FALMOUTH, Maine — University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Cumberland County is offering a Master Gardener Training Course to begin February 2, 2018 in Falmouth. The 2018 training program will focus on fruits and vegetables and take place on 16 consecutive Friday afternoons.
A Master Gardener is a trained volunteer of UMaine Extension. Master Gardeners receive approximately 60 hours of practical training in basic horticulture and completes a minimum of 40 hours-approved volunteer work on various community-based projects around the county.
Participants must be residents of Cumberland County and are selected through an application process. Application packets are available by calling the Cumberland County Extension office at 207.781.6099 or1.800.287.1471 (in Maine). The application packet is also available online at: http://umaine.edu/cumberland/programs/mg_app_cumb/
The deadline for submitting applications is Friday, December 29, 2017.
–University of Maine Cooperative Extension
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