11, two days before the Piedmont Master Gardener and Charlottesville Area Tree Stewards…

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The Spring Plant Sale!

It’s almost here!  The annual Piedmont Master Gardeners Spring Plant sale has a long history of providing great plants at fair prices.  Everything from vegetable garden starters to house plants and natives, we have it all along with the expert…

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