Upcoming meetings

 Master Gardeners of the Ozarks Summer Garden Tour

Master Gardeners of the Ozarks will hold their "Celebrate Summer Garden Tour 2014" on Saturday, June 21, 2014. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. at the Senior Center in Kimberling City (Highway 13 to Kimberling Drive to the Senior Center). View new and old favorites:

  • Master Gardeners-sanctioned gardens at the Senior Center and the Kimberling Area Library Children's Garden in Kimberling City
  • Art Walk presented by the Art Guild of Kimberling City
  • Storm water control and beautification project in Kimberling City
  • Berries, Berries and More Berries at Persimmon Hill Berry Farm (Lunch will be catered by the Berry Farm from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
  • Mrs. Redford's private garden in Blue Eye — Her garden was front page news last summer. You won't want to miss this garden!
  • Tour the gardens at Big Cedar Lodge, along with ideas for home gardens
  • College of the Ozarks guided tours from 1 to 5 p.m. Vegetables, Flowers and Fruit for home and production.

You may drive your own car or you may chose to ride in an air conditioned van for a small additional charge. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Persimmon Hill Berry Farm near Lampe. Check the Master Gardeners of the Ozarks website  http://mgozarks.com for more information and to register or you may register by printing the form from the website and mailing your check to the Stone County Extension Center PO Box 345, Galena MO 65656.

Lunch is included in the tour price. Cost is $22 per person if you drive your own car and $37 if you chose to ride in a van. Registrations are due by June 1 if you wish to ride in a van; and by June 10 if providing your own transportation. Please call the Stone County Extension Center 417-357-6812 for more information.

Kimberling Area Library Gardening Classes

Click on the Master Gardeners link to find a list of classes and dates. These classes are held at the Kimberling Area Library in Kimberling City.

Brown Bag Lunch Garden Series 2014

Click on the Master Gardeners link to find a list of classes and dates. These classes are held at the Taney County Extension Center in Forsyth.

Front Porch Conversations with Garden People

These classes are held on the 2nd Thursday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in the Cassville Library lower level. For more information Front Porch Conversations

Master Gardeners of the Ozarks Fall Garden Workshop

Master Gardeners of the Ozarks Fall Garden Workshop will be held Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at the Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Kimberling City. Please mark this date on your calender. More details will be added as they become available.