Story County Master Gardener Symposium
November 17, 2018 @ 9:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Story County Master Gardener Symposium

Story County Master Gardener Association


A Symposium for Gardeners

November 17, 2018    9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Iowa Arboretum, 1875 Peach Avenue, Madrid


9:00 Registration

9:45 Mark Stoltenberg – Better Flower and Garden Photography

11:00 Jamie Beyer – Wildlife in the Garden – The Good and the Bad

11:30 Lunch

12:45 Dr. Cindy Haynes – Milkweeds and Butterfly Nectar Plants for Gardens

 2:00 Dr. Donald Lewis – Pollinators

 3:00 Break

 3:15 Deb Lewis – What Should I Call This? Naming and Identifying Plants

Not just for master gardeners, this symposium provides an opportunity to learn about a variety of gardening topics. It also serves as five hours of continuing education hours for Master Gardeners.

Cost is $50 per person. Lunch is provided as part of the registration fee. Proceeds benefit horticulture programs supported by Story County Master Gardener Association.

Questions? Email  Also, check out Story County Master Gardener Association on Facebook and ISU Extension online!



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Please make checks payable to SCMGA and send with your registration to:  SCMGA, PO Box 164, Ames, IA 50010.   Deadline for registration is November 7th.