Volunteer Service

2022 Volunteer & Education/Continuing training hours can now be submitted as you earn them on our Members Only page.

Hours may also be submitted using MS Excel spreadsheet or email.

Information required:  date, description of events, and hours.

AMGA Volunteer Co-Ordinator - helencook123@gmail.com

Here are some ideas on how to obtain these hours


Volunteer Service

  • Participating in the monthly Zoom gardening sessions

    • Researching topic for presentation​

  • Speaking/presenting at local garden clubs, associations, and libraries

  • Conducting webinars

  • Conducting workshops

  • Working events at a “Ask a Master Gardener” kiosk

  • Joining a work party ( such as IWK Children’s Hospital, Hospice, etc.)

  • Providing assistance at a community garden

  • Writing articles for the quarterly AMGA Newsletter

  • Serving on an AMGA committee or the Executive

  • Participating in the Annual General Meeting

Continuing Education / Training

  • Participating in monthly AMGA Zoom gardening sessions

    • Learning​

  • Attending gardening conference/workshop/webinar

    • AMGA Webinar series is worth 6 Education Hours

  • Taking a horticultural course from an accredited institution

         - Dalhousie University – The New Prairie Landscape Course