The 2016 Master Gardener Volunteer Training classes will be held every Wednesday, March 16 through June 1, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Kenosha County Center (19600 75th Street, Bristol).
Racine/Kenosha Master Gardeners is no longer accepting applications for the 2016 class.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to add your name to the list for the 2017 class.
Racine/Kenosha Master Gardener Association
The mission of the Racine/Kenosha Master Gardener Association (RKMGA) is to educate, beautify, and preserve the community through trained Master Gardener Volunteers. We have about 200 members and more than 30 projects throughout Racine and Kenosha counties. Our diverse range of volunteer opportunities includes staffing a plant help line, creating and maintaining demonstration gardens, working with youth, teaching horticultural skills to adults with disabilities, and sharing information at special events. The Racine/Kenosha Master Gardener Association is part of the Wisconsin Master Gardener Association.
- RKMGA Quarterly Newsletters
- 2015 Annual Report – Kenosha
- Racine/Kenosha Master Gardener Association By-Laws (pdf format)
Are you looking for a Master Gardener to give a presentation to your group?
Master Gardener Program and Racine/Kenosha Master Gardener Association
- Definitions of UW-Extension Master Gardener Program and the Racine/Kenosha Master Gardener Association
Frequently Asked Questions
Forms for Master Gardener Volunteers
- 2016 Master Gardener Volunteer Timesheet: PDF Format | Word Format | Excel Format
- 2016 Project Report Form: PDF Format | Word Format
- MGV Care To Share Form: PDF Format | Word Format
- Master Gardener Volunteer Exemption from Hours Request: PDF
- Master Gardener Volunteer Project Sign In/Out Form: Kenosha Project | Racine Project
Racine/Kenosha Master Gardener Educational Programs
Racine/Kenosha Master Gardener Educational Programs are free and open to the public.
Business meetings begin at 6:30 p.m.
Educational programs typically start at 7:15 p.m.
|Feb 15||Kenosha**||Project Coordinators||RKMGA Project Showcase|
|March 21||Racine*||Lisa Stark, MGV and Faculty, Mount Mary University||Putting Health on the Shelf|
|April 25||Kenosha**||Margie Hannes & Kris Pfeiffer, MGVs||Rain Gardens|
|May 23||Tour||Quinn Pigott, Aqua Terra Farms||Aquaponics|
|June 27||Racine*||Patti Nagai, Retired Horticulture Educator||Growing Tomatoes|
|July 25||Tour||Gateway Technical College – Kenosha||Horticulture Center|
|Sept 26||Racine*||Jennifer Happ, Riverfront||Therapeutic Gardening|
|Dec 12||Kenosha**||Holiday Potluck, Graduation, Awards|
*Racine County Location:
Gateway SCJ iMET Center, 2320 Renaissance Blvd, Sturtevant (Highway H, between Highways 11 and 20)
**Kenosha County Location:
Kenosha County Center, 19600 75th St, Bristol (NE corner of Highways 45 & 50)
Please check back for information on the speakers and topics.