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.
Here are some upcoming events hosted by the Hillsborough County Extension Service!
2015 Recycled Art Contest
Hillsborough County Extension Service and the Florida State Fair will be sponsoring a Recycled Yard Art Contest in February!
Financial Management & Nutrition Webinars
- Join us for free, live, interactive online classes. Scheduled from 12:00pm -1:00pm EST. Fall Schedule:
Insurance Basics, September 25, Register at http://bit.ly/insure2014
Nuts & Bolts of Confident Auto Buying, October 16, Register at http://bit.ly/2014Auto
Food Allergies, October 30, Register at http://bit.ly/2014foodallergies
Six Steps to Smarter Shopping, November 18, Register at http://bit.ly/webinarshop
Women & Money Financial Education Series
- We will explore unique issues women may experience when it comes to money. Class sessions are September. 16, 23, & 30 from 6:00pm - 7:30pm. Registration deadline is Sept. 10.
Registration and location information
Commercial Horticulture / Pesticide Training and CEUs
- GI-BMP in English August 13 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
- GI-BMP in Spanish August 19 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
- Ornamental & Turf Exam Prep & Exam Session August 20 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
- Right of Way Exam Prep & Exam Session August 20 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
- Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance / Limited Lawn & Ornamental Exam Prep & Exam Session September 18 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
For More Information & Registration on all classes above: Click Here
Monthly Compost, Water-Wise, Rainwater Harvesting Workshops
Monthly triple workshop Register for one, two or all
Pre-registration required: Click Here
There's a full schedule of classes for September through December, weekdays, weekends and evenings included. Check the flyers below for dates and registration links. The meats class will be longer, and we will prepare some dishes made with canned beef while the canner operates.
Boiling Water Canning of Sweets, Pickles, Fruits and Tomatoes
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.
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....