Office Information

WVU Extension Service
Kanawha County Office
4700 MacCorkle Avenue SE
Suite 101
Charleston, WV 25304

Phone: 304-720-9573
Fax: 304-205-7863
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00-4:00
Driving Directions

Monthly Meeting

Association Meeting Schedule

Reminder: All business and CE meetings will be held at Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore on the second Tuesday of each month unless otherwise scheduled.

Continuing Education Meeting
When: Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Time: 6 PM

Officers elected at the February 10th meeting:
Beth Hughes – President
Carolee Felber – Vice President
Carol Throckmorton – Secretary
Jennifer Soule – Treasurer

“Fairy Gardens”
At the July 2014 meeting, Sheri Meadows demonstrated how to create a fairy garden as part of your gardening landscape.

“Whimsy in the Garden”
At the June 2013 meeting, Suzi Cole spoke on decorating the garden, creating a focal point, and using whimsy in the garden.

Upcoming Events

2015 West Virginia State Master Gardener Association Conference
March 27, 28, 29, 2015
Pipestem Resort State Park
Keynote speakers will be Peggy Cornett, Curator of Historic Plants at Jefferson’s Monticello and Bryce Lane, horticulturist at North Carolina State University and host of the TV series, “In the Garden.” Both keynote speakers will also be leading breakout sessions during the conference.
Read detailed information on the Keynote Speakers
Pipestem Resort State Park is a 4,050-acre state park located in southern West Virginia, on the border between Mercer and Summers counties.
Address: 3405 Pipestem Drive,
Pipestem, WV 25979
Phone: (304) 466-1800
Conference schedule:
Registration cost information:
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International 2015 Master Gardener Conference
“Horticultural Horizons in the Heartland”
September 22-25
Council Bluffs, Iowa
Omaha, Nebraska
Facebook: 2015 International Master Gardener Conference

Carol Costello, 2013 Master Gardener of the Year At the July 2013 picnic, Carol Costello was announced as the Master Gardener of the Year by WVU Extension Agent John Porter. Randy Rader, 2012 Master Gardener of the Year

At the July 2012 meeting, Randy Rader was awarded Master Gardener of the Year by WVU Extension Agent John Porter. Randy is current president of the Kanawha County Master Gardeners Association.

Bill Shanklin, 2011Master Gardener of the Year

At the June 2011 meeting, Bill Shanklin was awarded Master Gardener of the Year by WVU Extension Agent John Porter.

Click here to see previous Master Gardener of the Year winners.