April 7 10:00 am - 1:00 pm Craft Day with Nancy Hoffman.

May 5 9am. - 2pm., Elder's Ace Hardware, Ask a Master Gardener Day.

April 5 - 7 TEMG State Conference, Montgomery Bell State Park. Pre-day tour and workshop- April 5th,  Closer to the event, more information will be posted here: website

April 19 "Growing Great Tomatoes" Ooltewah Nursery.  See link for details: Link

February 23 9:00 am - 5:00 pm.  250K Tree Giveaway, 3575 Adkisson Dr., Cleveland, TN in the Serendipity parking lot.  Any Tennessean can go to this link to sign up for free trees!  On February 24, approximately 250,000 native tree seedlings will be planted across Tennessee.

March 21 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Junior Master Gardener Program begins..

Reoccurring 2018 Events:

June 21 1:00 - 3:00 pm & 6:00 - 8:00 pm.  Food Preservation Workshop, $20.  Crabtree Farms

October 13 10 am - 12 pm Crabtree Farms learn how to make elderberry syrup.  See website for details.

June 8 11:00 am - 12:30 pm Digital Networking Session: MGs service that cuts across different  Extension program areas,

May 5-6 Great Appalachian Homesteading Conference, Cookeville, TN.  Refer to their website for details.

March 24 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Gourd Day with Celia Shaneyfelt..

Junior Master Gardeners Program:. The class meets every Wednesday for approximately 13 weeks at the Bradley County Juvenile Justice Center.  Volunteers monitor & mentor juveniles in the gardens..To volunteer, reach a Master Gardener through the "Contact Us" page.

Raised beds at the Juvenile Court. MGs work with teens earning community hours while they learn to plant and care for a garden. 

April 24 - 28 Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage, Great Smoky Mountain National Park.  Gatlinburg, TN  Link

November 11 9:30 am - 2 pm.  Smith-Gilbert Gardens in Kennesaw, GA will host their 4th Annual Day of Bonsai. Garden staff and Bonsai Study Group volunteers will showcase an impressive collection of bonsai, have activities and unveil a new educational exhibit.  Check out their website for details.

February 15 - 17 7:00 am - 5:00 pm Pick TN Conference, Chattanooga, TN.  Refer to their website for details.

September 8 International Cowpea Festival, Charleston, TN.  Refer to their website for details.

May 20 1 pm. - 4 pm., Bee City USA Pollinator Festival, Lookout Mountain Elementary School, 321 N. Bragg Ave., Lookout Mountain TN .

April 14 10am - 3pm Organic Gardening Workshop, E.G. Fisher Public Library, Athens, TN

October 27 10 am - 4 pm Gourd Day with Celia Shaneyfelt.  Please bring a lunch.

March 30 10:00 am - 4:00 pm.  The Bradley County Master Gardeners will be hosting the second annual gardening event, now called "Spring Garden Festival" at the Five Points Museum in Cleveland, TN.  The event will have seminars, crafts, vendor booths, children's activities and more!  To get involved in the preparation efforts, contact a  Master Gardener through the "Contact Us" page..

April 21 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, The Bradley County Master Gardeners will be hosting their inaugural "Spring Forward Fest" event at the Five Points Museum with seminars, crafts, vendor booths, children's activities and more!  

April 14 - 15 Hamilton County "Master Your Garden" Garden Expo.  More information is here: Link

February 17 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Gourd Day with Celia Shaneyfelt. 

August 28 10am - 4pm.  Gourd & Craft Day with Celia.  Help get ready for BCMG’s 2019 spring  garden festival.  Bring a lunch and meet at Celia’s house.  

August 25 10am - 2pm.  Bradley County Cannery Open House. This is a great opportunity to check out the facility, talk w/canning experts while enjoying snacks made from canned goods produced at the cannery. See website link for directions and details.

January 17 - 20  8:00 am - 8:00 pm SSAWG Conference, Chattanooga.  Refer to the SSAWG website for details.

August 28 10th Annual Fall Gardeners’ Festival, UT Plateau Research and Education Center, Crossville, TN.  See website for more details: Link 

September 7 Digital Networking Session: Technology tips and tricks for MGs.

February 24 9:30 am - 2:00 pm.  Day of Gardening at the Good Shepard Lutheran Church, East Ridge, TN.. Sponsored by TFCG District III Garden club.  For further information and to register, call 423.618.4244 or send an e-mail to: crymertfgc@gmail.com 

January 27  10:00 am - 4:00 pm Craft Day with Nancy Hoffman

March 15 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Gourd Day with Celia Shaneyfelt..

April 7 12:00 - 4:00 pm Cleveland State Community College Conservation Day

April - May 20 M-F 8:30 am - 3:00 pm, Sat. 9 am - 1 pm. Bradley FFA Spring Plant Sale, Bradley County High School, Cleveland, TN. Link

April 14 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Gourd Day with Celia Shaneyfelt..

​Event Calendar

April 12 - 14 Trails and Trilliums Festival, Cumberland state Park Visitor Center. Link

March 27 - May 10 Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays.  8:30 - 9:30 am, 10:30  - 11:30 am & 12:30pm - 1:30pm. Planting sunflower seeds at participating elementary schools, working with pre-K, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders.  This is part of the Great American Cleanup.

May 31 3:30 pm, Composting: Easy as Dirt, Ooltewah Nursery  Link

September 14 1 - 4 pm. What a Wonderful World, District III Garden Club Flower Show at the Old Woolen Mill

November 2 3 - 6 pm.  Bradley County Cannery Christmas in November.  See webpage for details.

September 12 9 am. Museum at 5Points Landscape Project

October 19 - 20 Kentucky Master Gardener Conference, McCracken County Cooperative Extension Service,  2025 New Holt Road, Paducah, KY 42001. Phone: 270-554-9520, E-Mail: emailkawi223@uky.edu.   Free pre-conference tours will be held on Thrusday, October 18th.  Facebook Link

October 20 & 21 1 - 4 pm. Join the Bradley Master Gardeners at the Cleveland Apple Festival.  Refer to event website for schedule and details (link).

March 16 - 17 Wild Ones Symposium, Plants Native 2018!  What's the Buzz?  Keynote speaker Heather Holm, Author of Bees: An identification and Native Plant Forage Guide.  Refer to the Wild Ones Tennessee Valley Chapter website for details.

June 30 12:00 - 3:00 pm, June in the Garden,  Join Grow Hope Urban Farm and Crabtree Farms for a hands-on afternoon of planting, picking, and eating.  A fresh from-the-garden food demo will occur at the beginning of the workshop.  Location of Workshop:  Grow Hope Urban Farm,  1800 Roanoke Avenue, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37406. $25 non-members / $20 members. Registration required  Crabtree Farms

November 2 Digital Network Session: Recognition, retention, and awards.

April 6- 7 9:00 am - 3:00 pm; April 8 11 am - 3 pm Crabtree Farms Spring Plant Sale & Festival  Visit website for details.

Note:  All times are EST unless otherwise indicated.

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September 15 10:00 am Gourd Day with Celia Shaneyfelt.  Please bring a lunch.

2018 Events:

September 7 - 16  Tennessee Valley Fair.  Join the Knoxville Master Gardeners at their booth for sharing and networking.  Refer to the event website for schedule and details (link).

June 3 2:00 pm, Composting: Easy as Dirt, Ooltewah Nursery  Link

September 8 10 am - 6 pm.  Wild One's 1st Annual Native Plant Garden Tour.  Tour five Native Plant Home Gardens in the Chattanooga, Lookout Mountain and Signal Mountain area. $10.00 fee.  Wild Ones

2019 Events:

May 20 2 pm. - 4 pm., Adding mushrooms to your landscape.  Ooltewah Nursery.   2 Angels Mushroom Farms will lead this workshop on mushroom ecology, growing and harvesting. Registration required.  $50.  Link

September 7 7 pm,  Creating Living Landscapes, Doug Tallama, author of "Bringing Nature Home".  Advanced tickets: $10.  UT, Chattanooga, University Center Auditorium, 652 E St., Chattanooga.  Wild Ones