Orientation meeting to become a Master Gardener Volunteer

Monday, July 8, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Northern Lights Library Branch, 4093 Cleveland Ave, Columbus, OH 43224
Contact email:
Contact name:
Mike Hogan
Contact phone:

Are You Interested in Becoming A Master Gardener Volunteer in Franklin County?

  • The Franklin County office of Ohio State University Extension conducts training for new Master Gardener Volunteers every other year.  The next training will begin in January 2020.
  • If you are interested in applying for a spot in the 2020 class, you must attend one of three scheduled orientation meetings in order to receive an application. No registration required. Orientation meetings are scheduled as follows:

Monday July 8

7:00-8:00 pm


Northern Lights Library Branch

4093 Cleveland Ave

Columbus, OH 43224

Monday July 22

7:00-8:00 pm


OSU Extension Office

530 West Spring Street, Suite 275

Columbus, Ohio 43215

Tuesday August 6

7:00-8:00 pm


Hilltop Library Branch

511 S. Hague Ave

Columbus, OH 43204


Master Gardener Volunteers work on projects such as these:

  • Community Gardens
  • Garden Classes and Workshops
  • Gardening Information Booths at Festivals and Community Events
  • Horticulture Therapy Gardens
  • Specialty Gardens
  • A sign on the side of a building

Description automatically generated Public Gardens (Franklin Park Conservatory, Whetstone Park of Roses, Topiary Park)
  • Home and Garden Hotline
  • Research Projects
  • Chadwick Arboretum Projects
  • Youth Gardens
  • Many More!