Author: Lynette Anderson

Join the Foundation and Meet New Friends

Olympia Farmers Market Garden

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

2021 MGFTC Calendar Sale!

The Master Gardener Foundation of Thurston County (MGFTC) is pleased to announce their new fundraiser, the 2021 MGFTC Calendar – Gardening Through the Seasons!

This wall calendar celebrates the three Master Gardener Demonstration Gardens in Thurston County. Beautiful photographs capture the gardens throughout the four seasons. In addition, each month has several gardening tips appropriate for the month.

Cost: $15 per calendar
Ordering is now available on the MGFTC Shop webpage!

Northwest Perennial Alliance – Virtual Garden Tours

Have you been missing visiting gardens this summer?

The Northwest Perennial Alliance has been filming member gardens to offer virtual visits while in-person visits are not possible.

Dozens of videos of beautiful home gardens can be viewed online.

Green Thumb Education Series

WSU Master Gardeners of Clallam County have made available a number of recorded workshops for personal educational purposes.

Presentations include topics such as:
– Greenhouses
– Inviting Native Bees into your Garden
– Simple Drip Irrigation
– Propagation of New Plants from Cuttings
– …and many more

WA Native Plant Society – Virtual Events

The Washington State Native Plant Society has made available a variety of online presentations on their website.

Check out these virtual events!