Love to dig in the dirt?  Do you want to grow more of your own food but would like to know more?  Love flowers, trees and shrubs and want to be able to make them flourish in your home garden?   Think it would be great to make your community a prettier place to live through your volunteer work?  You'll love the Michigan Master Gardener Training Program.   To learn more, please visit the Michigan State University website to learn about the steps you can take and the training you'll receive when you decide to become a certified Michigan Master Gardener. 

If you've already decided that becoming a Michigan Master Gardener is for you, then click on this link to learn about the classes available.   If there isn't a class near you then please check again later to see if classes are opening in your area. 

Once you've decided to become a Master Gardener we hope you'll also join the Michigan Master Gardener Association.  We represent the volunteer aspect of the program.  Membership in the MMGA provides you vital liability insurance coverage when you are working as a Master Gardener Volunteer.  We also partner with Michigan State University to bring you Master Gardener College each year as well as other educational events.   Please join with us to help keep the Michigan Master Gardener Program strong and help us continue to beautify this beautiful state.  To become a member of the MMGA please visit our Membership page.

2018  MASTER GARDENER TRAINING COURSES

Flint (Genesee County)
Jan 15, 2018 - Apr 23, 2018

Iron Mountain (Dickinson County)
Jan 18, 2018 - Apr 26, 2018

Ann Arbor (Washtenaw)
Jan 24, 2018 - May 2, 2018

 Portage (Kalamazoo County)
Jan 24, 2018 - May 2, 2018

Clinton Township (Macomb County)
Mar 1, 2018 - Jun 7, 2018

Traverse City (Grand Traverse County)
March 8, 2018 - June 14, 2018

Detroit (Wayne County)
March 10, 2018 - June 30, 2018

COMPLETED COURSES OFFERED DURING 2017

Portage (Kalamazoo County)
Flint (Genesee County)
 Sault St. Marie (Chippewa County)
 Belleville (Wayne County)
Clinton Township (Macomb County)
Traverse City (Leelanau County)
Waterford (Oakland County)
 Clinton Township (Macomb County)
 Marquette (Marquette County)
 West Branch (Ogemaw County)
 Mason (Ingham County)
 Harper Woods (Wayne County)
 Jackson (Jackson County)
 Imlay City (Lapeer County)
 Novi (Oakland County)
 Grand Rapids (Kent County)

COMPLETED COURSES OFFERED DURING 2016

Jackson (Jackson County)
Portage (Kalamazoo County)
Waterford (Oakland County)
Flint (Genesee County)
Clinton Township (Macomb County}
Sault Ste. Marie (Chipewa County)
Novi (Oakland County)
Mason (Ingham County)
Harper Woods  (Wayne County)
Cadillac (Wexford County)
Escanaba  (Delta County)
Washtenaw County
Grand Rapids  (Kent County)


COMPLETED COURSES OFFERED DURING 2015

Ann Arbor (Washtenaw County)
Clinton Township (Macomb County)
Portage (Kalamazoo County)
Waterford (Oakland County)  
Novi
Clinton Township
Traverse City
Livingston County (Howell)
Belleville
Mason
Gaylord
Grand Rapids  

COMPLETED COURSES OFFERED DURING 2014

Clinton Township
East Lansing
Grand Rapids
Harper Woods
Howell
Leelanau County
Marquette
Mt. Pleasant
Novi