Backyard Vegetable Gardening- Tomatoes: What's Eating Them Besides You?

Thursday, July 29th @ noon.  Speakers: Garry Abfalter, OSU Extension Greene County Master Gardener Volunteer and Laura Halladay, OSU Extension Greene County Family and Consumer Science Educator   flyer


Butterflies 101 - Butterflies in the Garden

Part 1 - Virtual Presentation, Thursday - July 8, 2021 @ noon. Speaker: Jane Worth, OSUE Greene County Master Gardener Volunteer.  Registration:

Part 2 - Garden Demonstration and Walk-Through (2 date/location options) Registration to attend one or both gardens:

Saturday, July 10, 2021 @ 10 a.m. located in Petrikis Park, 3771 W. Franklin Street, Bellbrook, Ohio (corner of St. Rt. 725 and Vemco Dr.)

Saturday, July 17, 2021 @ 10 a.m. located in James Ranch, 177 Fairground Rd. Xenia, Ohio


Fairy & Gnome House Building

The socially-distanced fairy & gnome house building is July 10-11.  Supplies will be left for families to come and go at their leisure, allowing everyone to be 6-feet apart.  Share this date with your family and friends!  The event takes place at the address below.  Signage will be posted at the event to help instruct participants what to do.  We are in need of natural building materials, any building materials can be dropped off in the woods entrance at Evergreen Children's Center at 2659 Dayton Xenia Road. Mary Gordon, OSUE Greene County Master Gardener Volunteer 






Other Educational Presentations done by MGV

If you are interested in having an OSU Extension Greene County Master Gardener Volunteer speak at your club or organization meeting, please contact Kim Hupman at