May 23 – 29 WSU Master Gardener Volunteer Week

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Governor Jay Inslee has proclaimed May 23 – 29, 2016 as WSU Master Gardener Volunteer Week in Washington State! Join us in celebrating 43 years of service to the citizens of our state. This great program has been emulated in

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2016 FREE Composting Workshops Schedule

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Our 2016 Composting Workshop Schedule is posted at http://extension.wsu.edu/thurston/gardening/composting/ Classes run April 23rd – Oct. 8th. See schedule for various locations.

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Join Us and Meet New Friends: Master Gardener Foundation of Thurston County

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For a yearly membership fee of $10, you can become a member of our Foundation. You don’t even need to be a master gardener or a master recycler-composter! Join our community and you will meet like-minded people interested in gardening, recycling and composting.

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FREE Dirtworks Children’s Garden Programs July 5th – August 23rd

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Join us for summer fun and hands-on learning in the Dirt Works Children’s Garden! WSU Master Gardener volunteers teach children ages 4-12 horticulture and environmental science education through fun and creative activities. Young gardeners are introduced to the art and science of gardening while developing community service values. The bounty raised from the garden will be donated to the Thurston County Food Bank and flowers given to local nursing homes.
Program Schedule & Theme: Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. to Noon.

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Sign up for the Fred Meyer Community Rewards program

A Master Gardener works with two day-camp attendees at Thurston County's Dirt Works demonstration garden.

During the first quarter of 2015, 27 households designated MGFTC and we will be receiving a check for $41.95. Let’s keep going!!!! Link your cards and ask friends and family to link their cards. The more cards that are linked to the MGFTC organization means additional monies received.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Linking your FM Rewards card will NOT make a difference to your personal rewards rebate.

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