University of Maryland Extension University of Maryland

College of Agriculture & Natural Resources

Contact Information for Master Gardener Programs

The Maryland Master Gardener Program is organized by University of Maryland Extension Offices in most counties and Baltimore City and is coordinated by a state office located in Ellicott City, MD. To learn about the Master Gardener program and Master Gardener basic training in any particular area, please see the websites below and contact the appropriate MG Coordinator.

No horticultural or pest control questions, please. For home gardening and pest questions, please visit the University of Maryland Extension's Home and Garden Information Center website or call them at 1-800-342-2507.)

County/city
MG Program

Contact information Next MG Basic Training dates
Allegany Co. MG Program Allegany County Extension
One Commerce Drive
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 724-3320
Fax: 301-722-4015
M.G. Coordinator:
E-mail:

TBA for Spring 2015

Anne Arundel Co. MG Program

Anne Arundel Co. Extension
97 Dairy Lane
Gambrills, MD 21054
(410) 222-3900
Fax: 410-222-3909
M.G. Coordinator: Mike Ensor
E-mail: mensor@umd.edu
Ask a MG dates and locations

Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings
Sept. 11 - Oct. 30, 2014, beginning at 5 or 6pm;
Anne Arundel County Extension Office, Gambrills
Baltimore City MG Program

Baltimore City Extension
6615 Reisterstown Road, Suite #201
Baltimore, MD 21215
410-856-1850 x121
M.G. Contact: Naima Jenkins-El
E-mail: naimaj@umd.edu

E-mail: BaltimoreCityMG@gmail.com
Ask a MG dates and locations

Thursdays, (and a few Tuesdays and Saturdays)
Jan-April 2015, 6:00- 9pm,
Cylburn Arboretum and University of MD Extension, Baltimore
Baltimore County MG Program

Baltimore County Extension
1114 Shawan Road
Cockeysville MD 21030
410-771-1761
MG Contact: Anna McGucken
Email: amcguck@umd.edu
Ask a MG dates and locations

Fall 2015, daytime.
Calvert County MG Program Calvert County Extension
30 Duke St.; Rm 103
P. O. Box 486;
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
410-535-3662 and
301-855-1150 (dc line)
Fax: 410-535-2438 
M.G. Coordinator: Dr. Herbert Reed
E-mail: hreed@umd.edu

Tentatively: Tuesday and Thursday evenings
mid-February to mid-March, 2015; evenings

Carroll County MG Program Carroll County Extension
700 Agriculture Center
Westminster, MD 21157
(410) 386-2760
Fax: 410-876-0132
M.G. Coordinator: Steve Allgeier
410-386-2776 (Steve)
E-mail: hortman@umd.edu
Tuesday and Thursday mornings
mid- September through mid October 2014
Westminster

Cecil County MG Program Cecil County Extension
Cecil Co. Administrative Bldg. #1500
200 Chesapeake Blvd.
Elkton, MD 21921
(410) 996-5280
Fax: 410-995-5285
M.G. Coordinator: Doris Behnke
E-mail: dbehnke@umd.edu
most Monday nights
Mid-January to end of April, 2015, 6-9pm.
Elkton.
Charles County MG Program Charles County Extension
9375 Chesapeake Street, Suite 119
La Plata, MD 20646
(301) 934-5404
Fax: 301-753-1857
M.G. Contact: Luke Gustafson
E-mail: lng@umd.edu
Tentatively: Tuesdays & Thursdays,
Mid-Feb. to early April 2015; 6-9pm
Location TBA
Dorchester County MG Program Dorchester County Extension
P. O. Box 299
County Building, 501 Court Lane
Cambridge, MD 21613
(410) 228-8800
M.G. Coordinator: Sudeep Mathew
E-mail: samathew@umd.edu
Feb-April 2015; Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings. (joint class with Queen Anne's and Talbot Co.)
Frederick County MG Program

Frederick County Extension
330 Montevue Lane
Frederick, MD 21702
(301) 600-1596
M.G. Coordinator: Susan Trice
E-mail: strice@umd.edu
Ask a MG dates and locations

Tuesday and Thursday mornings
Feb-April 2015, 9am-12pm
Frederick

Garrett County MG Program Garrett County Extension
1916 Maryland Highway, Suite A
Mt. Lake, MD 21550
(301) 334-6960
Fax: 301-334-6960
M.G. Coordinator: Ashley Bachtel-Bodkins
E-mail: abachtel@umd.edu
TBA
Harford County MG Program

Harford County Extension
P.O. Box 663
2335 Rock Spring Road
Forest Hill, MD 21050
(410) 638-3255
Fax: 410-638-3053
M.G. Coordinator: Joyce Browning
E-mail: jbrowni3@umd.edu

Ask a MG dates and locations

Thursday nights
September 4th - Dec. 18, 2014, 6-9pm
(also two Saturday field trips 10/18, 11/15, 9am-12pm)
Forest Hill Extension Office

Howard County MG Program

Howard County Extension
3300 Ridge Road, Suite 240,
Ellicott City 21043
(410) 313-2707
M.G. Coordinator:Georgia Eacker
410-313-1913 (Georgia)
E-mail: geacker@umd.edu

Ask a MG dates and locations

Mondays and Wednesdays
late Jan - late March 2015;  9am- 12 noon; Ellicott City
Montgomery County MG Program

Montgomery County Extension
18410 Muncaster Road
Derwood, MD 20855
(301) 590-9638
M.G. Coordinator: Steve Dubik
(301) 590-2838 (Steve)
E-mail:sdubik@umd.edu

Ask a MG dates and locations

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays
late Jan to early March, 2015, 10 am-3 pm
Derwood.

Prince George's County MG Program

Prince George's County Extension
6707 Groveton Drive
Clinton, MD 20735
(301) 868-8781
Fax: 301-599-6714
M.G. Coordinator: Esther Mitchell
E-mail: estherm@umd.edu

Ask a MG dates and locations

Mondays and Wednesday evenings
1st Mon. in March to 2nd Wed. in May, 2015, 6-9pm
4-H Center in College Park.
Queen Anne's County MG Program

Queen Anne's County Extension
P.O. Box 188
505 Railroad Avenue #4
Centreville, MD 21617
(410) 758-0166
Fax: 410-758-3687
M.G. Coordinator: Molly Garrett
E-mail:mgarret1@umd.edu

Feb-April 2015; Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings. (joint class with Dorchester and Talbot Co.)
Somerset County Part of the Lower Eastern Shore MG Program. See listing for Wicomico Co. See listing for Wicomico Co.
St. Mary's County MG Program

St. Mary's County Extension
26737 Radio Station Way, Suite E-2
P.O. Box 663
Leonardtown, MD 20650
301-475-4120
Fax: 301-475-4483
MG Contact: Jennifer Horton
E-mail:jhorton3@umd.edu

Evenings, once or twice a week, 5-8:30
Jan- April 2016
Leonardtown

Talbot County MG Program

Talbot County Extension
28577 Mary's Court, Suite 1
Easton, MD 21601
(410) 822-1244
Fax: (410) 822-5627
M.G. Coordinator: Mikaela Boley
E-mail: mboley@umd.edu

Feb-April 2015; Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings. (joint class with Queen Anne's and Dorchester Co.)
Washington County MG Program Washington County Extension
7303 Sharpsburg Pike
Boonsboro, MD 21713
301-791-1604
Fax: 301-791-1048
M.G. Coordinator: Annette Ipsan
E-mail: aipsan@umd.edu

Thursdays, Feb. through mid April, 2015; 9am-3pm;
Boonsboro

Wicomico County 
(Lower Eastern Shore MG Program)

Wicomico County Extension
(Lower Eastern Shore Master Gardener Program)
P.O. Box 1836
Rt. 349 Nanticoke Road
Salisbury, MD 21802
(410) 749-6141
M.G. Coordinator: Ginny Rosenkranz
E-mail: rosnkrnz@umd.edu

Tuesdays, Sept. 4 through Nov. 2014, 1-4pm

Ocean Pines Library

Worcester County

Part of the Lower Eastern Shore MG Program. See listing for Wicomico Co.

See listing for Wicomico Co.
State MG Program

Home and Garden Information Center
12005 Homewood Rd.
Ellicott City, MD 21042

State MG Coordinator: Jon Traunfeld
E-mail: jont@umd.edu
410-531-5556

State MG Advanced Training Coordinator:
Robin Hessey
(410) 531-1754
Fax: (410) 531-5567
E-mail: rmhessey@umd.edu

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