Long Island

Master Gardeners

Meetings are on the third Wednesday of the month unless indicated below.

8:45 AM to 9:30 AM: arrival, refreshments, social, setup, and gardening discussions

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM: guest speaker

10:45 AM to 11:30 AM: general membership meeting, raffle and cleanup

11:30 AM: Executive Board meeting, all members are encourage to attend.

All meetings are at the Brookhaven Ecology Center unless otherwise stated. See below for directions and map. As you approach the main building the flagpole will be to the left side of the building (your right). Keeping the building to your right walk about 100 feet down the path beside the building. The door is just before the large garage doors. Once inside the building you will see the meeting room  just past the plants.

Periodically check the LIMG website for changes in the meeting location. Speakers, events, and activities will be posted when confirmed.

Meeting dates.

May 20, 2017, The LIMG will be participating in the annual "Keep Brookhaven Beautiful" event. Time and location to be announced. Every spring individuals and groups join the Great American Cleanup, the nation's largest organized cleanup, beautification, and community improvement program. Members must notify president Jo Ann Millard of their interest in participating in this event by May 17 meeting in order to receive a participant t-shirt and gloves.

June 21, 2017, LIMG meeting will be held at the Daisy Gardens Nursery, Gilbert Avenue, Bayport. Tom Stemmler of Daisy Gardens will present his annual "What's New in Plants."

June 24, 2017, 6:30 am to 7:30 pm, LIMG and Bayard Cutting Arboretum Horticultural Society sponsored  bus trip to Mohonk Mountain House, New Paltz, NY.  Advance reservations required, $135 members, $140 non-members. Click here for a copy of the registration form.

July and August 2017, no meetings, events and locations will be announced.

September 20, 2017

October 18, 2017

November 15, 2017

December 2017, no meeting. Holiday party location and date coming.

Four ways to Brookhaven Ecology Site:
1. Sunrise to Waverly Ave. (exit 52)-north 2 lights-right on

Buckley Ave-1 mile on right.

2. LIE to exit 63, south on North Ocean- right on

Woodside Ave (Rte 99) - right onto Buckley  - past cemetery, enter on


3. LIE exit 63 south on North Ocean Avenue – first right (Jamaica Avenue) past

railroad overpass. Go until tee intersection (about half a mile) which is Blue Point Rd.

Go left onto Blue Point until first traffic light. Turn left at first traffic light onto Buckley.

Center entrance is on left about one quarter mile.

4. From the north shore-Rte 97 (Nicholls Rd.) south-left onto Patchogue-Holbrook Rd.(CR 19)

follow signs to Woodside Ave. (Rte 99)-left onto Woodside Ave. (Rte 99) follow signs to

Buckley Rd. (the signs may say Holtsville Park)-left onto Buckley Rd.-park is on the right.

Long Island Master Gardener 2017 Calendar of Events, Meetings, and Activities