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"Dining In" for Healthy Families

Family & Consumer Sciences Day – December 3, 2015 “Dining In” for Healthy Families You and your family are invited to participate …

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Farm City Poster Contest Winners

In conjunction with the 62nd annual Cleveland County Farm City Week, N.C. Cooperative Extension Cleveland County Center and Cleveland …

Living Healthy With Diabetes

Living with or caring for someone with Diabetes can affect your quality of life. This workshop will give you …

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Cleveland County Kitchen

Cleveland County Kitchen is a collaboration between N.C. Cooperative Extension and Cleveland Community College to showcase local farmers and …

Cooking Healthy for the Holidays

Healthy Holiday Cooking “Healthy” and “holiday” don’t usually find themselves in the same sentence, especially when it comes to food. But that …

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Preserving Summer's Bounty Workshops!

With Nancy Abasiekong & Melinda Houser Extension Agents, Family & Consumer Sciences N.C. Cooperative Extension Home Canning Basics: Green Beans & Pickles (Learn …

2013 Hands-on Home Canning Classes

Learn the basics of food preservation with Nancy Abasiekong and Melinda Houser, FCS Agents with N.C. Cooperative Extension. Take home …

Guiding Your Grandchild's Behavior

Guiding Your Grandchild’s Behavior One of the key roles of kinship caregivers is to help their grandchild learn how to …

Tips for Going Green...

TIPS FOR SAVING ENERGY, GOING GREEN AND REDUCING YOUR CARBON FOOTPRINT http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/emissions/ind_calculator.html , N.C. Cooperative Extension E-Conservation website: http://www.e-conservation.net, …

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