DMGA Meeting - Monday, February 27
Speaker: Patricia Kyritsi Howell
For our February 2017 meeting, DeKalb Master Gardener Association
has arranged a presentation by Patricia Kyritsi Howell on
"Medicinal Uses for Common Plants Grown in DeKalb County."
Patricia is a registered herbalist and author. With her background,
she will be able to help us view the common plants around us in new, interesting ways.
This DMGA meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Tucker-Reid H. Cofer Library located at
5234 LaVista Road, Tucker GA. Click here for a
of the library's location. (Note that this meeting is NOT at our usual Northlake Library location.)
Plan to join us and bring a friend. There is no charge or pre-registration for
this DMGA educational program.
DMGA Announces Scholarship Recipients for 2016-2017
At the October 2016 monthly meeting, DeKalb Master Gardener Association
awarded a trio of horticulture scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year.
Scholarship checks of $500 were awarded to the following three Gwinnett Technical
Mr. Alexander Jarrard
Mr. Thomas Kmetz
Ms. Taryn Phillips
Under a program created in 2006, DMGA awards scholarships each year to
DeKalb County residents attending UGA or Gwinnett Tech. We enjoy the
opportunity to promote and encourage horticulture education in this way.
Our congratulations to these deserving students and our
best wishes for their future successful careers in horticulture.