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Med Instead of Meds

Med Instead Meds Thursdays, August 2-September 20, 5:30pm-7:30pm COST: $40 The Med Instead of Meds class series will help …

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Extension Master Food Volunteer

Tuesdays, July 24-October 2, 5:30 pm-7:30 pm (No class August 7) COST: $50 EMFV program is delivered through North Carolina …

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Safe Plates Certification

NC Safe Plates is a food safety certification course developed by NC State University. Certification is based on passing …

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Fit Kidz Camp July 16-20

Interested in a Fitness Camp for Kids? Does your child need a heart healthy boost? This low cost, one …

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Local Food Guide!

This Local Food Guide is designed to make consumers aware of the benefits of buying and eating local food …

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The Crafted Family Newsletter

Check out the 2nd Installment of our new FCS Newsletter “The Crafted Family” 2018_FCS_Crafted Family Vol. 2 In case you missed …

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Container Garden Planting Calendar for Edibles in the Piedmont

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