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Description: Woodland Stewards: A regional Extension program for landowners.


Getting to know your woodlands: A primer for beginners

Join other woodland landowners through out the region to learn about how you can take better care of your woodlands. This is a regional Extension course being offered in 5 sessions.  The first four sessions are webinars hosted by your local Extension center on Thursdays from 7-9 PM from February 21, 2019 to March 14, 2019. 

February 21, 2019: 7-9 PM   Getting to know your Woodlands, learn how natural and human forests have shaped the forest in this region and the importance of this knowledge when developing management plans and practices on their forests.

February 28, 2019: 7-9 PM Managing your Woodlands, learn about the basics of pine and hardwood management with tips on managing for the future.

March 7, 2019: 7-9 PM  Identifying and Managing Woodland Threats, learn about forest health with emphasis on a few basic pest principles, model example of each threat, and some simple practices to help ensure your woodland remains healthy and productive.

March 14, 2019: 7-9 PM  Wildlife and Woodlands, learn about wildlife and your woodlands with a focus on wildlife habitat requirements and enhancing habitat for game and non-game wildlife.

An optional fifth session maybe offered by the local Extension center. To participate in this course contact one of the following Extension offices.

Anson - https://anson.ces.ncsu.edu
Cherokee - https://cherokee.ces.ncsu.edu/
Clay - https://clay.ces.ncsu.edu/
Cleveland - https://cleveland.ces.ncsu.edu/
Cumberland - https://cumberland.ces.ncsu.edu/
Franklin - https://franklin.ces.ncsu.edu/
Harnett - https://harnett.ces.ncsu.edu/
Lee - https://lee.ces.ncsu.edu/
Mitchell - https://mitchell.ces.ncsu.edu/
Moore - https://moore.ces.ncsu.edu/
Pender - https://pender.ces.ncsu.edu/
Pitt - https://pitt.ces.ncsu.edu/
Rockingham - https://rockingham.ces.ncsu.edu/
Scotland - https://scotland.ces.ncsu.edu/
Wake - https://wake.ces.ncsu.edu/
Wilson - https://wilson.ces.ncsu.edu/
Feb 28 Thu

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Corolla Library , NC 27927, USA Corolla Library , NC 27927, USA Dare County Center 4 days away
Description:

Dare County Extension Master Gardener Speaker Bureau

Library Garden Series 2019

Presentation on Pollinators

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*This program is free and reservations are not required.

Jan 23 Wed
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Description:

Forcing Bulbs Class

Join the Master Gardeners in a “Forcing bulbs” workshop to learn how to brighten midwinter days.

Supply fees - $10

Location: Arts & Crafts Room at the Baum Senior Center

Call Mary at Baum Center if you want to be participate 252-441-1181.

Limited to 12 participants.

Jan 29 Tue
517 Budleigh St, Manteo, NC 27954, USA 517 Budleigh St, Manteo, NC 27954, USA Dare County Center 1 week away
Description:

DATE: January 29th from 3:30 – 5:00 PM
COST: Free
AGES: 12 - 18

If you missed our December 4-H Electric Workshop, we have another opportunity to experience the fun of electricity! Participants will assemble a Continuity Tester Kit, learn how to follow a parts layout, and practice using soldering equipment. At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to take home their own kit!

IT'S FREE!!! Only 10 spots available! Register here: goo.gl/forms/sgiLGBAMeoHLpk073

Read more at: nc4h.ces.ncsu.edu/electric/electric-program-learning-activities/

Jan 29 Tue
Kill Devil Hills Library, 400 Mustian St, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948, USA Kill Devil Hills Library, 400 Mustian St, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948, USA Dare County Center 2 weeks away
Description:

Dare County Extension Master Gardener Speaker Bureau

Library Garden Series 2019

Presentation on Plants that Survive & Thrive on the Outer Banks

Plants highlighted are Gaillardia, Okra, Verbena, Narcissus, Viburnum, Fatsia, Yaupon Holly & Crape Myrtle.

*This program is free and reservations are not required.

Jan 30 Wed
517 Budleigh St, Manteo, NC 27954, USA 517 Budleigh St, Manteo, NC 27954, USA Dare County Center 2 weeks away
Description:

DATE: February 5th from 4:15 – 5:15 PM
COST: Free

Let's round out the winter with a fun DIY candle class for 4-Hers ages 8-18! Please bring your own container and we will provide the rest. This could include old mason jars, coffee cups, or used candle containers. Make sure the container is less than 10 oz! We look forward to a fun afternoon at the Dare County Cooperative Extension office!

Register here: goo.gl/forms/jIZ1oqYL2x21WRte2

Contact Information: Paige Fuselier, Dare County 4-H Extension Agent
252.473.4290 or paige_fuselier@ncsu.edu

Feb 5 Tue
Fessenden Center, 46830 NC-12, Buxton, NC 27920, USA Fessenden Center, 46830 NC-12, Buxton, NC 27920, USA Dare County Center 3 weeks away
Description:

Dare County Extension Master Gardener Speaker Bureau

Library Garden Series 2019

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*This program is free and reservations are not required.

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