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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

Extension is Planning
for Another Century of Success.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model and chart a course through choppy economic waters. NCCES has seen recurring budget cuts of $20 million since 2000, resulting in the loss of roughly 90 positions over the past four years.

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Are YOU ready to
ZUMBA?

Ready to shed some weight before summer or jumpstart your weightloss journey?  Join our Zumba program with Hermene Westmoreland!  See the attached Zumba Flyer for more information. We would love to see YOU!

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2014 Growing the
Green Way Fall Class Series

The 2014 Growing the Green Way Fall Class Series has been announced.  Click here for information on the scheduled classes.

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4-H Camping at
Betsy-Jeff Penn

Are you looking for something fun and exciting for your child to do this summer?  Why not consider an overnight residential camp?  Guilford County will be camping at Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H camp the week of June 29 - July 4.  To learn more about 4-H camp click here.

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Environmental
Investigations Camp

"What are you doing this summer?  Join us for a week of hikes and hands-on field trips to investigate water, wildlife and more!!"  Environmental Investigations Camp is happening July 7-10, 2014 from 8:45 am - 4 pm.  Click here for all the details.

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Summer Camp Registration is Open!

Are you ready for some fun in the sun? Explore your surroundings at Environmental Camp, have fun on cool field trips at Discovery Camp, or build a robotic arm with Junk Drawer Robotics. MORE »

Alternatives to Grass in Shady Locations

Alternatives to Grass in Shady Locations Written by Ginny Sandberg is an Extension Master Gardener Volunteer in Guilford County   I have always loved trees. As a child I loved to climb into MORE »

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Youth Awareness Day

Attention Youth age 7 – 17 Would you like to spend a Saturday filled with activities including archery, gardening, gun safety, fishing, cooking and beekeeping?? If so, then come out to Northeast Park MORE »

EMGV’s Annual Passalong Plant Sale

PASSALONG PLANTS  Written by Theresa Sears, Extension Master Gardener Volunteer in Guilford County.   Lovers of all kinds of gardening should save the dates of May 9 and May 10: it’s time for the MORE »

Spring Lawn Fertilizers and Their Effects on Water Quality popular

Spring Lawn Fertilizers and Their Effects on Water Quality  Written by Rosemary Wander, Extension Master Gardener Volunteer in Guilford County  A well-established practice in the spring by homeowners is to apply fertilizer to their MORE »

Arbor Day 2014 Activities in NC

Arbor Day 2014 Activities in NC Written by Colette Corr,  Extension Master Gardener Volunteer in Guilford County. Across North Carolina, communities, schools, and organizations are holding Arbor Day events and activities to celebrate MORE »

WInter Annual Weeds

Winter Annual Weeds “A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for learning how to grow in rows.” (Doug Larson, American journalist) Written by Debbie Hodges,  Extension Master Gardener MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Vegetable Gardening for BeginnersThu Apr 24, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
209-C N Graham Hopedale Rd, Burlington, NC, United States
— 18 hours away
Container GardensThu May 8, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
209-C N Graham Hopedale Rd, Burlington, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
12th Annual Passalong Plant SaleFri May 9, 2014
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
Guilford County Agricultural Center 3309 Burlington Rd., Greensboro
— 2 weeks away
12th Annual Passalong Plant SaleSat May 10, 2014
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Guilford County Agricultural Center 3309 Burlington Rd., Greensboro
— 2 weeks away
4-H County CouncilTue May 13, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM— 3 weeks away
4-H Leaders MeetingTue May 13, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM— 3 weeks away
Youth Outdoor Awareness DaySat May 17, 2014
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM Where:
Northeast Park, Gibsonville
— 3 weeks away
Betsy Jeff Penn 50th Anniversary Sat May 17, 2014
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Educational Center, Reidsville
— 3 weeks away
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