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NOTE - Unless otherwise noted:  all events listed are held at the Fleming County Cooperative Extension Service and with all Extension events, reservation is required, please call 606-845-4641 to reserve your spot in attendance.
SNOW POLICY:  Whenever Fleming Co. Schools are cancelled due to the weather, Fleming Co. Extension meetings will be cancelled, too.  If there is any question on this policy, please call the Extension Office to confirm the meeting before traveling
and as always, BE SAFE!

MARCH, 2017    
13          Farmers Market - 1st of 3 "mandatory meetings" to participate in 2017 selling season, 6pm, FCEO
20          BQA   Lewis Co. Ext. 6pm  $5
21          Home-based Microprocessor Workshop - 9:30-3:30-Menifee
              County Extension Office – Frenchburg  
              pre-registration required (Questions should be directed to Annhall Norris, 859-257-1812,                 
              annhall.norris@uky.edu  More information is available and you can register on-line at
               http://www.ca.uky.edu/agc/micro/.)
21          Private Pesticide Applicator Licenses Bracken Co. Ext.  10am
13          Farmers Market - 2nd of 3 "mandatory meetings" to participate in 2017 selling season, 6pm, FCEO
21          Private Pesticide Applicator Licenses Bracken Co. Ext.  6:30pm
21          Private Pesticide Applicator Licenses Tollesboro Fire Dept.  6pm
23          Tobacco GAP  1pm   Lewis Co. Extension Office
                      If you misplaced your GAP Certification card, call GAP Connection for a replacement
                      at 865-622-4606
                      If a new grower, just come to meeting for your GAP Certification card
25          Genetic Advantage Bull Sale    Paris Stock Yards, Selling 40 Simmental and Sim Angus Bulls,
                      call (606) 584-5626 or (606) 584-7581
27          Being Well by Design, 11am, FCEO
27          BQA   Lewis Co. Ext. 6pm  $5
28          Being Well by Design, 11am, Ewing Baptist Church
28          Fleming Co. Homemaker Council Meeting, 6pm, FCEO, Pizza and Salad dinner
28          Tobacco GAP  6pm   Laurel Co. Extension Office     London, KY
                      If you misplaced your GAP Certification card, call GAP Connection for a replacement
                      at 865-622-4606
                      If a new grower, just come to meeting for your GAP Certification card
29          Int'l Dinner reservation deadline - CHINESE CULTURAL EXPERIENCE - Call 845-4641 to reserve -
                       Free to the public
30          Tobacco GAP  6pm   Warren Co. Extension Office    Bowling Green, KY
                      If you misplaced your GAP Certification card, call GAP Connection for a replacement
                      at 865-622-4606
                      If a new grower, just come to meeting for your GAP Certification card
31          4-H Camp Deposit - Deadline to sign up, camp fee is $200 with
              $50 deposit required at sign-up deadline date. We will not have the spring bulb fundraiser this year.

APRIL, 2017
1           1st Annual Goat Wether Sale Big Barn Farm Store, Garrison. Viewing 10am and Sale starts at 12pm
3            Scholarship Application deadline date for Fleming Co. Homemakers Scholarship Fund,
                     open to Seniors attending secondary education         Scholarship Rules     Scholarship Application   
4           NEW Jr. Garden Club Series for Fleming Co. 4th graders only, limit 20, afterschool - 5pm, call to attend
4           Plant Pick Prepare Garden Series - "Garden Greens - Lettuce, Peas, Green Beans, Corn & Broccoli"
             6pm, FCEO, call to reserve your spot, free to all ages
4           4-H Shooting Sports, "Mandatory Safety Meeting," at Tilton Range, 6pm, and pay your $60 dues if
                     necessary to be a member, no new members are being taken at this meeting, the FC 4-H Shooting
                     Sports Member Sign-up Meeting has passed for this year, held 3/2/17,
6           Farmers Market - 3rd of 3 "mandatory meetings" to participate in 2017 selling season, 6pm, FCEO
10         Mystery Quilters Club, 6pm
11         4-H Horse Club Members - Hinton Mills Horse HOW Event (Horse Owners Workshop)
                     at Westwind Farm 6pm 2550 Ewing Rd., Ewing RSVP 606-845-1821    Flyer
13         Budgeting, 11am-12pm
13         Home-based Microprocessor Workshop - 9:30-3:30-Lewis County
             Extension Office – Vanceburg 
             pre-registration required (Questions should be directed to Annhall
             Norris, 859-257-1812, annhall.norris@uky.edu  More
             information is available and you can register on-line at
             http://www.ca.uky.edu/agc/micro/.)
13         4-H Livestock Meeting, 6:30-7:30pm
15         4-H Livestock Members - "Strive for the Drive" Spring Show Clinic, earn 3 credit hrs., held at the
                     Derrickson Agriculture Complex at MSU, Registration req'd Lashley Sith KDA 502-782-4135 or
                     lashley.stith@ky.gov               Flyer
17         CEC Meeting, 6:30pm
18         BQA   Lewis Co. Ext. 6pm  $5
24         Being Well by Design, 11am, FCEO
25         Being Well by Design, 11am, Ewing Baptist Church
27         Youth Garden Day Camp, for 3rd graders only, limit 20, afterschool - 5pm call to attend
27         BQA   Lewis Co. Ext. 6pm  $5

MAY, 2017
1-4         KEHA State Meeting – Owensboro, Kentucky. Registration in Feb. KEHA Newsletter.
2             Yarn Club, 6pm
8             Mystery Quilters Club, 6pm
11           Budgeting, 11am-12pm
11           4-H Livestock Meeting, 6:30-7:30pm
16           NEW Jr. Garden Club Series for Fleming Co. 4th graders only, limit 20, afterschool - 5pm, call to attend
16           Plant Pick Prepare Garden Series - "Weed Control / Insect Control - Tomatoes, Cucumbers & Squash"
               6pm, FCEO, call to reserve your spot, free to all ages
22           Being Well by Design, 11am, FCEO
23           Being Well by Design, 11am, Ewing Baptist Church
23           HM Annual Meeting

JUNE, 2017

6            Plant Pick Prepare Garden Series - "Watering / Planning Fall Crops - Sweet Pot. and Pumpkins"
               6pm, FCEO, call to reserve your spot, free to all ages
26          Being Well by Design, 11am, FCEO
26 thru 30   4-H CAMP  at  North Central 4-H Camp
27          Being Well by Design, 11am, Ewing Baptist Church

JULY, 2017
10           NEW Jr. Garden Club Series for Fleming Co. 4th graders only, limit 20, afterschool - 5pm, call to attend
18          Plant Pick Prepare Garden Series - "Composting - Food Preservation"
               6pm, FCEO, call to reserve your spot, free to all ages

AUGUST, 2017
2           Plant Pick Prepare Garden Series - "Storage / Preparing for Winter - Drying Vegetables"
5           NEW Jr. Garden Club Series for Fleming Co. 4th graders only, limit 20, afterschool - 5pm, call to attend
               6pm, FCEO, call to reserve your spot, free to all ages

SEPTEMBER, 201
TBA      NEW Jr. Garden Club Series for Fleming Co. 4th graders only, limit 20, afterschool - 5pm, call to attend