Master Gardeners Spring Symposium

Cumberland County Cooperative Extension Center
(910) 868-5405
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


The Cumberland County Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Association presents their annual Spring Symposium in the Extension’s auditorium and adjacent rooms of the Extension Office. The main speakers will be Felder Rushing, a seventh-generation farmer, author (Pass Along Plants), columnist, and host of radio and TV gardening programs. He will be joined by Preston Montague--an artist and author affiliated with NC State horticulture and the JCR Arboretum--and Brie Arthur, an author, teacher and professional gardener who leads the national suburban Foodscape Movement.


The $50 fee includes all speaker sessions, snacks and materials, and for those who register by March 18, 2018, a “gourmet” boxed lunch. Garden-related vendors and special garden interest groups will be available for participants to browse, gather information and make purchases between sessions and at lunch.

Event Admission: $50

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