Master Gardener Society of Oakland County 

This site is dedicated to all who would be one with the earth.

Mission Statement
The Mission of the Master Gardener Society of Oakland County, Inc. is to enrich the lives of those who love gardening. We are volunteers who fulfill our commitment to community outreach by providing hands-on gardening and research-based horticultural education. Members of the Society are Master Gardeners certified by
Michigan State University.

Master Gardener Volunteer Management System Login


News and Events

Saturday, April 23, 2016
Save the date for the 2016 MGSOC Educational Garden Conference
“Gardening and All That Jazz - Adding Pizazz to YOUR Garden"

August 5-7, 2016,
- Cleveland Garden Trip - Reservations Open
You do not need to be a Master Gardener to attend, but if you are, you will earn Master Gardener education hours. We will visit:
• Toledo Botanical Garden – Celebrating 50 years of Growing
• Schedel Arboretum and Gardens, Elmore, Ohio 
• Schoepfle Garden, Birmingham, Ohio
• Cleveland Botanical Garden
• Lakeview Cemetery, Cleveland
• Holden Arboretum, Kerry, Ohio
Click here for flyer with more information
Click here for Deposit Form to send with payment

Upcoming MG Meetings and Past Meeting Handouts

December  8, 2015  MG General Meeting
- Holiday Potluck

November 11, 2014  MG General Meeting
- Take Back Your Garden

June 10, 2014   MG Society Meeting Handout:
- Species and Small Flowering Clematis

January 14, 2014   MG Society Meeting Handout
and Reference Technical Paper:
- MDOT Site
- Slope Restoration in Metro Detroit
- Slope Restoration Plant List
- Cornell Study

January 11, 2014   MG Society Meeting Handout:
- You Can Grow African Violets

2016 Membership Application

2016 Membership Application
Application approval will be verified by the Membership Team Leader.


MGSOC By-Laws - downloadable/printable .PDF

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