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Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers

Since 1979, North Carolina Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers (EMGVs) have been leaders in this internationally acclaimed program, guiding homeowners in making environmentally sound decisions in their landscapes. Trained by North Carolina State University faculty and staff, EMGVs provide research-based information about gardening and environmental stewardship to individuals and communities across the state. EMGVs engage the community through education and outreach on a wide variety of subjects and through a broad spectrum of projects, all designed to maximize their impact.

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Container Gardening Workshop

The Master Gardeners of McDowell County along with Settlemyre Nursery invite you to join a Container Gardening Workshop on …


Sourwood Honey Tasting Contest

Who loves sourwood honey? On September 8, 7 p.m., at Keeper’s Cut Meadery, 175 West Henderson Street, the public …

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Saving Seeds in McDowell

The first thing that comes to my mind when I think of the library is BOOKS. I do love …