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Here are some upcoming events hosted by the Hillsborough County Extension Service!
Commercial Horticulture / Pesticide Training and CEUs
LCLM & LLO Exam Prep & Exam
(Commercial Landscape Maintenance & Limited Lawn and Ornamental)
Thursday, March 19, 2015
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Aquatic Pesticide Exam Prep & Exam Session
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
GI-BMP Training & Exam
(Green Industries Best Management Practices)
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
8:30 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
Take Control of Your Personal Finances!
- Focus on Finance Series
April 15, 22, & 29,
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
1002 East Palm Ave, Tampa 33605
Registration Deadline: April 7
- Cash Flow Management Class
6:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m.
Spring Personal Finance Webinars
Free, live, interactive, online classes. All classes are 12 p.m. -1:00 p.m. EST.
- April 16
- April 30
- May 7
Building a Strong Financial Foundation
Protecting Your Home Investment
Credit: Myths & Realities
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....