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2024 Extension Master Gardener Course -
University of Vermont Extension Master Gardener Course

Registration is now open for the 2024 Extension Master Gardener course.


The 2024 course is completely online and will start on January 19, 2024. The course runs for 16 weeks and students have access to materials until May 24.

Students interested in becoming a certified Extension Master Gardener (Track 1--volunteer certification) will attend real-time Zoom sessions with instructors on Thursdays from 6 to 7:30 p.m. from January 25 to May 9 plus attend a session on volunteerism.

Please read the information below to learn course details before you register to better understand the course topics covered, student expectations and how to set up an Extension campus account. You will need to select your course track -- Track 1 (volunteer certification) or Track 2 (at-you-own-pace) upon registration. 

We will be accepting registrations through January 12, 2024. The fee is $400 per person for Vermonters and $550 per person for people who live outside Vermont. Note that registration covers 16 weeks of instruction but does not include the course manual.

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Federated Garden Clubs of Vermont Annual and Fall Meeting Schedule for 2023-2025

FGCV Fall Meeting - October 2024 - North District -  Burlington Garden Club, Four Seasons Garden Club, Granite Center Garden Club, St Albans Garden Club, Seed and Weed Garden Club.


FGCV Annual Meeting - June 2025 - Central District - Central District - Middlebury Garden Club, Mountain Gardeners, Randolph Garden Club, Rutland Garden Club, Springfield Garden Club, Weathersfield Garden Club.

FGCV Annual Meeting - October 2025 - South District - Arlington Garden Club, Bennington Garden Club, Brattleboro Floral Arts and Garden Club, Green Mountain Gardeners, The Garden Club of Manchester.

Garden Club Contact Information

NEGC:  New England Garden Clubs, Org. is one of eight NGC districts across the US.

2023-2025 Region Director: Susan Miner, Home State New Hampshire (

NGC:  National Garden Clubs, Org.

National President 2023-2025:  Brenda Moore, Home State Oak Hill West Virginia (

NGC Headquarters:

4401 Magnolia Avenue

St. Louis, MO, 63110-3406
Phone: 314-776-7574 

NGC Schools:

•  Environmental Schools

•  Flower Show Schools

•  Gardening Schools

•  Landscape Design Schools 

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