GM Day 2024


Gardening Matters Day

  • Saturday, April 13, 2024, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Yates County Master Gardeners Present:

Gardening Matters Day

Saturday, April 13th, 2024

Registration opens at 9:30am

Program runs from 10:00 am-12:00 pm

Location: Yates County Building Auditorium

Topics Include:

  • Vegetable Container Gardening: a versatile and space-efficient way of cultivating vegetables
  • “Right Place (It Doesn’t Happen Overnight)”: Garden Planning and Preparation
  • Herb Gardens & Herb Uses: Learn about the numerous benefits of growing herbs at home.

Event Information:

  • Check-in starts at 9:30 AM.
  • Fee: Pay what you can sliding scale ($0-$20 per person)
  • Pre-registration is required!
  • All attendees will receive a free “Garden in a Bag” collection of vegetable, herb, and flower seeds

Special Thanks to Long’s Cards & Books, Knapp & Schlappi, Sweet Farm, and Tractor Supply Company. 

To RSVP, please call the CCE-Yates County office at (315) 536-5123 or e-mail Cheryl Flynn at

“Cornell Cooperative Extension provides equal program and employment opportunities.”


Sliding Scale ($0-$20)



Cheryl Flynn
Master Gardener Coordinator
(315) 536-5123 ext. 4383


Yates County Building
417 Liberty Street, Suite 1024
Penn Yan, New York 14527

Last updated March 20, 2024