2017 Arbor Day Mail Art and Written Contests
THEME: ‘STRONG TREES, STRONG COMMUNITIES’
Celebrate trees this Arbor Day by sending mail art and written pieces to the Hillsborough County Extension office. Be creative and have fun!
receive a tree and a planting kit that may include:
DEADLINE: April 14th, 2017
2017 State Recycled Yard Art Winners
Thank you to everyone who joined us and submitted from February 9-20 at the Florida State Fair for this year's Recycled Yard Art Contest! We received some fabulous two and three dimensional art created from items already used for their original purpose. Winners were chosen in one of four categories: Elementary School, Middle School, High School, and Adult consisting of individual and group submissions.
Personal Finance Webinars
Live Interactive Online Classes
12:00pm – 1:00pm EST
Understanding Workplace Benefits
Wednesday, April 26
We will discuss how to evaluate and make the best use of workplace benefits available through private and government employers. Discussion will include retirement plans, disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, life insurance, and employee leave.
Social Security Retirement Benefits
Thursday, May 4
Presenter: Daryl Rosenthal, Public Affairs Specialist, Social Security Administration
Discussion will include the importance of opening and using a mySocial Security account, ways to maximize your benefit, rules allowing you to work and collect benefits, whether you will be eligible as a spouse or survivor, and what you can learn from using the SSA website.
Personal Finance Class
"Credit: Questions and Answers"
April 25, 7:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Jan Kaminis Platt Regional Library
3910 S. Manhattan Ave., Tampa.
In addition to exploring common credit questions and debunking misconceptions, we will discuss how to evaluate credit offers and avoid high interest charges and identity theft.
Seating is limited so register early to reserve a spot. Cost is free.
For more information, contact:
County Extension Services
(813) 744-5519 ext. 54143
One-on-One Financial Guidance
Hillsborough County residents can receive free one-on-one basic personal financial management guidance at Hillsborough County Extension.p>
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Monthly Compost, Water-Wise, Rainwater Harvesting Workshops
Monthly triple workshop
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