Plantastic Gardening Seminar

Gillespie County Extension Office 38 Business Court, Fredericksburg, TX

The Plantastic Gardening Seminar returns March 4th, 2022. Justin Duncan will be our main speaker, discussing cover crops for gardens, as well as organic weed control methods. Breakout sessions will include topics such as container gardening, fruit, gardening 101 and more. More information upcoming.

$25

Flower Power- Kids Gardening Project

Gillespie County Extension Office 38 Business Court, Fredericksburg, TX

Flower Power- Kids Gardening Project. Learn about growing flowers and vegetables. The program cost is $30 per child. This program is for children ages 8-12. The child does not need to be in 4-H to participate. The program will meet every Wednesday from September 7th through November 9th from 4:30-5:30 pm. We will also be going on a field trip to a flower farm. Contact the Gillespie County Extension Office at (830) 997-3452 to register.

$30

Hill Country Childcare Providers Conference

Gillespie County Extension Office 38 Business Court, Fredericksburg, TX

The Hill Country Childcare Providers Conference is Saturday, September 10th, 2022 from 8:30 am - 1:30 pm. The Pre-Registration Fee is $50/person- must be postmarked by August 24th, 2022. The Late Registration Fee is is $75/person- postmarked after August 24th, 2022. Registration Fee Includes: Lunch & Morning Refreshments, 5 clock hours training credit, and workshop materials. Registration fee can be transferred but not refunded. To register online, please click on the website link below. Please note you will be transferred to a third party website for online registration... Read More →

$50

Owning Your Piece of Texas

Gillespie County Extension Office 38 Business Court, Fredericksburg, TX

Agricultural law is an important topic for Texas landowners. This program will provide attendees with information on a broad number of common issues facing landowners from water law to eminent domain to landowner liability, fence law and more. All attendees will receive a hard copy of the "Owning Your Piece of Texas: Top Laws Texas Landowners Need to Know" handbook and will be provided with lunch. For more information & to register, please click the website link below.

$75

Grow It Cook It Strawberries

Gillespie County Extension Office 38 Business Court, Fredericksburg, TX

Grow It Cook It program on Strawberries. Includes recipe samples. Learn how to grow strawberries. Part of the grow it cook it program series. Program cost is $15. Contact the Gillespie County Extension Service at 830-997-3452 to register.

$15

Learn Your Lawn & Landscape

Gillespie County Extension Office 38 Business Court, Fredericksburg, TX

Learn Your Lawn & Landscape. Learn about turf grasses, native plants, how to landscape/plan your yard, & trees to use in your yard. This program is great for new landowners! The program cost is $35 per person, with lunch included. RSVP by September 20th by coming by the Extension Office (cash or check only), or register online using the link below (small online fee). For more information, please contact the Gillespie County Extension Office at (830) 997-3452.

$35

Fall Range Tour

Gillespie County Extension Office 38 Business Court, Fredericksburg, TX

Registration will begin at 5:00 pm with the program beginning at 5:30 pm. The cost is $10.00 and payable at the door with no need to RSVP. Two pesticide CEU hours will be offered. Noel Troxclair, Agriculture and Natural Resource agent in Uvalde County, will be speaking at the event. Troxclair will be speaking about Fall Army Worms and Desert Termites. Call the Extension Office at (830) 997-3452 for more information.

$10

Bennett Trust Land Stewardship Women’s Conference

Inn on Barons Creek 308 South Washington, Fredericksburg, TX

The Bennett Land Stewardship program is a two day conference. On day 1 there will be presentations on ag law, prescribed burn, water well education, and more. On day 2 participants will travel to local ranches, businesses, and wineries. For more information, please click the website link below.

$125

5 Hour CEU Program

Gillespie County Extension Office 38 Business Court, Fredericksburg, TX

Our 5 Hour CEU Program will be November 17th. Donuts and coffee are included, as is lunch. Cost is $75 and checks should be made payable to Gillespie ANR Committee. For structural applicators, includes 2 hours general (1 laws and regs, 1 general general), 1 pest, 1 lawn/ornamental and 1 weed. For agricultural applicators, 2 general, 1 laws and regs and 2 IPM. Please contact Beth McMahon or Brad Roeder at 830-997-3452 for more information regarding this program.

$75