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Events listed here are also eligible to be included in my emailed garden newsletter. Your event should appear on this site within a day or two of submission.


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Fruit Trees for the Homeowner

Date: 01 March 2017 - 01 March 2017
Time: 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Cost: No Cost
Location: Gwinnett County Government Annex Building, 750 South Perry St., Lawrenceville, GA 30046
Phone: (678) 377-4011


Many fruit trees can provide abundant fruit if given the proper growing conditions. Gwinnett County Extension Agent Timothy Daly will discuss the best fruit trees for homeowners, and ways to keep them productive. There is no charge, but register by February 27, 2016. To register, contact Timothy Daly at 678.377.4011 or

Thyme to Read Book Club

Date: 10 March 2017 - 10 March 2017
Time: 1015a - 1130a
Cost: free
Location: Cobb County Water Lab, 660 S Cobb Dr & Atlanta Rd
Phone: (770) 998-8737


Drifting Into Darien by Janisse Ray, facilitator JoAnn Newman

Edible Landscaping

Date: 23 March 2017 - 23 March 2017
Time: Noon-1 PM
Cost: Free
Location: Clayton County International Park 2300 Highway 138, Jonesboro
Phone: (770) 473-3945


Create a beautiful yard that returns high-quality food while integrating food producing plants throughout your landscape. Saving money never looked and tasted so good! Taught by Deborah Cannon, Master Gardener Extension Volunteer.

This class is free, but please let us know you are coming. Register by email at or by phone at 770-473-3945.

39th Annual Spring Atlanta Home Show

Date: 24 March 2017 - 26 March 2017
Time: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Cost: $10 general admission, free for children 12 and under and seniors 65 and older (with ID)
Location: Cobb Galleria Centre
Phone: (770) 798-1997


Georgia’s largest home show includes over 350 experts in the home remodeling and landscaping industries showcasing the latest products and services designed to remodel, repair and refresh homes of all sizes and styles. HGTV and DIY Network’s Jeff Devlin will speak Saturday, March 25 at 1 and 3 p.m. Walter Reeves will speak at noon on Friday, March 24 and broadcast live Saturday morning, March 25. Admission is $10. Free for children 12 and under and adults 65 and older (with ID).

Hypertufa Class: Go Home with Your Own Hypertufa

Date: 25 March 2017 - 25 March 2017
Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Cost: SGG Member: $30 Non-Member: $40
Location: Smith-Gilbert Gardens 2382 Pine Mountain Rd Kennesaw, GA 30152
Phone: (770) 919-0248


Hypertufa is a mixture of concrete, peat moss and perlite. Creative gardeners use this concoction to make their own troughs, flower pots, bird baths and free from sculpture. All supplies provided, you bring your imagination and will go home with your finished flower trough.
Instructor: Lee Culver
Sat. Mar. 25 1-4pm
Fee: SGG Member $30 – Non-Member $40
Pre-registration. Space is limited.

2017 Forsyth County Master Gardener Plant Sale

Date: 31 March 2017 - 01 April 2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Cost: Free
Location: The Barn @ Cumming Fairgrounds, 235 Castleberry Rd., Cumming, GA 30040
Phone: (770) 887-2418


Gardening enthusiasts will find high quality native plants, perennials, annuals, trees, shrubs, and unique garden items available from our vendors. Knowledgeable Master Gardeners will answer all your gardening questions and share up to date research based information. The Master Gardener booth will have a variety of plants from their gardens for purchase and will provide instructions for replanting and caring for your new addition. Attend one of the many presentations provided by our vendors.