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 after the broadcast)

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May
  2KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Plant ID: Knowing What You're Growing"
between 9 - 9:30am
   5, 6, 7  COBA Home & Garden Show, Deschutes Co Expo Ctr, click here for a list COMGA classes, free
  6NW Crossing Community Garden Class+ "Getting Started" 9:30 - 11am, free
  9KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Potatoes & Tomatoes" 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, "Grow a Little Fruit Tree", between 9 - 9:30am
18Transplanting Class, OSU Extension Service Office, 3893 Airport Way, Redmond 10am to noon,
space is limited & pre-registration is required (click here).

20NW Crossing Community Garden Class+ "Garden 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
30KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "COMGA Plant Sale" between 9 - 9:30am

June
3COMGA Annual Plant Sale & Demonstrations, OSU Extension Office parking lot,
Redmond, 9am to sold out Click here for a list of the plants to be sold
6 KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Prepare for Halloween Now!"
between 9 - 9:30am
11Hollinshead Community Garden Class* "Prepare for Halloween Now!" 1-2:30pm, free Learn how
to grow different varieties of corn, pumpkins, squash, & gourds and
how to pollinate squash by hand.
13KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Sequoia Pitch Moth" between 9 - 9:30am
17NW Crossing Community Garden Class+ "Pollinators & Pesky Pests" 9:30 - 11am, free
20KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Rain Gardens" between 9 - 9:30am
27KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Questions in Plant Clinic This Month"
between 9 - 9:30am

July
1NW Crossing Community Garden Class+ "Grow Garlic" 9:30 - 11am, free
  2Hollinshead Community Garden Class* "Insect Management in the Organic Garden"
1 - 2:30pm, free
  4KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Deadheading & Pinching Back"
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, "Microgreens"  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, "Insecticidal Soaps" between 9 - 9:30am
  8KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Community Garden Classes & Open
Houses" between 9 - 9:30am
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, "Tomato Woes"  between 9 - 9:30am
26NW Crossing Community Garden Class+ "Garden Learnng Curve" 9:30am to noon, free
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, "Putting Your Beds to Bed"
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, "Invasive Plants" between 9 - 9:30am

October
  3KPOV 88.9FMThe Point, Gardening: Get Good At It, "Green Tomatoes"  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, "Spring Bulbs"  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, "Storing Tools for Winter" 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

2017 COMGA Sponsors:

Bend Family Dentistry
Boneyard Brewery
Caudell Landscapes LLC
Coastal Farm and Ranch
Comfort Suites Airport Redmond
Coombe, Jones & Anderson Dentistry
Dappled Earth
Donna Brandon
Empire Stone
Friends of the Deschutes County Library
George & Vickie Minor
High Desert Farms Nursery Sales
Karen Conway
Kathy Geary
Kris Knoernschild
Louise Gaston
Madas Garden Depot
McPheeters Turf
Nancy Crossan
Peters Dermatology Center
Ruth Mulligan
Sun Country Tours
Team Delay
The Hen’s Tooth
Toni Stephan
Virginia Cordoni