Central Missouri Master Gardeners

The Central Missouri Master Gardeners meet at 6 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of the month at McClung Park, except for January and December. In January, the members host their annual dinner and do not meet in December.

Master Gardeners complete 30 hours of volunteer work following their initial training, working on core and approved projects in the community:

Core projects include Cole County Extension Center grounds the demonstration gardens and greenhouse in Jefferson City.

Approved projects include Habitat for Humanity, Missouri River Regional Library, Cole County Residential Services Inc. at High Street or Newsam Garden, and Rape and Abuse Crisis Center.

Contact the extension center to learn more.

Master Gardener Scholarship - four $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to four students that reside in Callaway, Cole, Moniteau, Osage, Maries and Miller counties. Applicants must be planning to enroll in an accredited college, university, technical or trade school for the fall term of the current year. Applicants are limited to those who plan to study horticulture, agriculture, conservation or forestry. Deadline to apply is February 29 of the current year. Application (PDF)

Chapter resources


Demo Garden Information

Stepping Stone Instructions (PDF)

Master Gardener Education Request Form (PDF)