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Aging with Gusto

We are also excite to announce that we are holding our 2015 Aging With Gusto! Conference here in Person County. The date is Thursday, August 27. We hope that everyone can join us to “Get Into the Act”. You can download the registration brochure or pick them up from our office. Pre-registration is due by Friday, August 21 and the cost is $10. This year, with the theme “Get Into the Act”, we are focusing on how older adults are taking charge of their health, getting engaged in their communities, and making a positive impact in the lives of others. Together we can promote healthy aging, increase community involvement for older adults, and tackle important issues like the prevention of elder abuse.

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Aging with Gusto

We are also excite to announce that we are holding our 2015 Aging With Gusto! Conference here in Person County. The date is Thursday, August 27. We hope that everyone can join us to “Get Into the Act”. You can download the registration brochure or pick them up from our office. Pre-registration is due by Friday, August 21 and the cost is $10. This year, with the theme “Get Into the Act”, we are focusing on how older adults are taking charge of their health, getting engaged in their communities, and making a positive impact in the lives of others. Together we can promote healthy aging, increase community involvement for older adults, and tackle important issues like the prevention of elder abuse.

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FCS Program
Survey

As we close up our fiscal year, I am looking back over the past year within our Family & Consumer Science programming efforts. I am trying to figure out what we did right, how we can improve, things that you would like to see, and even hear from you all about some of the successes you experienced within our programs and events. There are only 10 questions and it is very quick to complete. Please take just a moment of your time to complete it now. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/BL8XMVX

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September Lunch N'
Learn

The Lunch N' Learn in June is scheduled for Thursday, September 24th from noon - 1pm at the Person County Office Building. We will be recognizing ovarian cancer month. We plan to have an ovarian cancer survivor as our guest speaker to discuss the warning signs of ovarian cancer and provide information that you need to know.  Registration for this event is $5 and must be prepaid by September 21.

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The Green Scene-July August 2015

4-H Newsletter

Check out the latest issue of "The Green Scene!"

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Summer Fun

4-H Summer Fun!

The 2015 4-H Summer Fun brochure is ready!

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Backyard Poultry Bio-security Webinar

Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) has been reported in several states across the country.  It is believed that this disease is spread by migratory waterfowl. USDA will be hosting a FREE Webinar and MORE »

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Aging with Gusto

We are also excite to announce that we are holding our 2015 Aging With Gusto! Conference here in Person County. The date is Thursday, August 27. We hope that everyone can join us MORE »

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NC Safe Plates

The Person County Cooperative Extension will be offering “NC Safe Plates” for all those who work in the food service industry. The course will help food establishments meet the requirement of having at MORE »

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ECA Open House

The Person County ECA County Council is hosting an Open House for the community to help introduce the Extension Community Association (ECA) to the citizens of Person County. We currently have 4 ECA MORE »

Grazing Southern Forages

This will be a regional conference on September 3rd, 2015 beginning at 6pm.  It will be help at the Guilford County Agricultural Center.  The speakers will be Don Ball and Gary Lacefield, authors MORE »

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Lunch N’ Learns popular

We will not be having a Lunch N’ Learn in August, but we will start back up in September. The Lunch N’ Learn in September is scheduled for Thursday, September 24th from noon – 1pm at the MORE »

Preparing For and Controlling Ticks

CAROLINA GARDENER Carl Cantaluppi Extension Agent, Agriculture NC Cooperative Extension Granville County Center 919-603-1350 July 10, 2015 Preparing For and Controlling Ticks Here is some current information about ticks that was shared with MORE » – from   Granville County Center

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Better ChoicesTue Aug 4, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
Senior Center
— 5 days away
Cloverbud Nutrition - 4-H Summer FunThu Aug 13, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 2 weeks away
ECA Boys & Girls Home NC visitWed Aug 19, 2015
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina, Inc., 400 Flemington Drive, Lake Waccamaw, NC 28450, United States
— 3 weeks away
Aging with GustoThu Aug 27, 2015
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM— 4 weeks away
ECA MeetingTue Sep 1, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM— 1 month away
Master Gardeners CourseThu Sep 3, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Peson County Office Building
— 1 month away
Grazing Southern ForagesThu Sep 3, 2015
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Guilford County Extension Office
— 1 month away
ECA Open HouseWed Sep 9, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM— 1 month away
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