Classes & Events

Our horticulture educator and Master Gardener volunteers offer online and in-person classes to grow your gardening knowledge.  We also offer educational talks and displays at events throughout the year.

Join our horticulture mailing list to receive free e-mail notices of our upcoming classes and events.  E-mail or call 301-791-1604 to get on our mailing list. 


Master Gardener Workshop Series - June - October 2024

Grow your gardening know-how with our Washington County Master Gardener workshop series. Learn how to garden smarter, help the environment and save time and money. Workshops will be held from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and will combine classroom teaching with hands-on learning in our demonstration garden.

Each workshop is $15 and will be limited to 20 participants. No walk-ins will be accepted. Please register online by selecting the workshop date below you would like to attend.



Washington County Agricultural Education Center
7303 Sharpsburg Pike
Boonsboro, MD 21713


If you need reasonable accommodation to participate in any event or activity, please get in touch with us at least two weeks prior at 301-791-1604.



Winter Sowing Video

Winter Sowing Video 
Learn how to start seeds and grow transplants without grow lights and with little cost and aftercare.  Class was taught by Master Gardener Tina Webster. 

Watched the recorded video below.  Click HERE for the Presentation Slides.  

Check out our Winter Sowing directions, by clicking HERE.


Winter Sowing with UME Master Gardner Tina Webster


  Events and Workshop will be updated as available. 

For more information on the Master Gardener program, contact Annette Cormany at or 301-791-1604.