Interested in becoming a Master Gardener Volunteer? Cornell Cooperative Extensions (CCE) of Delaware, Herkimer, and Schoharie and Otsego Counties are seeking applicants to participate in this popular statewide (and national) public service program.
The Master Gardener Volunteer Program is open to anyone with a genuine interest in flora and food gardening and a willingness to share their knowledge, experience, and enthusiasm with constituents in his/her local communities. Don’t miss a unique opportunity for a comprehensive training in the science and art of horticulture and to become a Master Gardener Volunteer.
The new class schedule accommodates Zoom conferencing (as per C-19 protocols), running consecutive Mondays from 9:00 to 11:30 a.m. Classes begin on Monday, September 21, and run through March 15, 2021, except for holidays - twenty sessions altogether.
Trainees may participate from home or from respective CCE county offices with C-19 safety protocols observed. Participants will need access to a computer with audio and camera components for interactive discussions. The cost is $150 per person, including all materials. Applications are being accepted through Friday, August 21, and will be followed by a personal interview. For more details or to receive an application, contact your county CCE.
Delaware: Carla Crim, 607.865.6531, email@example.com
Herkimer: Garet Livermore, 315.866.7920, firstname.lastname@example.org
Schoharie and Otsego: David Cox, 518.234.4303 (x111), email@example.com
Or, visit http://cceschoharie-otsego.org/gardening/master-gardener-volunteer-training for a position description and application.
CCE provides equal program and employment opportunities. Accommodations for persons with special needs may be requested by contacting Cornell Cooperative Extension Schoharie and Otsego Counties by Friday, August 21, 2020.
Last updated February 12, 2021