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Master Gardeners of the Ozarks

Extension Volunteers serving Stone and Taney Counties

Covid-19 Restrictions

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the current restrictions issued by the Governor and University of Missouri because of the COVID-19 pandemic, our events, series and other assemblies have been suspended or postponed until further notice. Call the Extension Office for more information and stay tuned to our website for news of a return to normal scheduling and operations.

Taney County Extension Office

We maintain landscaping and demonstration gardens at the Taney County Extension Office in Forsyth, county seat of Taney County.

Brown Bag Lunch Garden Series - Third Tuesdays

Pack your lunch and join us in our garden setting for casual, informative programs. Classes will be held the third Tuesday of the month. It is an outdoor setting, so dress appropriately for the weather. Programs are an hour-long beginning at 12 noon. If the weather is rainy or too hot the program is often moved to the Community Presbyterian Church basement, at 271 Main Street.

Classes are FREE and open to the public as part of our community education sponsored by the Master Gardeners of the Ozarks, volunteers with the University of Missouri Extension.

April - October 2020. Third Tuesdays

Brown Bag Lunch Series Schedule - 2020

  • FREE and open to the publicAt the Demonstration GardenTaney County Extension122 Felkins Ave.Forsyth, MO417-546-4431

    FREE and open to the public

    At the Demonstration Garden
    Taney County Extension
    122 Felkins Ave.
    Forsyth, MO

    For our Tuesday classes, pack your lunch and join us in our garden setting for casual, informative programs. It is an outdoor setting, so dress appropriately. Some seating is provided, but you can bring a lawn chair. Programs are an hour-long beginning at 12 noon.

  • April 21 - You Can't Kill This - Tough Annuals, Perennials, Shrubs and Trees

    Colleen Walpert, Master Gardener

  • May 19 - Soil Microbes

    Marie Ewing, Master Gardener

  • June 16 - Using Herbs

    Barbara Garlich, Master Gardener

  • July 21 - Vermiculture

    Gloria Cowpergen, Master Gardener

  • August 18 -Garden Safety

    Lisa Gibbs, Master Gardener

  • Sept. 15- Succulent Propagation

    Mary O'Brien, Master Gardener

  • October 20 - Dahlias

    Penny Meador, Master Gardener

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Springtime in the Garden

Springtime in the Garden - Saturday, April 27, 2019 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM



Many Educational Tables including "Ask a Master Gardener"
For information contact MU Extension Center
417-546-4431 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Plan on a fun day in our garden setting. If you choose, pack a lunch and spend the day. There will be lots of activities, information and handouts available.

Read more: Springtime in the Garden

Annual Garden Tour

Garden Tour at Bonniebrook

Master Gardeners of the Ozarks Presents:

Garden Tour at Bonniebrook

This event is currently postponed until further notice.

"Bohemian Garden Rhapsody Tour" will be held at the Rose O’Neill’s historic homestead on Saturday, June 13th from 10 AM to 3 PM

Garden Tour tickets:   $20 Advanced Registration;  $25 day of event.

This event has been CANCELLED. Refunds will be issued. For details: