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Lake County Master Gardeners

9 homes showcased in Garden, Pond Tour

The Illiana Garden Pond Society showcases nine homes in this weekend's 2014 Illiana Garden and Pond Tour.

August 06, 2014 7:21 pm
Awards bloom for top master gardeners

Awards bloom for top master gardeners

SCHERERVILLE | The Lake County Master Gardeners Association celebrated its accomplishments at its annual awards banquet.

March 24, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Lake County Master Gardener announce 2014-15 scholarship program

CROWN POINT | The Lake County Master Gardeners are pleased to announce that they are continuing their scholarship program for the 2014-15 academic year. Scholarships will be awarded to undergraduate college & university students who are residents of Lake County. In addition to the majors…

February 04, 2014 2:39 pm

Lake County Master Gardeners announce scholarship program

CROWN POINT | The Lake County Master Gardeners are pleased to announce that they are continuing their scholarship program for the 2014-15 academic year. Scholarships will be awarded to undergraduate college & university students who are residents of Lake County.

November 15, 2013 11:15 am
Lake County Master Gardeners Add 32 to Membership

Lake County Master Gardeners Add 32 to Membership

CROWN POINT | The Lake County Master Gardeners added 31 new interns to their membership at the end of July with a celebration at St. Elijah’s reception hall in Crown Point. The new interns include a diverse range of people from teachers and clock makers to retirees – all with common thread, …

August 15, 2013 2:35 pm

Garden summer camp free to children

SCHERERVILLE | Youth 6 to 11 looking for something  to do outdoors this summer are invited to a free Garden Summer Camp at Tri Town Safety Village, 1350 Eagle Ridge Drive.

June 19, 2013 12:00 am

Master Gardeners seeks garden walk sites

To help others grow in the knowledge of what plants may thrive in local gardens, the Lake County Master Gardeners, with a membership of more than 300, is  asking home owners in Dyer, Schererville and St. John to share their gardens with the public for a garden walk planned for June 22.

May 10, 2013 12:00 am
Awards bloom for volunteer hours

Awards bloom for volunteer hours

SCHERERVILLE | Lake County Master Gardeners celebrated their service to the community together at the annual recognition banquet held at Teibel’s Restaurant.

January 20, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Scholarship Opportunity available

CROWN POINT | The Lake County Master Gardeners are pleased to announce that they are continuing their scholarship program for the 2013-14 academic year. Scholarships will be awarded to undergraduate college & university students who are residents of Lake County. In addition to the majors…

November 16, 2012 4:32 pm
Dealership hosts gardening event and makes donations

Dealership hosts gardening event and makes donations

MERRILLVILLE | Fifteen members of the Lake County Master Gardeners Association Inc. participated recently in the Mike Anderson Chevrolet Customer Appreciation Event, which included gardening lessons for customers and two large donations.

September 17, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Become a Lake County Master Gardener

Training to become a Lake County Master Gardener volunteer will be offered starting on August 30, 2012, continuing for 13 consecutive weeks on Thursdays from 1 to 4 p.m. in the meeting room at the Purdue Cooperative Extension Office, located at 880 E. 99th Ct., Suite A, in Crown Point.

August 02, 2012 12:00 am
Volunteers Landscaping for East Chicago's Latest Habitat for Humanity Home

Volunteers Landscaping for East Chicago's Latest Habitat for Humanity Home

Lake County Master Gardeners volunteers work with the family of East Chicago's latest Habitat for Humanity home to create an inviting landscape that is easily cared for to enhance the community's streetscape.

July 26, 2012 12:00 am
Teams of Volunteers working on Lowell Habitat Home

Teams of Volunteers working on Lowell Habitat Home

Lake County Master Gardeners volunteers work together to create a functional landscape for the new home of Danah Dietz and her sons for their house constructed in May as part of the Northwest Indiana Habitat for Humanity program.

July 26, 2012 12:00 am
East Chicago's Latest Habitat for Humanity home

East Chicago's Latest Habitat for Humanity home

East Chicago's latest Habitat for Humanity home is now complete with landscaping provided by Lake County Master Gardeners Association. Home owner Camisha Cast (far left) is continuing to learn from the gardening experts about how to care for her new green surroundings.

July 26, 2012 12:00 am
Green Scene for Habitat for Humanity: Lake County Master Gardeners add important yard elements to new homes

Green Scene for Habitat for Humanity: Lake County Master Gardeners add important yard elements to new homes

There's an outside element that helps transform a newly constructed house into a home. 

July 26, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Become a Lake County Master Gardener

CROWN POINT | Training to become a Lake County Master Gardener volunteer will start Aug. 30 and continue for 13 consecutive weeks. Classes will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursdays in the meeting room at the Lake County Purdue Cooperative Extension Office, 880 E. 99th Court, Suite A.

July 11, 2012 12:00 am

Become a Lake County Master Gardener

CROWN POINT | Training to become a Lake County Master Gardener volunteer will be offered starting on August 30, 2012 and continuing for 13 consecutive weeks. Classes will be held on Thursdays between 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. CST. Classes will be held in the meeting room at the Extension Office, loca…

June 22, 2012 7:39 am

Master Gardeners host 11-site walk on Saturday in Hobart

HOBART | The Lake County Master Gardeners will host an 11-stop garden walk from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in Hobart.

June 21, 2012 2:24 pm

Lake County Master Gardeners to host eleven stop walk through Hobart gardens June 23

HOBART | The Lake County Master Gardens are hosting an eleven stop walk thru beautiful gardens in Hobart on June 23, 2012, from 10 am to 4 pm. This is a fund raiser and we want to encourage everyone wanting to learn close up about plants and landscaping to join us.

June 18, 2012 1:50 pm
Stem by Stem Stroll: Region's annual garden walks offer beauty with the bonus of education

Stem by Stem Stroll: Region's annual garden walks offer beauty with the bonus of education

Karin Crane, president of the Miller Garden Club, believes her group's annual garden walk helps spread the right message of just how much her community has to be proud about to share with others.

June 07, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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