Master Gardener course
The Tennessee Extension Master Gardeners program in Davidson County offers a unique opportunity for gardeners — young and old, new or experience — to engage in both classroom and practical learning of a wide variety of gardening and home horticulture topics.
UT/TSU Extension Davidson County offers the 13-week Master Gardener course each February. Every week a different topic is presented in a classroom setting by local experts, extension staff and certified Master Gardeners.
As the weather warms and spring approaches, the Master Gardeners of Davidson County will offer supplemental workshops at their five demonstration gardens to those wishing to enhance their learning experience and get to know other gardeners in their community.
Our Mentoring Program also pairs certified Master Gardener with members of the new class to help them achieve their personal learning goals and earn their certification, awarded by UT Extension upon completion of 40 hours of volunteer service and 8 hours of continuing education.
Classes will be held 6pm to 8:30pm including a break on Thursday nights starting on February 8th and the last class on May 3rd. . The 2018 Class Schedule will be posted soon. The location for the 2018 Master Gardener Program will be at the Andrew Price Memorial United Methodist Church, 2846 Lebanon Road, Donelson, Tennessee 37214. The classes are held in the large, downstairs meeting room. Enter through the front, side door.
Enrollment in the 2018 Master Gardener course for Davidson County
is now CLOSED. The class size has aready reached the maximum seating capacity.
The course fee is $150 per person or $250 per couple which pays for your class materials, name badge, and a copy of the NEW handbook, which replaces the 860-page Tennessee Master Gardener Handbook. Applications must be accompanied by the fee (made payable to "UT Extension") to be considered complete. Space is limited.
If you live outside of Metro Nashville, please visit the UT Extension website and locate your local county office to contact for enrollment dates and details.