Gaston Co. Extension & Community Association (ECA)
ECA is a state volunteer organization supported by NC State Extension.
MISSION – To strengthen families through:
- Leadership development, volunteer opportunities, and education support
- Information from NC State University and North Carolina A&T University
ECA HELPS OUR COMMUNITY BY
- Supporting NC State Extension programs and community projects
- Providing educational scholarships
- Teaching craft classes (such as ceramics, crochet, knitting, paper crafting, quilting, and sewing)
BE PART OF ECA
Everyone is invited to attend our monthly meetings, as well as be a part of our special interest groups:
- Gaston Co. ECA Monthly Meeting – 1st Thurs. @ 10 a.m. during Jan., Feb., Mar., Oct, & Nov.; 1st Thurs. @ 6:30 p.m. during Apr., May, June, Aug., & Sept. (Please note no meetings are held during July and December)
- Creative Needlers – every Wed. 6-8 p.m.
- Happy Potters ECA – 2nd Mon. @ 9 a.m.
- Lucile Tatum ECA – four meetings to be announced (contact: Martha Spurrier)
- Martha Goebel ECA – 1st Tues.@ 10:00 a.m.
- Quiltmakers ECA – 3rd Thurs. @ 6:30 p.m.
- Scrappers Unlimited ECA – 3rd Sat. @ 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. & 2-6 p.m.
2020 STATE REFERENCE LINKS
- 2020 State ECA Yearbook
- 2020 State ECA Standing Rules
- 2020 State ECA Appendix
- 2020 State ECA General Information
- State ECA Annual Reporting Form
Pam Bryson, 704.865.3291
Lucile Tatum Center, 959 Osceola St., Gastonia, NC
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (closed 12 – 1 p.m.) | Monday – Friday
Follow us on Facebook: @gastoneca