The Polk County Master Gardeners recently celebrated the 27th birthday of the Master Gardeners program in Arkansas. The Master Gardeners are volunteers who work under the University of Arkansas system division of agriculture. Local Master Gardeners working with local Extension Agent, Carla Vaught. Officers for the coming year are: Patricia Roberts, President; Kim Hughes, Vice President; Lena Day, Treasurer; LaRayne Risenhoover, Secretary. For more information on Master Gardeners contact the Polk County Extension Office at 479-394-6018.