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Tickets for the 19th annual WCMGVA Garden Walk are now available from any Master Gardener Volunteer and vendors listed on the poster. They will also be available at each featured garden the day of the walk.
Six beautiful gardens will be featured, all in Wisconsin Rapids. Addresses of the gardens are:
3731 7th Street S
3720 Cliff Street
1341 Airport Ave
409 Pepper Ave
540 3rd Street S ( South Wood County Historical Museum)
840 1st Street N ( Le Chateau B&B)
In addition, Art in the Garden Boutique will offer gently used gardening items, magazines, and book for sale as well as NEW garden art objects. Three handmade items will be raffled. Musicians in select gardens will provide special music. Local artists will have their talents on display and for sale, including photography, paintings, porcelain painting, painted deer skulls/antlers, jewelry, local maple syrup, and local honey and honey/beeswax products. Master Gardener Volunteers will be present to answer your gardening questions.
We are pleased to promote this fundraiser for the Respite Care Center that provides services and support for our neighbors with cognitive dysfunctions and their caregivers. Six beautiful gardens, door prizes, raffle, and refreshments make it an enjoyable Sunday afternoon. One of the gardens features is created by one of our own WCMG volunteers. Hope you can attend!
Tickets are available from any Master Gardener Volunteer, the vendors listed here, or at any participating garden on the day of the Walk.
Join in the fall fun and visit our Fall Plant Sale. Nursery grown perennials and field tested transplants from our own MG volunteers will be for sale along with dried florals and homemade scarecrows for your fall decor. Master Gardener volunteers on site to answer your gardening questions.
Wood County Master Gardener 20th Anniversary recipe book is available now! This collection of over 500 recipes, tried and true favorites of WCMG Volunteers, will be a great addition to your cookbook collection or a wonderful gift. Its loose leaf design allows you to add your own recipes and has sections on herbs and spices; cooking, baking, and microwaving tips; colorful section dividers on durable stock; and a special section on gardening tips and timetable especially for Central Wisconsin.
You can purchase a book at the UW-Extension office at the Wood County Courthouse or at Master Gardener events throughout this summer. Quantities are limited! Reserve your copy by mailing your check and order form to the address on the this link: