Fall 2017 Level 1 Training Registration

Welcome!  We are so pleased you want to join others in training to become a Master Gardener Volunteer!

Level 1 Training begins with the application process

Please note! Registration deadline, August 11, 4:00 p.m.
Unless you prefer another confirmation method, once your application is received and processed, our office will contact you by e-mail verifying we have received your application packet.

Cost: $105 – includes training manual, additional materials, handouts, etc. Classes are limited to the first 20 people who apply.  Please, include your registration fee with your application packet.
Where/Time: Currently, we are planning on holding the orientation and training sessions at the Gays Mills Community Commerce Center at 16381 State Highway 131 from 6-9 p.m.
Dates: Be sure to mark your calendars for 1) the required Orientation session  scheduled for September 5th and 2) Training dates – 1st of 8 sessions begins September 12, meeting every Tuesday through October 24th. Unless otherwise determined, no Session October 31st. Final session, WEDNESDAY, November 8.

You are welcome to mail, deliver in person or e-mail the documents to the office.
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If you prefer to e-mail them, please send them to Karen Snitker, Program Assistant ♦♦ 
♦♦By mail or in person – 225 N. Beaumont Road, Suite 240, Prairie du Chien, WI 53821♦♦

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Application Form – PDF  (Electronically fillable – to enter information – use Tab key or click on line )
Volunteer Behavior Expectations – PDF  (Electronically fillable)

Criminal Background Check – Required – Because your prospective volunteer position is identified as a position of trust with access to vulnerable populations, as part of the University of WI application process , a Criminal Background Check is necessary.  For complete details on why this is required and the full CBC procedure, please click HERE.

For more information, feell free to e-mail Karen or call her at the Extension Office – 608.326.0223.

If you’d like more information about the program, these two links may be just what you are looking for……….
Crawford County Master Gardener Association, Purpose, Mission, Projects, etc.
Master Gardener Training – What it’s about, What we do and more…