Upcoming Events

Plant Sale: April 28

Our annual plant sale will be April 28, 8:30 a.m. - 12 noon, at the Nixa Community Center, 701 N. Taylor Way, Nixa. Come early for best selection of quality, homegrown trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals, hanging baskets, vegetables, herbs, natives, house plants and more.

Proceeds fund our Christian County public garden projects, our scholarship, our seminars and other public events.


Membership Meetings

6:30 p.m., Central Bank of the Ozarks, Nixa, intersection of Hwy. 160 and Hwy. 14. Nonmembers welcome for programs and refreshments.

April 23 - "Protecting Yourself from Bites, Stings and Diseases in the Garden," presented by a naturalist from the Springfield Conservation Nature Center.


Advanced Training for Master Gardeners Only

"The Keyhole Garden, How to Build It, Fill It and Grow It" by Marva Ramsey of Master Gardeners of the Ozarks. Free. 1-4 p.m., Saturday, April 7, Ozark Community Center, Spring Room, 1530 W. Jackson St. PDF

Marva will cover:

  • History of keyhole gardening
  • Construction methods
  • Ingredients for the planting medium
  • Planting and maintenance ideas


OC Classes

March 24 - Build a keyhole garden bed at CCMG's demonstration garden at the OC. Details soon.