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Calendar of Events

This page lists up-coming events sponsored by the Newport News Master Gardeners as well as gardening events from other organizations and relevant vendors.  Understand that we do not endorse vendors, just their gardening events.  

Attend Rain Barrel Workshops sponsored by the Newport News Master Gardeners, the Newport News Waterworks, the Newport News Recycling Office, and now, The Mariners' Museum!  The price of registration is $60 per barrel.  However, you may attend the workshop free of charge.  You can learn to assemble a 55 gal. rain barrel that you can take home!  Pre-registration is required.  Call the Extension Office at 757-591-4838 for more details.  Up-coming rain barrel workshops in 2020:

The March 21st workshop has been cancelled!

The April 18th workshop has been cancelled!

May 16, 2020--10:00 am, The Mariners' Museum.

June 6, 2020--10:00 am, The Mariners' Museum.

September 12, 2020--Time to be determined, Brittingham Mid-town Center, Go Green Expo 2020.


You may use the Pay Now button below to register.  You may also mail your check to the address below.  Please note that you will not be registered for our workshops until we have received your payment.:

Newport News Master Gardeners c/o VCE

739 Thimble Shoals Blvd., Suite 1009

Newport News, VA 23606-3576

Presentations and Events:  Call 757-591-4838 for more information.


There are no public events scheduled for March and April due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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