Celebrate 100 Years of Extension

Upcoming Events

For events in your county, visit Your Local County Center


Currituck County Center Chicken Swap hosted by Currituck 4-H Sat Sep 20, 2014 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Currituck Rural Center, 184 Milburn Sawyer Road, Powells Point, NC 27966
— 12 hours ago

Currituck County 4-H will sponsor a Chicken Swap in conjunction with the Currituck Heritage Festival on September 20, 2014. This event will take part at the Currituck Rural Center located at 184 Milburn Sawyer Road in Powells Point NC. The swap will start at 12:00 pm, and is open to the public. If you are interested in buying, selling, or trading poultry, eggs or other small animals, please be on the property and set up by 11:00am. This is an outdoor event and tables are not provided; you may drive your vehicle to this area for your convenience. For more information please contact Stephanie Minton at 232-2262 or via email at Stephanie_minton@ncsu.edu

Currituck County Center Homegrown Handmade Contest Sat Sep 20, 2014 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Currituck Rural Center, 184 Milburn Sawyer Road, Powells Point, NC 27966
— 12 hours ago

Join us for the third annual Homegrown and Handmade contest to be held in conjunction with the Currituck Heritage Festival on Saturday, September 20th from 12:30- 4:00pm. The festival will take place at the Currituck County Rural Center located at 184 Milburn Sawyer Road in Powells Point, NC.

Contest entries are currently being accepted in the youth and adult divisions for arts & crafts; bake & canned goods; homegrown fruits and vegetables and largest pumpkin. Entry is FREE and monetary prizes given to Best in Show in these categories: Homegrown; arts & crafts; and baked & canned goods. Each first place winner will receive $10.00 and each second place winner will receive $5.00. The largest pumpkin contest winner will receive$15.00. So bring your best pie, canned tomatoes, biggest pumpkin or prettiest quilt and compete for the title.

Rules and entry forms can be downloaded from the Currituck Extension website at currituck.ces.ncsu.edu. Click the "Currituck Heritage Festival" link at the top left or follow the link below. For more information or to request an entry form be mailed or emailed to you call 232-2262 or

Anson County Center Eager Beaver 4-H Club Meeting Sat Sep 20, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Anson County Cooperative Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 11 hours ago
on 2 calendars Currituck Heritage Festival and Extension Centennial Celebration Sat Sep 20, 2014 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Currituck County Rural Center, 184 Milburn Sawyer Rd, Powells Point, NC 27966
— 11 hours ago

We'd like to invite natives and visitors alike to celebrate Currituck Heritage and the centennial of Cooperative Extension at this year's Currituck Heritage Festival. The event will be held on Saturday, September 20 from 1-6pm at the Currituck County Rural Center in Powells Point. The day will begin with a re-creation of the annual county farm picnic and will continue with live music, exhibits, a Currituck history timeline, vendors, contests and activities for the whole family in a beautiful setting. The event will end with a community barn dance with musical guest Out 'N The Cold from 4-6pm.
Come and just enjoy the day or register for one of the many contests from Corn Shucking, to the Homegrown and Handmade contests or the Little and Junior Miss Currituck pageants. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information contact the Currituck Extension Office at 232-2261. You can also visit the site online at go.ncsu.edu/currituckheritage.

Growing Small Farms Eastern Triangle Farm Tour Sat Sep 20, 2014 @ 1:00 PM -Sun Sep 21, 2014 @ 5:00 PM — 11 hours ago

9th annual Carolina Farm Stewardship Association Eastern Triangle Farm Tour. Visit the CFSA website for details: http://www.carolinafarmstewards.org/etft/

Vance County Center 4-H & NC Big Sweep Sat Sep 20, 2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Satterwhite Point at Kerr Lake, Shelter #3, Henderson, NC 27537
— 11 hours ago

Vance County 4-H is asking YOU to be apart of the solution by becoming a volunteer in this year's North Carolina Big Sweep event.

This year's event will be scheduled for Saturday, September 20th, 2014 from 1pm-4pm. I am aiming to have 7+ teams of volunteers with an unlimited number allowed to each team. I have reached out to various groups around Vance County to come together as we participate in this event. This year's Big Sweep will coincide with the national day of service and serve as our counties community service project. We will be meeting at Satterwhite Point at Shelter #3.

https://docs.google.com/a/ncsu.edu/forms/d/1MGZyXdv1SemDogw46HxkzHmLrD5KTtoEwV_y6SnIzO8/edit

Washington County Center Chowan Fair Entries Accepted Sat Sep 20, 2014 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM — 11 hours ago
Currituck County Center Little Miss Currituck Pageant Sat Sep 20, 2014 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Currituck Rural Center, 184 Milburn Sawyer Road, Powells Point, NC 27966
— 11 hours ago
Robeson County Center St. Paul's 4-H Pony Club Meeting Sat Sep 20, 2014 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension St. Pauls
— 10 hours ago

This is a weekly meeting for the members of the St. Paul's 4-H Pony Club. Members work on a variety of activities related to horses. For more information about this club please contact Wendy Maynor, 4-H Program Assistant at (910) 671-3276 or Wendy_Maynor@ncsu.edu.

Rowan County Center Dairy Goat Show @ the Rowan County Fair Sat Sep 20, 2014 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM — 10 hours ago
Guilford County Center Central Carolina Fair Sun Sep 21, 2014 Today 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Greensboro Coliseum Complex Pavilion, Greensboro, NC, United States
— 13 hours away
Sampson County Center Boating Safety Class Sun Sep 21, 2014 Today 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 93 Agriculture Place, Clinton NC
— 13 hours away

The NC Wildlife Commission is offering a Boating Safety Course at the Sampson County Livestock Facility located at 93 Agriculture Place (Hwy 421 South of Clinton). Participants must attend both classes - Saturday and Sunday. All participants must register online at the NC Wildlife Resources Commission at www.ncwildlife.org.

Camden County Center Camden County 4-H Shooting Sports Practice Sun Sep 21, 2014 Today 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM — 15 hours away
Rowan County Center 4-H Dog Show @ the Rowan County Fair Sun Sep 21, 2014 Today 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM — 15 hours away
Guilford County Center Central Carolina Fair Exhibit Pick Up Sun Sep 21, 2014 Today 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Greensboro Coliseum Complex Pavilion, Greensboro, NC, United States
— 17 hours away
Cabarrus County Center Learn Beginning Farming ONLINE Mon Sep 22 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NC Cooperative Extension-Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, NC 28027
— 24 hours away

"Incubator Farm ONLINE Training Program "
This ongoing Farm Incubator Online Initial Training is for beginners interested in vegetable farming as a career choice. Students will build a foundation of knowledge that will allow them to pursue vegetable farming. This course is a prerequisite to participating in the Elma C. Lomax farm incubator program. Includes information on insurance, taxes, selecting farmland, marketing, and post harvest handling. Classes are online and pursued at the students leisure. There will be optional classroom sessions onsite at NC Cooperative Extension-Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, NC 28027 that will allow a review of certain concepts, plus an opportunity to socialize with other students. Participation in this class does not guarantee space at the Incubator Farm, however no one will be considered for space that did not complete this series of classes. Cost: $50. Instructors: David J. Goforth, Extension Agent-Horticulture/Agriculture and Carl D. Pless, Jr. Extension Agent-Livestock/Agriculture. Register online at http://onlineservices.cabarruscounty.us/reservepartner/ . Once registered, email David Goforth for instructions for online classroom access at djgofort@ncsu.edu . For registration assistance, call 704/920-3315.

Onslow County Center 100 Days Of Healthy Choices Kickoff Mon Sep 22 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension ONLINE FACEBOOK, TWITTER & INSTAGRAM
— 24 hours away

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. No fee to attend. For more information call 910-455-5873 (Robin Seitz)

Washington County Center County Teen Council Applications Due Mon Sep 22 (All Day Event) — 24 hours away
Cleveland County Center 2014 Extension Master Gardener Class Mon Sep 22, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 130 South Post Road, Shelby, NC, United States
— Tomorrow

Become an Extension Master Gardener! http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/master-gardener-classes-2014/

Currituck County Center Staff Meeting Mon Sep 22, 2014 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM — Tomorrow
Onslow County Center Choosing More Fruits And Vegetables; Choose, Plan And Do For A Healthier You Mon Sep 22, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Blvd, Tarawa Terrace, NC, United States
— Tomorrow

AUDIENCE: WIC/Military Families. No fee to attend. For more information call 910-455-5873 (Daniela Lopez)

Durham County Center The Giving Closet Mon Sep 22, 2014 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Welcome Baby/Durham County Cooperative Extension, 721 Foster St., Durham NC 27701
— Tomorrow

The Giving Closet provides free clothes for ages 0-5 and maternity clothes for Durham County families with children ages birth to 5 years old. Baby equipment may also be available. Families may attend four times during the program year.
http://www.welcomebaby.org

Contact: Deborah Waterman (919) 560-7150
dwaterman@dconc.gov

Gaston County Center ECA Knitting Classes Mon Sep 22, 2014 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Center, 959 Osceola St., Gastonia, NC
— Tomorrow

If you enjoy knitting or want to learn the art of knitting, then join ECA's knitting group. This group meets weekly and beginnners are always invited. Cost is $3.00 (every two classes) - register by contacting Pam Bryson at pbryson@co.gaston.nc.us or 704.865.3291.

Davidson County Center Master Gardener Hotline Mon Sep 22, 2014 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Call 236-3131 with all your gardening, lawn care, and pest control questions.
— Tomorrow
Cherokee County Center Healthy Lifestyles Classes for Seniors Mon Sep 22, 2014 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Andrews Community Center Main St Andrews, NC 28901
— Tomorrow

Bi-monthly meetings to focus on senior related issues. Classes are held at the Senior Center location in Andrews, NC at the Andrews Community Center. To learn more about this and other Healthy Lifestyle Programs contact Teresa Goley and 828-837-2210 or at teresa_goley@ncsu.edu

http://cherokee.ces.ncsu.edu/profile/teresa-goley/

Currituck County Center FCS Staff Conference Mon Sep 22, 2014 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM — Tomorrow

Contact Olivia Jones 252-232-2261

on 3 calendars Tax Workshop for Farmers Mon Sep 22, 2014 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Silk Hope, NC
— 2 days away

The Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer a workshop on Tax Issues for Diversified Farmers from 1:00-5:00 pm on Monday September 22 at the Silk Hope Farm Heritage Center in Silk Hope, NC. The workshop will be taught by North Carolina State University Farm Management Specialist Guido van der Hoeven. This workshop will offer something for everyone, from beginner to experienced farmers. Pre-registration is required. Visit the Growing Small Farms website for complete details and registration info: http://go.ncsu.edu/gsf-workshops

New Hanover County Center Tidewater Camellia Club Mon Sep 22, 2014 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 6206 Oleander Dr. Wilmington, NC 28403
— 2 days away

NHC Cooperative Extension
The Arboretum/Auditorium

Swain County Center SHIIP Appointments Mon Sep 22, 2014 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM — 2 days away
Catawba County Center Sourcing Local Foods for Restaurants- Roundtable Discussion Mon Sep 22, 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Patrick Beaver Memorial Library, 375 3rd St NE, Hickory, NC, United States
— 2 days away

The local food movement is well established in certain parts of North Carolina but there are still many opportunities to fill consumer demand for local in Hickory and the surrounding areas. In addition to being a powerful marketing niche, sourcing from local farmers means a fresher, more flavorful product and supports the local economy and community. Whatever your interest in local food is, join us for a roundtable discussion with several NC chefs that successfully use local food in their restaurants to explore the opportunities and challenges of sourcing local. 

Cherokee County Center Moog Components Group Sensible Fitness Mon Sep 22, 2014 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 1995 N Carolina 141, Murphy, NC 28906
— 2 days away

For more information about this and all Family and Consumer Education Programs contact Teresa Goley at 828-837-2210 or at teresa_goley@ncsu.edu
http://cherokee.ces.ncsu.edu/profile/teresa-goley/

Jackson County Center Nature Club Mon Sep 22, 2014 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, Scotts Creek Road, Sylva, Jackson, NC, United States
— 2 days away

Kaleb Masters to lead program

Northampton County Center 4-H Hungry to Help Mon Sep 22, 2014 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Jackson United Methodist Church Jackson NC
— 2 days away

Join other 4-H'ers and community members to distribute food to needy citizens of Northampton County during their monthly food distribution. The Food Bank of the Albemarle delivers food and 4-H'ers help place it in recipients' cars or trucks. The distribution is held at the Jackson United Methodist Church at 206 Thomas Bragg Drive in Jackson, NC 27845.
Ages: 7 and older
Cost: Free
Class Limit: None

Avery County Center Newland Farmers Market Mon Sep 22, 2014 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Avery County Co-Op Extension, Cranberry Street, Newland, NC, United States
— 2 days away

Local farmers will be setting up booths selling their local foods/products. Please come out and support them.

For additional infomation please contact Adam Keener, Extension Agent, at 828-733-8270.

Stokes County Center Cooking Classes Information Meeting Mon Sep 22, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cooperative Extension, 700 N Main St, Danbury, NC, United States
— 2 days away

Learning to cook is a life-long skill. Several Stokes County parents and youth have requested more nutrition and cooking classes. County Director Debbie Cox is willing to start this club with a commitment from two parents who will take over the club in six months. Extension will provide educational materials and use of our kitchen. Club size will be ten youth.

on 6 calendars Project Learning Tree PreK-12 Workshop Mon Sep 22, 2014 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Catawba College Center for the Environment, 2300 W Innes St, Salisbury, NC, United States
— 2 days away

September 15, 22, and 29th (ALL THREE SESSIONS REQUIRED)
5 - 7pm
PreK-12 PLT Workshop
Catawba College, Center for the Environment RM 224
Salisbury, NC

This workshop will take place over three evenings, and participants MUST attend all three evenings in order to receive the PLT materials. Workshop participants will be working from the PreK-8 Activity Guide, and two Secondary modules (Forests of the World and Focus on Forests).

Project Learning Tree (PLT) is an interdisciplinary environmental education program designed for educators of ANY background. The hands-on activities facilitate the exploration of topics including communication, economics, energy and fuels, geology, government, history, recycling, transportation, watersheds, wildlife, and much more! Participants will learn about the materials through direct engagement in the PLT activities throughout the workshop.

The PLT activity guide covers it all!!! The PreK-8 guide is correlated to the Common Core (math and ELA) as well as to the NC Essential Standards (science and social studies). Both Secondary modules have been correlated to high school biology, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Civics & Economics, and 21st Century Geography. CEU renewal credits are available and this workshop qualifies for Criteria I in the EE Certification Program.

Please pre-register and make a personal commitment to attend to ensure there are enough materials and space for everyone. If you must cancel, please do so in a timely manner so someone else may take your place in the workshop. There is no charge for the workshop or materials through partnerships with state PLT sponsors.

Rowan County Center Beef Show @ the Rowan County Fair Mon Sep 22, 2014 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM — 2 days away
Onslow County Center Zumba Classes (Mondays Only in September) Mon Sep 22, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County Multipurpose Complex
— 2 days away

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. Fee to attend $5.00. For more information call 910-455-5873 (Daniela Lopez)

Union County Center Eat Smart, Move More, Weigh Less Weight Management Program Mon Sep 22, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 2325 Hanover Dr, Monroe, NC 28110, USA
— 2 days away

Eat Smart, Move More, Weigh Less is a weekly weight management program that uses strategies to inform, empower and motivate participants to live mindfully as they make choices about eating and physical activity.

Weekly nutrition lessons focus on making healthy beverage choices; controlling portions; eating more fruits, vegetables and whole grains; reducing salt and sodium intake; addressing needs for key nutrients, such as calcium; and lots more! Each person sets a personal weight loss goal for the program and works towards reaching that goal as the weeks go by. Even if you don't have weight to lose, this program will help teach you strategies for improving your eating habits.

Classes meet weekly from 5:30 -6:30 pm at the Monroe Aquatic and Fitness Center (MAFC) at 2325 Hanover Drive in Monroe, NC. You do not need to be a MAFC member to participate.

Cost for the 12 weeks: $25.00

Starting date: Monday, September 22, 2014
Ending date: Monday, December 15, 2014 (No class on October 27)

Instructor: Extension Agent and Registered Dietitian, Sally McNeill, RD, LDN

Register and pay at the front desk of the Monroe Aquatic and Fitness Center. Please register no later than Friday, September 19, 2014 to be sure instructor has enough materials for each participant.

For questions or for a program brochure, please contact Sally McNeill at 704-283-3732 or sally_mcneill@ncsu.edu Although it is best to start on September 22nd, if the class is not full you may join up until the 3rd class session on October 6, 2014. Call Sally to check to see if there is still space.

Caswell County Center Pesticide Recertification Training "V" Mon Sep 22, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC 27379, USA
— 2 days away

Two hours of "V" training will be offered on Monday, September 22, 2014 starting at 6:00 pm. Please call to register for this training at 336-694-4158.

Warren County Center 4-H Volunteer Leaders Mtg Mon Sep 22, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM — 2 days away
Washington County Center Club Leader Meeting - Club Re-chatering Mon Sep 22, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM — 2 days away
Durham County Center Canker Worm Workshop Mon Sep 22, 2014 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson Street, Durham, NC
— 2 days away

Cankerworms are becoming a growing problem in Durham. They are those nuisance inch worms that appear in the spring and defoliate the trees. To combat this problem there will be a series of workshops to demonstrate how and when to wrap a barrier around you tree to get the biggest impact, learn when and how to glue, and when to remove the barrier so that you don't girdle the trees
Class is free / registration is required.
Contact: 919-668-1707

Gaston County Center Southwest ECA Club Monthly Meeting Mon Sep 22, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Center, 959 Osceola St. Gastonia, NC
— 2 days away

Southwest ECA is one of nine Extension & Community Association (ECA) clubs in Gaston County. You can be a part of ECA by visiting any of our clubs - contact Pam Bryson at pbryson@co.gaston.nc.us or 704.865.3291 to confirm meeting dates and times.

Randolph County Center Developing Youth Assets Mon Sep 22, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Randolph County Cooperative Extension, 112 West Walker Avenue, Asheboro, NC, United States
— 2 days away

Providers will learn about the building blocks of healthy growth and development referred to as "Assets" and how they can promote these in their programs. We will also discuss "deficits" or the factors which make it difficult for youth to attain assets.

Cabarrus County Center Registration Open for Beginning Beekeeping 2015 Series Tue Sep 23 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cooperative Extenson Services, 715 Cabarrus Ave W, Concord, NC, United States
— 2 days away

Cost $43. Class limited to 60. Fills fast. Register by calling 704/920-3315 or online at http://onlineservices.cabarruscounty.us/ReservePartner/ Registration is not complete until payment is made and receipt received. Series held Tuesdays, January 20-March 17, 2015-7:00-9:00 p.m. Instructed by Bob Blackwelder of Cabarrus County Beekeepers Association. For Beginners to Intermediate. Ages 16+

on 2 calendars Chowan County Extension Centennial Celebration Booth Tue Sep 23- Sun Sep 28, 2014 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Chowan County Regional Fair, 1317 W Queen St Exd, Edenton, NC, United States
— 2 days away

Visit the Chowan County Extension Centennial Celebration Booth at the Chowan County Regional Fair. Celebrating 100 Years of Extension in Chowan County!

on 2 calendars Fayetteville Pesticide School Tue Sep 23- Thu Sep 25, 2014 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cumberland County Center 301 East Mountain Drive Fayetteville, NC 28306-3422
— 2 days away

Schools start at 8:30 a.m. and are over by 4:00 p.m on the first day and typically have the same start time on the morning of the second day. All exams are given at each school on the second day at 1:00 p.m. **Fees for Pesticide Schools are different from NCDA&CS Pesticide exam fees. Exam fees should be paid at the pesticide school or exam location. **

School offers Core training on the first day and on the second day these sub-categories:

-Ornamentals and Turf

-Right of Way

-Aquatic

-Private

Home Energy Conservation 2014 Extension Energy and Environment Summit Tue Sep 23- Fri Sep 26, 2014 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
— 2 days away

2014 Extension Energy and Environment Summit

September 23-25, 2014
Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

Washington County Center Chowan Regional Fair (Fair Books Available at Office) Tue Sep 23- Sun Sep 28, 2014 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Office)
— 2 days away
Carteret County Center Pesticide Recertification Classes Tue Sep 23, 2014 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension North Carolina State University Center, 303 College Cir, Morehead City, NC, United States
— 2 days away

For Private and Commercial Pesticide Applicators - Mike Carroll, Carteret & Craven County Row Crops Agent, will be teaching the following pesticide re certification classes in Room 306, CMAST Building located on the Carteret Community College Campus, Morehead City, NC.

8:00-10:00am 2 hrs V Credit
10:30a-12:30p 2 hrs A D G H I K L M N O X

No need to register, but don't forget to bring your current applicator license along with you.

To check on the status of your credits, go to the NCDA&CS. If you would like assistance, you may call them direct at (919) 733-3556.




Yadkin County Center Environmental Field Day Tue Sep 23, 2014 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Parks and Recreation in Yadkinville,NC
— 2 days away
Cherokee County Center High Tunnel Class Tue Sep 23, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Center For Applied Technology, (CAT Building), Marble, NC 28905
— 2 days away

This is the first class in a series of five classes on Learning how to Grow in a High Tunnel. At these classes, we will discuss the steps for a grower to participate in the USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Seasonal High Tunnel Initiative. The initiative is offered under the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP), and funding availability is to be available soon for eligible applicants.

Class size is limited, so please reserve your seat by calling 828-837-2210. Registration fee for all five classes will be $25 or $10 per class.

Northampton County Center 4-H TLC Club Meeting Tue Sep 23, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 9495 N Carolina 305, Jackson, NC 27845, USA
— 2 days away
Onslow County Center Choosing More Fruits And Vegetables; Choose, Plan And Do For A Healthier You Tue Sep 23, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Blvd, Tarawa Terrace, NC, United States
— 2 days away

AUDIENCE: WIC/Military Families. No fee to attend. For more information call 910-455-5873 (Daniela Lopez)

Buncombe County Center Eat Smart, Move More Tue Sep 23, 2014 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bethel Seventh Day Adventist, 238 South French Broad Avenue, Asheville, NC,
— 2 days away

Classes on Tuesday mornings from 9:30am – 10:30pm. Learn how to save money at the grocery store, prepare quick and easy meals, keep foods safe and the importance of physical activity. Each participant will receive useful kitchen tools and those who attend all five classes will receive a certificate of completion and an EFNEP (Expanded Food Nutrition Education Program) cookbook. Classes are free but preregistration is necessary Contact: Cleo Daughterly 298-6121 or Buncombe County Cooperative Extension Office 255-5522

Burke County Center Pesticide Recertification Class Tue Sep 23, 2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 130 Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC, United States
— 2 days away

2 hours of Pesticide Recertification credits for Commercial & Private Applicators. Categories included: ABGHIKLMNOTDX
Call our office to register for the class. 828-439-4460

Davidson County Center Master Gardener Hotline Tue Sep 23, 2014 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Call our hotline at 236-3131 or come by our office with your gardening, lawn care, or pest control needs.
— 2 days away
Robeson County Center Pesticide Recertification Classes Tue Sep 23, 2014 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 45 Caton Rd, Lumberton, NC, United States
— 2 days away

The following meetings have been scheduled to assist farmers in obtaining the credits they will need to maintain their private applicators pesticide certification card. They will need two hours of the traditional recertification credits (category V) and two hours of the extra recertification credits (category X). All meetings will fulfill categories V and X, plus there will be some commercial credits available during the X session. Don't miss out on these meetings so your card will not expire. If it does expire, you will have to take a written exam to get a new one.

Monday, February 24
1:00 – 3:00 p.m. V -- Traditional Private Applicators Recertification Training

3:00 – 5:00 p.m. X -- Extra Private Applicators Recertification Training
Commercial Credits have been applied for.

Tuesday, March 25
1:00 – 3:00 p.m. V -- Traditional Private Applicators Recertification Training

3:00 – 5:00 p.m. X -- Extra Private Applicators Recertification Training
Commercial Credits have been applied for.

Tuesday, September 23
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon V -- Traditional Private Applicators Recertification
Training

1:00 – 3:00 p.m. X -- Extra Private Applicators Recertification Training
Commercial Credits have been applied for.

If you need information on pesticide schools, other test dates, or need to order books to study, call our office, and we will send you the appropriate information. Call Cooperative Extension at 671-3276 by February 11 to register.

Location: O. P. Owens Agriculture Center

Contact: Mac Malloy (Mac_Malloy@ncsu.edu)

Stanly County Center Pesticide Class - V Tue Sep 23, 2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 26032 Newt Rd, Albemarle, NC 28001, USA
— 2 days away

Pesticide Recertification for V Category. Be sure to attend if your license expires this year. Required credits must be obtained by September 30.

Cherokee County Center Penland Seniors Tue Sep 23, 2014 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM — 2 days away
Burke County Center Pesticide Recertification Class Tue Sep 23, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 130 Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC, United States
— 3 days away

2 hours of Pesticide Recertification credits for Private Applicators. Categories included: V
Call our office to register for the class. 828-439-4460

Cherokee County Center Sewing and So-On Tue Sep 23, 2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Mountain Folk Center, Hwy 64 Murphy, NC
— 3 days away
Durham County Center Information Session for 2015 Master Gardener Training Tue Sep 23, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Durham County Cooperative Extension, 721 Foster Street, Durham, NC
— 3 days away

Have you considered becoming a Durham County Extension Master Gardener Volunteer? Attendance at one of the information sessions is a requirement to apply for the training program. Free/ Registration is required. 919-560-0525

Stanly County Center Pesticide Class - X Tue Sep 23, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 26032 Newt Rd, Albemarle, NC 28001, USA
— 3 days away

Pesticide Recertification - X credit. Be sure to attend if your license expires this year and you still need the required credits. Required credits have to be obtained by September 30.

McDowell County Center Historic Marion Tailgate Market Tue Sep 23, 2014 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Corner of Logan and Henderson Street, Marion, NC
— 3 days away

Come out to the market and busy some local produce and products
http://www.marionnc.org/farmers.php

Swain County Center Cook This! Culinary Challenge Tue Sep 23, 2014 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swain County Family Resource Center, Bryson City
— 3 days away

Hands-on Cooking Techniques
Healthy Recipes
Participate in Culinary
Have fun with Food!!

Must attend all 4 classes! Tuesday, September 9, 23 and 30 and October 7

Registration is required. Please call 488-7505 for more information.

Sponsored by Swain County Cooperative Extension and Swain County Family Resource Center.

Alexander County Center Private Pesticide Class, X credit Tue Sep 23, 2014 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 376 1st Ave SW, 376 1st Avenue Southwest, Taylorsville, NC 28681, USA
— 3 days away

Please call to register at 828-632-4451.

Moore County Center 68th Annual Moore County Agricultural Fair Tue Sep 23, 2014 @ 5:00 PM -Sat Sep 27, 2014 @ 10:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Moore County Agricultural Fair, U.S. 15-501, Carthage, NC, United States
— 3 days away
Swain County Center Clogging Classes for All Ages Tue Sep 23, 2014 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swain County Cooperative Extension, 60 Almond School Road
— 3 days away

Tuesdays
5:30 pm Advanced Clogging Steps
6:30 pm Social Dances
7:00 pm Introduction to Clogging Steps

Classes are free. Instructor: Kerry Plemmons

Call 488-3848 for more information.

Anson County Center Anson County Farm City Week Banquet Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lockhart-Taylor Center, South Piedmont Community College, 501 N. Washington St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 3 days away

Anson County Cooperative Extension, in conjunction with the Brown Creek Soil & Water Conservation District and the Anson County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting our Farm City Week dinner and program. by invitation only. Beginning at 6 pm, come out and visit with vendors, see old friends and enjoy social time before the dinner and the program begins at 7 pm.

Avery County Center Private and Commercial Pesticide Applicators Recert Meeting Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension AVERY CAMPUS--Mayland Community College--Room 114
— 3 days away

Meeting Topics: Controlling Pests in Christmas Trees and Three New Problems in the Landscape. 2.0 Credit Hours have been approved. Sub-Classes: D, L, N. O and X.

For additional informaiton please contact the Avery County Cooperative Extension Center at 828-733-8270.

Bladen County Center Small Farm Profitability Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Robeson County Cooperative Extension, 455 Caton Rd., Lumberton, NC 28360
— 3 days away

The series will address common challenges faced by new and transitioning farmers in the region. The cost of the course is $65, however, a limited number of scholarships are available for individuals in Bladen, Brunswick, Columbus and Robeson counties to attend the series free of charge. A scholarship application must be completed to be eligible for the scholarship. Interested individuals can contact Shannon Gallagher with NC REAL at 919-448-8015 or shannon@ncreal.org.

Davie County Center 2014 Master Gardener Training Class Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 180 S. Main Street, Mocksville
— 3 days away

Master Gardener training certification class. By approved application only.

Home Energy Conservation Wake County Workshop - Clean & Green Home Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 6 Regional Wake County Libraries during the month of September - call 919.250.1107 for more information
— 3 days away

Clean & Green Home @ 6 Regional Wake County Libraries during the month of
September
No Cost/Low Cost Ways to Save Energy @ 6 Regional Wake County Libraries
during the month of November

For more information and register, contact:
Robin Landsman
Family & Consumer Science
Wake County Center
North Carolina Cooperative Extension
4001-E Carya Dr. Raleigh, NC 27610-2914
919.250.1107(voice) 919.250.1097(fax)
robin.landsman@wakegov.com

Forsyth County Center Food Safety Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Walkertown Library, 2969 Main St, Walkertown
— 3 days away

At what temperature should I set my refrigerator? How long will my leftovers last? My power went out - is the food in my refrigerator safe? Find out the answers to these questions and learn the four simple steps to food safety - Clean, Separate, Cook, and Chill with Extension Agent, Jennifer Brown.

Registration is not required.
For more information, please contact the library at 336-703-2990.

Forsyth County Center Small Scale Crop Rotation Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 1450 Fairchild Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27105, USA
— 3 days away

People have been practicing crop rotation for at least 8,000 years. This old school agricultural technique is still one of the best ways to cycle nutrients, combat diseases, and outsmart pests. During this class, we will discuss the basics of crop rotation and teach you how to practice it on a small scale in your home or community garden.

Click here to get more details and register for this class.

Lenoir County Center Parenting Matters class Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Extension Office
— 3 days away

Please call the office to register to attend or to volunteer. Classes run in 8 week sessions and volunteers are often needed if you would like to help.

Lincoln County Center 4-H Animal Science Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM — 3 days away
Montgomery County Center Biscoe Busy Bees 4-H Club Meeting Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Biscoe Presbyterian Church, North Main Street, Biscoe, NC, United States
— 3 days away

Welcoming new members. Call (910) 576-6011 for more information.

Robeson County Center Small Farm Profitability Series with Tony Kleese Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 455 Caton Rd, Lumberton, NC 28360, USA
— 3 days away

North Carolina Cooperative Extension and N.C. Rural Entrepreneurship through Action Learning (REAL) present Small Farm Profitability Series with Tony Kleese, 6 - 9 p.m., at the Cooperative Extension Center.

This is a series of six classes, broken into two blocks, taught by Tony Kleese. Tony is an agriculture entrepreneurship expert with a focus on sustainable agriculture. The seminars address common challenges faced by new and transitioning farmers in the region. The course covers growing crops for the organic and sustainable markets, and it is designed to help participants by connecting them to new skills, community support, and development of a solid market-based growing plan. Course schedule is as follows:

September 23 - Introduction, Creating the Plan, Site Analysis, and Whole Farm Design
September 30 - Marketing and Budgeting
October 7 - The Soil
8-Week Break
December 2 - Weed, Insect, and Disease Management
December 9 - Seeds and Plants, Fencing, Water, and Season Extension
December 16 - Harvesting and Distribution and Pulling the Plan Together

For more information, contact Casey Hancock, Extension Community Resource Development Agent, with Cooperative Extension at 910-671-3276 or by E-mail at casey_hancock@ncsu.edu.

Alexander County Center Private Pesticide Class, V credit Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 376 1st Ave SW, 376 1st Avenue Southwest, Taylorsville, NC 28681, USA
— 3 days away

Please call to register at 828-632-4451.

Caswell County Center Caswell County Cattlemen's, Horsemen's and Field Crop Meeting Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC 27379, USA
— 3 days away

The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service, Caswell County Center, in conjunction with the Caswell County Cattlemen's and Horsemen's Association will conduct an educational meeting on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at the Agriculture Building in the Extension Kitchen at 6:30 pm.

A power point presentation on "Soybeans 102 Insect Control" will be given by Joey Knight, County Extension Director. He will explain which chemicals work best on different insects on soybeans. He will also present the latest data on chemical control and the recent Kudzu Bug status and management in soybeans. Two hours of "X, D, N, O" training has been approved by the NCDA and will be offered at the meeting for those folks that need pesticide recertification credits. Also, Mr. Rodney Wright, Dan River 319 Grant Coordinator, will be there to explain cost-share monies available again this year for livestock and crop producers.

This is the fourth Cattlemen's and Horsemen's Association meeting for the year. Steaks will be served that night. Cost of the meal is $10.00. If you would like a steak, please call our office at 336-694-4158 no later than 10:00 am on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 so the cooking crew can better prepare for the meal.

Caswell County Center Pesticide Recertification Training "X" Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC 27379, USA
— 3 days away

Two hours of "X" training will be offered on Tuesday evening at the Caswell County Agriculture Building, downstairs in the kitchen starting at 6:30 pm. This meeting will be in conjunction with the Cattleman's Association meeting. A steak supper is served at this meeting. Cost of meal is $10.00. If you plan on eating, please call the Extension Office at 336-694-4158 so they can better prepare for the Cattleman's meal. You will also need to call to register for the training.

Cherokee County Center ASPIRE Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Murphy High School, 234 High School Cir, Murphy, NC, United States
— 3 days away

This class is an ACT Prep Class hosted through the NCSU program ASPIRE. High school juniors and seniors should have applied early for this class. The class is held at Murphy High School, in the Vocational Building, in Coach Nelson's classroom.

Durham County Center Bulbs in the Landscape - Durham Garden Forum Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson Street, Durham, NC, United States
— 3 days away

Presented by Lee Ivey, horticulture instructor, NCSU $10.00 fee per class or Annual Membership fee. Registration required Contact durhamgardenforum@gmail.com

Gaston County Center Scrappers Unlimited ECA Club Monthly Meeting Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Center, 959 Osceola St., Gastonia, NC
— 3 days away

Scrappers Unlimited ECA is one of nine Extension & Community Association (ECA) clubs in Gaston County. You can be a part of ECA by visiting any of our clubs - contact Pam Bryson at pbryson@co.gaston.nc.us or 704.865.3291 to confirm meeting dates and times.

Guilford County Center Gardening Indoors: Success with Houseplants Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Guilford County Cooperative Extension Services, 3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro, NC 27405
— 3 days away

Growing the Green Way Fall Class Series

Classes are free, but pre-registration is requested.
Contact Pam Marshall at 336-375-5876 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu
to sign up for class and location of your choice.

Richmond County Center Beekeepers - Cooking With Honey Contest Tue Sep 23, 2014 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM — 3 days away
Rowan County Center Sheep & Goat Dress-Up @ the Rowan County Fair Tue Sep 23, 2014 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM — 3 days away
Greene County Center Environmental Education Day Wed Sep 24- Fri Sep 26, 2014 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Greene County Intermediate School, Snow Hill
— 3 days away

Environmental education agencies coming together to give 5th graders a crash course in the importance of soil, water, weather, wildlife, and our ecosystem.

Tourism Extension Fieldwork in Chatham and Randolph counties Wed Sep 24 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Chatham and Randolph Counties
— 3 days away

Dr. Duarte Morais from NCSU Tourism Extension will spend the day conducting People-First Tourism fieldwork in Chatham and Randolph counties with the Director of the Pittsboro-Siler City Convention and Visitors Bureau and with the Director of the Randolph County Extension Office.

Washington County Center Albemarle's Got Talent Contest (at the Fair) Wed Sep 24 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension the Fair)
— 3 days away
Cabarrus County Center Soil Sampling Kits Available M-F Wed Sep 24, 2014 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension N.C. Cooperative Extension-Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, NC 28027
— 3 days away

Weekdays: "Soil Analysis Kits Available"
Pick up Free Soil Sampling kits/instructions at NC Cooperative Extension-Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord 28027 for lawn, garden, field and landscaping areas. Interested persons are responsible for mailing kits to NCDA Agronomic Division in Raleigh. Results are usually available online within 3 weeks. Assistance with interpreting results may be obtained from David Goforth, Extension Agent, at 704/920-3320. NOTE:There is a $4 charge for testing each sample from Nov. 27-March. Pay online at www.ncagr.gov/agronomi .

Local Food Pastured Egg Production Field Day Wed Sep 24, 2014 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM — 3 days away

North Carolina State University and North Carolina Cooperative Extension will conduct a Pastured Egg Production Field Day from 8:00 am-3:00 pm on Wednesday, September 24 at the Cherry Research Farm in Goldsboro, NC.

Topics:
· Paddock Stocking Density and Egg Safety Impacts
· Integrated: From Meat to Eggs and Back Again
· Nutrition: What Can I Feed the Chickens that I Can Raise Myself?
· Processing: Home Processing and Regulations
· Biosecurity: Why Is it Important to Small Producers?
· Small Flocks: Fencing and Predator Prevention
· Tour of Small Farm Organic Unit

Cost of the field day is $35 and includes lunch. The registration deadline is September 10.

For more information and to download a registration form, visit Cooperative Extension's Growing Small Farms website at:
http://go.ncsu.edu/egg-field-day

New Hanover County Center Horticultural Therapy Institute Wed Sep 24, 2014 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 6206 Oleander Dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 3 days away

NHC Cooperative Extension
Arboretum Auditorium

Prestage Department of Poultry Science 2014 Small-Scale Egg Production in a Range Setting Field Day Wed Sep 24, 2014 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cherry Research Farm, 201 Stevens Mill Road, Goldsboro, NC 27530
— 3 days away
Yadkin County Center Environmental Field Day Wed Sep 24, 2014 8:30 AM - 11:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Yadkin County Parks & Recreation Department, 6600 Service Rd, Yadkinville, NC, United States
— 3 days away

For all 6th grade classes in the Yadkin County schools.

on 5 calendars Project Learning Tree PreK-8 Workshop Wed Sep 24, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 4803 Sweet Home Church Rd, Elizabethtown, NC 28337, USA
— 3 days away

September 24, 2014
9am - 4pm
Turnbull Creek Educational State Forest
Elizabethtown, NC

To Register: Chris Meggs chris.meggs@ncagr.gov 910-588-6021
Registration Closes September 15, 2014

Project Learning Tree (PLT) is an interdisciplinary environmental education program designed for educators of ANY background. The hands-on activities facilitate the exploration of topics including communication, economics, energy and fuels, geology, government, history, recycling, transportation, watersheds, wildlife, and much more! Participants will learn about the materials through direct engagement in the PLT activities throughout the workshop.

Differentiated instruction? Technology connections? Literature links? STEM? The PLT activity guide covers it all!!! The PreK-8 guide is correlated to the Common Core (math and ELA) as well as to the NC Essential Standards (science and social studies). CEU renewal credits are available and this workshop qualifies for Criteria I in the EE Certification Program.

There is no charge for the workshop or materials. Please pre-register and make a personal commitment to attend to ensure there are enough materials and space for everyone. If you must cancel, please do so in a timely manner so someone else may take your place in the workshop.

on 4 calendars IPM Symposium Wed Sep 24, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension The NC Arboretum, 100 Fredrick Law Olmstead Way, Asheville, NC
— 3 days away

http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Horticulture-Industry-IPM.pdf

Cleveland County Center 2014 Extension Master Gardener Class Wed Sep 24, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 130 South Post Road, Shelby, NC, United States
— 3 days away

Become an Extension Master Gardener! http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/master-gardener-classes-2014/

on 5 calendars Project Learning Tree PreK-8 Workshop Wed Sep 24, 2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Haw River State Park, 339 Conference Center Dr, Browns Summit, NC, United States
— 3 days away

September 24, 2014

9am - 5pm
PreK-8 Workshop
Haw River State Park
Brown Summit, NC

To Register: Kelley King kelley.king@ncparks.gov 336-342-6163
Registration Closes September 17, 2014

Project Learning Tree (PLT) is an interdisciplinary environmental education program designed for educators of ANY background. The hands-on activities facilitate the exploration of topics including communication, economics, energy and fuels, geology, government, history, recycling, transportation, watersheds, wildlife, and much more! Participants will learn about the materials through direct engagement in the PLT activities throughout the workshop.

Differentiated instruction? Technology connections? Literature links? STEM? The PLT activity guide covers it all!!! The PreK-8 guide is correlated to the Common Core (math and ELA) as well as to the NC Essential Standards (science and social studies). CEU renewal credits are available. This workshop qualifies for Criteria I in the EE Certification Program. Registered Foresters can earn 3.0 CFEs in Criteria I and 3.0 CFEs in Criteria II by participating in this workshop.

There is no charge for the workshop or materials, however, pre-registration is required. Lunch and refreshments will be provided for workshop participants. Please make a personal commitment to attend to ensure there are enough materials and space for everyone. If you must cancel, please do so in a timely manner so someone else may take your place in the workshop.

NC Fresh Produce Safety Yancey County - Part 1 - Fresh Produce Good Agricultural Practices Workshop Series Wed Sep 24, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 10 Orchard Drive, Burnsville, NC 28714
— 3 days away

Registration Deadline: September 19, 2014. Register online at www.carolinafarmstewards.org or contact Anna MacDonald Dobbs, 919-542-2402, anna@carolinafarmstewards.org.

For more information: http://ncfreshproducesafety.ces.ncsu.edu/2014/08/fresh-produce-good-agricultural-practices-workshop-series-yancey-county/

Onslow County Center Choosing More Fruits And Vegetables; Choose, Plan And Do For A Healthier You Wed Sep 24, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Blvd, Tarawa Terrace, NC, United States
— 3 days away

AUDIENCE: WIC/Military Families. No fee to attend. For more information call 910-455-5873 (Daniela Lopez)

Transylvania County Center IPM Symposium Wed Sep 24, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension The NC Arboretum, 100 Fredrick Law Olmstead Way, Asheville, NC
— 3 days away

http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Horticulture-Industry-IPM.pdf

Washington County Center ServSafe Wed Sep 24, 2014 @ 9:00 AM -Mon Sep 29, 2014 @ 3:00 PM — 3 days away
Gaston County Center Living Healthy Program Wed Sep 24, 2014 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Homemakers Center, 959 Osceola St, Gastonia, NC, United States
— 3 days away

Living Healthy is a 6-week program (meets 6 consecutive Wednesday's) to help you deal with chronic health conditions and better manage your healthcare. Anyone who lives with ongoing health conditions such as diabetes, heart and breathing problems, and cancer should join this FREE program. You will learn to: increase endurance, strength, and flexibility; use medication effectively; manage symptoms such as pain, fatigue and depression; eat well to live well; handle stress and relax; plus so much more!

Registration Information: Program is free, but pre-registration is required by contacting Pam Bryson at 704.865.3291 or pam.bryson@gastongov.com no later than August 27th.

Course Facilitators: Linda J. Minges and Pam Bryson

Wayne County Center Pesticide Recertification Training (V) Wed Sep 24, 2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Wayne County Center, 208 W. Chestnut Street, Goldsboro NC 27530
— 3 days away

Please call 919-731-1527 to register.

Stokes County Center King Farmer's Market Wed Sep 24, 2014 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Stokes Family YMCA, 105 Moore Rd, King, NC, United States
— 3 days away

For more information: http://www.kingfarmersmarket.org/

Community Development Webinar Wed Sep 24, 2014 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM — 3 days away

Redevelop, Re-energize, and Reinvent: An introduction to our Cultivating Action series of PowerPoint presentations that highlight new and emerging development topics such as Crowdfunding or Placemaking. The presentations are designed specifically for NCCE agents to use at brown-bag lunches, webinars, workshops and planning committee meetings.

Caswell County Center John Deere Day at NCSU Wed Sep 24, 2014 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension North Carolina State University Centennial Campus, 1020 Main Campus Dr, Raleigh, NC, United States
— 3 days away

John Deere representatives will be on NCSU Centennial Campus on September 24th to meet with students and discuss the opportunities that the world of John Deere has to offer. Freshman through grad students are encouraged to stop and talk to any of the representatives to learn more.

Event Info:
NCSU Centennial Campus between EB1, 2, 3 Northern Terrace of Oval
Wednesday, September 24th
12 pm -3 pm

Mecklenburg County Center Sustainable Living Series: Fresh & Healthy Meals for the Busy Person Wed Sep 24, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Mecklenburg County Cooperative Extension, Armory Drive, Charlotte, Mecklenburg, NC, United States
— 3 days away

I don't have time to cook? I eat out because it is cheaper? I live alone, why should I cook? Sound familar? Learn solutions for eating healthy in the midst of a busy schedule. Kristin Davis, Extension Agent presents techniques for preparing quick and healthy meal; easy storage solutions for meals on the go and snack alternatives.

Register at: http://mecklenburg.ces.ncsu.edu/sustain

Surry County Center Diabetes & You Wed Sep 24, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Reeves Community Center, 113 S Renfro St, Mt Airy, NC, United States
— 3 days away
Vance County Center Patio Gardening-Going to Pots! Wed Sep 24, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Vance County Regional Farmers Market, 210 Southpark Dr., Henderson, NC
— 3 days away

Learn all about raising vegetables in containers! Taught by Merwin Deickmann, Extension Master Gardener Volunteer. No food provided, but feel free to bring a bag lunch.

Montgomery County Center Nutrition info session for older adults Wed Sep 24, 2014 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Troy Chapel AME Zion Church, 130 Barnhill St, Troy, NC, United States
— 4 days away

During this session we will learn of the importance of eating fruits and veggies as part of a healthy lifestyle.

Wayne County Center Pesticide Recertification Training (X) Wed Sep 24, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Wayne County Center, 208 W. Chestnut Street, Goldsboro NC
— 4 days away

Please call 919-731-1527 to register

Person County Center Living Healthy Wed Sep 24, 2014 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Person County Health Department, South Madison Boulevard, Roxboro, NC, United States
— 4 days away

Come join us for our free six-week chronic disease self-management program that will be held on Wednesdays from 1:30pm - 4:00pm in the Person County Health Department. We will discuss managing pain, eating healthy, depression and positive thinking, communication, etc.

Forsyth County Center Food Safety Wed Sep 24, 2014 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Clemmons Library, 3554 Clemmons Rd, Clemmons
— 4 days away

At what temperature should I set my refrigerator? How long will my leftovers last? My power went out - is the food in my refrigerator safe? Find out the answers to these questions and learn the four simple steps to food safety - Clean, Separate, Cook, and Chill with Extension Agent, Jennifer Brown.

Registration is not required.
For more information, please contact the library at 336-703-2920

Cherokee County Center Moog Components Group Sensible Fitness Wed Sep 24, 2014 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 1995 N Carolina 141, Murphy, NC 28906
— 4 days away

For more information about this and all Family and Consumer Education Programs contact Teresa Goley at 828-837-2210 or at teresa_goley@ncsu.edu
http://cherokee.ces.ncsu.edu/profile/teresa-goley/

Macon County Center Chefs R Us Wed Sep 24, 2014 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM — 4 days away
Soils Seminar: Jayme Ferrari, PhD Student, Soil Sci. Dept., NCSU. Crop Production as a Function of Soil Acidity Amendment in a No-Tillage System in Brazil Wed Sep 24, 2014 3:40 PM - 4:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Williams Hall Auditorium (2215 WMS), NC State University
— 4 days away

Pre-seminar refreshments served at 3:15 pm in the McKimmon Room (2223 WMS)

Richmond County Center Sandhills Scouting Clinic: X credit training Wed Sep 24, 2014 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 149 McIntosh Road, Carthage, NC 28327
— 4 days away


Location: 272 Ring Road, Carthage (Secondary)

Pesticide Credits applied for: 2 hours NODX

Ashe County Center Pesticide License Recertification - V Credits Wed Sep 24, 2014 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Agricultural Service Center
— 4 days away

Pre-registration is not required for the classes or exams. All classes and exams are held at the Agricultural Service Center, 134 Government Circle, Jefferson, North Carolina. Fees are determined by the North Carolina Department of Agriculture.

If you have questions or would like additional information regarding the 2014 Pesticide License Recertification Classes or Exams please contact the North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Ashe County Center at (336) 846-5850.

Vance County Center Vance County Regional Fair Wed Sep 24, 2014 @ 5:00 PM -Sun Sep 28, 2014 @ 10:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 1427 E Andrews Ave, Henderson, NC 27536, USA
— 4 days away

Call 252-438-8188 for more information.

New Hanover County Center 4-H Club Leader Meeting Wed Sep 24, 2014 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM — 4 days away

Open to current club members to develop skills necessary to maintain a successful 4-H Club.

Contact Leslie at 910.798.7660 to learn how you can start your own club!

Pasquotank County Center CPR/First Aid Recertification Wed Sep 24, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM — 4 days away
Rowan County Center Ewe Show/Meat Goat Show @ the Rowan County Fair Wed Sep 24, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM — 4 days away
Ashe County Center Pesticide License Recertification - X Credits Wed Sep 24, 2014 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Agricultural Service Center
— 4 days away

Pre-registration is not required for the classes or exams. All classes and exams are held at the Agricultural Service Center, 134 Government Circle, Jefferson, North Carolina. Fees are determined by the North Carolina Department of Agriculture.

If you have questions or would like additional information regarding the 2014 Pesticide License Recertification Classes or Exams please contact the North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Ashe County Center at (336) 846-5850.

Beaufort County Center 4-H Fit Club 5:30-6:30PM Thu Sep 25 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Aud/Kitchen
— 4 days away

Erin Massie and Louise Hinsley

Cabarrus County Center Learn How to "Improve Your Neighborhood" Thu Sep 25 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NC Cooperative Extension-Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, NC 28027
— 4 days away

You can Improve Your Neighborhood by tapping into resources and utilizing a Community Advocate who can help you and your neighbors create a successful community. Contact Minnie Mitchell-Bishop, Extension Agent, to help work with your community to provide resources and training for neighborhood-driven issues. She helps neighborhood associations get established by providing training on conflict resolutions, parliamentary procedure, officer development, public speaking and economic literacy. To learn more about this free service for community and rural development, call 704/920-3329 or email mlmitche@ncsu.edu .

Cabarrus County Center "Protect Cabarrus Farmland" Info. available Weekdays Thu Sep 25 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NC Cooperative Extension-Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, NC 28027
— 4 days away

Cabarrus County Voluntary Agricultural District Ordinance and Enhanced Agricultural District Ordinance give interested farm, horticulture and forestry land owners additional choices they can use to protect their land-owner rights. Agricultural producers may be eligible for certain federal programs by applying to be a part of an Agricultural District. Contact Carl Pless, Jr., Extension Agent, at 704/920-3317 or email cdpless@ncsu.edu .

Anson County Center Fair Entry Registration Thu Sep 25, 2014 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM — 4 days away

All Fair entries need to be registered at the Extension Office on Thursday, Sept. 25th from 8 am until 7 pm.

New Hanover County Center Horticultural Therapy Institute Thu Sep 25, 2014 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 6206 Oleander Dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 4 days away

NHC Cooperative Extension
Arboretum Auditorium

Extension Forestry 2014 NC Vegetation Management Association Field Day Thu Sep 25, 2014 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bartlett Research Center, Charlotte NC
— 4 days away

For more information and to register online, visit the website! www.ncveg.com/field-day

Currituck County Center Master Gardener Greenhouse Work Day Thu Sep 25, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NC Cooperative Extension, 120 Community Way, Barco, NC 27917
— 4 days away

contact: Debbie Kelso, 232-2262
deborah_kelso@ncsu.edu

Davie County Center Piedmont Farm School Trip Thu Sep 25, 2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Different locations every month
— 4 days away

Specialty Crops Field Trip in Davidson & Rowan County

Gaston County Center Introduction to Beekeeping Thu Sep 25, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Gaston County Citizen Resource, 1303 Dallas Cherryville Hwy, Dallas, NC, United States
— 4 days away

Two Classes offered: 9 AM - 12 PM and 6 PM - 9 PM Fee: $10
If you've always been interested in honey bees, and think you might want to try keeping bees of your own, join us for this introduction to beekeeping. You'll get the basics on the history of beekeeping, the important role honey bees play in agriculture, the different types of honey bees and honey bee biology. We will also cover setting up and maintaining the bee hive and basic equipment requirements. You will also learn about the common floral nectar sources in our area and honey production.
Pre-registration is required. Call (704) 922-2112 to register.

Onslow County Center Choosing More Fruits And Vegetables; Choose, Plan And Do For A Healthier You Thu Sep 25, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Blvd, Tarawa Terrace, NC, United States
— 4 days away

AUDIENCE: WIC/Military Families. No fee to attend. For more information call 910-455-5873 (Daniela Lopez)

on 3 calendars Planting Trees and Shrubs Thu Sep 25, 2014 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 209-C N Graham Hopedale Rd, Burlington, NC, United States
— 4 days away

Think Green Thursdays--Planting Trees and Shrubs

To register for the class, please contact Chris Stecker at the Alamance County Cooperative Extension Office at (336) 570-6740 or christine.stecker@alamance-nc.com

Davidson County Center Master Gardener Hotline Thu Sep 25, 2014 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Call 236-3131 with all your gardening, lawn care, and pest control questions.
— 4 days away
Franklin County Center Parenting Matters - Because Kids Don't Come with a Manual Thu Sep 25, 2014 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 103 South Bickett Blvd., Louisburg, NC
— 4 days away

Parenting Matters - Because kids don't come with a manual
at Franklin County Cooperative Extension- FREE!

Below please find information regarding our upcoming Parenting Matters classes. This is a great opportunity for people who are parents, will become parents, grandparents raising grandchildren, or for those who have an interest in children. The goal is to better understand effective communication, the difference between discipline and punishment, ages & stages, and more.

Please note these parenting classes do have a component of conflict resolution, problem solving, stress reduction techniques, and anger management within. This is not a substitute for anger management classes.

Our address is: Franklin County Cooperative Extension, 103 South Bickett Blvd., Louisburg, NC 27549; phone 919-496-3344.

NCA&TSU Parenting Matters - Because kids don't come with a manual
Parents matter to their kids! If you are a parent, grandparent raising a grandchild, foster parent or legal guardian, join us once a week for a free, fun class discussing the challenges and rewards of parenting. This NCA&TSU course discusses the importance of managing stress, healthy communication, the difference between discipline and punishment, and more. Call 919-496-3344 to reserve your space at least 48 hours in advance and feel free to bring a friend or family member.



New Hanover County Center Art in the Arboretum Committee Thu Sep 25, 2014 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 6206 Oleander Dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 4 days away

NHC Cooperative Extension
The Arboretum/Training Room

Pitt County Center Pesticide Collection Thu Sep 25, 2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 403 Government Cir, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
— 4 days away

North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, in cooperation with the Pitt County Cooperative Extension, will be offering a Pesticide Collection Day for residents in Pitt and surrounding counties. The local site manager will be Mitch Smith, County Extension Director. Collection will be day, Thursday, September 25 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Pitt County Agricultural Center, 403 Government Circle, Greenville, NC.
Nearly all pesticide products will be accepted. For liquid pesticide containers larger than 5 gal or for unlabeled pesticides, please contact the Cooperative Extension Office for information before bringing to the collection event. No gas cylinders are accepted at the event; however, assistance information can be provided. Contact the Cooperative Extension Office at 902-1702 for more information. Don't miss this opportunity in Pitt County.

Person County Center Lunch N Learn: Stretch Your Food Budget Thu Sep 25, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 304 S Morgan St, Roxboro, NC 27573, USA
— 4 days away

Learn how to stretch your food budget in 30 days. We will discuss meal planning, shopping tips, supermarket savings, and other strategies to help reduce your food costs all while purchasing healthy foods. Only $5 to register to receive lunch and all of the handouts and must be paid beforehand. Call 336-599-1195 to find out more information

Wilkes County Center Eat Smart, Move More, Weigh Less Program Thu Sep 25, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Y Express, West Park Medical Complex, North Wilkesboro
— 4 days away

This program was created to help people learn about strategies that have proven to work for weight loss. Over 15 weeks, participants learn to pay attention to what they are eating and be mindful of how much activity they get each day. Must be registered to attend.

Jackson County Center JAM Thu Sep 25, 2014 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM — 5 days away
Tourism Extension People-First Tourism Lab Thu Sep 25, 2014 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension James Hunt Jr Library, Partners Way, Raleigh, NC, United States
— 5 days away

People-First Tourism Lab @ Hunt Library - in this weekly lab meeting, members of the project team discuss progress and strategy; community partners and organizations interested in participating should direct inquiries to: info@peoplefirsttourism.com

Macon County Center Cool Crafty Kids Thu Sep 25, 2014 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM — 5 days away
Cabarrus County Center City of Kannapolis Farmer's Market Thu Sep 25, 2014 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Corner of Vance Street and Loop Road, Kannapolis, NC 28081
— 5 days away

New farmers market operated by volunteers for local farmers, and artisians of baked goods and crafts. Held in the parking lot. Local fruit, veggies, crafts and baked goods that meet market regulations will be offered. For information contact market manager, James Karriker at 704-804-3082.

Avery County Center Banner Elk Farmers Market Thu Sep 25, 2014 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension AC Pride Complex--Banner Elk
— 5 days away

Avery County farmers selling their local foods/products. Come out and support them.

For additional information please contact Adam Keener, Extension Agent, at 828-733-8270.

Rowan County Center Market Lamb Show @ the Rowan County Fair Thu Sep 25, 2014 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM — 5 days away
Onslow County Center Composting Thu Sep 25, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swansboro Parks and Recreation 830 Main Street Ext. Swansboro
— 5 days away

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. No fee to attend. To REGISTER call 910-326-2600. For more information call 910-455-5873 (Lisa Rayburn)

Alamance County Center Pasture Weed Class Thu Sep 25, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 209 N Graham Hopedale Rd, Burlington, NC 27217, USA
— 5 days away

Got weeds? Need pesticide credits? If you answered yes to either you may need our pasture weed management class coming up on September 25, 2014. The class will be held in the Alamance County Cooperative Extension auditorium from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Pesticide credits will be available for: K, O, D, X. Registration is FREE, however pre-registration is required by September 17th. You register online here: http://go.ncsu.edu/pastureweedclass

Craven County Center 4-H County Council Meeting Thu Sep 25, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM — 5 days away

Craven County 4-H Council meets each month on the fourth Thursday at varying locations. The council is made up of four officers (listed below) and up to two representatives from each club, special interest group and our at-large membership. The council plans and directs activities, community service projects and other learning opportunities for our 4-H membership. Call the 4-H office (252-633-1477) if you are interested in joining our County Council or would like to know where this month's meeting will be held.

McDowell County Center Cattlemens Meeting Thu Sep 25, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension McDowell Agricultural Center
— 5 days away
Montgomery County Center Montgomery County Pregnancy Fair Thu Sep 25, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension First Baptist Church, East Main Street, Troy, NC, United States
— 5 days away

This year's fair will be held on Thursday, September 25th, 6-8pm at the First
Baptist Church Troy, NC. You are invited to provide a booth/exhibit at the
event. To participate, please complete the attached form and return it to the
Montgomery County Health Department by August 8th, 2014. You can email
them, fax them to the following number: (910) 572-8177, or mail them to:
Montgomery County Health Department
Attn: Kimberly Burger
217 South Main Street
Troy, NC 27371

Montgomery County Center Pregnancy Fair Thu Sep 25, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension First Baptist Church, 401 E Main St, Troy, NC, United States
— 5 days away

Recent or Expecting mothers welcome!! There will be booths and speakers supplying great information to support you during the first year of parenting. For more information, contact Hayley Napier.

Wayne County Center Jr Market Hog Show Thu Sep 25, 2014 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Wayne Regional Agricultural Fair, 2801 U.S. 117, Dudley, NC, United States
— 5 days away

Entries Due Sep 15. Check in between 3-5 pm.

Cherokee County Center ASPIRE Thu Sep 25, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Murphy High School, 234 High School Cir, Murphy, NC, United States
— 5 days away

This class is an ACT Prep Class hosted through the NCSU program ASPIRE. High school juniors and seniors should have applied early for this class. The class is held at Murphy High School, in the Vocational Building, in Coach Nelson's classroom.

Cumberland County Center Beginning Beekeeping Course Thu Sep 25, 2014 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cooperative Extension Services, 301 E Mountain Dr, Fayetteville, NC, United States
— 5 days away
Durham County Center Rain Gardens Thu Sep 25, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson Street, Durham, NC, United States
— 5 days away

Explore the beauty & functionality of rain gardens. Presented by Georganne Sebastian & darcey Martin, Durham Count Extension Master Gardeners. Class is free. Registration is required 919-668-1707

Guilford County Center Gardening Indoors: Success with Houseplants Thu Sep 25, 2014 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bur Mil Park Wildlife Education Center, 5834 Bur-Mill Club Road, Greensboro, NC 27410
— 5 days away

Growing the Green Way Fall Class Series

Classes are free, but pre-registration is requested.
Contact Pam Marshall at 336-375-5876 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu
to sign up for class and location of your choice.

Halifax County Center Halifax County Council Meeting Thu Sep 25, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM — 5 days away
Swain County Center In-Step Line Dancing Thu Sep 25, 2014 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swain County Cooperative Extension (SCC Auditorium), 60 Almond School Road, Bryson City, NC
— 5 days away

Classes are taught by local volunteers, Erika Wiggins, Cheryl and Bob Thomas. . Have fun and be active! No prior dance experience is required. Classes are FREE! Call 488-3848 for more information. For more information, contact Dee Decker at 488-3848.

Line Dancing FLYER: https://docs.google.com/a/ncsu.edu/file/d/0Bxn0rAl4KbIZdkhmSHo4YXJHRW8/edit

Vance County Center Pesticide Update for Licensed Applicators Thu Sep 25, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Vance County Regional Farmers Market, 210 Southpark Dr., Henderson, NC
— 5 days away

Pesticide recertification class for licensed applicators. 2 hours credit in categories G, H, I, L, N, O, D & X. Please arrive on time.

Anson County Center Anson Beekeepers Assoc. Meeting Thu Sep 25, 2014 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Welika Fish House, 265 Hailey's Ferry Rd., Lilesville, NC 28091
— 5 days away
Currituck County Center NC Cooperative Extension on UNC-TV - "Green Industry" Thu Sep 25, 2014 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM — 5 days away

Green Industry

North Carolina Cooperative Extension has been extending the knowledge and improving the lives of the state's citizens since it was established in 1914 - growing North Carolina for 100 years!

To commemorate the Centennial of NC Cooperative Extension, UNC-TV - North Carolina's statewide public television network-will produce and broadcast a special series of NC's only statewide weeknightly public affairs program, North Carolina Now

Rowan County Center Market Lamb Sale @ the Rowan County Fair Thu Sep 25, 2014 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM — 5 days away
Greene County Center Eastern Teen Conference Fri Sep 26- Sun Sep 28, 2014 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Camp Don Lee Rd, Arapahoe, NC 28510, USA
— 5 days away

Teen leadership event for youth who wish to be mentors.

New Hanover County Center Horticultural Therapy Institute Fri Sep 26, 2014 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 6206 Oleander Dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 5 days away

NHC Cooperative Extension
Arboretum Auditorium

Currituck County Center 4-H Staff Meeting Fri Sep 26, 2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM — 5 days away
Extension Forestry Project Learning Tree PreK-8 Workshop Fri Sep 26, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 300 N Poplar St, Charlotte, NC 28202, USA
— 5 days away

Project Learning Tree PreK-8 Workshop

September 26, 2014
9am - 4pm
Discovery Place Education Studio
Charlotte, NC
To Register: https://discoveryplace.wufoo.com/forms/project-learning-tree-pre-k-8/
Registration Closes September 12, 2014

There is a $35 workshop fee for this workshop to cover facility usage, lunch, and refreshments. PLT Guides and instruction are provided through partnerhsip with the NC Forest Service, the NC Forestry Association, and NC Cooperative Extension.

This workshop will be a great opportunity for educators of all backgrounds in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg area (and beyond) to be introduced to Discovery Place's new Education Studio! The Education Studio is a professional development program serving educators, administrators, home schools, museums, science centers, zoos, and aquariums. www.educationstudio.org

Project Learning Tree (PLT) is an interdisciplinary environmental education program designed for educators of ANY background. The hands-on activities facilitate the exploration of topics including communication, economics, energy and fuels, geology, government, history, recycling, transportation, watersheds, wildlife, and much more! Participants will learn about the materials through direct engagement in the PLT activities throughout the workshop.

Differentiated instruction? Technology connections? Literature links? STEM? The PLT activity guide covers it all!!! The PreK-8 guide is correlated to the Common Core (math and ELA) as well as to the NC Essential Standards (science and social studies). CEU renewal credits are available and this workshop qualifies for Criteria I in the EE Certification Program.

There is no charge for the workshop or materials, however this workshop does have a facility use fee ($35). Please pre-register and make a personal commitment to attend to ensure there are enough materials and space for everyone. If you must cancel, please do so in a timely manner so someone else may take your place in the workshop.

Onslow County Center Choosing More Fruits And Vegetables; Choose, Plan And Do For A Healthier You Fri Sep 26, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Blvd, Tarawa Terrace, NC, United States
— 5 days away

AUDIENCE: WIC/Military Families. No fee to attend. For more information call 910-455-5873 (Daniela Lopez)

Swain County Center Swain County Farmers Market Fri Sep 26, 2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Main Street (Beside Old Courthouse), Downtown Bryson City
— 5 days away

Are you involved in any activities such as gardening, farming, growing flowers and other woody ornamentals, or beekeeping (Honey)? If you answered yes to any of these endeavors and would like to sell the "fruits of your labor" then, set-up a booth and join us!

OR come by every Friday Morning (May-October) and check out all the local food and craft vendors!

For more information contact, Christy Brendenkamp at (828) 488-3848.

Cabarrus County Center 4-H: Visit "Give to the 10th Power" Community Club Fri Sep 26, 2014 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NC Cooperative Extension-Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord 28027
— 5 days away

This 4-H club currently has homeschooled youth ages 7-16 involved. The activities focus on a variety of topics such as nutrition, animals, science, community service and civics, etc. Call club leader Barbara Kennedy at 704-795-5201, 704-796-6862 or email thekennedymail@gmail.com .

Davidson County Center Lawn Care Workshop Fri Sep 26, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Davidson County Cooperative Extension, 301 E Center St, Lexington, NC, United States
— 5 days away

Lawn Care Workshop
Whether you are establishing a new lawn or renovating an existing one this lawn care workshop will give you the information needed to grow a beautiful, healthy lawn. By utilizing the information from our lawn care agent, you can create a durable lawn that will grow with minimal maintenance and chemical use.

The same class is being offered on two dates Thursday, September 11 and Friday, September 26 from 12pm-1pm at the Davidson County Agricultural Center (301 East Center Street, Lexington). There is no cost to attend, but pre-registration is required. Please call our office at 336-242-2085 or e-mail us at leslie_vinesett@ncsu.edu by September 5 if you would like to attend. Please indicate which session you like to attend. For accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact our office no later than five business days before the event.

Forsyth County Center Composting in the Garden Lunch and Learn Fri Sep 26, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Auditorium C, 1450 Fairchild Rd, Winston Salem NC 27105
— 5 days away

Cost: FREE but registration required. Go to http://go.ncsu.edu/compost-9-14 or contact Kitrinka Gordon by email coop-ext-registration@forsyth.cc or phone: 336-703-2850 to register for this class.

Bring your lunch and learn easy ways to start composting or compost faster in your own backyard, what should and shouldn't be composted, and how to use this treasure. The first 20 sign-ups will receive a free compost bin.

Workshop sponsored by the Piedmont Triad Water Quality Partnership

Stokes County Center Stokes Future Farmer's Market Fri Sep 26, 2014 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Pioneer Community Hospital of Stokes, 1570 N Carolina 8, Danbury, NC, United States
— 5 days away

For more information: http://www.stokesfutureinc.org/

Hertford County Center Winton Farmers Market Fri Sep 26, 2014 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 205 Main Street, Winton, NC, United States
— 6 days away

Fresh Fruits, Vegetables, Seafood, and MORE!!! Come out and support our local vendors and gather some goodies for your weekend cookouts! See you at the Market!

Anson County Center 4-H Livestock Show Fri Sep 26, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Circle "G" Arena, 301 N. Cowan St., Lilesville, NC 28091
— 6 days away

This year's Livestock Show will be at the Circle "G" Arena in Lilesville

Wayne County Center Jr Meat Goat Show Fri Sep 26, 2014 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Wayne Regional Agricultural Fair, 2801 U.S. 117, Dudley, NC, United States
— 6 days away

Entries due Sep 15. Check in between 3 and 5pm.

Rowan County Center Dairy Cattle Dress Up - @ the Rowan County Fair Fri Sep 26, 2014 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM — 6 days away
Jackson County Center Mountain Heritage Day Sat Sep 27 (All Day Event) — 6 days away
Johnston County Center State 4-H Shooting Sports Tournament Sat Sep 27 (All Day Event) — 6 days away
Person County Center Last Day of Person County Farmers Market Sat Sep 27 (All Day Event) — 6 days away
Vance County Center 4-H Junior Livestock Show at the Vance County Regional Fair Sat Sep 27 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 1427 E Andrews Ave, Henderson, NC 27536, USA
— 6 days away

Call 252-438-8188 for more information.

Chowan County Center Extension Master Gardener Plant Sale Sat Sep 27, 2014 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC, United States
— 6 days away

Fall is for planting! Stop by the Chowan County Agriculture Center and find Master Gardener grown plants for your yard including perennials, shrubs and trees. For more information call (252) 482-6585.

Davidson County Center Lexington Farmers Market Sat Sep 27, 2014 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 129 South Railroad Street, Lexington, NC, United States
— 6 days away
Davidson County Center Thomasville Farmers Market Sat Sep 27, 2014 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 21 East Guilford Street, Thomasville, NC, United States
— 6 days away
Forsyth County Center Dixie Classic Craft Check-in Sat Sep 27, 2014 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Education Building, Dixie Classic Fairgrounds, Deacon Blvd
— 6 days away

Art and Craft entries (non-perishable items) must be delivered Saturday, September 27 from 8 AM - 4 PM or Sunday, September 28 from 10 AM - 4 PM.

Gates County Center Extension Master Gardener Plant Sale Sat Sep 27, 2014 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC, United States
— 6 days away

Fall is for planting! Stop by the Chowan County Agriculture Center and find Master Gardener grown plants for your yard including perennials, shrubs and trees.

Mecklenburg County Center Ask A Master Gardener Day Sat Sep 27, 2014 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Davidson Farmer's Market, South Main Street, Davidson, NC, United States
— 6 days away

Look for your Mecklenburg Extension Master Gardeners in the Greenery shed to answer your gardening questions. Learn about spring planting information that is specific to our Southern Piedmont region and Mecklenburg County. Get answers and find Grow Guides with the helpful research-based information you need to garden successfully. Free handouts and soil test kits are available on request.
To Contact Mecklenburg Extension Master Gardeners:
Phone: Master Gardener Hotline: 704.336.4011
E-mail: info@mastergardenersmecklenburg.org
Website: www.mastergardenersmecklenburg.org | Online: Visit us on Facebook

New Hanover County Center Horticultural Therapy Institute Sat Sep 27, 2014 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 6206 Oleander Dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 6 days away

NHC Cooperative Extension
Arboretum Auditorium

Perquimans County Center Extension Master Gardener Plant Sale Sat Sep 27, 2014 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC, United States
— 6 days away

Fall is for planting! Stop by the Chowan County Agriculture Center and find Master Gardener grown plants for your yard including perennials, shrubs and trees.

Anson County Center 4-H Livestock Show Sat Sep 27, 2014 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Circle "G" Arena, 301 N. Cowan St., Lilesville, NC 28091
— 6 days away

Located at the Circle "G" Arena in Lilesville, NC.

Anson County Center Anson County Ag Expo & Fair Sat Sep 27, 2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Anson County Cooperative Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 6 days away
Cabarrus County Center Piedmont Farmers "Winecoff School Road Market" Open Sat Sep 27, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 518 Winecoff School Road, Concord, NC 28027
— 6 days away

North Carolina and locally grown/produced fruit, vegetables, eggs, meat, plants, crafts, bread, seafood, flowers, etc. Email Market Manager at lisaw@ctc.net , call her at 704-425-5559 or David Goforth, Extension Agent at 704-920-3320 or visit www.piedmont-farmersmarket.com

Currituck County Center Master Gardener Fall Plant Sale Sat Sep 27, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NC Cooperative Extension, 120 Community Way, Barco, NC 27917
— 6 days away

The Currituck Master Gardeners will hold their annual Fall Plant Sale on Saturday, September 27th from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at the NC Cooperative Extension, Currituck County Center in Barco. The Master Gardeners will have mums, ornamental cabbage and pansies for sale in a wide variety of colors. A large assortment of trees, shrubs, and perennials will also be available at great prices. This year the Coastal NC Daylily Society will also be participating. They will be selling daylily plants as a fund raiser for the organization. There will be dozens of colorful daylilies to choose from. The Extension Center is located off of Hwy 158 next to Central Elementary School and the YMCA. For more information please contact Debbie Kelso 252-232-2262 or deborah_kelso@ncsu.edu.

Onslow County Center Hypertufa- Learn To Build Your Own Sat Sep 27, 2014 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Outdoors Behind the Onslow County Farmers' Market
— 6 days away

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. Fee to attend $15.00. PreREGSTIER by SEPTEMBER 23rd as space is limited to 910-455-5873 (Debbie Goncalves or Lisa Rayburn)

Home Energy Conservation Greensboro Home Energy Conservation Workshop Sat Sep 27, 2014 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 805 Sullivan St, Greensboro, NC 27405, USA
— 6 days away

Greensboro Home Energy Conservation Workshop

Time/Place:

Saturday, September 27th
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
St. Leo's Place Community Room
805 Sullivan Street, Greensboro, NC 27405


This is a FREE workshop for all residents/owners in Historic Aycock. Please register online at the following link:
http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/?p=313635

Get a free energy kit, learn about ways to conserve energy, and apply for participation in a home energy efficiency upgrade program.

The E-Conservation Program has funding to provide 250 North Carolina homes with an assessment and retrofit in 2014. The home assessments and retrofits will be performed by professional home energy contractors.

Please read the requirements and, if interested in participating, submit an online participation request form at the link above.

Rowan County Center Dairy Cattle Show @ the Rowan County Fair Sat Sep 27, 2014 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM — 6 days away
Wayne County Center Jr Market Lamb Show Sat Sep 27, 2014 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Wayne Regional Agricultural Fair, 2801 U.S. 117, Dudley, NC, United States
— 6 days away

Entries due Sep 15. Check in between 9 and 11am.

Cabarrus County Center 4-H: Visit "Saddle-Up Horse Speciality Club" Sat Sep 27, 2014 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 3600 Wendy Lane, Concord, NC 28027
— 7 days away

Youth ages 10-12 years old are invited to attend to learn about the care, the health and the study of horses and horse shows. Participants do not have to own or ride a horse. Contact leader Wendy Austin-Sellers at wendyandbosellers@windstream.net or call 704-786-9223

Robeson County Center St. Paul's 4-H Pony Club Meeting Sat Sep 27, 2014 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension St. Pauls
— 7 days away

This is a weekly meeting for the members of the St. Paul's 4-H Pony Club. Members work on a variety of activities related to horses. For more information about this club please contact Wendy Maynor, 4-H Program Assistant at (910) 671-3276 or Wendy_Maynor@ncsu.edu.

New Hanover County Center Horticultural Therapy Institute Sun Sep 28, 2014 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 6203 Oleander Dr. wilmington, NC 28403
— 1 week away

NHC Cooperative Extension
Arboretum Auditorium

Forsyth County Center Dixie Classic Craft Check-In Sun Sep 28, 2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Education Building, Dixie Classic Fairgrounds, Deacon Blvd.
— 1 week away

Art and Craft entries (non-perishable items) must be delivered Saturday, September 27 from 8 AM - 4 PM or Sunday, September 28 from 10 AM - 4 PM.

Wayne County Center Beef Heifer Show Sun Sep 28, 2014 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Wayne Regional Agricultural Fair, 2801 U.S. 117, Dudley, NC, United States
— 1 week away

Entries due Sep 15. Check in between 11:30 am and 1:00 pm.

Mecklenburg County Center Listen, Look & Learn in the Garden Sun Sep 28, 2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Freedom Park, East Boulevard, Charlotte, NC, United States
— 1 week away
Guilford County Center Gardening Indoors: Success with Houseplants Sun Sep 28, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Greensboro Arboretum, 401 Ashland Drive, Greensboro, NC 27403
— 1 week away

Growing the Green Way Fall Class Series

Classes are free, but pre-registration is requested.
Contact Pam Marshall at 336-375-5876 or pamela_marshall@ncsu.edu
to sign up for class and location of your choice.

Tourism Extension Wake NC People-First Tourism network Mon Sep 29 (All Day Event) — 1 week away

Duarte Morais will join Katherine Williams (Dir. Wake County Extension office) and select members of her team in a meeting with the Greater Raleigh CBV to discuss the collaboration of these two agencies in the development of the Wake NC People-First Tourism network.

Onslow County Center Onslow County Fair (Entries Accepted) Mon Sep 29, 2014 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County Fairgrounds
— 1 week away

AUDIENCE: General public Onslow County Citizens. No fee to attend. For more information call 910-455-5873 (Robin Seitz or Peggie Garner)

Robeson County Center ServSafe Food Safety Certification Training Mon Sep 29, 2014 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 455 Caton Rd, Lumberton, NC 28360, USA
— 1 week away

Dates:
September 29, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
September 30, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
October 14, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (review and exam)

North Carolina Cooperative Extension (Robeson County Center) and Environmental Health of the Robeson County Health Department will offer the ServSafe Food Safety Manager Certification course. Classes will be held at the O. P. Owens Agriculture Center, 455 Caton Road (Highway 72 West), Lumberton. Registration is limited to 32 participants. The first 32 paid applicants will be assured a place in the class. A registration fee of $125 check or money order made payable to Robeson County Cooperative Extension may be mailed to Cooperative Extension, P. O. Box 2280, Lumberton, N.C. 28359 or delivered to Denese Prevatte at the Extension Center. The fee covers the 6th edition textbook, test answer sheet, handouts, and refreshments.

The deadline to pay the $125 registration fee is Tuesday, August 12. Anyone registering after the deadline, if space is still available, will be charged $140. There are no refunds, but substitutions may be made in advance of the first day of class by the registrant.

Cleveland County Center 2014 Extension Master Gardener Class Mon Sep 29, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 130 South Post Road, Shelby, NC, United States
— 1 week away

Become an Extension Master Gardener! http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/master-gardener-classes-2014/

Onslow County Center Choosing More Fruits And Vegetables; Choose, Plan And Do For A Healthier You Mon Sep 29, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Blvd, Tarawa Terrace, NC, United States
— 1 week away

AUDIENCE: WIC/Military Families. No fee to attend. For more information call 910-455-5873 (Daniela Lopez)

Durham County Center The Giving Closet Mon Sep 29, 2014 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Welcome Baby/Durham County Cooperative Extension, 721 Foster St., Durham NC 27701
— 1 week away

The Giving Closet provides free clothes for ages 0-5 and maternity clothes for Durham County families with children ages birth to 5 years old. Baby equipment may also be available. Families may attend four times during the program year.
http://www.welcomebaby.org

Contact: Deborah Waterman (919) 560-7150
dwaterman@dconc.gov

Gaston County Center ECA Knitting Classes Mon Sep 29, 2014 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Center, 959 Osceola St., Gastonia, NC
— 1 week away

If you enjoy knitting or want to learn the art of knitting, then join ECA's knitting group. This group meets weekly and beginnners are always invited. Cost is $3.00 (every two classes) - register by contacting Pam Bryson at pbryson@co.gaston.nc.us or 704.865.3291.

Davidson County Center Master Gardener Hotline Mon Sep 29, 2014 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Call 236-3131 with all your gardening, lawn care, and pest control questions.
— 1 week away
Franklin County Center Parenting Matters - Because Kids Don't Come with a Manual Mon Sep 29, 2014 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 103 South Bickett Blvd., Louisburg, NC
— 1 week away

Parenting Matters - Because kids don't come with a manual
at Franklin County Cooperative Extension- FREE!

Below please find information regarding our upcoming Parenting Matters classes. This is a great opportunity for people who are parents, will become parents, grandparents raising grandchildren, or for those who have an interest in children. The goal is to better understand effective communication, the difference between discipline and punishment, ages & stages, and more.

Please note these parenting classes do have a component of conflict resolution, problem solving, stress reduction techniques, and anger management within. This is not a substitute for anger management classes.

Our address is: Franklin County Cooperative Extension, 103 South Bickett Blvd., Louisburg, NC 27549; phone 919-496-3344.

NCA&TSU Parenting Matters - Because kids don't come with a manual
Parents matter to their kids! If you are a parent, grandparent raising a grandchild, foster parent or legal guardian, join us once a week for a free, fun class discussing the challenges and rewards of parenting. This NCA&TSU course discusses the importance of managing stress, healthy communication, the difference between discipline and punishment, and more. Call 919-496-3344 to reserve your space at least 48 hours in advance and feel free to bring a friend or family member.

Johnston County Center Jo Co Quilters Lab Mon Sep 29, 2014 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lab
— 1 week away

*DATE CHANGE* Open to anyone with an interest in quilting and refining skills, participants learn from each other to improve the quality of their quilting in a non-intimidating atmosphere. Service projects help us connect with our community while we refine our skills. During open lab, we work projects together; feel free to bring refreshments or lunch and spend the day here. Sewing machines and materials are provided

Rockingham County Center Private Applicator "V" Safety Pesticide Training Mon Sep 29, 2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Rockingham County Agricultural Center 525 NC HWY 65 Reidsville, NC 27320
— 1 week away
Jackson County Center Pumpkin, Pumpkin Day Mon Sep 29, 2014 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Darnell Farms, Bryson City, NC, 2300 Governors Island Rd.
— 1 week away

Join NC Cooperative Extension and Fontana Regional Library for a fun fall day at Darnell Farms. There will be pumpkin stories, tips on healthy eating, pumpkin snacks, door prizes, and more! Bring a blanket and be sure enjoy a hayride while you're there.

Swain County Center Pumpkin, Pumpkin Day Mon Sep 29, 2014 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Meet at Darnell Farms, Bryson City
— 1 week away

For all preschool age children. Enjoy pumpkin stories and a pumpkin snack. Lean how to grow pumpkins and healthy tips for fall eating. Bring a blanket for family seating and put your name in for a chance at a door prize.

Optional: Low cost hayride and pumpkins available for purchase.

Call Fontana Regional Library for more information - 488-3030.

Sponsored by Swain County Cooperative Extension and Fontana Regional Library.

Swain County Center SHIIP Appointments Mon Sep 29, 2014 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM — 1 week away
Cherokee County Center Moog Components Group Sensible Fitness Mon Sep 29, 2014 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 1995 N Carolina 141, Murphy, NC 28906
— 1 week away

For more information about this and all Family and Consumer Education Programs contact Teresa Goley at 828-837-2210 or at teresa_goley@ncsu.edu
http://cherokee.ces.ncsu.edu/profile/teresa-goley/