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

Announcing our new webstore for Master Gardener Merchandise!
- Flyer of items for sale

September 23, 2017 - Annual Day Bus Trip to Detroit - SOLD OUT
- Histroic Elmwood Cemetery
- Urban Farm - Pingree Farms
- Lunch at Mario's Restaurant
- Belle Isle

Upcoming MG Meetings


September 12, 2017  MG General Meeting
Tree Disease” or “Mature Tree Care” with William “Doc” Pickardt

October 10, 2017  MG General Meeting
“Putting the Landscape to Bed” with Gary Eichen

November 14, 2017  MG General Meeting
“Greening the Holiday” with Mary Gerstenberger

December 12, 2017  MG General Meeting
Holiday Potluck and Silent Auction – No Speaker

Past Meeting Handouts

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

2017 Membership Application

2017 Membership Application
Application approval will be verified by the Membership Team Leader.

Michigan State University Extension materials and programs are open to all without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital status or family status. MSU is an affirmative-action equal opportunity institution.


MGSOC By-Laws downloadable/printable .PDF