Upcoming Events

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Cherokee County Center Bees and Pollinators 1st Grade Murphy Elementary School Thu May 5, 2016 Today 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, United States
— 12 hours ago

This is a closed school activity. To learn how your school can get involved please call the Cooperative Extension.

The 1st Grade Students at Murphy Elementary are participating in a pilot of the NC 4-H Bees and Pollinators Curriculum.

4-H Agent, Shannon Coleman, will be bringing this 7 lesson curriculum to the students where they will learn about and be introduced to: Honey Bees and other Pollinators, Bee Bodies, Bee Homes, Honey Bee Behavior, Bee Habitats, Other Pollinators, and Bee Conservation.

Northampton County Center Diabetes Support Group - Rich Square Thu May 5, 2016 Today 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Choanoke Area Development Association, 120 Sessoms Dr, Rich Square, NC 27869, United States
— 12 hours ago
Cherokee County Center Bees and Pollinators 1st Grade Murphy Elementary School Thu May 5, 2016 Today 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, United States
— 11 hours ago

This is a closed school activity. To learn how your school can get involved please call the Cooperative Extension.

The 1st Grade Students at Murphy Elementary are participating in a pilot of the NC 4-H Bees and Pollinators Curriculum.

4-H Agent, Shannon Coleman, will be bringing this 7 lesson curriculum to the students where they will learn about and be introduced to: Honey Bees and other Pollinators, Bee Bodies, Bee Homes, Honey Bee Behavior, Bee Habitats, Other Pollinators, and Bee Conservation.

Cabarrus County Center Visit Boger Extension & Community Association Club Thu May 5, 2016 Today 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension at members’ homes or Cold Water Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall.
— 11 hours ago


BOGER ECA meets 1st Thursday of each month, 1:00PM at members’ homes or Cold Water Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall. Call Martha Brawley at 704/436-6175.
Adult Cabarrus County ECA members choose from a wide variety of educational services and social opportunities while learning and helping others. Formerly "Extension Homemakers" this organization started over 100 years ago teaching women how to preserve foods.

Onslow County Center ECA - Meadow View Meeting Thu May 5, 2016 Today 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 11 hours ago

AUDIENCE: ECA Members and interested persons. For more information call Debbie Goncalves or Peggie Garner at 910-455-5873.

Montgomery County Center Troy Farmer's Market - Food Demonstration Thu May 5, 2016 Today 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension CashPoints ATM, North Main Street, Troy, NC, United States Parking Lot
— 10 hours ago

Support your local farmers and artisans! As the season changes, so will the Market! Right now we have Fresh Local Strawberries, Kale, Zucchini squash, Swiss chard, Lettuce of all kinds, asparagus and whatever else is ready. There will also be Beautiful Hanging Baskets, Flowering Plants and Plants for your Garden! They have Jellies, Jams, Soaps of all kind, Lotions and last but NOT least…MEAT!

Chowan County Center 5Kids with Chowan 4-H & ECRD Thu May 5, 2016 Today 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM — 9 hours ago
Lee County Center SF2T Thu May 5, 2016 Today 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension McSwain Center
— 9 hours ago

Distribution of fresh produce through CSA

Stanly County Center 4-H Special Interest Club meeting Thu May 5, 2016 Today 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Stanly County Agri-Civic Center, 26032 Newt Rd # B, Albemarle, NC 28001, United States
— 8 hours ago
Swain County Center Backyard & Beyond 4-H Club Meeting Thu May 5, 2016 Today 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swain County Cooperative Extension, 60 Almond School Road, Bryson City
— 8 hours ago

Connect with nature right outside your own back door! Discover, explore and experience the great outdoors and have tons of fun!! Learn about animal fur and skins.

Time and Location subject to change. Please call 488-3848 or more information.

Clay County Center Mountain Explorers 4-H Club at Evening Farmers Market Thu May 5, 2016 Today 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Evening Farmers Market
— 8 hours ago
Clay County Center Mountain Explorers 4-H Club at Evening Farmers Market Thu May 5, 2016 Today 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Evening Farmers Market
— 8 hours ago
Wayne County Center Grow to Can! - Gardening & Food Preservation School Thu May 5, 2016 Today 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Wayne County Cooperative Extension Office, 208 W. Chestnut St. Goldsboro
— 7 hours ago

Wayne County Cooperative Extension Gardening & Food Preservation School offers hands-on workshop that will teach you the basics on how to create your own garden and safely preserve the items you grow.

School registration (6 sessions) is $50. School is limited to a maximum of 12 participants. Contact the Wayne County Cooperative Extension Office for flier, schedule and more information at 919-731-1520.

Onslow County Center Zumba Fitness Class Thu May 5, 2016 Today 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 6 hours ago

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. Fee to attend is $10.00/month. For more information, call Peggie Garner at 455-5873.

Robeson County Center All Around All Stars 4-H Arts and Crafts Club Thu May 5, 2016 Today 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 455 Caton Rd, Lumberton, NC 28360, USA
— 6 hours ago

This is the monthly meeting for the All Around All Stars 4-H Arts and Crafts Club. For more information on this club, please contact Wendy Maynor, 4-H Program Assistant, at Wendy_Maynor@ncsu.edu or 910-671-3276.

Bladen County Center Bladen County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers' Monthly Meeting Thu May 5, 2016 Today 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bladen County Extension, 450 Smith Circle Dr., Elizabethtown, NC
— 6 hours ago

Meeting will be in the Small Auditorium.

Montgomery County Center New 4-H Club Meeting in Star Thu May 5, 2016 Today 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Star Community Center
— 6 hours ago

This club is open to all youth ages 5 and up. Please call the 4-H office to register. This is the first club meeting for this newly developed club. Come see what 4-H is all about!

Camden County Center Silver Spurs 4-H Horse Club Meeting Thu May 5, 2016 Today 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Camden County Senior Center, 117 NC Highway 343 North, Camden, NC 27921
— 5 hours ago
Chatham County Center Growing Culinary Herbs Thu May 5, 2016 Today 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Chatham Agriculture Buidling, 65 E. Chatham St., Pittsboro
— 5 hours ago

Learn how to grow culinary herbs and which varieties are best adapted to the Piedmont during this class taught by Charlotte Glen, Chatham Extension Horticulture Agent. This workshop is free but registration is required by May 2, 2016. For more details and to register online, visit: https://chatham.ces.ncsu.edu/upcoming-workshop

Swain County Center In-Step Line Dancing Thu May 5, 2016 Today 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swain County Cooperative Extension (SCC Auditorium), 60 Almond School Road, Bryson City, NC
— 5 hours ago

Classes are taught by local volunteers, Cheryl and Bob Thomas. Have fun and be active! No prior dance experience is required. Classes are FREE! For more information, contact Dee Decker at (828) 488-3848.

Line Dancing FLYER: https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/i9B1sGDehZ_PJToX2kiDsW1vO6GOkWMhFPWJlKWYKG_k-MhuB-HK2j5XLlTeoXX6i0jk0Q=s400

Cumberland County Center Sandhills Small Ruminant Association Meeting Thu May 5, 2016 Today 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 116 W Prospect Ave, Raeford, NC 28376, USA
— 5 hours ago

This is an opportunity for producers to learn about new topics related to small ruminants, management practices, and marketing opportunities and gain support from other small ruminant producers. Meetings will be held the first Thursday of every month at the Hoke County Center. For more information, contact Liz Lahti (elizabeth_joseph@ncsu.edu) at 910-321-6862.

Hoke County Center Sandhills Small Ruminant Association Meeting Thu May 5, 2016 Today 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 116 W Prospect Ave, Raeford, NC 28376, USA
— 5 hours ago

This is an opportunity for producers to learn about new topics related to small ruminants, management practices, and marketing opportunities and gain support from other small ruminant producers. Meetings will be held the first Thursday of every month at the Hoke County Center. For more information, contact Liz Lahti (liz_lahti@ncsu.edu) at 910-875-3461.

Lee County Center Lemon Springs ECA Meeting Thu May 5, 2016 Today 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM — 5 hours ago
Robeson County Center Goat Club Meeting Thu May 5, 2016 Today 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 116 W Prospect Ave, Raeford, NC 28376, USA
— 5 hours ago

This is an opportunity for producers to learn about new topics related to goats, management practices, and marketing opportunities and gain support from other goat producers. Meetings will be held the first Thursday of every month at the Hoke County Center. For more information, contact Taylor Chavis (taylor_chavis@ncsu.edu) at 910-671-3276.

Rowan County Center Rowan County Cattlemen's Meeting Thu May 5, 2016 Today 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM — 5 hours ago
Wayne County Center 4-H Fashion Revue/County Council Meeting Thu May 5, 2016 Today 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Wayne County Extension Center, 208 W Chestnut St, Goldsboro, NC, United States
— 5 hours ago
Catawba County Center Steps to Health Fri May 6, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Oxford Elementary School, Claremont, NC 28610, United States
— 26 minutes away

Nutrition education program for 2nd graders.

Davie County Center MG Annual Plant Sale Fri May 6, 2016 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cooperative Extension Services, 180 S Main St #210, Mocksville, NC 27028, United States
— 8 hours away
Onslow County Center 4H Summer Camp/Wetland Wonders Camp Registration Fri May 6, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 8 hours away

AUDIENCE: Youth 7 – 12 years old. FEE: $85.00/week for 4-H Summer Day Camp weeks 1 – 4; $85.00/Wetland Wonders Camp. For more information, call Wanda Mills or Kate Holt at 910-455-5873.

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Fri May 6, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 9 hours away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Chatham County Center Growing Culinary Herbs Fri May 6, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Chatham Agriculture Building, 65 E. Chatham St., Pittsboro
— 10 hours away

Learn how to grow culinary herbs and which varieties are best adapted to the Piedmont during this class taught by Charlotte Glen, Chatham Extension Horticulture Agent. This workshop is free but registration is required by May 2, 2016. For more details and to register online, visit: https://chatham.ces.ncsu.edu/upcoming-workshop

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Introducing New Foods/Shop for Value, Check the Facts Fri May 6, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 10 hours away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Franklin County Center Franklin County Strawberry Festival Fri May 6, 2016 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Franklin County Farmers Market
— 11 hours away
Northampton County Center Northampton Co. Employee Appreciation Day-office closed Fri May 6, 2016 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension JW Faison Administrative Building
— 11 hours away

County offices closed for Northampton County Employee Appreciation Day.

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Feeding Your Baby/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Fri May 6, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 11 hours away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Cherokee County Center Bees and Pollinators 1st Grade Murphy Elementary School Fri May 6, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, United States
— 12 hours away

This is a closed school activity. To learn how your school can get involved please call the Cooperative Extension.

The 1st Grade Students at Murphy Elementary are participating in a pilot of the NC 4-H Bees and Pollinators Curriculum.

4-H Agent, Shannon Coleman, will be bringing this 7 lesson curriculum to the students where they will learn about and be introduced to: Honey Bees and other Pollinators, Bee Bodies, Bee Homes, Honey Bee Behavior, Bee Habitats, Other Pollinators, and Bee Conservation.

Currituck County Center Health & Fitness Day Fri May 6, 2016 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Currituck Cooperative Ext Services, 120 Community Way, Barco, NC 27917, United States
— 12 hours away

The Annual County Employees Health and Fitness Day event will be held in the Cooperative Extension Building.

Activities to look for at Health and Fitness Day:

Weights
Food Demonstration
Chair Massage
Yoga
Walking Course
Cigna

Contact Olivia Jones 232-2261 or by email olivia_jones@ncsu.edu for more information.

Forsyth County Center Easy Care Annuals Fri May 6, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension North Carolina Cooperative Extension, 1450 Fairchild Rd # 6, Winston-Salem, NC 27105, United States
— 12 hours away

Find out about some wonderful annuals that are easy to care for in the landscape. You will get tips on adding many different low maintenance plants to the landscape. Learn the basics of site preparation of the flower bed, plant selection, planting techniques, maintenance, and more. Extension Master Gardener Volunteer, Carol Hart will present the program.

Davie County Center Peachtree Market open Fri May 6, 2016 3:30 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Wake Forest Baptist/Davie Medical Center parking lot, Hwy 801, Bermuda Run, NC
— 16 hours away

Locally grown fruits, vegetables and value-added products as well as baked goods, fresh NC coastal seafood and handmade crafts from the farm. Market is open from 3:30 PM-7:00 PM.

McDowell County Center Relay for Life Fri May 6, 2016 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Tom Johnson Camping Center - Marion, 1885 US-70, Marion, NC 28752, United States
— 17 hours away

McDowell 4-H Relay Team is looking for volunteers to help with bounce houses at the annual Relay for Life event. Bounce houses will be open from 5 pm—10 pm. Adults and youth are needed to work. Please call Chad Ray at 828-652-8104 to sign up for this opportunity.

Currituck County Center Robotics Club meeting Fri May 6, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM — 18 hours away

For more information please contact Sherry Fischlschweiger or Ellen Owens 232-2262

Davie County Center Farmington Community Center Farmers Market Opens Sat May 7, 2016 — Tomorrow

Season opening of the Farmington Farmers Market. 1723 Farmington Road, Mocksville. Market open 8 AM-Noon. Locally grown produce, fresh baked goods and crafts.

Greene County Center WHEP Contest at Millstone 4-H Camp, Ellerbee Sat May 7, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Millstone 4-H Camp, Ellerbee
— Tomorrow
Hertford County Center 17th Annual Earth Day Celebration Sat May 7, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NC Virginia Station off Railroad St. downtown Ahoskie
— Tomorrow

Saturday, May 7th from 9:00am - 12:00noon at the North Carolina Virginia Station off Railroad St. in downtown Ahoskie. Help us promote recycling and responsible environmental stewardship in Hertford County. Nucor in conjunction with the NCVA Railroad, Kinder Morgan, CRMP, Rascoe Automotive, the NC Department of Agriculture and Customer Services Pesticide Disposal Assistance Program and the Hertford County Extension Office will recycle your scrap metal items (white goods, farm implements, auto parts, other metal items) and will accept your household hazardous waste (paint, solvents, pesticides, electronic goods, batteries, fluorescent bulbs, used oil). Help keep the community clean. Recycle!

Jackson County Center WHEP Contest? Sat May 7, 2016 — Tomorrow
North Carolina 4-H State WHEP Contest Sat May 7, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— Tomorrow

Contact Person: Renee Strnad
Phone: 919-515-5518
Email: renee_strnad@ncsu.edu

North Carolina 4-H On the Dock of the Bay Sat May 7, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Eastern 4-H Center
— Tomorrow

Contact Person: Sara Phelps
Phone: 252-797-4800
Email: Sara_Phelps@ncsu.edu
State Registration Deadline: May 5

Lincoln County Center Lincoln County Farmers Market in Downtown Lincolnton Sat May 7, 2016 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 225 W Water St, Lincolnton, NC 28092, USA
— Tomorrow

The Downtown Lincolnton farmers market is open every Tuesday and Saturday morning from 7am to noon. We accept SNAP and debit card payments. Check our website www.lincolncountyfarmersmarket.com or our Facebook page Lincoln County Farmers Market for more information.

Avery County Center 4-H Summer W.O.W. "Run for the Clover" 5K Color Run Sat May 7, 2016 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lowes Foods of Newland, River Street, (Riverwalk Band Stand) Newland, NC, United States
— Tomorrow

The Avery County 4-H Program will be hosting the annual RUN FOR THE CLOVER 5K Color Run on Saturday, May 7th, 2016. Registration will begin at 7:30am RAIN OR SHINE!!!

If you register ON OR BEFORE APRIL 25th the registration fee is $20.00 per person; AFTER April 25th the registration fee is $25.00 per person.

IN ORDER TO RECEIVE A T-SHIRT YOU MUST BE REGISTERED BEFORE APRIL 25TH!

If you are interested in participating please contact the Avery County Cooperative Extension Center at 828-733-8270 to receive the registration packet.

Vance County Center Vance County Regional Farmers Market Open Sat May 7, 2016 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— Tomorrow

Market will now be open Wednesdays and Saturdays from 7:30 a.m-1:00 p.m. until late fall.

Burke County Center Extension Master Gardeners Community Plant Sale Sat May 7, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— Tomorrow

Saturday, May 7, 2016
8:00am – 12:00noon

The Burke County Extension Master Gardeners will hold their annual Community Plant Sale on Saturday, May 7th at the Burke County Agricultural Building. They will have a wide variety of plants for sale just in time for spring planting. There will also be a bake sale, yard sale items, tomato cages, and a silent auction.

Davidson County Center Thomasville Farmers Market Opening Day Sat May 7, 2016 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM — Tomorrow
Davidson County Center Lexington Farmers Market - Opening Day Sat May 7, 2016 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM — Tomorrow
Greene County Center Elaney Wood Heritage Farmers Market Opening Day: May 7 Sat May 7, 2016 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Elaney Wood Heritage Farmers Market, 470 Hwy. 13 South, Snow Hill, NC 28580
— Tomorrow

Please come out see what our vendors have to offer!

Free Health Screenings (Blood Pressure, Blood Sugar) sponsored by Greene County Outreach Program Mobile Unit

Lenoir County Center Farmer's Market Open Sat May 7, 2016 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lenoir County Farmer's Market, 100 North Herritage Street, Kinston, NC 28501, United States
— Tomorrow

The Lenoir County Farmer's Market is open every Tuesday and Saturday from 8:00am to 2:00pm. Call the Market Manager, Pat Jenkins, at 252-560-1617 for more information about availability of products and produce and/or if interested in being a vendor.

Martin County Center Martin County Farmers Market Opening Day Sat May 7, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 4001 W Main St, Williamston, NC 27892, USA
— Tomorrow

The Martin County Farmers Market will be open each Sat. starting on May 7 from 8 AM to Noon. Vendors will be selling produce, craft items, jams, and many other items.

Randolph County Center Master Gardener Plant Sale Sat May 7, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 112 W Walker Ave, Asheboro, NC 27203, USA
— Tomorrow

Purchase plants and learn from the educational demonstrations by the Randolph County Master Gardeners!

This event is rain or shine!

Cabarrus County Center 4-H: Visit Rimer Club Sat May 7, 2016 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Home of Alisa Wickliff, 6835 Cress Road, Concord, NC 28025
— Tomorrow

Call Leader for which Saturdays club will meet each month. This community club is involved in a variety of interests and has hosted a booth at the Master Gardener Spring Herb and Plant Festival for the past 9 years to educate people on the tastiness of herbs in recipes. Youth ages 5-18 are allowed to join and participate in fun activities, projects and events. Contact Alisa Wickliff at 704-436-9807 or abwickli@email.uncc.edu

Cabarrus County Center Piedmont Farmers "Winecoff School Road Market" Open Sat May 7, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 518 Winecoff School Road, Concord, NC 28027
— Tomorrow

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 Home Gardening Workshop Sat May 7, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Currituck Cooperative Ext Services, 120 Community Way, Barco, NC 27917, United States
— Tomorrow

The Extension Master Gardeners of Currituck and Dare Counties will be conducting a Home Gardening Workshop providing information to people interested in or already participating in home gardening, weekend gardening, or community gardening. The workshop will be held Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 9 am to 3 pm at the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Currituck County Center located at 120 Community Way, Barco, NC 27917.
The workshop will consist of six speakers including Extension Master Gardeners, Extension Agents, and local garden experts covering a variety of topics including building a greenhouse on a budget, vermiculture/composting, growing pollination gardens, garden design, and vegetable gardening. All materials are included and lunch will be provided. The workshop is free to the public, but registration is required. Please register online at go.ncsu.edu/homegardening.
For more information about the Home Garden Workshop, please contact Joe Newsom of Dare County Extension Master Gardeners at joenewsom@charter.net or 252-261-8580 or Sarah Watts of Currituck County Cooperative Extension at sewatts@ncsu.edu or 252-262-2262.

Lee County Center Heart and Hands ECA Sat May 7, 2016 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Mc swain Extension Education and Agriculture Center
— Tomorrow
Montgomery County Center Master Gardener Plant Sale Sat May 7, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 203 W Main St, Troy, NC 27371, USA
— Tomorrow
Wilkes County Center Market Chef Sat May 7, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension CBV Loop, North Wilkesboro, NC 28659
— Tomorrow

Cooking/tasting demonstrations and free recipes provided by Wilkes Cooperative Extension Service and Wilkes County Health Department. Everyone welcome!

Cabarrus County Center 4-H: Visit Pet Pals Special Interest Club Sat May 7, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM — 2 days away
Washington County Center Farmview 4-H Club Sat May 7, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Pinetown, NC
— 2 days away

Gerda Rhodes

Cabarrus County Center Visit Carolina Co-eds 4-H Club Sat May 7, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Contact leader for meeting address
— 2 days away

This club specializes in girls' leadership and community service. Meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month. Contact Wilma Means, Leader at 704-782-9768 or wilmameans@aol.com

Cabarrus County Center 4-H: Visit Future Focus Fitness Speciality Club Sat May 7, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Logan Community Center, 304 Lincoln Street-SW, Concord 28025
— 2 days away

4-H club invites youth ages 8-18 years old to visit this club that would enjoy fitness activities and sports. Contact club leader Tamera Nealy at 980-248-5932, 704-782-7163 or tamron_2@hotmail.com

Johnston County Center Online Registration for 4-H Summer Fun Classes by all. Sun May 8- Sun May 15, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Online
— 2 days away

4-H Summer Fun Offers a variety of opportunities for youth that are educational, fun, and affordable. Registration will be online this year and begins in May 1st for current 4-H Members and May 8th for everyone. Registration closes on May 14th for everyone and all paperwork and payment must be in the 4-H Office by May 27th. Please see the links below for the List of activities and enrollment forms if necessary.


Youth who are not current 4-H Members should go to the link below to fill out your forms and turn them in with the Registration List Attachment below by May 27th.

Summer Fun Enrollment Forms - http://go.ncsu.edu/summerfunenrollmentforms2016

Online Registration Link – Active on May 1

Horticulture Arboretum Guided Tour Sun May 8, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bobby G. Wilder Visitor Center, Raleigh, NC 27606, USA
— 3 days away

Guided tours are available to the public free of charge every Sunday at 2:00 pm from March–October. Join one of the JCRA's volunteer tour docents and learn about the Arboretum's plants, people, history, future, and mission in a one-hour guided walk through the JCRA's collections and gardens.

Details: https://jcra.ncsu.edu/events/details.php?ID=1285

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Cleveland County Center Clevelandcountykitchen.org Mon May 9, 2016 — 3 days away

Go to Clevelandcountykitchen.org for more information!

Onslow County Center ZUMBA FITNESS CLASS Mon May 9, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Highway, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 3 days away

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. FEE: $5.00/4 classes. For additional information contact Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Cherokee County Center Electric 4th Grade MES Mon May 9, 2016 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, United States
— 3 days away

This is a closed school enrichment program but if you would like to know more about the 4-H Electric Curriculum please contact Shannon Coleman, at 828-837-2210 ext 4.
Part of the NC 4th grade curriculum says that students in 4th grade should understand basic components of electricity. 4-H will be providing hands on curriculum in this area for students to gain a better understanding of electricity.

Onslow County Center 4H Summer Camp/Wetland Wonders Camp Registration Mon May 9, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 3 days away

AUDIENCE: Youth 7 – 12 years old. FEE: $85.00/week for 4-H Summer Day Camp weeks 1 – 4; $85.00/Wetland Wonders Camp. For more information, call Wanda Mills or Kate Holt at 910-455-5873.

Randolph County Center Insurance Meeting Mon May 9, 2016 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM — 3 days away
Currituck County Center staff conference Mon May 9, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension conference room
— 3 days away

Contact Cameron Lowe 232-2261 or email cameron_lowe@ncsu.edu

Gaston County Center Happy Potters ECA Club Meeting Mon May 9, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Center , 959 Osceola St. Gastonia, NC
— 3 days away

Happy Potters ECA is one of seven Extension & Community Association (ECA) clubs in Gaston County. This club focuses on ceramic crafts. You can be a part of ECA by visiting any of our clubs - contact Pam Bryson at pam.bryson@gastongov.com or 704.865.3291 to confirm meeting dates and times.

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Mon May 9, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 3 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Wilson County Center Friends of the Wilson Botanical Gardens Workday - Herb Garden Mon May 9, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Wilson Botanical Gardens
— 3 days away

Workday in the Herb Garden

Durham County Center The Giving Closet Mon May 9, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Welcome Baby/Durham County Cooperative Extension, 721 Foster St., Durham NC 27701
— 3 days 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 Matter of Balance Mon May 9, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Homemakers Center, 959 Osceola St, Gastonia, NC 28054, United States
— 3 days away

This award-winning program (8 sessions) focuses on fall prevention and increasing physical activity. Designed to improve balance, flexibility and strength. Free, but pre-registration is required by contacting Pam Bryson @pam.bryson@gastongov.com or 704.865.3291 before April 25th.
Sponsored by Centralina Area Agency on Aging.

Gaston County Center ECA Knitting Class Mon May 9, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Center, 959 Osceola St., Gastonia, NC
— 3 days 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 pam.bryson@gastongov.com or 704.865.3291.

Gaston County Center Bel-Heights ECA Club Meeting Mon May 9, 2016 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Presbyterian Church of Lowell, 207 E. 1st St. Lowell, NC
— 3 days away

Bel-Heights ECA is one of seven 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 pam.bryson@gastongov.com or 704.865.3291 to confirm meeting dates and times.

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Introducing New Foods/Shop for Value, Check the Facts Mon May 9, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 3 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Robeson County Center Robeson County Master Gardeners Association Mon May 9, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 455 Caton Road, Lumberton, NC 28360
— 3 days away

Meeting takes place at the O. P. Owens Agriculture Center. If you have questions, contact Mack Johnson at 910-671-3276 or at mack_johnson@ncsu.edu

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Feeding Your Baby/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Mon May 9, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 3 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Cherokee County Center Bees and Pollinators 1st Grade Murphy Elementary School Mon May 9, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, United States
— 3 days away

This is a closed school activity. To learn how your school can get involved please call the Cooperative Extension.

The 1st Grade Students at Murphy Elementary are participating in a pilot of the NC 4-H Bees and Pollinators Curriculum.

4-H Agent, Shannon Coleman, will be bringing this 7 lesson curriculum to the students where they will learn about and be introduced to: Honey Bees and other Pollinators, Bee Bodies, Bee Homes, Honey Bee Behavior, Bee Habitats, Other Pollinators, and Bee Conservation.

Person County Center Matter of Balance class Mon May 9, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cambridge Hills Assisted Living, 5660 Durham Rd, Roxboro, NC 27574, United States
— 4 days away
Swain County Center SHIIP Appointments Mon May 9, 2016 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM — 4 days away
Henderson County Center Food Preservation - Canning High and low acid foods Mon May 9, 2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM — 4 days away

call 697-4891 for registration cost $10.00

McDowell County Center Community Food Hub Mon May 9, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM — 4 days away
Stokes County Center Canner Testing Mon May 9, 2016 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension King Public Library, 101 Pilot View Dr, King, NC 27021, United States
— 4 days away
Bladen County Center Super Clover 4H Club Meeting Mon May 9, 2016 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Wesley Chapel, Elizabethtown, NC 28337, United States
— 4 days away

4-H Club meeting in the fellowship hall. contact Stacie Kinlaw (910) 862-4591 for more information

Jackson County Center Explorers Club-no meeting Mon May 9, 2016 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM — 4 days away
Jackson County Center Sewing Bee Mon May 9, 2016 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Jackson County Cooperative Extension, 538 Scotts Creek Rd, Suite 205, Sylva, NC 28779
— 4 days away

Club for invited members with previous sewing experience

Catawba County Center Sew Awesome 4-H Club Mon May 9, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Agricultural Resources Center
— 4 days away

For youth ages 9 and older

Wilkes County Center Wilkes Beekeeper's Association Meeting Mon May 9, 2016 5:05 PM - 8:05 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Executive Drive, Executive Dr, Wilkesboro, NC 28697, USA
— 4 days away

The beekeeper's meet each month for an educational program and to collaborate with other beekeepers in the community. If you aren't a member of the beekeeper's association, but have bees or are contemplating becoming a beekeeper, why not attend a meeting so you can talk to people that have first-hand experience and would enjoy sharing their knowledge? Contact B Townes, president of the Wilkes Beekeeper's Association, at 336.984.1048 for more information.

Montgomery County Center 4-H County Council Meeting Mon May 9, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 203 W Main St, Troy, NC 27371, USA
— 4 days away

County Council meets bi-monthly and is for all actively enrolled 4-H members in the county. The meeting is led by teen County Council Officers. Parents are welcome to attend as well.

Moore County Center Multi-County 4-H Master Volunteer Revolution Mon May 9, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cooperative Extension Services, 301 E Mountain Dr # 140, Fayetteville, NC 28306, United States
— 4 days away
Onslow County Center ZUMBA FITNESS CLASS Mon May 9, 2016 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Highway, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 4 days away

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. FEE: $5.00/4 classes. For additional information contact Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Cabarrus County Center 4-H: Visit Golden Saddles Horse Speciality Club Mon May 9, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Haynes Home: 4754 Sapp Road, Concord, 28025 or Bost Barn: 10880 Busbin Road, Mt. Pleasant 28124
— 4 days away

4-H Club for youth ages 5-18 years old that have an interest in learning about horses. Do not have to own a horse to be member. Club participants study the care, health, showing etc. of equines. For information contact leaders Patty Bost at704-791-3342 or pefarm@yahoo.com or Anita Haynes at 704-425-1030 or @windstream.net

Cleveland County Center 4-H Livestock Club Mon May 9, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 130 S Post Rd, Shelby, NC 28152, USA
— 4 days away

For more information please call Wendy Turbyfill @704-482-4365.

Henderson County Center Food Preservation - Canning High and Low Acid Foods Mon May 9, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM — 4 days away

call 697-4891 to register - Cost $10.00

Macon County Center EPICS Mon May 9, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM — 4 days away
Cabarrus County Center 4-H: Visit Kick'in Tails Horse Speciality Club Mon May 9, 2016 6:15 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Laura Harper's Hollow Oak Farm, 100 Russette Lane, Midland, NC 28107
— 4 days away

Youth ages 9-18 years old are invited to participate in learning about hippology, horse shows, and the care of horses. Owning or riding a horse is not required. Contact Laura Harper at 704-425-1521 or email saddleup@carolina.rr.com

Alexander County Center Shooting Sports Meeting Mon May 9, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM — 4 days away

This is the club's monthly club meeting. Call 828-632-4451 for location it can change monthly.

Forsyth County Center Piedmont Triad Mushroom Club Mon May 9, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 1450 Fairchild Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27105, USA
— 4 days away

A club for people interested in mushroom cultivation and culinary uses has just been formed and anyone with an interest in mushrooms is invited to join. This meeting will include a potluck meal, so bring enough for yourself and another to enjoy. If you would enjoy getting together with others to learn more about mushrooms through presentations and field trips, plan to attend this meeting. The club is intended as a way to gain more education about mushroom growing and cooking with mushrooms. There is no cost to attend, but registration is required so that enough materials will be on hand for attendees. For more information, www.facebook.com/piedmonttriadmushroomclub/
Please let us know that you can attend by emailing coop-ext-registration@forsyth.cc or by calling 336-703-2850.

Robeson County Center 4-H 4-County Master Volunteer Training Mon May 9, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 301 E Mountain Dr, Fayetteville, NC 28306, USA
— 4 days away

This is the second in a series of 4 trainings for 4-H volunteers in Robeson, Cumberland, Hoke, and Moore Counties. Other meeting dates and locations are:

Four Workshops and ACE College Will Be Conducted

Workshop 1: April 25 - Robeson County -- Topic: Club Fun - How to Make Your Meetings Anything But a Well-Kept Secret.
Workshop 2: May 9 - Cumberland County -- Topic: Difficult Conversations - How to Have Conversations You Would Rather Ignore.
Workshop 3: August 22 - Hoke County -- Topic: Spitball - Let's Throw Some Ideas and Challenges Out There and See What Sticks.
Workshop 4: September 19 - Moore County -- Topic: Where Do We Go From Here?  Winding It Down and Laying the Groundwork for 2017.

ACE College: August 27 - Cumberland County

Workshops will be held at each County Extension Center from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
A light dinner and supplies will be provided.

Signup Deadline: One Week Prior to Workshop Date

For more information, please contact Shea Ann DeJarnette, Extension 4-H Youth Development Agent, at 910-671-3276.

Washington County Center Raising the Barn 4-H Club Mon May 9, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Plymouth, NC
— 4 days away

Bonita Cuthrell

Alexander County Center Alexander Beekeepers Meeting Mon May 9, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 4 days away
Vance County Center Kerr/Tar Beekeepers Mon May 9, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cooperative Extension Service, 305 Young Street, Henderson, NC 27536, United States
— 4 days away

Kerr-Tar Beekeepers Association Monthly Meeting, open to the public.

Cabarrus County Center Visit Allen Extension & Community Association Club Mon May 9, 2016 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension at members’ homes
— 4 days away

ALLEN ECA meets 2nd Monday of each month, 7:30PM at members’ homes. Call Irene Greene at 704/788-2365, Lynne D’Aloiso at 704/784-4770 or Rachel Kluttz at 704/786-3069. Adult Cabarrus County ECA members choose from a wide variety of educational services and social opportunities while learning and helping others. Formerly "Extension Homemakers" this organization started over 100 years ago teaching women how to preserve foods.


Cabarrus County Center Help for Farmers, Rural Residents, Private and Commerical Growers Tue May 10, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension USDA-Farm Service Center-Cabarrus/Mecklenburg Office, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, NC 28027
— 4 days away

Now: “FSA News Releases Available”
Farm Service Agency (FSA) news releases available online: http://www.fsa.usda.gov or for other information contact the Cabarrus/Mecklenburg Farm Service Agency, 715 Cabarrus Avenue-West, Concord, 28027, phone: 704/788-2107.
Now: “Self-Serve Farm Agency Website”
New web page available to assist customers with Farm Service Agency Financial needs including: How to get financial application and walk through instructions; Financial Fact Sheets; Examples of Disbursement Statements and; Electronic Form link. Web site located at: http://www.fsa.usda.gov/fmi

Washington County Center DMV 8-5 Tue May 10, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 128 W Water St, Plymouth, NC 27962, USA
— 4 days away
Washington County Center Northeastern NC Craft Workshop Tue May 10, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Vernon James Research Center, Plymouth, NC
— 4 days away

9:30 am to 4:00 pm

Lincoln County Center Lincoln County Farmers Market in Downtown Lincolnton Tue May 10, 2016 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 225 W Water St, Lincolnton, NC 28092, USA
— 4 days away

The Downtown Lincolnton farmers market is open every Tuesday and Saturday morning from 7am to noon. We accept SNAP and debit card payments. Check our website www.lincolncountyfarmersmarket.com or our Facebook page Lincoln County Farmers Market for more information.

Cherokee County Center Electric 4th Grade MES Tue May 10, 2016 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, United States
— 4 days away

This is a closed school enrichment program but if you would like to know more about the 4-H Electric Curriculum please contact Shannon Coleman, at 828-837-2210 ext 4.
Part of the NC 4th grade curriculum says that students in 4th grade should understand basic components of electricity. 4-H will be providing hands on curriculum in this area for students to gain a better understanding of electricity.

Chowan County Center SHIIP Medicare Counseling Tue May 10, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 4 days away

Medicare Counseling, answering all Medicare needs and concerns. Clients should bring their Medicare Card and list of medicines or their medicines.

Lenoir County Center Farmer's Market Open Tue May 10, 2016 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lenoir County Farmer's Market, 100 North Herritage Street, Kinston, NC 28501, United States
— 4 days away

The Lenoir County Farmer's Market is open every Tuesday and Saturday from 8:00am to 2:00pm. Call the Market Manager, Pat Jenkins, at 252-560-1617 for more information about availability of products and produce and/or if interested in being a vendor.

Onslow County Center 4H Summer Camp/Wetland Wonders Camp Registration Tue May 10, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 4 days away

AUDIENCE: Youth 7 – 12 years old. FEE: $85.00/week for 4-H Summer Day Camp weeks 1 – 4; $85.00/Wetland Wonders Camp. For more information, call Wanda Mills or Kate Holt at 910-455-5873.

on 5 calendars Project Learning Tree K-8 Workshop Tue May 10, 2016 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lake Johnson Park, 4601 Avent Ferry Rd, Raleigh, NC 27606, United States
— 4 days away

May 10, 2016
9am - 4pm
Lake Johnson - Magnolia Cottage
Raleigh, NC

TO REGISTER: Jessica Page Jessica.page@raleighnc.gov (919) 233-2121
Registration Deadline: May 4

This workshop will focus on the PLT K-8 Guide. Please plan for lunch on or off-site and dress appropriately to be outside for part of the workshop.

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 [ProNR] by participating in this workshop.

Workshop materials are provided at no cost to participants through partnership with the NC Forestry Association, however, pre-registration is required. 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.

Horticulture JCRA Mulch Sale Tue May 10, 2016 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension https://goo.gl/maps/ppBENgWkiK22
— 4 days away

We're excited to finally offer the Friends of the Arboretum access to the source of our mulch. A big thank you to the folks at NC State University's Horticultural Field Lab (HFL) for their role and support in making this happen. This is destine to become another Arboretum member favorite.

The proceeds from mulch sales will be supporting both the JCRA and the HFL. And, a portion will go directly to our internship funds. We all love and appreciate our interns.

DETAILS:
When: 2nd Thursday of each month
Time: 9:00 am–2:00 pm
Where: Outside the back gate to the HFL via Ligon Street, https://goo.gl/maps/ppBENgWkiK22
Cost: $16.00 per cubic yard
Payment: Cash or checks only (checks made payable to NCSU/JCRA)
Loading: Open beds only, member to bring covering and tie-downs
Service: If someone isn't at the mulch pile when you arrive, please honk or phone the number on the sign for service.
We use a blend of 80% wood chips and 20% leaves and find it doesn't mat, allows water to penetrate, and nurtures the soil as it breaks down.

https://jcra.ncsu.edu/horticulture/sales/mulch-sale/

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Onslow County Center EFNEP: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Tue May 10, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 4 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Pasquotank County Center Northeastern NC Craft Workshop Tue May 10, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Vernon G. James Research & Extension Center
— 4 days away
Chowan County Center Ask A Master Gardener Helpline Tue May 10, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 4 days away

Got a gardening question? Call the Ask A Master Gardener helpline at (252) 482-6585. Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10am to noon. For residents of Chowan, Gates, & Perquimans Counties.

Currituck County Center Coastal NC Daylily Society Tue May 10, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Currituck Cooperative Ext Services, 120 Community Way, Barco, NC 27917, United States
— 4 days away

Contact Sarah Watts 232-2262 or email sewatts@ncsu.edu

Edgecombe County Center Edgecombe Master Gardener's Meeting Tue May 10, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Extension Lab
— 4 days away
Extension Forestry Tree Farm Inspector Training Workshops Tue May 10, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Franklin County Extension Center 103 S. Bickett Blvd, Louisburg, NC
— 4 days away

The N.C. Tree Farm Program is offering two Inspector Training Workshops in May for forestry professionals who are interested in volunteering with the program. CFE credits will be provided. Register by May 2 at 919-917-8646 or nctreefarm@gmail.com.

Horticulture Day Tripping to Meredith Arboretum and Gardens at Meredith College Tue May 10, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Meredith College, 3800 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27607.
— 4 days away


Aaron Schettler, Head Groundskeeper, Meredith College

The campus at Meredith College, like any other public garden setting, has been changing and evolving to adapt to the needs of the student body while offering an alluring and diverse plant material to visitors. One of the newest features is the Community Garden, and Aaron has added an array of perennials, shrubs, and trees that make the campus appealing in any season. There is an excellent collection of magnolias purchased and planted in the past few years, thanks to a grant from "Miss Ruby" McSwain. Part of the campus is outlined by the Greenway which is itself bordered with flowering trees and shrubs.

Details: https://jcra.ncsu.edu/events/details.php?ID=1273

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Onslow County Center EFNEP: Introducing New Foods/Shop for Value, Check the Facts Tue May 10, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 4 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Person County Center Better Choices Tue May 10, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM — 4 days away
Transylvania County Center Master Gardener Program - Garden Vignettes Tue May 10, 2016 10:15 AM - 11:30 AM — 4 days away

How to Create Delightful Garden Vignettes
Public Welcome to attend
May 10th, 10:15 -11:30 am
Community Services Building Conference Room,
98 E. Morgan Street, Brevard, NC 28712
Kathy Zimmerman, owner of Wildwood Designs, will share design secrets for combining plants and materials in the garden for maximum effect.

Jones County Center Pollocksville Extension and Community Association Meeting Tue May 10, 2016 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension This club meets in the members' homes and at the Senior Center
— 4 days away

To Strengthen Families through:
• Leadership Development
• Volunteer Work
• Educational Support
• Research-based education from North Carolina State University and North Carolina State A&T State University

Stanly County Center New London Extension & Community Association Club Meeting Tue May 10, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension New London Town Hall, 114 West Gold St, New London, NC 28127
— 4 days away

Monthly Extension & Community Association Club Meeting. Visitors Welcome.

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Feeding Your Baby/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Tue May 10, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 4 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Cherokee County Center Bees and Pollinators 1st Grade Murphy Elementary School Tue May 10, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, United States
— 4 days away

This is a closed school activity. To learn how your school can get involved please call the Cooperative Extension.

The 1st Grade Students at Murphy Elementary are participating in a pilot of the NC 4-H Bees and Pollinators Curriculum.

4-H Agent, Shannon Coleman, will be bringing this 7 lesson curriculum to the students where they will learn about and be introduced to: Honey Bees and other Pollinators, Bee Bodies, Bee Homes, Honey Bee Behavior, Bee Habitats, Other Pollinators, and Bee Conservation.

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Cooking Demonstration Tue May 10, 2016 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 5 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. For more information, call Daniela Lopez at 455-5873.

Hertford County Center Eat Smart Move More Take Control Tue May 10, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Roanoke Chowan Community Health Center, 120 Health Center Dr, Ahoskie, NC 27910, United States
— 5 days away

The Eat Smart, Move More, Take Control program is an interactive chronic disease prevention and weight management program that provides strategies to help adults manage their health. The program provides opportunities for participants to track their goals and progress toward healthy eating and physical activity behaviors. Participants will be provided with educational information as well as time for physical activity.

For more information contact:
Stephanie Parker-Helmkamp at (252) 358-7822 or
Nicole Boone at (252) 209-0237 ext. 7139

Lenoir County Center Master Gardeners Meeting Tue May 10, 2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lenoir County Co-Op Extension, 1791 Nc Highway 11 55, Kinston, NC 28504, United States
— 5 days away

Monthly meeting for Lenoir County Master Gardeners Club. Call Peg Godwin for more information at 252-527-2191.

Lincoln County Center 4-H Sassy Stitches Sewing Club Tue May 10, 2016 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM — 5 days away

4-H Sewing Club kitchen

Washington County Center After-school at Pines Elementary - Community Service Tue May 10, 2016 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Pines Elementary - Community Service
— 5 days away
Macon County Center Needlers Tue May 10, 2016 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM — 5 days away
Tyrrell County Center Mad Scientist 4-H Club Meeting Tue May 10, 2016 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 407 Martha Street
— 5 days away

This club is for boy 8-13.

Clay County Center 4-H Club Meeting Tue May 10, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cooperative Extension Meeting Room, 36 Davis Loop, Hayesville, NC 28904
— 5 days away

For more information, call Clay County Extension at 828-389-6305

Alleghany County Center Dining With Diabetes Tue May 10, 2016 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Alleghany Wellness Center Inc, 508 Collins Rd, Sparta, NC 28675, United States
— 5 days away

This is a series of classes presented by nutrition professionals that will include food samplings, recipes and help with planning menus for individuals with diabetes.

Swain County Center Clogging Classes for All Ages Tue May 10, 2016 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swain County Cooperative Extension, 60 Almond School Road, Bryson City, NC
— 5 days away

Tuesdays
5:00 pm – Beginner Youth 4+
5:45 pm – Tangled Feet Stompers Practice

Classes are free. Instructor: Kerry Plemmons

Call 488-3848 for more information.

Yadkin County Center Beautification Committee Meeting Tue May 10, 2016 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Yadkin Extension Center 209 East Elm St. Yadkinville
— 5 days away

New members always welcome! Join us to discuss and plan activities to promote Keeping Yadkin Clean and Green.

Anson County Center Ag Expo & Fair Planning Comm. Mtg. Tue May 10, 2016 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Anson County Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 5 days away
Onslow County Center Zumba Fitness Class Tue May 10, 2016 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 5 days away

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. Fee to attend is $10.00/month. For more information call Peggie Garner at 455-5873.

Swain County Center Tangled Tots 4-H Presentation Day Tue May 10, 2016 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swain County Cooperative Extension, 60 Almond School Road, Bryson City, NC
— 5 days away

Presentations are a major component of 4-H. You are strongly encouraged to attend the Presentations & Record Book Workshop (on April 13) and your Club Presentation Day. These will provide participates with the opportunity to practice their presentation.

Club presenters will advance to County Presentation Day, which will be held on May 27. Winners will then go on to District Activity Day on June 18.

For more detailed information got to: https://swain.ces.ncsu.edu/spotlight/4-h-presentations-record-keeping0/

Or contact Jennifer Hill at jrhill9@ncsu.edu or 488-3848.

Avery County Center Avery County Contract Landscapers, Private and Commercial Applicators Certification Meeting Tue May 10, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Mayland Community College, 785 Cranberry St, Newland, NC 28657, United States
— 5 days away

A Contract Landscapers and Pesticide Applicators Certification meeting has been scheduled for TUESDAY, MAY 10th, 2016 beginning at 6PM at the Avery Campus of Mayland Community College.

This meeting has been approved for 2.0 credit hours for private and commercial applicators. Also, the meeting has been approved for 2 hours of CEU's for contract landscapers.

Pesticide Applicators sub classes: X (Private Applicators); L (Ornamental & Turf); D (Dealer); N (Demonstration & Research); and O (Ag Pest-Plant).

If you have questions please contact the Avery County Cooperative Extension Center at 828-733-8270.

Catawba County Center Catawba Valley Cattlemen's Association Tue May 10, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM — 5 days away
Gaston County Center Lucile Tatum ECA Club Meeting Tue May 10, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Center, 959 Osceola St., Gastonia, NC
— 5 days away

The Lucile Tatum ECA is one of seven 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 pam.bryson@gastongov.com or 704.865.3291 to confirm meeting dates and times.

NC Farm School Southern Piedmont NC Farm School Class Tue May 10, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 2727-A Old Concord Rd, Salisbury, NC 28146
— 5 days away
Surry County Center Growing in Small Places Tue May 10, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Surry County Extension Department, 210 N Main St, Dobson, NC 27017, United States
— 5 days away

You do not need a farm to grow fresh vegetables, herbs and fruits. You do not really even need a garden. Learn how to grow veggies and other edibles in a small foot print of an area to receive bountiful harvests.

Buncombe County Center Eat Smart Move More Tue May 10, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Delta House Life Dev-Ashvll, 218 S French Broad Ave, Asheville, NC 28801, United States
— 5 days away

Classes on Tuesday evenings from 6:30pm – 7:30pm. Learn how to save money at the grocery store, prepare quick and easy recipes, 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 by calling 255-5522.

Cabarrus County Center Visit Flowes Store Extension & Community Association Club Tue May 10, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Becky Barbee’s home or member’s homes.
— 5 days away

FLOWES STORE ECA meets 2nd Tuesday of each month, 6:30PM at Becky McGee-Barbee’s home or member’s homes. Call Becky M. Barbee at 704/721-5929 or email blmcgee66@yahoo.com . Adult Cabarrus County ECA members choose from a wide variety of educational services and social opportunities while learning and helping others. Formerly "Extension Homemakers" this organization started over 100 years ago teaching women how to preserve foods.


Cabarrus County Center 4-H: Visit Flowe Store Community Club Tue May 10, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Flowe Store Fire Department, 8623 Flowe Store Road, Concord, 28025
— 5 days away

4-H Club for youth ages 5-18 years old. The activities focus on a variety of topics such as nutrition, animals, science, community service and civics, etc. Contact Lynne McAuley at llmcauley65@gmail.com or Laura Pennell at lpennell@carolina.rr.com or the Extension Office, M-F, 8-5 p.m. at 704-920-3310 for leader's phone numbers.

Forsyth County Center 4-H Presentation Competition Tue May 10, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 1450 Fairchild Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27105, USA
— 5 days away

Come learn about a variety of topics and be amazed as almost forty young people ages 5-18 practice their public speaking skills. Free for the public to attend.

Lee County Center Livestock Meeting Tue May 10, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Mcswain Center
— 5 days away

Family Night

Gaston County Center Lucile Tatum ECA Club Monthly Meeting Tue May 10, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Center, 959 Osceola St., Gastonia, NC
— 5 days away

The Lucile Tatum 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.

Onslow County Center Onslow County Beekeepers Assn. Meeting. Tue May 10, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Highway, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 5 days away

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Onslow County Multi-Purpose Complex, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC. For more information call Eric Talley at 910-389-7709 or Lisa Rayburn at 910-455-5873.

Vance County Center Jamming With Extension Tue May 10, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Vance County Cooperative Extension, 305 Young Street, Henderson, NC 27536
— 5 days away


Cost: $10.00 Make checks payable to the Vance Co. Cooperative Extension Center. Participants will learn how to make jam using the boiling bath method. Participants will also get a chance to be active and move as they participate in various line dances. **REGISTRATION REQUIRED by calling 252-438-8188 by May 6. Sponsored by the NC Cooperative Extension Family and Consumer Sciences programs of Franklin, Vance and Warren Counties and Facebook blogger Jasmine Alston with "Everyday with J Renee!"

Anson County Center Cherish event Wed May 11, 2016 — 5 days away
Washington County Center Northeastern NC Craft Workshop Wed May 11, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Vernon James Research Center, Plymouth, NC
— 5 days away

9:30 am to 4:00 pm

Vance County Center Vance County Regional Farmers Market Open Wed May 11, 2016 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 5 days away

Market will now be open Wednesdays and Saturdays from 7:30 a.m-1:00 p.m. until late fall.

Cherokee County Center Electric 4th Grade MES Wed May 11, 2016 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, United States
— 5 days away

This is a closed school enrichment program but if you would like to know more about the 4-H Electric Curriculum please contact Shannon Coleman, at 828-837-2210 ext 4.
Part of the NC 4th grade curriculum says that students in 4th grade should understand basic components of electricity. 4-H will be providing hands on curriculum in this area for students to gain a better understanding of electricity.

Onslow County Center 4H Summer Camp/Wetland Wonders Camp Registration Wed May 11, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 5 days away

AUDIENCE: Youth 7 – 12 years old. FEE: $85.00/week for 4-H Summer Day Camp weeks 1 – 4; $85.00/Wetland Wonders Camp. For more information, call Wanda Mills or Kate Holt at 910-455-5873.

Alamance County Center Small Flock Regional Seminar Wed May 11, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 1450 Fairchild Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27105, USA
— 5 days away

Date:

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Pre-Registration Required by 5/2:

You can pre-register online at:

http://go.ncsu.edu/poultryseminar2016

Schedule:

Registration- 9:00 a.m.

Program- 9:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Fee: $10 per person *Lunch Included*

*Make checks payable to: Forsyth County and mail to address below.

Location:

Forsyth Extension Center

1450 Fairchild Road

Winston-Salem, NC 27105

Davidson County Center Regional Small Flock Poultry Owner Seminar Wed May 11, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Forsyth Extension Center 1450 Fairchild Road Winston-Salem, NC 27105
— 5 days away

This seminar is geared towards future flock owners, beginners, and intermediate small scale or backyard flock owners raising their birds for meat or eggs in North Carolina.

Pre-Registration Required by 5/2. You can pre-register online at: http://go.ncsu.edu/poultryseminar2016

Fee: $10 per person *Lunch Included*
*Make checks payable to: Forsyth County and mail to address below.
Location:
Forsyth Extension Center
1450 Fairchild Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27105

Agenda Topics
Choosing a Breed, Purchasing, Straight Run vs. Sexed Biddies
How to Keep Your Flock Healthy
NC Laws Pertaining to Poultry Owners and Egg Sales
Resources (Breeders, Equipment, Literature)
Catered Lunch
Using Forages as a Supplement
Early Care/Brooding
How to Process Your Chickens, NC Meat Laws
Question and Answer Session

Forsyth County Center Backyard Poultry Seminar Wed May 11, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 1450 Fairchild Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27105, USA
— 5 days away

Visit http://forsyth.cc/CES/4-H/Documents/Poultry.pdf for registration information.

Gaston County Center Living Healthy Wed May 11, 2016 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Homemakers Center, 959 Osceola St, Gastonia, NC 28054, United States
— 5 days away

A Stanford University program designed for anyone with a chronic health condition who wants to better manage his or her health. Program is sponsored by Centralina Area Agency on Aging. Pre-registration required by April 13, 2016 - see attachment for details.

Local Food Regional Small Flock Poultry Owner Seminar: Wed May 11, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Forsyth Extension Center, 1450 Fairchild Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27105
— 5 days away

Pre-Registration Required by 5/2. You can pre-register online at:
http://go.ncsu.edu/poultryseminar2016

Schedule: Registration - 9:00 a.m.; Program- 9:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Fee: $10 per person *Lunch Included*
*Make checks payable to: Forsyth County and mail to address below.

Location:
Forsyth Extension Center
1450 Fairchild Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27105

NC Choices Regional Small Flock Poultry Owner Seminar Wed May 11, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension North Carolina Cooperative Extension, 1450 Fairchild Rd # 6, Winston-Salem, NC 27105, United States
— 5 days away
Onslow County Center EFNEP: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Wed May 11, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 5 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Yancey County Center Master Gardeners' Training Class Wed May 11, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 30 E U.S. Hwy 19E Bypass, Burnsville, NC 28714, USA
— 5 days away
Cabarrus County Center Visit Country Neighbors Extension & Community Association Club Wed May 11, 2016 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cabarrus Senior Center, 331 Corban Avenue-SE, Concord, NC 28025
— 5 days away

COUNTRY NEIGHBORS ECA meets 2nd Wednesday of each month, 9:30AM at the Cabarrus Senior Center, 331 Corban Avenue-SE, Concord. For information, call Barbara Looney at 704/786-0496. Adult Cabarrus County ECA members choose from a wide variety of educational services and social opportunities while learning and helping others. Formerly "Extension Homemakers" this organization started over 100 years ago teaching women how to preserve foods.

Pasquotank County Center Northeastern NC Craft Workshop Wed May 11, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Vernon G James Research & Extension Center
— 5 days away
Cabarrus County Center Visit Bethel/Midland Extension & Community Association Club Wed May 11, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bethel United Methodist Church, Taylor Hall, 12700 Idlebrook Rd, Midland, NC 28107
— 5 days away

BETHEL/MIDLAND ECA meets 2nd Wednesday of each month, 10:00AM at Bethel United Methodist Church, Taylor Hall, 12700 Idlebrook Rd, Midland. Call Linda Black at 704/888-6435 or email: elindablack@hotmail.com . Adult Cabarrus County ECA members choose from a wide variety of educational services and social opportunities while learning and helping others. Formerly "Extension Homemakers" this organization started over 100 years ago teaching women how to preserve foods.

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Introducing New Foods/Shop for Value, Check the Facts Wed May 11, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 5 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Feeding Your Baby/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Wed May 11, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 5 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Anson County Center JCPC Meeting Wed May 11, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Anson County Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 6 days away
Surry County Center Diabetes & You Wed May 11, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Reeves Community Center, 113 S Renfro St, Mt Airy, NC 27030, United States
— 6 days away
Family and Consumer Science Program Webinar: Knowledge in the Air: The Effect of Green Buildings on Cognitive Function Wed May 11, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5115971902835640066
— 6 days away

EPA Webinar focused on landmark indoor air quality research findings. Recent research has greatly advanced our understanding of how the quality of indoor environments affects human health. The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health research team -- in partnership with United Technologies Corporation, Syracuse University and SUNY--Upstate Medical University -- investigated the effect of building type on health and cognitive function.

NC Farm School Eastern Piedmont NC Farm School Class Wed May 11, 2016 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 103 S. Bickett Blvd, Louisburg, NC 27549
— 6 days away
Cabarrus County Center Visit Cold Water Extension & Community Association Club Wed May 11, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cabarrus Senior Center, 331 Corban Avenue-SE, Concord, 28025
— 6 days away

COLD WATER ECA meets 2nd Wednesday of each month, 2:00PM at the Cabarrus Senior Center, 331 Corban Avenue-SE, Concord, 28025. Call Sandy Coyle at 704-455-6266. Adult Cabarrus County ECA members choose from a wide variety of educational services and social opportunities while learning and helping others. Formerly "Extension Homemakers" this organization started over 100 years ago teaching women how to preserve foods.



Dare County Center Outer Banks Local Foods Council Meeting Wed May 11, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 517 Budleigh St, Manteo, NC 27954, USA
— 6 days away
Davie County Center Town of Mocksville Farmers Market open Wed May 11, 2016 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM — 6 days away

Locally grown produce and fresh baked goods, muscadine juice and other locally produced value-added products. Market is open Wednesdays at 171 S. Clement Street next to Town Hall from 3:00 PM-6:00 PM.

Swain County Center Cook This! with Dee Wed May 11, 2016 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swain County Family Resource Center, Hughes Branch Road, Bryson City
— 6 days away

Wednesdays, March 30, April 20, May 4 & May 11, 2016
3:30 – 5:00 pm
Swain County Family Resource Center
Everyone invited!

Call 488-3848 for more information

Swain County Center Outdoor Adventurers 4-H Club - CANCELLED Wed May 11, 2016 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Marianna Black Library, Fryemont Street, Bryson City, NC
— 6 days away

Currently, ALL future club meetings are CANCELLED. Please call 488-3848 for more information.

Jackson County Center Cloverbuds Wed May 11, 2016 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM — 6 days away
Craven County Center Green Bears 4-H Club Meeting Wed May 11, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 1815 Brices Creek Road, New Bern, NC, United States (Township 7 Fire Station)
— 6 days away

For more information contact the Club Leader at mariemynster@gmail.com

Swain County Center Rain Catchers 4-H Presentation Day Wed May 11, 2016 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swain County Cooperative Extension, 60 Almond School Road, Bryson City, NC
— 6 days away

Presentations are a major component of 4-H. You are strongly encouraged to attend the Presentations & Record Book Workshop (on April 13) and your Club Presentation Day. These will provide participates with the opportunity to practice their presentation.

Club presenters will advance to County Presentation Day, which will be held on May 27. Winners will then go on to District Activity Day on June 18.

For more detailed information got to: https://swain.ces.ncsu.edu/spotlight/4-h-presentations-record-keeping0/

Or contact Jennifer Hill at jrhill9@ncsu.edu or 488-3848.

Craven County Center Peletah 4-H Club Wed May 11, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Peletah Ministries, Neuse Blvd, New Bern, NC
— 6 days away

Club Leader Dawn Gibson
peletahministries@yahoo.com

Macon County Center 4-H Presentation Work Night Thu May 12, 2016 — 6 days away
Therapeutic Horticulture Horticulture Therapy Institute - Hendersonville Thu May 12, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bullington Gardens, 95 Upper Red Oak Trail, Hendersonville, NC 28792, United States
— 6 days away

Horticulture Therapy Institute
http://www.htinstitute.org/

Bullington Gardens, Hendersonville, May 12-15 and
New Hanover Co. Arboretum, Wilmington, Sept. 14-18

Contact John_Murphy@ncsu.edu for more information.

Lincoln County Center Lincoln County Farmers Market @ DSS Thu May 12, 2016 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lincoln County Department Of Social Services, 1136 East Main Street, Lincolnton, NC
— 6 days away

The Market @ DSS is open every Thursday from 7am to noon. We accept SNAP and debit card payments. Check our website www.lincolncountyfarmersmarket.com or our Facebook page Lincoln County Farmers Market for more information.

Hyde County Center Eastern NC Small Grain Field Day Thu May 12, 2016 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM — 6 days away
Washington County Center Eastern NC Small Grain Field Day Thu May 12, 2016 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Haslin Farms, Beech Ridge Road, Belhaven, NC
— 6 days away
Cherokee County Center Electric 4th Grade MES Thu May 12, 2016 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, United States
— 6 days away

This is a closed school enrichment program but if you would like to know more about the 4-H Electric Curriculum please contact Shannon Coleman, at 828-837-2210 ext 4.
Part of the NC 4th grade curriculum says that students in 4th grade should understand basic components of electricity. 4-H will be providing hands on curriculum in this area for students to gain a better understanding of electricity.

Chowan County Center SHIIP Medicare Counseling Thu May 12, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 6 days away

Medicare counseling, answering all Medicare questions and concerns. Clients should bring their Medicare Card, a list of their medicines or their medicines.

Onslow County Center 4H Summer Camp/Wetland Wonders Camp Registration Thu May 12, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 6 days away

AUDIENCE: Youth 7 – 12 years old. FEE: $85.00/week for 4-H Summer Day Camp weeks 1 – 4; $85.00/Wetland Wonders Camp. For more information, call Wanda Mills or Kate Holt at 910-455-5873.

Watauga County Center Master Gardener Class Thu May 12, 2016 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 252 Poplar Grove Rd.
— 6 days away
Agriculture, Natural Resources Small Grain Filed Day, Tidewater Thu May 12, 2016 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 3370 Beech Ridge Rd, Belhaven, NC 27810, USA
— 6 days away

Contact: Rod Gurganus 252-943-5832 rod_gurganus@ncsu.edu

Onslow County Center Master Gardener Volunteer Assn. Meeting Thu May 12, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 6 days away

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. No fee to attend. For more information, call Lisa Rayburn at 910-455-5873.

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Thu May 12, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 6 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Onslow County Center Master Gardener Volunteer Association Meeting Thu May 12, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 6 days away

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Onslow County Multi-Purpose Complex, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC. For more information call Lisa Rayburn at 910-455-5873.

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Gaston County Center Matter of Balance Thu May 12, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Homemakers Center, 959 Osceola St, Gastonia, NC 28054, United States
— 6 days away

This award-winning program (8 sessions) focuses on fall prevention and increasing physical activity. Designed to improve balance, flexibility and strength. Free, but pre-registration is required by contacting Pam Bryson @pam.bryson@gastongov.com or 704.865.3291 before April 25th.
Sponsored by Centralina Area Agency on Aging.

Alamance County Center Gardening for the Wild Life! Thu May 12, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 209 N Graham Hopedale Rd, Burlington, NC 27217, USA
— 6 days away

Think Green Thursdays--Gardening for the Wild Life

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

or online at this link: http://goo.gl/forms/enZxAOM944

Chowan County Center Ask A Master Gardener Helpline Thu May 12, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 6 days away

Got a gardening question? Call the Ask A Master Gardener helpline at (252) 482-6585. Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10am to noon. For residents of Chowan, Gates, & Perquimans Counties.

Gaston County Center West Gastonia ECA Club Meeting Thu May 12, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Center, 959 Osceola St., Gastonia, NC
— 6 days away

West Gastonia ECA is one of seven 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 pam.bryson@gastongov.com or 704.865.3291 to confirm meeting dates and times.

Lenoir County Center Group Connections Thu May 12, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lenoir County Co-Op Extension, 1791 Nc Highway 11 55, Kinston, NC 28504, United States
— 6 days away

Parents as Teachers program Group Connections. Call Kelly Tyndall at 252-527-2191 for more information.

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Introducing New Foods/Shop for Value, Check the Facts Thu May 12, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 6 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Swain County Center Easy Movements Thu May 12, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swain County Senior Center, Brendle Street, Bryson City, NC
— 6 days away

Geared for seniors: learn gentle stretching, balance and toning exercises, as well as, relaxation tips. Dates for this 4-part class are May 5, 12, 19 and 26. Contact Dee Decker at 488-3848 for more information.

Gaston County Center Let's Get Cookin' Thu May 12, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Citizens Resource Center, 1303 Dallas-Cherryville
— 6 days away

Join us for this monthly program to refresh your cooking know-how with simple, healthy recipes and techniques. Whether you're new to cooking, learning how to cook for only 1 or 2, or want a healthier approach to cooking - this program is for you! Program consists of a variety of hands-on food activities, food demos, and presentations. Instructor: Linda J. Minges, MPH, RD, LDN. Free of charge. Pre-registration required by contacting the instructor at linda_minges@ncsu.edu or 704.922.2127 by 5/5/16.

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Feeding Your Baby/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Thu May 12, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 6 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Cherokee County Center Bees and Pollinators 1st Grade Murphy Elementary School Thu May 12, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, United States
— 6 days away

This is a closed school activity. To learn how your school can get involved please call the Cooperative Extension.

The 1st Grade Students at Murphy Elementary are participating in a pilot of the NC 4-H Bees and Pollinators Curriculum.

4-H Agent, Shannon Coleman, will be bringing this 7 lesson curriculum to the students where they will learn about and be introduced to: Honey Bees and other Pollinators, Bee Bodies, Bee Homes, Honey Bee Behavior, Bee Habitats, Other Pollinators, and Bee Conservation.

on 10 calendars Schoolyard Garden & Food Safety Training Webinar Thu May 12, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension go.ncsu.edu/safergardens
— 7 days away

On Thursday, May 12, 2016, from 12:00-1:30 p.m. Eastern, the Mecklenburg Cooperative Extension Service will host a webinar for all citizens interested in growing safe and healthy food at school and community gardens. Dr. Ben Chapman, Associate Professor and Food Safety Specialist at NC State University, will present best practices for maintaining food safety. This webinar is free and open to the public.

Register at go.ncsu.edu/safergardens

Person County Center Lunch N' Learn Thu May 12, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM — 7 days away
Jones County Center Jones County Communication and Coordinating Council Thu May 12, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Jones County Coopertive Extension Center Meeting Room - 367A Highway 58 Trenton, NC
— 7 days away

This council was established to improve communication and coordination of events and activities throughout the county. The major project of this council is planning and implementing the Jones County Heritage Festival on the third Saturday of September.

Northampton County Center Diabetes Support Group - JW Faison Thu May 12, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension J W Faison Senior Center, 110 Ridgecrest Ln, Jackson, NC 27845, United States
— 7 days away
Montgomery County Center Troy Farmer's Market Thu May 12, 2016 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension CashPoints ATM, North Main Street, Troy, NC, United States Parking Lot
— 7 days away

Support your local farmers and artisans! As the season changes, so will the Market! Right now we have Fresh Local Strawberries, Kale, Zucchini squash, Swiss chard, Lettuce of all kinds, asparagus and whatever else is ready. There will also be Beautiful Hanging Baskets, Flowering Plants and Plants for your Garden! They have Jellies, Jams, Soaps of all kind, Lotions and last but NOT least…MEAT!

Lee County Center SF2T Thu May 12, 2016 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension McSwain Center
— 7 days away

Distribution of fresh produce through CSA

Clay County Center Mountain Explorers 4-H Club at Evening Farmers Market Thu May 12, 2016 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Evening Farmers Market
— 7 days away
Haywood County Center Commission for a Clean County Thu May 12, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM — 7 days away
Durham County Center The Giving Closet Thu May 12, 2016 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 721 Foster Street/Cooperative Extension-Welcome Baby
— 7 days 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

Wayne County Center Grow to Can! - Gardening & Food Preservation School Thu May 12, 2016 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Wayne County Cooperative Extension Office, 208 W. Chestnut St. Goldsboro
— 7 days away

Wayne County Cooperative Extension Gardening & Food Preservation School offers hands-on workshop that will teach you the basics on how to create your own garden and safely preserve the items you grow.

School registration (6 sessions) is $50. School is limited to a maximum of 12 participants. Contact the Wayne County Cooperative Extension Office for flier, schedule and more information at 919-731-1520.

Gaston County Center Integrated Pest Management Thu May 12, 2016 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Gaston County Citizen Resource, 1303 Dallas Cherryville Hwy, Dallas, NC 28034, United States
— 7 days away

Whether it’s insects in the vegetable garden, fungus in the turf,
or weeds in the flower garden, our environment teams with
pests. By learning a few key techniques, incorporated into
our maintenance routine, we can reduce these pests to
manageable populations. Come discover the “systems
approach” to IPM.

Onslow County Center Zumba Fitness Class Thu May 12, 2016 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 7 days away

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. Fee to attend is $10.00/month. For more information, call Peggie Garner at 455-5873.

Swain County Center West Swain Club 4-H Presentation Day Thu May 12, 2016 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swain County Cooperative Extension, 60 Almond School Road, Bryson City, NC
— 7 days away

Presentations are a major component of 4-H. You are strongly encouraged to attend the Presentations & Record Book Workshop (on April 13) and your Club Presentation Day. These will provide participates with the opportunity to practice their presentation.

Club presenters will advance to County Presentation Day, which will be held on May 27. Winners will then go on to District Activity Day on June 18.

For more detailed information got to: https://swain.ces.ncsu.edu/spotlight/4-h-presentations-record-keeping0/

Or contact Jennifer Hill at jrhill9@ncsu.edu or 488-3848.

Cabarrus County Center 4-H Volunteer Orientation per TML Thu May 12, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 715 Cabarrus Ave W, Concord, NC 28027, USA
— 7 days away

Open to all adults interested in participating in Cabarrus County 4-H including those who would like to start a new club, help lead an existing club, participate in activities or volunteer with educational opportunities.

Chatham County Center Safely Preserving at Home Thu May 12, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Chatham County: Cooperative Extension Service, 45 South St, Pittsboro, NC 27513, United States
— 7 days away

This class is FULL.
https://chatham.ces.ncsu.edu/2016/03/httpwww-ces-ncsu-edumarketing-food-class-16-revised-w-new-date/

Montgomery County Center Clover Lifestyle 4-H club meeting Thu May 12, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 203 W Main St, Troy, NC 27371, USA
— 7 days away

This club is open to all youth ages 12 and up who have an interest in living a healthy lifestyle. Call the 4-H office at (910)576-6011 for more information on how to join.

Randolph County Center Basics of Preserving Thu May 12, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 112 W Walker Ave, Asheboro, NC 27203, USA
— 7 days away

We will discuss the background information about why certain foods are preserved using pressure canners and others can be processed using a water bath.

Call our office at 336-318-6000 for more information. Pre-registration is required and class size is limited.