Gardening & Environmental Education

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MSU Extension Master Gardener Program - If you have questions regarding the West Michigan Master Gardener Program, go to

Foundations of Gardening - Foundations of Gardening is a 10-week online MSU Extension course that explores many aspects of gardening.  Lessons include self-paced learning opportunities and live lectures from experts in the field.  For inquiries related to Foundations of Gardening, go to 

Kent/MSU Extension “Grand Ideas Garden” (GIG)
The Grand Ideas Garden was designed to inspire and educate gardeners of all ages and backgrounds. Through colorful signage and planting displays, guest can learn about gardening techniques that they can replicate at home. The Grand Ideas Garden has proven to be an excellent platform for education for garden enthusiast and the general public.

Master Gardener Links

Grand Ideas Garden

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If you would like to visit the Grand Ideas Garden you may use one of the following links for a map.
775 Ball Ave., Grand Rapids, MI 49503