Gila County Master Gardener Class
Gila County Master Gardener certification class for Gardening and Landscape
MASTER GARDENER Gardening and Landscape Offered at Gila Community Colleges: Gila-Pueblo and Payson Campuses
Gila County Community College and University of Arizona Cooperative Extension are offering AGR 230 “Gardening and Landscape” class in both Globe and Payson this Fall semester 2018:
• In Globe, classes will be held at the Gila-Pueblo Campus, 8274 South Six Shooter Canyon Rd.,
August 23rd to December 13th, Thursdays 1:00 pm to 3:50 pm.
• In Payson, classes will be held at Payson Campus, 201 North Mud Springs Road,
August 24th to December 14th, Fridays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.
Register at Gila County Community College in person, by phone at (928)-468-8039 in Payson, (928)-425-8481 in Globe, or at www.gilaccc.org. August 22nd is the last day for late registration. The cost for the course includes standard tuition and fees required by Gila County Community College and $50.00 for the text. Remember to ask about the senior waiver if you are 55 years young or over.
The instructor, County Extension Agent Christopher Jones, will have expert guest speakers from Gila County and the University of Arizona lecture and provide hands-on activities to make this course exceptionally informative and well-tailored to northern Gila County. This class also provides the training and opportunity to become a Master Gardener volunteer for Gila County. A Master Gardener receives certification after successfully completing the course, registering as an official UA volunteer and remaining active by conducting at least 50 hours of volunteer educational service in the following 12 months.
Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation, such as a sign language interpreter, by contacting Mori Farmer, (928) 474-4160. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For more information about the class and project, call Chris Jones at (928) 402-8586.
For more Information contact:
Christopher Jones, Extension Agent
Gila County Cooperative Extension
5515 S Apache Avenue, Suite 600
Globe, AZ 85501
Phone: (928) 402-8586