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Rain Garden

The Hendricks County Soil and Conservation District funded a demonstration rain garden which the Master Gardeners have planted. The Rain Garden shows how to capture and use run-off rainwater using native plants. Stop by the Fairgrounds to see it.

Rain Garden

Next Meetings

December 2   Celebration

The annual MG Christmas party will be at Dawson's Too in Brownsburg. Social time begins at 6:30, Dinner at 7:15. Reservations are closed now.

MG Christmas Tree - Volunteers will meet at the Fairgrounds at 6:00 pm on Tuesday November 25th. Laura Wilbur is the chairperson for this project.


Jon Cain Retiring

Jon Cain retired as the ANR educator for Hendricks County at the end of August. His last Master Gardener meeting was on August 19th. John Orick, the Purdue master gardener coordinator and many of the members took the opportunity to say good bye. Thank you Jon for your 15 years of leadership and may you enjoy many happy retirement years.

John Orick says farewell to Jon Cain

Adventures in Gardening

October 4, 2014

The annual Fall seminar hosted 115 participants from all over Indiana. Attendees heard about native and non-native perennials, soil and water, lessons from Indiana's roadside plant management, and our program at the Plainfield corrections facility. Thanks to everyone who participated, hope to see you next year on October 10.

See more about the speakers.