Agriculture & Natural Resources
Mar 5 - Mar 19 Right Bite Diabetes Cooking School Forsyth, GA - (27.0 miles) Learn to prepare delicious meals and snacks to control or prevent diabetes and other diseases. During our three exciting lessons you will learn: -to choose healthier food at the store -prepare recipes lower in fat, cholesterol, sugar, and sodium -portion control. Registration fee $20.
Mar 20 - Mar 21 Step Up and Lead @ Rock Eagle 4-H Center Eatonton, GA - (54.0 miles) Step Up and Lead is a youth leadership conference designed and facilitated by youth development professionals for 4th-8th grade students, featuring exciting, interactive workshops that promote leadership, public speaking, teamwork, and collaboration! Schools are encouraged to register and bring student government members, club officers, or other emerging youth leaders.
Mar 21 The Plan for Solar in Georgia: An Opportunity to Provide Your Input Atlanta, GA - (34.0 miles) Georgia Tech, Emory and UGA have come together to develop a model solar zoning ordinance to provide county and city officials and other decision-makers in Georgia access to best practices and a common baseline from which to work. To ensure transparency and neutrality in developing the model ordinance, we have scheduled a series of public meetings to give all interested parties a voice in the process. We welcome your attendance at any and all of the meetings, where we will solicit your input on the draft ordinance, and discuss the opportunities, concerns, and envisioned outcomes. These meetings will also introduce the Renewable Energy Technical Assistance Program (ReTAP) a USDA funded program at the University of Georgia which provides technical assistance and education to individuals, businesses, and communities interested in deploying solar and other renewable energy projects.
Mar 22 Rabbit 101 Workshop Forsyth, GA - (27.0 miles) This is a great workshop for anyone that is engaged or interested in rabbit production. Topics include: breed selection, nutrition, health, handling, behavior, and housing.
Mar 23 DEEP - Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (March 23, 2018 - May 4, 2018) Forsyth, GA - (27.0 miles) Do you need help controlling your diabetes? Join us for a fun, informative program covering all aspects of diabetes self management. This program is for seniors that have diabetes, pre-diabetes or those who assist with other's diabetes management. DEEP is a six week series of free programs which will meet on Fridays.
Mar 24 - Mar 25 Project Achievement Competition for 4-6th graders Winston, GA - (42.0 miles) Project Achievement Competition for 4-6th graders