The next UC Master Gardener training will begin in January 2018. This summer several orientations will be offered to inform interested people of the requirements and expectations of participating in the UC Master Gardener Program of Butte County. The orientation is offered in Chico and Paradise.

August 30th in Paradise, 12:30–1:30 p.m., Paradise Branch of the Butte County Library in the public meeting room, 5922 Clark Road Paradise, CA 95969

September 7th in Chico, 6:30 pm–7:30 p.m., Chico Branch of the Butte County Library in the public meeting room, 1108 Sherman Avenue Chico, CA 95926

Applications are available on the UC Butte County website vms.ucanr.edu/mg

Applications are due October 9, 2017 by 5 p.m.