Need A Speaker? We can help!
Trained Master Gardener speakers are available for groups of all sizes, interests and ages.
Our passion is gardening and our mission is education! We would be happy to share our horticulture knowledge with homeowners in our county and surrounding areas. Following is a list of presentations we have available. Other topics can be developed given enough preparation time.
Basic Gardening (youth program)
Gardening for Butterflies
Gardening in Small Spaces
IPM (Integrated Pest Management) and Pesticide Safety
Natives and Invasives
Phenology: Nature’s Alarm Clock
Preparing Your Garden for Spring
Spotted Lantern Fly
What Plants Need (youth program)
We charge a $50 speaker's fee which goes towards developing our program. Master Gardeners are also available to give tours of our demonstration gardens located throughout the county.
Information presented by Penn State Master Gardeners is consistent with Penn State recommendations and research-based information on best practices in consumer horticulture and environmental stewardship.
Call the Butler County Extension office at 724-287-4761, or Carolyn Glendening, chairperson, at 724-234-3164 and we will help you determine the best presentation for your needs.