UGA Extension Office

FACS Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

  • Apr 13 Walton 4-H Goat Club: Small Ruminant Fecal Class Introduction to Fecal Testing We will discuss the tools needed to perform the Modified McMasters fecal test on your own farm. Detailed instruction as well as supply lists will be given to each participant. Detailed Sample Set Up and Egg identification: You will learn hands on in real time exactly how to set up and read a fecal sample. We will go into detail how to identify the parasite eggs you will encounter. Everyday Application: We will discuss exactly what to do with the results that you have found from your fecal as well as modern deworming protocols. Presenter: Deana Adams, Walton County 4-H Parent Volunteer Deana is a parent volunteer for the Walton County 4-H Goat Club. She has over 20 years experience as a veterinary technician and maintains a herd of over 60 goats. Class Cost $25.00 Optional services available on the day of the class: Fecal Starter Kit $35.00, Bring your own fecal sample to get tested for additional $15/sample.
    • Monroe, GA
  • Apr 18 Pickelball a Weigh Love to play Pickelball? Looking for ways to get active? Curious to learn more healthy eating habits? Come to the Walton County Pickelball a weigh class. We will learn health living tips and tricks from FACS Agent Jake Conner and then walk next door to the Walton County Pickelball Courts where we will have time to play as a class. Already experienced? Then jump right in? New to the game? We will have experienced pickelball players ready to walk you through the basics so you can feel confident playing, having fun and being active!
    • Monroe, GA
  • Apr 25 Pickelball a Weigh Love to play Pickelball? Looking for ways to get active? Curious to learn more healthy eating habits? Come to the Walton County Pickelball a weigh class. We will learn health living tips and tricks from FACS Agent Jake Conner and then walk next door to the Walton County Pickelball Courts where we will have time to play as a class. Already experienced? Then jump right in? New to the game? We will have experienced pickelball players ready to walk you through the basics so you can feel confident playing, having fun and being active!
    • Monroe, GA
  • May 2 Pickelball a Weigh Love to play Pickelball? Looking for ways to get active? Curious to learn more healthy eating habits? Come to the Walton County Pickelball a weigh class. We will learn health living tips and tricks from FACS Agent Jake Conner and then walk next door to the Walton County Pickelball Courts where we will have time to play as a class. Already experienced? Then jump right in? New to the game? We will have experienced pickelball players ready to walk you through the basics so you can feel confident playing, having fun and being active!
    • Monroe, GA
  • May 9 Pickelball a Weigh Love to play Pickelball? Looking for ways to get active? Curious to learn more healthy eating habits? Come to the Walton County Pickelball a weigh class. We will learn health living tips and tricks from FACS Agent Jake Conner and then walk next door to the Walton County Pickelball Courts where we will have time to play as a class. Already experienced? Then jump right in? New to the game? We will have experienced pickelball players ready to walk you through the basics so you can feel confident playing, having fun and being active!
    • Monroe, GA
  • May 16 Pickelball a Weigh Love to play Pickelball? Looking for ways to get active? Curious to learn more healthy eating habits? Come to the Walton County Pickelball a weigh class. We will learn health living tips and tricks from FACS Agent Jake Conner and then walk next door to the Walton County Pickelball Courts where we will have time to play as a class. Already experienced? Then jump right in? New to the game? We will have experienced pickelball players ready to walk you through the basics so you can feel confident playing, having fun and being active!
    • Monroe, GA
  • May 23 Pickelball a Weigh Love to play Pickelball? Looking for ways to get active? Curious to learn more healthy eating habits? Come to the Walton County Pickelball a weigh class. We will learn health living tips and tricks from FACS Agent Jake Conner and then walk next door to the Walton County Pickelball Courts where we will have time to play as a class. Already experienced? Then jump right in? New to the game? We will have experienced pickelball players ready to walk you through the basics so you can feel confident playing, having fun and being active!
    • Monroe, GA
  • May 30 Pickelball a Weigh Love to play Pickelball? Looking for ways to get active? Curious to learn more healthy eating habits? Come to the Walton County Pickelball a weigh class. We will learn health living tips and tricks from FACS Agent Jake Conner and then walk next door to the Walton County Pickelball Courts where we will have time to play as a class. Already experienced? Then jump right in? New to the game? We will have experienced pickelball players ready to walk you through the basics so you can feel confident playing, having fun and being active!
    • Monroe, GA
  • Jun 3 - Jun 7 Junior Camp at Burton 4-H Center (7th – 8th graders) 4-H Junior Camp is open to all Walton County 7th & 8th graders and will be held at the Burton 4-H Center, Tybee Island from June 3rd – 7th, 2024. Activities and classes will emphasize Marine & Coastal Ecology. Activities include Riverboat Dinner Cruise, River Street Trolley, Tybee Lighthouse Tour & Beach Swim. Transportation TBD. Additional details and packing information will be emailed to parents. Partial 4-H Camp Scholarships are available and based on 4-H participation and financial need. Contact Walton County 4-H Office for scholarship Application. If you would like to apply, register your child following regular camp sign-up procedures There will be a $75.00 camp deposit. After registration and deposit is complete, scholarship applications should be submitted to 4-H/Extension Staff.
    • Monroe, GA
  • Jun 3 - Jun 7 Senior Extreme Camp at Rock Eagle (9th-12th graders) - June 3rd - 7th 4-H Senior Camp is open to all Walton County 9th & 12th graders and will be held at Frank Fitch Pioneer Camp at Rock Eagle 4-H Center from June 3rd – 7th, 2024. Activities include shooting sports, star gazing, night hikes, fishing, zip line and more! Make new friends and enjoy a primitive camping experience! Transportation TBD. Additional details and packing information will be emailed to parents. Partial 4-H Camp Scholarships are available and based on 4-H participation and financial need. Contact Walton County 4-H Office for scholarship Application. If you would like to apply, register your child following regular camp sign-up procedures There will be a $75.00 camp deposit. After registration and deposit is complete, scholarship applications should be submitted to 4-H/Extension Staff.
    • Monroe, GA
  • Jun 10 - Jun 14 Senior Extreme Camp at Rock Eagle (9th-12th graders) - June 10th - 14th 4-H Senior Camp is open to all Walton County 9th & 12th graders and will be held at Frank Fitch Pioneer Camp at Rock Eagle 4-H Center from June 10th - 14th, 2024. Activities include shooting sports, star gazing, night hikes, fishing, zip line and more! Make new friends and enjoy a primitive camping experience! Transportation TBD. Additional details and packing information will be emailed to parents. Partial 4-H Camp Scholarships are available and based on 4-H participation and financial need. Contact Walton County 4-H Office for scholarship Application. If you would like to apply, register your child following regular camp sign-up procedures There will be a $75.00 camp deposit. After registration and deposit is complete, scholarship applications should be submitted to 4-H/Extension Staff.
    • Monroe, GA
  • Jun 17 - Jun 21 Wilderness Challenge Camp at Wahsega (6th – 8th graders) Wilderness Challenge is open to all Walton County 6th – 8th graders and will be held at the Wahsega 4-H Center from June 17th – 21st, 2024. Sixth graders must be 12 years old by June 17, 2024. Activities include zip line, climbing wall, white water rafting, survival tracking, navigation, fire building, outdoor survival skills and more! Transportation TBD. Additional details and packing information will be emailed to parents. Partial 4-H Camp Scholarships are available and based on 4-H participation and financial need. Contact Walton County 4-H Office for scholarship Application. If you would like to apply, register your child following regular camp sign-up procedures There will be a $75.00 camp deposit. After registration and deposit is complete, scholarship applications should be submitted to 4-H/Extension Staff.
    • Monroe, GA
  • Jun 24 - Jun 28 Walton County 4-H Cloverleaf Camp Rock Eagle (Grades 5-6) 4-H Camp is open to all Walton County 5th & 6th graders and is scheduled for June 24- 28 at Rock Eagle 4-H Center. Campers will take educational classes, participate in recreational activities, meet people from all over Georgia, make new friends and have the time of their lives! Cost includes transportation, insurance, lodging, all activities, t- shirt and meals. Additional information will be emailed to parents in May. Camp Orientation meetings will be held in May-attendance is highly encouraged. Partial 4-H Camp Scholarships are available and based on 4-H participation and financial need. Contact Walton County 4-H Office for scholarship Application. If you would like to apply, register your child following regular camp sign-up procedures There will be a $75.00 camp deposit. After registration and deposit is complete, scholarship applications should be submitted to 4-H/Extension Staff.
    • Monroe, GA
  • Jul 1 - Jul 5 Senior Camp at Wahsega (9th-12th graders) 4-H Senior Camp is open to all Walton County 9th & 12th graders and will be held at the Wahsega 4-H Center from July 1st -5th, 2024. Activities include tubing trip, game room, field day activities and dining at the University of North Georgia Campus all while enjoying the beautiful North Georgia Mountains. Transportation TBD. Additional details and packing information will be emailed to parents. Partial 4-H Camp Scholarships are available and based on 4-H participation and financial need. Contact Walton County 4-H Office for scholarship Application. If you would like to apply, register your child following regular camp sign-up procedures There will be a $75.00 camp deposit. After registration and deposit is complete, scholarship applications should be submitted to 4-H/Extension Staff.
    • Monroe, GA