Searching for fun, educational activities for your children this summer?

Check out Cooperative Extension’s Junior Master Gardener™ (JMG) program. Beginning in June, your child can experience hands-on gardening activities Summer while learning about plants, water, soil, veggies and more, with an end product they can eat!

In addition, your child can learn leadership skills, service, safety with tools, community service and much more from this 4-H program.

photo collage of 4-H kids

4-H kids enjoying the Demonstration Gardens at the Lifelong Learning Center


The Junior Master Gardener program is open to all children ages 6-12. The 8-session summer season classes are held from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. each week.

If you live in the north part of the valley, there are weekly Friday Junior Master Gardener classes at the Research Center and Demonstration Orchard (4600 Horse Road, North Las Vegas, Nev.) from June 17 to August 5.

If you live in the south part of the valley, the Tuesday Junior Master Gardener classes will be held at the Lifelong Learning Center’s Outdoor Education Center (8050 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, Nev.) from June 14 to August 2.

No 4-H experience is required!