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

Members of the Society are Master Gardeners certified by Michigan State University and charged with the mission of extending our gardening knowledge to our community, whether it's Oakland County, the State of Michigan, the USA or the World.


News and Events

March 11, 2014 - MGSOC General Meeting -
The education topic is ‘Let Them Eat Your Garden’ presented by Marna Nemon.
Print your own handout for this meeting.

April 26, 2014 - Second annual MGSOC Educational Gardening Conference -
"Gardening and All That Jazz."
Don't miss an opportunity to hear these nationally-renowned garden speakers/authors and hear some hot jazz as well.
Printable brochure.  Speakers and entertainment website links.

June 5-8, 2014 - Garden Bus Tour to St. Louis, MO. - SOLD OUT
Click here for a full description of trip.

MG Meeting Handouts

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

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


MGSOC By-Laws - downloadable/printable .PDF

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