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Master Gardener Core Training

Join the next course of Master Gardener Core Training.  This course is for those interested in becoming a Master Gardener or for those who want to learn more about gardening.  Master Gardener volunteers educate community members on proper practices for growing plants.  The Poplar Bluff group includes Master Gardeners from Butler, Carter, New Madrid, Ripley, Stoddard and Wayne counties.  The first session on the agenda (PDF) begins February 24, 2015.  If you are interested in becoming a Master Gardener or learning about gardening contact the Butler County Extension Center at 573-686-8064 or print the application (PDF) and bring it to the office.

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

The Grandparents Raising Grandchildren support group meets at noon on the second Wednesday of the month at First Presbyterian Church in Poplar Bluff. Childcare is provided at no charge. Call for more details 573-686-8064. Grandparents Raising Grandchildren flyer (PDF)

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