UGA Extension Office

Activities

  • JR/SR DPA- February 2018
    JR/SR DPA- February 2018
  • Cloverleaf DPA- March 24th, 2018
    Cloverleaf DPA- March 24th, 2018
  • Cloverleaf Camp 2017
    Cloverleaf Camp 2017
  • Homecoming Parade-2017
    Homecoming Parade-2017

Atkinson County offers a variety of activities for members of all backgrounds. Competitive events such as District Project Achievement, Consumer Judging, Livestock Evaluation, educational mini-booths, and state wide conferences  are a few of our most popular events. Please see our events list, or like us on Facebook to keep up with our current events. 


Upcoming Events

  • Jul 23 - Jul 27 State 4-H Congress 4-H Event
    • Atlanta, GA - (201.0 Miles)
  • Jul 25 Fruits and Vegetables from Other Cultures Think beyond the tomato and pepper this year and try growing something NEW from a different culture! The horticultural world has so much to offer beyond our borders, and many of these vegetables and fruits can be enjoyed in your own home garden. From Loofa gourds to Thai ginger, you don’t need your passport as Lisa Klein takes you around the multicultural fruit & veggie world in 60 minutes.
    • Virtual Event
  • Jul 26 Right Bite Diabetes Cooking School Right Bite Diabetes Cooking School emphasizing the importance of healthy food preparation in the control of diabetes will be offered by the Monroe County Office of the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension. Right Bite will begin on July 26 (6AM -8PM) on Zoom. Classes will meet 8 times throughout 2024 (1/26, 2/23, 4/26, 5/31, 6/28, 7/26, 8/30, & 10/25). Registration will be on a class-to-class basis. We recommend you attend a minimum of 3 classes throughout the year. Classes will be led by Amanda Harner. Each session will feature a brief presentation on some aspect of nutrition management of diabetes along with the demonstration and sampling of lower calorie, controlled carbohydrate recipes. Recipes will be emailed before class so you can purchase groceries for class. *Separate registration for each class. *For more information call the Monroe County Extension Office at 478-994-7014.
    • Virtual Event