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Upcoming Events
  • Feb 14 - Mar 21 Food Talk classes UGA Extension is offering a series of FREE nutrition education classes called Food Talk. Food Talk is a series of classes that focus on planning healthy meals on a budget. Each session includes a nutrition lesson and a cooking demo with a sampling of quick, easy, and healthy recipes. Some classes include light physical activity. At the end of the series, participants receive our Meals and Minutes cookbook and a graduation certificate. Classes will be held for six weeks on Wednesdays at the Salvation Army in Cartersville from 10 to 11am. Cartersville, GA
  • Feb 22 Winter Lawn Care Class Are you hoping for a beautiful lawn this spring. Now is the time to begin preparing for your best lawn yet. Come learn what you can do to prepare for a green, weed free, disease resistant lawn this spring. Dallas, GA - (14.0 Miles)
  • Feb 24 Cancer Prevention Cooking Class The USDA presents "Cooking for a Lifetime", a cancer prevention cooking class. Learn about reducing the risk of cancer, who should get screened for breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer and how to get screened. Free PRIZES*, cookbook, and recipe tasting. *All who attend will be entered into a drawing for one of two fitness kits valued at $30 each. Ellijay, GA - (40.0 Miles)
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Extension News
  • Andress Honored link Georgia FCS teachers honor leader of UGA's statewide home food processing and preservation program. By Sharon Dowdy | Published: 2/19/2018
  • Pest Management Field Day link University of Georgia blueberry research will be on display at a field day in Alma next week By Sharon Dowdy, Cristina deRevere | Published: 2/15/2018
  • Flu Prevention link A healthy diet can also protect against the flu. Flu symptoms include fever, chills, cough, sore throat and runny nose. By Sharon Dowdy, Cristina deRevere, Julie Jernigan | Published: 2/15/2018
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