The Bluebonnet Master Gardeners Association will celebrate a successful year at a holiday dinner Dec. 5, 2017 from 6 to 9 p.m. at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Brenham. Members should contact Margarette Boswell to RSVP.
Highlights of 2017 activities include monthly lunch ’n learns, a kids’ summer camp, a citrus tree sale and a spring plant sale. Members volunteer their time at several garden projects in the four county BMGA area – Austin County, Colorado County, Fayette County and Washington County.
In January 2018 BMGA will host two open houses for prospective 2018 interns: Jan. 9, 2018, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Washington County sales facility, 1305 E. Blue Bell Rd., Brenham; and Jan. 11, 2018, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Austin County Extension Office, 20 South Holland, Bellville. Training classes begin Jan. 17, 2018 at the Austin County Extension Office in Bellville. Call (979) 865-2072 for more information.