February 2018 Meeting

Celebrate Black History Month, as the Gwinnett County Master Gardeners Association welcomes Fulton County Extension Agent, Abra Lee, and Fulton County MGEV Tommy Butler as they present ‘African-American Gardening.’   The presentation entails: the history of African American garden design including its arrival to the United States via West Africa; the link between African American gardens and those found in other Afro communities throughout the African Diaspora; key features of African American Garden design and its influence on Southern Garden design; and pictures of African American Gardens. The meeting will be Monday, February 12, 2018, at Bethesda Senior Center, 225 Bethesda Church Rd., Lawrenceville. Meeting begins at 11:30 a.m.  Bring your lunch and drinks provided. All are welcome.