Master Gardener Volunteers

Master Gardener Logo UW-Extension Master Gardener Program

Fall Master Gardener Meeting

Date:  November 9, Thursday

Time & Location: 

1-2:30 pm; Kenosha County Center Hearing Room

Education:  “Plants, Emotions, & Your Nose” Amy Freidig,  MGV Program Coordinator


Time & Location:

6-7:30 pm; Ives Grove Auditorium

Education:   Silvics – Aaron Schauer—  Arboriculture Instructor, Gateway Technical College

Project Sign-Up for 2018 will take place at these meetings.




Master Gardener Volunteer Level 1 Training:  


If you are interested in the Master Gardener Level 1 Training Program,   contact Jeanne Hilinske-Christensen, UW-Extension Interim Horticulture Educator for Racine and Kenosha Counties:

The mandatory orientation meeting for the fall 2017 has already taken place.  Future Level 1 training will be scheduled in 2018.

For detailed information on becoming a Master Gardener Volunteer, please visit Wisconsin Master Gardener Program.

2016 Annual Report – Kenosha  kenosha2016aar

Are you looking for a Master Gardener to give a presentation to your group?

Do you have a community project for Master Gardeners?

Forms for Master Gardener Volunteers

Master Gardener Program and Racine/Kenosha Master Gardener Association

Racine/Kenosha Master Gardener Association

Business meetings begin at 6:30 p.m.
Educational programs typically start at 7:15 p.m.


Date Location Speaker Topic
January 23 Kenosha Stewart Dempsey Art in the Garden
February 20 Kenosha Project Coordinators RKMGA Project Showcase
March 27 Kenosha Gale Borger , Gerry’s Garden Succulents
April 24 Kenosha Mariette Nowak Birdscaping in the Midwest
May 22 Kenosha Peter Poli, Humdinger Honey Works Beekeeping
June 26 Tour Scott Thompson, Thompson Strawberry Farm Growing Strawberries
July 24 Kenosha Matthew Collins, Director, Kenosha Cty Parks EAB in Petrifying Springs Park
August 28 Tour Ron & Lisa Stark, Hoyer Homestead, MGVs Community Supported Agriculture
September 25 Kenosha Kelsay Shaw, Possibility Place Nurser Site Selection for Trees and Shrubs
October 23 Kenosha Dale Sievert Moss Gardens
November 13 Kenosha  Jim Stute, Michael Fields Institute Sustainable Agriculture
December 18 Kenosha RKMGA Holiday Potluck


**Kenosha County Location:
Kenosha County Center, 19600 75th St, Bristol (NE corner of Highways 45 & 50)