If you haven’t read the March Scion Newsletter yet, you can now find it on the BCMG Website! (Had a technical hiccup earlier!)
Calling All Certified Master Gardners: Refresh your Plant Propagation knowledge and learn new techniques on Thu, Mar 29, from 9am-Noon at 3355 Cherry Ridge, 78230. Fee: $25; 3 CEUs. Workshop (bring your clippers) is limited to 30 BCMGs; register online.
Take a Look! Did you know Members can view BCMG documents (such as recent board minutes or the Bylaws), find forms (e.g. badge order), downloadable checklists for events or sign-in sheets, scholarship application & flyer, and our merchandise catalog in the File Cabinet on our BCMG website?
Please support your BCMG association by completing the Birdies for Charity pledge form! Make your check payable to “Birdies for Charity” and send in your pledge form. Or, make your donation online. For questions, more information or a pledge form, email Barbara Lutz or call 699-0663. And THANKS to you who have already responded!
Need Tomato Cages?? Email Andrew Waring if you are interested in purchasing tomato cages (type used at the CVG) as part of a group purchase.
SIGN-UP for VOLUNTEER EVENTS using the Event Calendar in the VOLUNTEER MANAGEMENT SYSTEM – VMS. Find number of volunteers still needed, who has signed up, Project Code and even request an event reminder!
Wed-Sat, Mar 14-17: SAGC Plant Sale Set-up and Sale
Wed, Mar 14: Fourth Annual Nutrition Summit
Fri, Mar 16: Judges for the County 4H Project Show
Mon, Mar 19: Build Earthkind topic displays for “Cultivating Communities” Landscape Fairs
Sat, Mar 24: 2018 Spring Youth Garden Educator Trg
Sat, Apr 21: First Cultivating Communities Landscape Fair
Tuesdays & Thursdays thru May 22: CVG Watering Team at SABOT
See all the Details for Classes in the Bexar County area on the new MG Calendar! Classes listed below may be of special interest to you:
Thu, Mar 15, 1-3pm: BCMG Mtg with Speaker Andrew Labay, SABOT Horticulturalist, discussing Grape Growing and also collaboration at the Culinary Garden.
You can find all the TEXAS MASTER GARDENER SPECIALIST COURSES offered in 2018 at the TMGA website. If you are interested in attending any courses, please email David Rodriguez, Extension Agent-Horticulture, Bexar County. BCMG CEU Code: 001. Note: NO Specialist Courses are scheduled to be held in San Antonio in 2018!
SPRING BLOOM THIS SATURDAY! The free event is the perfect opportunity to learn about expert gardening and landscape care — all while saving water.
Neighborhood Plant & Seed Sale on Sun, Mar 11, from 9am to 1pm at the Michell lake Audubon Center
Dinner Tonight: Quick and easy, Hot Alaska Salmon Melts.