2021 Spring Master Gardener Conference

Sacred Water
Rain Water Harvesting

Forbs In Wyoming
Common Edible & Poisonous

Diamond with sun at top, the healing garden in the middle and leaves at the bottom

Small Spaces
Container & Zen Gardens

Herbal Apothecary
Bringing Herbs Into Our Lives

Social Distancing measures will be in place during this event.  Masks are required.

This year's Spring Gardening Conference will be held Saturday, April 17, 2021 from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm at the Agricultural Resource and Learning Center, 2011 Fairgrounds Rd., Casper, WY. To register visit the ARLC, 2011 Fairgrounds Rd., Casper, WY or register online. The registration fee includes light breakfast items and lunch. 

Registration Fees

  • Early Registration (by March 22, 2021)           $40.00
  • General Registration                                        $50.00
  • Day of Event (if space is available)                  $60.00

Food & Accommodations

Dress in layers for your comfort. Temperatures can be tricky this time of year. We are happy to help make the conference accessible for those with hearing or vision impairments. Please let us know in advance if you require assistance in this area. If you have dietary restrictions, please plan accordingly. Help us go green and bring your own cup for coffee, tea and water.

Giveaways & Goodies

Our retail table will have a great selection of items for sale, plus free handouts full of hints. Every participant is eligible for the door prize drawings.


Time Activity Speaker
8:00 am - 8:30 am Registration  
8:30 am - 8:45 am Kickoff & Welcome  
8:45 am - 10:15 am Bringing Herbs Into Our Lives Melissa Scianna
10:15 am - 10:30 am Break  
10:30 am - 12:00 pm Activate Your Landscape with Rainwater Harvesting Deryn Davidson
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch & Giveaways  
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Container Gardens: Anything Goes! 
Paradise Made: Create a Garden Sanctuary
Marcia Tatroe
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Break  
2:45 pm - 4:15 pm Common Edible & Poisonous Forbs of Wyoming Brian Sebade
4:15 pm - 4:30 pm Final Announcements & Thank You