Welcome to Master Gardeners of  Bergen County

Skylands Manor Holiday Open House
Thanks to the many volunteers from 12 organizations, the Skylands Holiday Open House was a huge success!
Thousands of people visited the Manor during the four days making this the biggest fund raising event for the New Jersey Botanical Gardens. Here's a peek at the volunteers and their work.

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The Decorations

The Volunteers

Volunteer Reporting Forms
There are two ways to report your volunteer hours,
click on the version that's best for you.

Excel Version  - Emailable 
 PDF Print Version  - Print and mail version

For questions and assistance contact Donna Karpel
donna9189@gmail.com or (201) 327-8835

Lifetime Master Gardeners
The Board is please to announce the first inductees as
"Lifetime Master Gardeners of Bergen County"
This membership title is bestowed to those who have been certified Master Gardeners of Bergen County for twenty years and have volunteered over 1,000 hours o service.


Cliff Gerenz
Janet Austin
Barbara Johansson
John Grill
Bob Schneider

2018 Winter Syllabus
Check out the 2018 Winter Syllabus.
Remember, classes count for two hours of education hours!

MG of BC Meetings Calendar
Click here to see the 2018 calendar
General meetings and lectures start at 7 PM
Board meetings start at 5 PM

Next Meeting
Tuesday, February 27. Refreshment at 7:00 PM
 Speaker: Arianna Lindberg
Topic: A Year in the Vegetable Garden

County Administration Building
One Bergen Plaza, Hackensack, NJ
Click here for Directions

Meetings are open to the public free of charge,
so grab a friend and join us!

Member Login
This website is dedicated to the public and Master Gardeners. If you are a Master Gardener and would like to have access to the "Members" section, click here and give us a your name, email and the password you would like to use. Once we varify you as a member or student, we will set it up for you.

The Potting Shed  -  Newsletter
Click below for the latest issue.
Members and Students are welcome to past issues,
just click on the Potting Shed link and login.
February 2018

Who Are Certified Master Gardeners?
Not just trained volunteers who are committed to horticultural and environmental.
 Click here for the details.

2018 Member Renewal Form
Click Here to download the 2018 Master
Gardeners of Bergen County Renewal From.

Note: Master Gardeners Students in the class of
2018 get a one year membership free!
Also, you are welcome to attend our meeting
and get access to our website.

If you have any question, please contact:
Terry Pegg: Membership@MGofBC.org

Rutgers Home Gardeners School
Plan out your day of learning at the
Rutgers 42nd Annual Home Gardeners School!

Saturday, March 17, 2018
9:00an - 4:00pm
Hickman Hall
New Brunswick, NJ

Pick from 38 lectures and workshops, while
earning six hours of education credits, and meeting
fellow garden enthusiast from across the state.

Some workshops book fast so register early!

Click Here for Details and Registration

2018 Volunteer Site List
 The volunteer site list has been updated for 2018
Featuring volunteer dates, contact information and more!
Click here for a peek.