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Classes & Workshops & Events

 **Most classes are held at the Extension office. Must Pre-register.

Please call (910) 455-5873 to register.

2018

May

Home Preservation 101

May 12th
9 am to 3 pm
Cost:$10
Learn the basics of Canning-water bath, pressure canning, freezing, etc.
Registration required: 910.455.5873

CPR and First Aid Class

May 15th

6:30-9:30 pm

Cost: $30

Vegetable Gardening 101 Series

10 am  Cost: free

Registration: 910.455.5873

Location: Discovery Gardens

May 19th

June 16th

July 21st

Aug. 18th

Sept. 15th

We will meet the third Saturday of each month, at 10 am, in the Discovery Garden (besides the Farmers’ Market). Come plant and tend the vegetables in the raised bed gardens with us. Each month, we will discuss what we are planting and why. Then you can help plant! These informal classes will be a great way to get your hands dirty, ask questions and get ideas that you can apply in your own garden.

Pesticide School

May 29th and 30th

Call (919) 733-3556 to register and for more information.

HOWL Aquatic Science Experience

NC Cooperative Extension – Onslow County Center 4-H and Izaak Walton League invite you to become a part of the HOWL Science Team! Come work alongside local scientists to learn about the water quality in your area and the benthic macro-invertebrates that live there. Bring your water shoes or boots, a towel, and snack items. Appropriate for ages 8 – adult. This is a parent and child activity!! Sign-up for any or all of the dates.

Locations & Dates

Queens Creek – May 20

Turkey Point – June 3

Cowhorn Landing – June 10

Queens Creek – Aug. 12

Turkey Point – Aug. 26

Cowhorn Landing – Sept. 9

When: 1 – 4 PM RSVP at (910) 455-5873

Questions? Email Diana Rashash- diana_rashash@ncsu.edu or John Osborne jcosbor4@ncsu.edu

June

Farm to Fork Brunch

Saturday, June 2nd at 10 am Mike’s Farm 1600 Haw Branch Rd., Beulaville, NC Tickets: $25 Any questions can be directed to:  Melissa Huffman Onslow County Extension melissa_huffman@ncsu.edu Phone: 910.455.5873

Read more at: https://onslow.ces.ncsu.edu/2018/03/onslow-county-farm-to-fork-2017/

Intro to Canning

June 13th
6 pm – 9 pm
Cost:$10
Learn the basics of Canning.
Registration required: 910.455.5873

Intro to Pressure Canning

June 20th
6 pm – 9 pm
Cost:$10
Learn the basics of pressure canning, freezing, etc.
Registration required: 910.455.5873

Home Preservation 101

June 16th
9 am to 3 pm
Cost:$20
Learn the basics of Canning-water bath, pressure canning, freezing, etc.
Registration required: 910.455.5873

Written By

Photo of Kate HoltKate HoltCounty Extension Support Specialist, Agriculture (910) 455-5873 (Office) kate_holt@ncsu.eduOnslow County, North Carolina
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