Annual Requirements

The following are the annual requirements for St Charles certified

Master Gardeners

ANNUAL REQUIREMENTS TO MAINTAIN ACTIVE STATUS

 

 

ANNUAL MG MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS FOR 2020

1. Due to Covid-19, the annual MG required annual volunteer hours has been reduced from 20 volunteer hours to zero volunteer hours for 2020.

2.  The education requirement remains at 6 hours annually.

See our website for details on Continuing Education

The education hour requirement may be reduced depending on the MG’s total annual volunteer hours.

See Continuing Education Guidelines on the About Us menu on our website 

 

 

2021 NOTE:  

Watch this site and the St Charles Master Gardener e-newsletter for updates for 2021 MG Membership requirements due to Covid-19

 

 

Master Gardener annual commitment:

  • 20 Volunteer hours (minimum) - with a minimum of 5 hours in the demonstration gardens, greenhouse or Hortline

  • 6 Continuing Education hours

See our website for details on Continuing Education

The education hour requirement may be reduced depending on the MG’s total annual volunteer hours.

See Continuing Education Guidelines on the About Us menu on our website 

 

The annual hour commitment for Active Master Gardeners begins each January

 

 

It is important for Master Gardeners to report their volunteer hours and contacts as this demonstrates to the St Charles County Council, who provides funding to the St Charles Extension Center, of the value of the program. All hours should be reported using the state Online Reporting Database.   https://report.missourimastergardener.com/index.php

 

President                                Joe Walker

Vice - President                     Laura Steimel

Treasurer                               Rebecca Poon

Secretary                                Rebekah Davis    

Demonstration Garden       Cindy Platzer

Education                               Jan Carron

Hortline                                  Patti Kolek

Membership                          Waneta Parmenter

Weekly Constant Contact    Mary Medina

Web master                           Mary Carey