• HelpDeskComboShot
  • EatGrowLiveGarden900w400h
  • WormComposting900w400h
  • PlantARowVolunteers900w400h
  • CharlesRainbarrelSpout900w400h
  • WhatIsATree900wx400h
  • PlantSale900wX400h
  • Our Help Desk is now available and will soon be visiting Farmer's Markets.
  • Grow Eat Live Community Garden: Starting seed is the topic for March (our February event had to be rescheduled due to weather). Join us March 11, 2014 from 4:30pm-6:30pm at the Chesapeake Health Department, 748 Battlefield Boulevard, North, Chesapeake, VA 23320
  • Check out our Green Thumb Series!
  • Plan your Spring Garden to Include an Extra Row to Help Support Our Local Food Banks! Collection of Fresh Produce Begins June 2015.
  • Rain Barrel Workshops Will Resume in the Spring of 2015.
  • Every Fall Chesapeake Master Gardener Volunteers visit First Grade Classrooms across Chesapeake Public Schools to Teach about Trees and Plant Trees.
  • Please come and visit us at our Plant Sale on Friday, April 24th 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, April 25th 9 a.m. to noon.

What's Happening

Note: Many of the programs listed below require registration, have already begun and are offered as a part of a series, and/or have filled enrollment by the date in which it is viewed on the calendar.  Please consult individual program webpages (under the "Programs and Events" tab) or call our office for additional details.


If you are a Chesapeake Master Gardener (or one of our program partners) and want to share an event that is currently not listed, please let us know.  NOTE: Our CMG Calendar (linked to the left) has been created solely for Chesapeake Master Gardeners and includes advanced education and volunteer opportunities that may not be listed on our public calendar.  Intern training dates are available via Intern Corner.

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Phone: 757-382-6348
Office: 310 Shea Drive
Chesapeake, VA 23322



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