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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Master Gardener
Application

Want to learn more about becoming a Master Gardener - visit their website by clicking here.  Interested in becoming a Master Gardener?  Click here to print the application.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Master Gardener
Application

Want to learn more about becoming a Master Gardener - visit their website by clicking here.  Interested in becoming a Master Gardener?  Click here to print the application.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

4H Super Summer

Click the link below for a list of our 4-H Super Summer classes. http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/ssflyer2016-2/

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Better Living
Series

Check out Extension's Better Living Series for upcoming workshops scheduled  now throughout August. Please note that advance registration is required for workshops.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Upcoming Diabetes
Workshop

Do you or a family member have diabetes or pre-diabetes? If so, then you will want to be a part of our upcoming Living Healthy with Diabetes program. The program is offered at no cost (valued over $400) and provides a wealth of information in a small group setting. Seating is limited - so sign up asap. Click here for more info.

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Rescue my Fescue!

Fescue is the most popular lawn in Gaston County.  But the summer heat, disease, and weed pressure can soon have your lawn looking like this one.  Join Horticulture Agent, Julie Flowers on June MORE »

Introduction to Medicare Workshop

The Gaston County Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) will hold a free workshop to provide an introduction to Medicare and its programs on Tuesday, May 31, 2016, from 10 AM – 12 MORE »

Gaston County Master Gardener Plant Sale

Spring into gardening with the Gaston County Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Volunteer spring plant sale. The sale will be held in the Citizens Resources Center on Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 8:00 am MORE »

Somethin’ About Pumpkins

Special contribution written by Hunter Meakin, intern with Solmaz Institute Dietetic Internship of Lenoir-Rhyne University: Pumpkins are a healthy food that is under utilized. Back in ancient history, Native Americans used pumpkin in MORE »

Making Sense of Added Sugar

It’s probably no surprise to most folks that Americans consume too much added sugar.  In fact, data shows that we consume about 20 teaspoons of added sugar per day.  That’s more than double MORE »

Comfort Food Healthy Makeovers

There’s nothing like the taste of comfort foods to bring warmth to a cold winter’s day. Unfortunately, the rich and creamy tastes of these foods often contain extra calories, fat, sodium, and added MORE »

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EVENTS View All
ECA Knitting ClassMon Jul 25, 2016
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
Lucile Tatum Center, 959 Osceola St., Gastonia, NC
— Tomorrow
Scrappers Unlimited ECA Club Monthly MeetingTue Jul 26, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Lucile Tatum Center, 959 Osceola St., Gastonia, NC
— 3 days away
Bee Keepers Association MtgTue Jul 26, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Gaston County Citizen Resource, 1303 Dallas Cherryville Highway, Dallas, NC 28034, United States
— 3 days away
Living HealthyWed Jul 27, 2016
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
Lucile Tatum Homemakers Center, 959 Osceola St, Gastonia, NC 28054, United States
— 3 days away
Living Healthy with DiabetesWed Jul 27, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Lucile Tatum Homemakers Center, 959 Osceola St, Gastonia, NC 28054, United States
— 4 days away
ECA Knitting ClassMon Aug 1, 2016
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
Lucile Tatum Center, 959 Osceola St., Gastonia, NC
— 1 week away
Matter of BalanceMon Aug 1, 2016
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Where:
Lucile Tatum Homemakers Center, 959 Osceola St, Gastonia, NC 28054, United States
— 1 week away
Matter of BalanceMon Aug 1, 2016
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Where:
Lucile Tatum Homemakers Center, 959 Osceola St, Gastonia, NC 28054, United States
— 1 week away
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