Upcoming Classes and Events
2017

*Hollinshead Classes are held at the Garden: 1235 Jones Road, Bend
+NW Crossing Classes are held at the Garden:  Discovery Park Dr & NW Crossing Dr, near the dog park

Be sure to tune your radio to 88.9FM KPOV every Tuesday between 9 and 9:30am
for the local news & information show - The Point  - which airs the Master Gardener segment
"Gardening: Get Good At It" (click KPOV to read a transcript or listen to the audio)

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January
  3KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Firesafe Your Home", between 9 - 9:30am
10KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Junipers - What's the Deal?",
between 9-9:30am
14Training to be a Master Gardener, information: extension.oregonstate.edu/deschutes/horticulture
or call 541-548-6088
17KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "My Favorite Catalogs", between 9 - 9:30am
24KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Your Winter Garden", between 9 - 9:30am
31KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "", between 9 - 9:30am

February
  7KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Tree City USA", between 9 - 9:30am
14KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "What's on My Bookshelf",
between 9 - 9:30am
21KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Designing & Building Raised Beds",
between 9 - 9:30am
28KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Time to Order Your Seeds",
between 9 - 9:30am

March
  7KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "COMGA 2017 Classes",
between 9 - 9:30am
14KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Decoding Garden Advice",
between 9 - 9:30am
21KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Dealing with Deer and Other Garden Pests",
between 9 - 9:30am
28KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am

April
4KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Plant ID: Know What You Grow",
between 9 - 9:30am
11KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "All About the COMGA Spring Gardening
Seminar (4/15), between 9 - 9:30am
15COMGA Spring Gardening Seminar, Deschutes County Fairgrounds & Expo,
Redmond 8am - 4:30pm
18KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Delightful Vines" between 9 - 9:30am
22Hollinshead Community Garden Class, Bend Sr Cntr, "Seed Selection" 10:30am-noon, $10 reg. fee
25KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Bend Community Garden Openings"
between 9 - 9:30am
29Hollinshead Community Garden Opening Day* registration begins at 9am, line forms at 7am, reg. fee
29NW Crossing Community Garden Opening Day+ registration begins at 9am, registration fee

May
  2KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am
   5, 6, 7  COBA Home & Garden Show, Deschutes Co Expo Ctr, COMGA classes each morning, free
  6NW Crossing Community Garden Class+ "Getting Started" 9:30 - 11am, free
  9KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am
13Hollinshead Community Garden Class "Tomatoes & Potatoes", Bend Sr Cntr, 10:30am-noon, $10 fee
16KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am
20NW Crossing Community Garden Class+ "Gardening with Kids", 9:30 - 11am, free
23KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Questions in Plant Clinic this Month"
between 9 - 9:30am
27NW Crossing Community Garden Class+ "Composting" 9:30 - 11am, free
30KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "COMGA Plant Sale" between 9 - 9:30am

June
3COMGA Annual Plant Sale, OSU Extension Office parking lot, Redmond, 9am to sold out
6KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Sequoia Pitch Moth" between 9 - 9:30am
11Hollinshead Community Garden Class* "Prepare for Halloween Now" 1 - 2:30pm, free
13KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Deadheading & Pinching Back"
between 9 - 9:30am
20KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am
27KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Questions in Plant Clinic This Month"
between 9 - 9:30am

July
2Hollinshead Community Garden Class* "Garden Pests" 1 - 2:30pm, free
4KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am
  10 -14   International Master Gardener Conference, Portland, open to the gardening public
11KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am
18KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "All About the High Desert Garden Tour"
between 9 - 9:30am
2224th Annual OSU High Desert Garden Tour  various Bend homes, 9am to 3pm, registration fee
25KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Questions in Plant Clinic This Month"
between 9 - 9:30am
29NW Crossing Community Garden+ "Open Garden" 9am to noon, free

August
  1KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am
  8KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Community Garden Classes & Open
Houses" between 9 - 9:30am
12NW Crossing Community Garden Class+ "Lessons Learned" 9:30am to noon, free
15KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am
19Hollinshead Community Garden* "Open Garden" 9am to 1pm, free
22KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am
29KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Questions in Plant Clinic This Month"
between 9 - 9:30am

September
  5KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Cutting Back Herbaceous Perennials"
between 9 - 9:30am
12KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am
19KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am
23Hollinshead Community Garden Class* "Putting Your Beds to Bed" 9:30 to 11am, free
26KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am

October
  3KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am
  7NW Crossing Community Garden Closing+ 9:30am
10KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am
14Hollinshead Community Garden Closing* 9am
17KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am
24KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9 - 9:30am
31KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Frost Heave" between 9 - 9:30am

November
  7KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It,  "OSU Master Gardener Training"
between 9-9:30am
  14KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9-9:30am
21KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9-9:30am
28KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It,  "An Arborist Chooses a Christmas Tree"
between 9-9:30am

December
  5KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9-9:30am
12KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between  9-9:30am
19KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, between 9-9:30am
26KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "New Year's Resolutions",
between 9-9:30am

2016 COMGA Sponsors:

Dappled Earth
Mark Murzin CPA
Premier Resumes
Liz Douville
Ginger Cordoni
Sleep Inn
Aspen Lakes
Juniper Golf
Ciara McCarthy
Comfort Suites
Richard Bonebrake
Vicki Minor
Coombe & Jones
D & H Texaco
Donna Brandon
High Desert Farms
L & S Gardens
McPheeter's Turf
Shoe Inn
Kathy Geary
Coastal
Faith Hope & Charity Vineyard
Diana Hardin
Shelby Smith
Madras Garden Depot
Pat Geary
Patty Cordoni
Savory Spice
Penny Pinson & K. Geary
Ruth Mulligan
Sisters Garden Club
Boneyard Brewery
Cascade Lavender
Celebrate the Seasons
Hen's Tooth
Land Escapes
Madras Garden Depot
J. McConnell & K. Kessler