• Junior Master Gardener

    Growing Good Kids

    Presented By: South Carolina Master Gardener: A Clemson Extension Program

    Meeting Dates: February 14, February 28, March 14, March 28, April 11, April 25, May 9, May 23

    Meeting Time: 2:30-3:30 (Please be prompt when picking up your child)

    Junior Master Gardener

    ADVENTURE! JMB is an exciting program where you will explore insects, flowers, fruits, wildlife, vegetables, soil composting, and water.

    Insects

    Think about the different insects you see outside. Are they all the same? You will learn ways of identifying insects and how to make an ensect collection. You will also learn the difference between beneficial and harmful insects.

    Gardening

    Did you know plants are classified based on the leaf veins? We will explore different types of trees, ornamental plants, fruits, herbs, and vegetables in our education garden and on nature walks around our office.

    Tasting

    JMG student will have the opportunity to participate in "tastings" throughout the program and sample new ways of preparing healthy veggies!

    Fun activities

    You will craft projects using imagination and scientific fact and have a great time learning about nature.

    You Should Know:

    • Meetings are every Wednesday afterschool from 2:30-3:30.
    • We will be outside often, please plan accordingly.
    • Feel free to bring a reusable water bottle.
    • 4-H membership forms are due by March 15.

     

    Spaces are assigned on a first come first serve basis. We only have 20 spaces

    Please click here for an application for the Junior Garden Club