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You’re invited to learn how to organize an event that provides an opportunity for young bicyclists to practice and develop skills that will help them to become better bicyclists and avoid typical crashes. The “Bicycle Skills Rodeo Train the Trainer Workshop” is intended to give you the tools you need to run a successful event that provides a strong educational component for the participants. Simply stated, it is bicycle safety education by practice! The training will take place on Saturday, March 10, 9:00 am – noon at the NC Cooperative Extension, Henderson County Center, across from the ball fields in Jackson Park. The address is 100 Jackson Park Rd.

Please attend this 3-hour workshop, learn more and see if this is an activity that you can offer in your community, club, program or organization. Help spread the BIKE LOVE in Henderson County! The program is free to participants and no prior training is necessary.

Sponsors of this training are NC Cooperative Extension/ 4-H, Henderson County Parks and Recreation, Blue Ridge Bicycle Club and Region 2 Active Routes to School.

To register for this training, email Mary Smith, Active Routes to School Coordinator at activekidswnc@gmail.com or call 828-460-7328.

There will be a bicycle safety rodeo event at Patton Park during Healthy Kids Day on April 21, 10 AM – 1 PM. Be sure to bring kids and their bikes to enjoy this fun educational event.

Mar 10 Sat

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Started in 1955 by Kiwanis and Cooperative Extension, Farm City Day brings the farm to the city with a petting zoo, antique and modern tractors, crafts demonstrations, etc. Farm City Day is on Saturday October 6 from 10am to 4pm. New this year is the WTZQ Sponsored 'Local Artist Showcase Stage' with several popular local bands playing (Further to Fly, Carolina Bound, and Letters to Abigail). Also, Dr. Beverly Hargus will be putting on a new and improved petting zoo that is sure to drive the kids crazy!
I hope to see you at Farm City Day!
See our Facebook Page... www.facebook.com/FarmCityDayHC/
call (828) 697-4891 for more details

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Mountain Horticultural Crops Research and Extension Center, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759, USA Mountain Horticultural Crops Research and Extension Center, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759, USA Henderson County Center 2 weeks away
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For more information on registering for the exam and/or classes. www.ncagr.gov/SPCAP/pesticides/exam.htm

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Mountain Horticultural Crops Research and Extension Center, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759, USA Mountain Horticultural Crops Research and Extension Center, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759, USA Henderson County Center 1 month away
Oct 26 Fri
100 Jackson Park Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA 100 Jackson Park Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, USA Henderson County Center 1 month away
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This course approved for the following pesticide license category credits:

Dealer D : 2; Landscape L : 2; Demo/Research N : 2; Ag Pest Control O : 2; Private X : 2

Landscaper license credits applied for...tba

*Learn the latest information about insect, plant disease and weed management in greenhouses, nurseries and landscapes and learn how to keep turf and trees healthy

February 15 – 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm  Insect Pest Management Update

April 26 – 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm – Plant Disease Pest Management Update

June 14 – 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm – Weed Pest Management Update

September 20 – 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm – Keeping Turf Healthy

November 15 – 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm – Keeping Trees Healthy

Cost -$10 per class due one week prior to class start

-$40 for the entire 5 class series; entire series payments due one week prior to first class

-cash or check only (make checks out to Henderson Co. Coop. Ext.)

Location –Henderson County Extension Center, 100 Jackson Park Road, Hendersonville, NC

For more information, contact:

Steve D. Pettis

Commercial and Consumer Horticulture Agent

NC State Cooperative Extension

100 Jackson Park Rd.

Hendersonville, NC 28792

email - steve_pettis@ncsu.edu

office - (828) 697-4891

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