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Here are some upcoming events hosted by the Hillsborough County Extension Service!
2015 Recycled Art Contest
Hillsborough County Extension Service and the Hillsborough County Fair will be sponsoring a Recycled Yard Art Contest!
Oct 22 - 25, 2015 and
Oct 29 - Nov 1, 2015
Personal Finance Webinars
Free, live, interactive, online classes. All classes are 12 pm - 1:00 pm, EDT.
June 25: Debt Relief Options
Register at: http://bit.ly/realdro2015
July 23: 1,2,3's of Smart Money Moves
Register at: http://bit.ly/wisemon
August 12: Maximizing Social Security Benefits
Florida Master Money Mentor Training
Florida Master Money Mentoring training will cover basic personal finance and show you how you can share that knowledge with others. For more information: http://2015fmmm.eventbrite.com
Commercial Horticulture / Pesticide Training and CEUs
- CEU Round-Up
Presented By UF/IFAS and the Florida Turfgrass Association
July 22 8:30am – 4:00 pm
Awards up to 6 CEU’s in some of the most difficult to attain subject areas: Aquatic, Lawn & Ornamental, Demo & Research, LCLM, LLO, O&T, Ltd Urban Fertilizer, Natural Areas, Right-of-Way and others.
Information and Registration
GI-BMP Training & Exam (English)
August 11 & November 10
Provides training required to obtain the GI-BMP Certification and FDACS Urban Commercial Fertilizer Certificate. Required for all for hire fertilizer applicators. CEU program
Registration & Information
FTGA Annual Conference
The Caribe Royale, Orlando
Monthly Compost, Water-Wise, Rainwater Harvesting Workshops
Monthly triple workshop Register for one, two or all
Pre-registration required: Click Here
One-on-One Financial Guidance
Hillsborough County residents can receive free one-on-one basic personal financial management guidance at Hillsborough County Extension.
Click here for Information on how easy it is to gain assistance with financial management.
2015 Recycled Art Contest Results
Hillsborough County Extension Service and the Florida State Fair sponsored a Recycled Yard Art Contest in February!
Florida Extension Centennial
Thanks to all who helped us celebrate our 100th anniversary and honor our program volunteers!
Receiving awards were:
- Bill Dwinelle- Family Consumer & Sciences
- Dave Bracciano - Horticulture
- Audie Ham - Agriculture
- Michelle Dunn and Kelli Messick- 4-H
View a short video of Extension's history here.
Click here to find out the Gardening Workshops for 2013-2014.
Florida Master Money Mentors provide one-one financial guidance click here for information
Know your watering days and times. It's the law!
More information on water restrictions....