The first Gardeners’ Night Out program of 2018 at Cobb County public libraries is Garden Smart After 50 at the East Cobb Library on Tuesday, January 9th, 7 pm.

The free January 9th program will be led by Master Gardener Cindy Hind. She will provide tips for adapting to gardening as seniors and gardening tools designed for seniors. Please call (770)-509-2730 to reserve a spot for this informative program.

Also on the Gardeners’ Night Out schedule for early 2018, posted at

February 13, 2018, 7-8 pm Japanese Maples and Small Ornamentals: Master Gardener Patsy Bassett highlights the beauty of Japanese Maples and ornamentals in our landscape in this informative and colorful presentation. West Cobb Regional Library, 1750 Dennis Kemp Lane, Kennesaw, 30152

March 13, 2018, 7-8 pm Annuals for Sun and Shade: Picking the right plants for the right place is what a happy garden is all about. Annuals are like the “icing on the garden cake.” Master Gardener Donna Kennedy will fill your plant shopping list with best annuals for our long hot Georgia summers. Mt View Regional Library, 3320 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta 30066

April 2, 2018, 7-8 pm Perennials for Georgia Gardens: Perennials fill our gardens with interest throughout the year and are critical to a healthy ecosystem. Master Gardener Sandra Moore will define perennial plants and discuss some favorites for our Georgia gardens. South Cobb Regional Library, 805 Clay Road, Mableton 30126

Gardeners’ Night Out is an educational series presented and funded by the Master Gardener Volunteers of Cobb County, Inc. in conjunction with the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Service. All programs are free and open to the public.  Visit us at: For gardening questions, contact: Master Gardener Help Desk 770-528- 4070 UGA Cooperative Extension – Cobb County, 678 South Cobb Drive, Marietta, Georgia 30060

Gardeners’ Night Out 2018: January 9th @ East Cobb, and Much More!