Events Archive

Saturday, February 24, 2024 - 8:30am to 3:00pm

The Warren County Master Gardeners invite you to their Think Spring Garden Seminar! 

Wednesday, February 21, 2024 - 9:00am to Thursday, February 22, 2024 - 3:45pm

The 68th Annual Iowa State University Shade Tree Short Course (STSC) will still be taking place at the Scheman Building on Iowa State University’s campus.

Saturday, February 17, 2024 - 8:30am to 4:30pm

The Linn County Master Gardeners invite you to their annual Winter Gardening Fair!

Thursday, January 18, 2024 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Join the Mahaska County Master Gardeners for a presentation about seed starting. 

Thursday, January 11, 2024 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Join the Mahaska County Master Gardeners for an open house. 

Tuesday, January 9, 2024 - 6:00pm to Tuesday, March 12, 2024 - 7:00pm

Join us for a variety of webinars that will expand your knowledge, introduce you to new topics, and allow you to connect with experts from across the field. All ages and backgrounds are welcome to attend. Attendees can choose to join in the Zoom room or on Facebook Live.

Wednesday, December 13, 2023 - 8:30am to 3:30pm

Iowa High Tunnel Short Course is scheduled for Wednesday, 13th December, 2023; 8:30am-3:30pm at the Iowa Arboretum. Registration is free but required. Registration deadline is 8 December 2023.

Saturday, December 2, 2023 - 7:30am to 1:30pm

The University of Vermont Extension Master Gardener program invites you to their annual, virtual conference. 

Sunday, November 26, 2023 - 6:00pm to Monday, November 27, 2023 - 4:30pm

The 2023 Iowa Organic Conference will be hosted in Iowa City on November 26 and 27. 

Thursday, November 16, 2023 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

The Mahaska County Master Gardeners invite you to their Herbal Tea Time and Workshop. 

Tuesday, November 14, 2023 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Mahaska County Extension and Outreach invites interested community members to join the discussion to campaign for a National Park in Oskaloosa, IA. 

Saturday, November 4, 2023 - 9:00am to 3:30pm

The Black Hawk County Master Gardeners invite you to their Fall Gardening Symposium!

Saturday, October 7, 2023 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

The Jasper County Master Gardeners invite you to their fall mum sale!

Saturday, October 7, 2023 - 9:00am to Saturday, November 18, 2023 - 11:30am

Join the Iowa Arboretum & Gardens from 9-11:30am this fall with our Fall Education Series

Tuesday, September 19, 2023 - 6:00pm

The class will be on Tuesday, September 19, at 6:00 at the Scott County Extension Office, 875 Tanglefoot Lane, Bettendorf.
Free and open to the public. Registration is required by September 15 to ensure there are enough materials for everyone.

Saturday, September 9, 2023 - 8:00am to 10:00am

The Cass County Master Gardeners invite you to their Fall Plant Sale in Atlantic, IA. 

Thursday, September 7, 2023 - 1:30pm

Farmers, farmer advisors and the general public are invited to Iowa State University’s Southeast Research and Demonstration Farm fall field day on Sept. 7. For further information, contact Cody Schneider at

Thursday, August 31, 2023 - 12:00pm to 4:30pm

The annual fall field day at Iowa State University’s Northeast Research and Demonstration Farm will feature presentations on how drought and smoke have impacted crops, corn rootworm and short stature corn. To help organizers plan for the meal, RSVP at by Monday, Aug. 28. For more information about the event, call Terry Basol at 641-426-6801; or Josh Michel at 563-581-7828.

Tuesday, August 22, 2023 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Iowa Learning Farms will host a prairie and forestry field day Tuesday, Aug. 22, from 5-7 p.m. at Eric and Cindy Boehm’s Farm near Wadena. The free event is open to farmers and landowners and includes a complimentary meal. The event is free and open to farmers and landowners, though reservations are required to ensure adequate space and food. For reasonable accommodations and to RSVP please contact Alena Whitaker at 515-294-2473 or Attendees will be entered in a drawing for ISU Prairie Strips honey.

Tuesday, August 22, 2023 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

ISU is hosting its Organic Field Day at the Iowa State Neely-Kinyon Farm in Greenfield, Iowa, from 4 to 6 PM. A light supper featuring local and organic foods will be included.

Tuesday, August 15, 2023 - 6:00pm

Muscatine Island Research Farm is bringing back the Demo Garden Open House. Come walk through our garden of veggies, melons, and cut flowers. We will talk about what we are growing, harvest some produce, and make a floral arrangement. Hope to see you there!

Thursday, August 10, 2023 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

Hosted by the Bi-State Conservation Action Network, this workshop will cover a variety of invasive species in woodland, wetland, and prairie habitats. There will also be sessions on control methods, identification, and native alternatives. 

Tuesday, August 8, 2023 - 2:00pm to 5:30pm

The 2023 ISU Fruit and Vegetable Field Day on Tuesday, August 8, 2023 at the Iowa State University Horticulture Research Station near Ames. The annual event will feature various research and demonstration projects on fruit and vegetable production for commercial growers, extension personnel, non-profit organizations, and Master Gardeners.

Sunday, June 25, 2023 - 2:00pm to 6:00pm

The Cass County Master Gardeners invite you to their Garden Tour! 

Saturday, June 24, 2023 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

The Dubuque County Master Gardeners invite you to their annual Tour of Gardens!