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All Cooperative Extension offices will be closed on Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day. All offices will reopen at 8am on Tuesday, May 30.

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Is your child ready for educational fun in the kitchen this summer?

Cooperative Extension’s nutrition staff is offering free beginners’ cooking classes for kids ages 9-13. Each session is the same~only need to register for one.

The free, 5-day short courses are held from 9:30-11:30 a.m. in the Lifelong Learning Center’s Nutrition Lab.

During the session, your child will learn cooking basics such as measuring, cutting, reading recipes, choosing foods, and general kitchen safety.

Space is limited to 12 students for each session.

Parent/guardian is required to sign an assumption of risk form upon arrival to first class.

Class dates and registration information can be found here!

Clipart of question mark.As summer approaches, you may notice holes in leaves, black spots on the bottoms of the tomatoes, spots on the leaves, your squash not developing or a variety of other things.

If you’d like to know what the problems are and what to do about them, join Angela O’Callaghan, social horticulturist, as she explains the common problems in the garden, how they happen, how you can avoid them and what to do about them if they occur.

Find registration information online.