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2010 Junior Master Gardener Specialist Training Conference

Title: 2010 Junior Master Gardener Specialist Training Conference
Location: Aldridge Botanical Gardens, Birmingham, AL
Description: The 2010 JMG Specialist Training Conference is a “train-the-trainer”co nference that will be hosted through Alabama Cooperative Extension at Aldridge Botanical Gardens. The training conference is being hosted by Luci Davis, Alabama JMG State Coordinator and will be conducted by the National JMG Program staff. This dynamic and intensive 2 1/2 day training conference is designed for those coordinating or supporting JMG programs at the local, county, and regional level.

This conference will serve to equip and empower attendees with a great familiarity with the JMG program, JMG curricula and will provide the tools to grow sustainable JMG programs. In addition to a comprehensive JMG program overview, the training conference will include presentations addressing current youth gardening research findings, successfully connecting to schools, growing successful partnerships, implementation of best practices, developing community support and keys to profitable fund-raising. Registration of $250 includes all training costs/materials, JMG Specialist Resource Notebook, meals, transportation to training location and two choices of JMG curriculum guides. More details are available from the front page of www.jmgkids.us.  You can download a registration form here.

Start Date: 2010-10-05
Start Time: 08:15
End Date: 2010-10-07
End Time: 12:00

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