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2020 Ten Plant Tour Series

Due to popular demand the 10 Plant Tour Series is back! Ever wonder what will thrive best and where? Here is …

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Cooking Up a Mystery

Dinner and a movie, well this is your chance to play the role of a detective and see if …

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Tips for Holiday Spending

Holiday gifts, travel, and celebrations can lead to major debt long after the holidays, but taking steps to plan …

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2019 Community and Rural Development Banquet

Community and Rural Development Banquet Saturday, November 9, 2019 Nash County Agriculture Center Program Begins at 4 p.m. Join N.C. Cooperative Extension, Nash …

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Homemade Holiday

The 2019 Homemade Holiday Program will be held Friday, November 1, 2019, at 6 p.m. The program will be …

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Extension Connections Newsletter

Hot off the press . . . Winter 2019 Extension Connections Newsletter – see link below. Extension Connections 4th Qtr …

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People's Choice BBQ Competition

Show off your BBQ skills! November 8th and 9th at the Nash County Farmers Market Featuring Pork Butts provided by the PIG …

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Empowering Youth and Families Program

PROGRAM DATES September 9 through November 18, 2019 Registration deadline is Tuesday, September 6, 2019 Join us on a 10-week journey to …

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Kids Day at the Arboretum

Saturday, September 21, 2019 Weather permitting Nash County Arboretum 1006 Eastern Avenue in Nashville 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. There will be something for all …

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Disaster Preparedness Workshop

South Rocky Mount Community Center Tuesday, August 20, 2019 6 p.m. It is important to plan for emergencies and weather-related disasters before they …

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Keep an Eye Out for Spotted Lanternfly

Keep an Eye Out for Spotted Lanternfly This Summer The North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Plant Industry Division is asking travelers …

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Join a Nash County 4-H Club

4-H is one of the largest youth organization in the United States with more than 7 million participants from age …

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Freezer Meal Workshop

September 10th The number one reason people give for not fixing meals at home is they do not have enough time. …

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