Broomfield County Extension Horticulture and Colorado Master
Broomfield County Extension
Horticulture and Colorado Master Gardener Program
2014 Calendar of Events
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Broomfield County Extension Master Gardener, Horticulture and 4-H Programs!
Colorado Master Gardener Helpline: (303) 464-5554
The Broomfield County Master Gardeners are here to answer your landscape and gardening questions. The
Broomfield Master Gardeners are in the Broomfield County Extension Office Mondays and Thursdays from 10:00
a.m. to 1:00 p.m., or leave a message and a Colorado Master Gardener will return your call.
Colorado Master Gardeners will be in the office Mondays and Thursdays, April 14 th – October 16th
You can also email your questions to [email protected]
Broomfield Garden Fair
Saturday, March 1st 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Broomfield Community Center, Lakeshore Room
280 Spader Way, Broomfield
The Broomfield County Master Gardener Program will host a Garden Fair for the residents of Broomfield on
Saturday, March 1st at the Broomfield Community Center. This year’s Garden Fair theme is “Gardening in a Dry
Climate”. This free event will include educational tables hosted by the Broomfield Master Gardeners, an
Ask-A-Master Gardener table, seminars, vendor tables and door prizes!
Ask-A-Master Gardener Table at the Mamie Doud Eisenhower Public Library
3 Community Park Rd, Broomfield
First and third Saturdays of each month
April 5th – August 16th
Ask-A-Master Gardener Table at the Broomfield Home Depot
12169 Sheridan Blvd, Broomfield
Second and fourth Saturdays of each month
April 26th – August 23rd
Gardening Classes at the Mamie Doud Eisenhower Public Library
Planning a Vegetable Garden Saturday, February 1st 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Lawn Care Thursday, March 27th 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Gardening in Colorado Thursday, April 3rd 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Waterwise Garden Design Thursday, April 24th 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Gardening for Pollinators Saturday, June 21st 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Garden Insects: The Good, The Bad and The Buggy Thursday, July 10th 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Fall Garden Care Thursday, August 14th 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Fall Bulbs Saturday, September 6th 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Ask-A-Master Gardener Table at the Broomfield Farmers’ Market
Holy Comforter Church Parking Lot, Hwy 287 and W 10th Avenue in Broomfield
Tuesday, June 17th
Tuesday, July 15th
Tuesday, August 19th
Tuesday, September 16th
Broomfield County Extension Booth at Broomfield Days
Saturday, September 20th
Stop by and visit the Broomfield County Extension booth at Broomfield Days! Learn more about programs offered
by the CSU Extension Broomfield County Office, including the Colorado Master Gardener and 4-H Programs. Get
answers to your gardening questions from the Broomfield Master Gardeners, and join us for a fun hands-on event
for kids and adults.
Weekly Gardening Articles in the Broomfield Enterprise
Check out our gardening articles in the Sunday edition of the Broomfield Enterprise. We answer all of your
gardening questions and provide timely advice for garden and landscape care. Do you have a suggestion for an
article topic you’d like to see? Head over to the Broomfield County Extension Facebook page and leave us a
comment, or send an email to [email protected]
Plant Select Xeriscape Demonstration Garden at the Broomfield City and County Building
Designed and maintained by the Broomfield Master Gardeners, the Xeriscape Demonstration Garden at the
Broomfield City and County Building is one of 90 Plant Select Demonstration Gardens throughout the Rocky
Mountain and High Plains area. This public garden, located in front of Broomfield's City and County Building at
One DesCombes Drive, gives residents the opportunity to view Xeriscape plants in an actual garden setting. For
more information, call the Broomfield County Extension Office at (720) 887-2286. For plant information and garden designs, you can also visit the Plant Select Program’s website at www.plantselect.org.
The Colorado Master Gardener Program
Are you interested in becoming a Colorado Master Gardener? Colorado Master Gardener Volunteers assist CSU
Extension staff in delivering research-based information about home gardening to foster successful gardening.
CMG volunteers serve by answering phone calls and emails at County Extension Offices, staffing diagnostic clinics,
teaching gardening classes, writing newspaper articles, and mentoring community gardening and greening projects. Call the Broomfield County Extension Office for more information at (720) 887-2286.
Colorado State University Extension in the City and County of Broomfield provides unbiased, research-based information about 4-H youth
development, family and consumer issues, gardening, horticulture and natural resources. As part of a nationwide system, Extension brings the
research and resources of the University to the community. The Broomfield County Extension office is located at 1 DesCombes Drive,
Broomfield, Colorado 80020. For information call 720-887-2286. Extension programs are available to all without discrimination. If you have
a disability for which you seek an accommodation, please notify the Broomfield County Extension Office at (720) 887-2286 two weeks prior
to the event.