Join the Lakeshore Garden Masters invites gardeners

Spring is coming and the Lakeshore Garden Masters of Ottawa and Muskegon Counties invites all gardeners, novice to seasoned, to join our first meeting of 2019.

Lakeshore Garden Masters is a group of Western Michigan gardeners who have transplanted themselves from the MSU Extension to establish an independent organization to further the enjoyment and knowledge of gardening in pleasant fellowship.?

The Monet Garden, located in downtown Muskegon at the corner of Clay and Fifth Street, is the volunteer garden project of the Lakeshore Garden Masters.

The season’s first meeting will take place on March 25 beginning at 6:00 p.m. with an optional  pot luck (bring a dish to pass, table setting and your beverage),  or come for the meeting only at 6:30 p.m.

The presenter is Matt Mellema, speaking about Hydrangeas and Deer Resistant Plants.

The meeting will be held at AMG Developments building, 800 Ellis Road, Norton Shores (near the Muskegon Airport).

Guest fee is $5, or join for the year for only $15. For more, contact Susan Thorpe at  248-310-2312 or

For more information visit, where there is already a work schedule posted for 2019.