Gardening Tips: Flagler County’s Green Expo is coming soon, by Judy Jean, Master Gardener

Are you ready to dive into a world of sustainability, learning, and greener living? Flagler County’s eagerly awaited Green Expo is just around the corner, and it’s bringing a day of knowledge, inspiration, and connections with experts in the field. Get ready for an unforgettable experience on September 14th at the UF/IFAS Flagler County Extension Office.

Discover Sustainable Living in Style

The Green Expo guarantees an immersive experience of sustainable living like never before. Picture yourself delving into discussions about water conservation, energy efficiency, and the art of sustainable gardening – all under one roof! With the backing of UF/IFAS Extension, the Green Expo has partnered with the St. Johns River Water Management District, Flagler County Professionals, the City of Palm Coast, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, making it your prime opportunity to embrace greener choices with flair.

Education Meets Engaging

Get ready to participate in enlightening discussions led by seasoned sustainability pros. Whether you’re an inquisitive resident, a homeowner association board member, a manager, or a green industry professional, a wealth of insights awaits you. The Green Expo’s educational sessions will take you on a captivating journey through topics that truly matter, equipping you with the knowledge to make eco-friendly choices in your daily life.

Unlock the Power of Roundtable Discussions

But that’s not all — brace yourself for the highlight of the Green Expo: the roundtable discussions! Collaborating with the St. Johns River Water Management District, Flagler County Professionals, and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, the Green Expo presents an exclusive opportunity for homeowners. Imagine having the chance to interact directly with these eminent experts, firing away your most pressing questions about sustainability, conservation, and environmental protection. This is your platform to seek insights, share concerns, and engage in a meaningful dialogue that could shape the future of your community and the planet.
Your Questions, Their Expertise

Have questions about water management? Curious about energy-efficient practices? Eager to learn about sustainable gardening techniques? The roundtable discussions at the Green Expo are tailor-made for you. This unique interactive session is designed to bridge the gap between expert knowledge and community engagement, offering you a rare chance to tap into the minds behind impactful environmental decisions.

Join Us and Be Part of a Greener Future

The Green Expo isn’t just an event – it’s a celebration of shared enthusiasm and a commitment to a better planet. Whether you’re attending the Green Expo itself or engaging in the roundtable discussions, you’re stepping into a journey toward a sustainable lifestyle that starts right here.
Remember to mark September 14th on your calendar and get ready to be inspired. Join us at the UF/IFAS Flagler County Extension Office for an event that’s all about making a positive impact, fostering community, and embracing the joy of sustainable living. Your journey awaits — we can’t wait to see you there.
Calling All Green-Thumbed

Now, let’s talk gardening. If you’ve got a green thumb and a heart that beats for plants, we’ve got a special opportunity that’s just for you. Mark your calendars because the Master Gardener Volunteer class applications will be open from September 1st to October 31st. This is your chance to take your passion for gardening to new heights! But that’s not all – classes are set to begin on January 11, 2024, and will run through April 18. Every Thursday, from 9 am to 3 pm, you’ll get to dive into the world of gardening, with three exciting field trips along the way.

Apply Now for the Master
Gardener Volunteer Class

Ready to get your hands dirty and learn all about gardening? Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity. Apply for the Master Gardener Volunteer class today using the link: This is your chance to turn your gardening dreams into reality. For any questions in regard to the Green Expo or Master Gardener Volunteer Program please contact Judy at (386)437-7464 or