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14th Annual Gardening
Gala Registration Open

14th Annual Gardening Gala and Seminar public registration is open. Mark your calendars now for this special day!              Devoted to exploring gardening practices that are              helpful to Piedmont gardeners, this year's focus will be on “Gardening Outside the Box: What’s Hot in Your Garden?” This seminar offers educational enrichment and continuing education for Extension Master Gardener Volunteers from several counties, and education for the public. Join us for this unique opportunity on September 24th to explore landscape design principles, gardening practices, and plant selection for your garden spaces, provided by experienced professionals. In addition to our featured speakers and breakout seminars, participants can take this opportunity to visit garden-inspired vendors and artisans who bring their plants and gifts together for your shopping enjoyment! Plus… door prizes throughout the day from multiple vendors and community contributors ensure great fun! Please invite your friends and neighbors! For an event brochure and registration form, click here. Be sure to register early - this event is always a sell-out!  

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14th Annual Gardening
Gala Registration Open

14th Annual Gardening Gala and Seminar public registration is open. Mark your calendars now for this special day!              Devoted to exploring gardening practices that are              helpful to Piedmont gardeners, this year's focus will be on “Gardening Outside the Box: What’s Hot in Your Garden?” This seminar offers educational enrichment and continuing education for Extension Master Gardener Volunteers from several counties, and education for the public. Join us for this unique opportunity on September 24th to explore landscape design principles, gardening practices, and plant selection for your garden spaces, provided by experienced professionals. In addition to our featured speakers and breakout seminars, participants can take this opportunity to visit garden-inspired vendors and artisans who bring their plants and gifts together for your shopping enjoyment! Plus… door prizes throughout the day from multiple vendors and community contributors ensure great fun! Please invite your friends and neighbors! For an event brochure and registration form, click here. Be sure to register early - this event is always a sell-out!  

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Local Food Guide
Available Now!

This Local Food Guide is designed to make consumers aware of the benefits of buying and eating local food and how to find it. This food guide is a directory to grocery stores, restaurants, pick your own farms, farmer’s market, wines & breweries, community gardens, educational resources, artisan foods & bakers, mobile markets and few recipes. It helps consumers know about the places where fresh and local foods are available in Guilford County.* 2015 Local Food Guide Online 2015 Local Food Guide Printable Booklet *Please note this is a continuing work in progress and will be updated regularly.

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Guilford County
Extension on the Air

Our Guilford County Extension agents are regularly featured on radio and television. If you miss them live, links to the broadcasts are listed here, so check back often!

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4-H Summer Camp
Registration is Open!

Are you ready for some fun in the sun? Explore what Green Can Do 4 U, discover I Can Do That!, or build a robotic arm with Junk Drawer Robotics. For the ultimate fun, come to residential camp at Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Educational Center. Make new friends while learning archery, horseback riding, canoeing, and more! For complete details and a registration form, visit 2015 Summer Fun  and join us for a fantastic summer!

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A New Program Now Being Offered

The A.S.P.I.R.E. program is designed to bridge deficits in rural high school students’ performance on the ACT College Entrance Examination in order to increase the number of students pursuing higher education. This is MORE » – from   Poultry 4-H & Youth

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