Rock Prairie Association

Rock Prairie Master Gardener AssociationThe Rock Prairie Association is the local organization of Master Gardener Volunteers.

Rock Prairie Master Gardener Association members volunteer in cooperation with University of Wisconsin-Extension to provide research-based educational and community service opportunities to its members and the surrounding gardening community.


Learn about the latest RPMGA happenings through their blog!

  • Update - July 21 field trip departure time July 15, 2017
    Hello everyone.After talking with a couple folks who drive the route we'll be taking to Milwaukee on Friday, July 21, there has been a change in departure time from our meeting place at Pat Dawson field.Because of heavy road work being down along that route it will probably be to our advantage to leave earlier.  So instead of leaving at 8:45, the depart […]
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  • July Event - Boerner Botanical Garden - July 21 July 13, 2017
    The Visitor Center at Boerner Botanical Garden.July 21, we will be traveling to Boerner Botanical Gardens for a guided tour. We would encourage master gardeners and friends to participate.The tour will begin at 10 a.m.For those who will be carpooling we will meet at Pat Dawson Field,  920 Beloit Avenue, where those who won't be driving will be able to l […]
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  • Reminder - Redtail Ridge Lavender & Herbs Field Trip June 16, 2017
    On Thursday, June 22, RPMGA is going to make a trip to one of the most exciting, educational venues we've had the pleasure to visit yet.Green County MGV Cheryl Rezabek is former executive director of Rotary Botanical Gardens. She and her late husband worked together to establish their wonderful lavender and herb farm. Cheryl's home in completely of […]
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  • Janesville Farmer's Market - Saturday June 10 June 8, 2017
    We still need volunteers for the June 10 Farmer's Market on Main Street in Janesville.Anyone interested in volunteering please contact Mary Thompson at 608-322-4800.We need four volunteers.  We have one so far.  Two shifts - 8 to 10:30 and 10:30 to 1 pm.Mary Kay be there early with the equipment.  You just need to show up.Our participation at the Beloit […]
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  • Continuing Ed Event, Thursday, June 22, 2017 May 18, 2017
    On Thursday, June 22 the RPMGA will host two events, a tour of Redtail Ridge Lavender & Herbs, followed by lunch in Oregon and then on to one of four shopping venues.The Tour - Redtail Ridge Lavender & Herbs is owned by Cheryl Rebazek, Green County MGV and former director of Rotary Gardens.  She has welcomed us for a tour of her lavender farm near Br […]
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