Pasco County Extension
Calendar of Events

NOTE:  Extension programs can provide reasonable accommodation with advance notice.  Pre-registration is not required of most of our programs, but contact Extension to be certain and to assist us with planning.
Phones: 
352-518-0156; 727-847-2411; 813-996-2411; 
1-800-368-2411 and ask for the Extension office.

Extension programs are open to all persons regardless of age, race, color, sex, disability, religion, or national origin.  Pasco Cooperative Extension is a joint effort between the USDA, the University of Florida, and the Board of County Commissioners.

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March 2016

3/1/16 (Tuesday)
6:30-7:40pm

Beautiful Bromeliads
Want to grow colorful, striking bromeliads? Then plan on attending this FREE University of Florida Pasco Extension program that covers how to propogate them, manage pests, and select the right soil for brilliant blooms. For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Hudson Library
8012 Library Rd.
Off Fivay Rd.
Hudson, FL 34667
Eventbrite - 3-1-16 - BEAUTIFUL BROMELIADS
3/1/16 (Tuesday)
6:30-7:30pm

Creating a Butterfly and Hummingbird Haven
This seminar dicusses what elements are needed in the home garden to attract butterflies and hummingbirds. If you have been wanting to create habitat for these pollinators, then come to this FREE University of Florida Pasco Extension seminar to learn how!
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Land O' Lakes Branch Library
2818 Collier Parkway
Land O' Lakes, FL 34639

Eventbrite - 3-1-16  CREATING A BUTTERFLY AND HUMMINGBIRD HAVEN
3/5/16 (Saturday)
9:00AM-11:00AM

Organic Gardening: From Context to Practice
For the home gardener, organic gardening is simply growing produce in harmony with nature, often without the use of synthetic fertilizers and pesticides. In this FREE University of Florida Pasco Extension program, Dr. Whitney Elmore, County Extension Director and Urban Horticulture Agent, will put organic gardening into perspective and provide simple practices and techniques to help home gardeners grow organically. For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Clayton Hall at Pasco County Fairgrounds
UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office
36702 State Road 52
Dade City, FL 33525
Eventbrite - 3-5-16 ORGANIC GARDENING: FROM CONTEXT TO PRACTICE
3/10/16 (Thursday)
9:00AM-11:00AM

Master Gardener Preview Meet and Greet Session
This meet and greet session is a preview for those wishing to apply for the UF/IFAS Pasco Master Gardener training class. Attendance at a meet and greet session is required for application consideration. Not all applicants may be accepted.
The 2016 Master Gardener Training Class is tentatively set for Thursdays, 8:00-4:00 beginning May 5-August 11, 2016. All classes will be held at the Land O' Lakes Library. More detailed training and volunteer information will be discussed at the preview session.
For more information call, 352-518-0156. Online registration is required to attend a meet and greet session.

Land O' Lakes Community Center
5401 Land O' Lakes Blvd.
Land O' Lakes, FL 34639
Eventbrite - Master Gardener Preview Meet and Greet Session March 10
3/10/16 (Thursday)
5:00PM - 6:45PM

CREEPY CRAWLIES: DANGEROUS SPIDERS, SNAKES & INSECTS THAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT
Come and join Dr. Whitney Elmore, University of Florida Pasco County Extension Director and Urban Horticulture Agent as she takes you on a journey through the creepy crawlies that lurk in your area. From venemous spiders and snakes to stinging insects. Come and learn how to spot these critters around your yard and home. Join us for a FREE University of Florida Pasco Extension seminar. Registration is required. Seating is limited.
For more information call, 352-518-0156.

Zephyrhills Library
5347 8th Street
Zephyrhills, FL 33542
Eventbrite - 3-10-16 CREEPY CRAWLIES: DANGEROUS SPIDERS, SNAKES & INSECTS THAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT
3/12/16 (Saturday)
9:00AM-10:30AM

Caladiums
With little work, you can add long lasting color to your yard. Caladiums love shade, but can also be grown in sunny parts of your landscape. This FREE University of Florida Pasco Extension seminar features growing advise from a professional grower. Bulbs will be available for purchase! For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Land O' Lakes Community Center
5401 Land O' Lakes Blvd.
US Highway 41
Land O' Lakes, FL 34639
Eventbrite - 3-12-16 CALADIUMS
3/15/16 (Tuesday)
10:30AM-11:30AM

Common Tree Myths
Do you wonder if the grey, hair-like stuff (Spanish Moss) hanging on your oak tree is killing it? Do you want to remove the criss-cross pattern on your palm tree's trunk left behind by old leaf bases? Attend this FREE University of Florida Pasco Extension seminar and get the answers to your tree-related questions.For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

New Port Richey Library
5939 Main Street
New Port Richey, FL 34652
Eventbrite - 3-15-16  COMMON TREE MYTHS
3/17/16 (Thursday)
3:00PM-5:00PM

Master Gardener Preview Meet and Greet Session
This meet and greet session is a preview for those wishing to apply for the UF/IFAS Pasco Master Gardener training class. Attendance at a meet and greet session is required for application consideration. Not all applicants may be accepted.
The 2016 Master Gardener Training Class is tentatively set for Thursdays, 8:00-4:00 beginning May 5-August 11, 2016. All classes will be held at the Land O' Lakes Library. More detailed training and volunteer information will be discussed at the preview session.
For more information call, 352-518-0156. Online registration is required to attend a meet and greet session.

Land O' Lakes Branch Library
2818 Collier Parkway
Land O' Lakes, FL 34639
Eventbrite - Master Gardener Preview Meet and Greet Session March 17
3/26/16 (Saturday)
10:00 - 11:00AM

Soil Building for Plant Success
If your plants look humdrum, or your having problems getting seeds to sprout, the problem just might be the soil. Bring a friend and come to this FREE University of Florida Pasco Extension garden workshop to see how to build a good soil base for plants to thrive in.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

The Home Depot
10017 US Hwy 19
Port Richey, FL 34668
Eventbrite - 3-26-16 SOIL BUILDING FOR PLANT SUCCESS
 

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April 2016

4/2/16 (Saturday)
9:00am-11:00am

Basic Requirements for Growing Three Types of Orchids
Do you want to grow orchids, but think its too difficult? This seminar demonstrates the basic care and requirements for growing three types of orchids successfully. Live plants will be used in this FREE University of Florida Pasco Extension seminar,along with handouts to take home. For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Clayton Hall at Pasco County Fairgrounds
UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office
36702 State Rd. 52
Dade City, FL 33525
Eventbrite - 4-2-16 BASIC REQUIREMENTS FOR GROWING THREE TYPES OF ORCHIDS
4/5/16 (Tuesday)
6:30 PM-7:40 PM

Herbs For Your Garden
COME TO THIS EXCITING, FREE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA/IFAS PASCO EXTENSION SEMINAR AND LEARN HOW TO GROW HERBS TO ADD TASTE, COLOR, TEXTURE AND FRAGRANCE TO YOUR CULINARY DISHES. INCREASE YOUR HARVEST WITH THESE WONDERFUL GROWING TIPS!
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Hudson Library
8012 Library Rd. Off Fivay Rd.
Hudson, FL 34667
Eventbrite - 4-5-16 - HERBS  FOR YOUR GARDEN
4/9/16 (Saturday)
9:00am-10:30AM

Wildflowers and Native Plants
NATIVE WILDFLOWERS ARE WELL ADAPTED TO FLORIDA'S CONDITIONS AND PESTS, AND THEY TYPICALLY REQUIRE LESS WATER, FERTILIZER AND PESTICIDES THAN OTHER FLOWERS. THEY ALSO ATTRACT BEES, BUTTERFLIES AND HUMMINGBIRDS AS AN ADDED REWARD. COME TO THIS FREE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA/IFAS PASCO COUNTY SEMINAR AND LEARN HOW NATIVE WILDFLOWERS BENEFIT AND BEAUTIFY YOUR ENVIRONMENT. For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Land O' Lakes Community Center
5401 Land O' Lakes Blvd.
Land O' Lakes, FL 34639
Eventbrite - 4-9-16  WILDFLOWERS AND NATIVE PLANTS
4/9/16 (Saturday)
10:00am-11:00AM

Worm Composting
Learn how to harness the power of the red wiggler worms to turn garden waste and food scraps into nutrient-rich, organic fertilizer. This FREE University of Florida/IFAS Pasco Extension seminar covers choosing a container, types of food scraps and garden waste to compost, methods for harvesting worm compost, and other valuable tips.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Zephyrhills Library
5347 8th Street
Zephyrhills, FL 33542
Eventbrite - 4-9-16 - WORM COMPOSTING
Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 9:00 AM -
Friday, April 15, 2016 at 3:00 PM (EDT)

CENTRAL FLORIDA PASTURE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE-2016
The Third Annual University of Florida IFAS Extension Central Florida Livestock Agents Group Pasture Management School will be held April 14 & 15 2016 at the Pasco County Fairgrounds in Dade City Florida. This two day school will cover many aspects of managing pastures in Florida for grazing livestock. Topics will be taught by University of Florida Faculty and local experienced pasture management experts. Topics covered will include: soils, fertilization, climate effects, diseases, varieties, measuring forage quantity & quality, poisonous pasture plants, weed management, and insects. Field trips will be taken to see real world application.
Pesticide CEU's have been applied for. Lunch for both days, break refreshments, and notebooks provided with registration. Program sponsored by Growers Fertilizer Corporation, Dow Agrosciences, Singletary Farms, Jack Melton Family Farm. Please register by April 8. Class size is limited to ensure a quality learning environment.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Clayton Hall - Pasco Co. Fairgrounds -
36702 St Rd 52,
Dade City, Florida 33525
Eventbrite - 4/14/16 - 4/15/16  - CENTRAL FLORIDA PASTURE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE-2016
4/19/16 (Tuesday)
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Butterflies are More than Just Beautiful
BUTTERFLIES ARE NOT JUST ANOTHER PRETTY CREATURE. THEY POLLINATE FLOWERING AND EDIBLE PLANTS, ALONG WITH OTHER DUTIES. FIND OUT THE IMPORTANCE OF THESE INSECTS TO YOUR GARDEN SUCCESS FROM A LOCAL MASTER GARDENER BY JOINING US AT THIS FREE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA PASCO EXTENSION SEMINAR. For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

New River Library
34043 State Road 54
Wesley Chapel, FL 33545
Eventbrite - 4-19-16 - BUTTERFLIES ARE MORE THAN BEAUTIFUL
4/19/16 (Tuesday)
10:30AM - 11:30AM

Ideas for Tiny Vegetable Gardens
Do you want to grow vegetables but dont think you have the space? This innovative FREE University of Florida/IFAS Pasco Extension semimar will show you how to turn your tiny space into a medley of vegetables, using regular containers, hanging containers earth boxes, grow pails,trellising and other garden methods.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

New Port Richey Library
5939 Main Street
New Port Richey, FL 34652
Eventbrite - 4-19-16  IDEAS FOR TINY VEGETABLE GARDENS
4/23/16 (Saturday)
10:00am-11:00am

Every Drop Counts- Rain Harvesting Workshop
According to Florida-Friendly Landscaping Program Coordinator, Jim Moll, the reason for the "Every Drop Counts" Workshop is, "storm water runoff". A rain barrel collects and stores water that runs off people's roof, preventing it from running across land, picking up pollutants and washing them into Pasco's creeks and streams. Rain barrels can help reduce water pollution. Come to this University of Florida/IFAS Pasco Extension workshop and learn how. PRE-REGISTRATION AND PRE-PAYMENT is required. NO REFUNDS . Each Pasco County household is eligible to receive one rain barrel for $25.00, when at least one household member registers and attends this workshop. See you there!!!
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Crews Lake Wilderness Park
16739 Crews Lake Dr.
Shady Hills, FL 34610
Eventbrite - 4-23-16 - EVERY DROP COUNTS -RAIN HARVESTING WORKSHOP
4/23/16 (Saturday)
1:00pm-2:00pm

Compost Happens- Composting Workshop
Come join Florida Friendly Landscaping Program Coordinator, Jim Moll as he shows you all of the benefits of using a compost bin. At this University of Florida/IFAS Pasco Extension workshop you will learn the do's and dont's of composting for Florida flowers and vegetables. Composting helps recycle nutrients into plants and adds crucial organic matter to your soil PRE-REGISTRATION AND PRE-PAYMENT IS REQUIRED. Each Pasco household is eligible to receive one compost bin when at least one household member registers and attends this workshop. The $25.00 fee includes workshop instruction and one composting bin NO REFUNDS See you there!
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Crews Lake Wilderness Park
16739 Crews Lake Dr.
Shady Hills, FL 34610
Eventbrite - 4-23-16 - COMPOST HAPPENS - COMPOSTING WORKSHOP
4/30/16 (Saturday)
10:00am-11:00am

Bugs & Diseases - Your Lawns' Worst Enemies
April is the time summer bugs and disease begin to "wake up" and look for a lawn to call home. This FREE University of Florida Pasco Extension seminar tells you how to protect your lawn from an onslaught of bugs and other invding thugs this summer.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

The Home Depot
10017 US Hwy 19
Port Richey, FL 34668
Eventbrite - 4-30-16 BUGS & DISEASES - YOUR LAWNS WORST ENEMIES
 

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May 2016

5/3/16 (Tuesday)
6:30 PM - 7:40 PM

Sand or Rich Soil?
WHAT TYPE OF SOIL DOES YOUR YARD HAVE? SAND OR RICH GARDEN SOIL? COME TO THIS FREE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA/IFAS PASCO EXTENSION SEMINAR AND LEARN THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE TWO AND HOW YOU CAN HAVE A PRODUCTIVE GARDEN HERE IN FLORIDA.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Hudson Library
8012 Library Rd. Off Fivay Rd.
Hudson, FL 34667
Eventbrite - 5-3-16 - SAND OR RICH SOIL?
5/3/16 (Tuesday)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

General Tree Care
Come join us for this FREE University of Florida/IFAS Pasco Extension seminar and hear one of our Master Gardeners give an overview of general tree health and preparing for our upcoming spring and summer.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Land O' Lakes Branch Library
2818 Collier Parkway
Land O' Lakes, FL 34639
Eventbrite - 5-3-16 - GENERAL TREE CARE
5/7/16 (Saturday)
9:00am-11:00am

Gardening With Ferns
AHHH, THE WORLD OF FERNS. IF YOU HAVE A LIGHT TO SHADY SPOT IN YOUR LANDSCAPE, CONSIDER GARDENING WITH FERNS. INFORMATION ON HOW TO IDENTIFY, CARE FOR AND TIPS ON REPRODUCING THESE WOODLAND BEAUTIES IS AVAILABLE AT THIS FREE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA/IFAS PASCO EXTENSION SEMINAR.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Pasco County Extension Office, Clayton Hall
36702 State Road 52
Dade City, FL 33525
Eventbrite - 5-7-16  GARDENING WITH FERNS
5/7/16 (Saturday)
9:00am-12:00pm

Caladium Sale
Potted caladiums in mixed colors or individual cultivars: Florida Fantasy, Florida Moonlight, Carolyn Wharton, Miss Muffett and Summer Pink. All at reasonable prices. Caladiums an be grown in sun or shade, for summer long color.
Bows available for a beautiful surprise caladium gift for Mothers Day!!!
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Pasco County Fair Grounds
36722 State Road 52
Dade City, FL 33525
Eventbrite - 5-7-16 - CALADIUM SALE
5/14/16 (Saturday)
9:00am-11:00am

Trials and Tribulations of Turf Grass
LAWNS CAN BE A SOURCE OF GREAT PRIDE OR A GREAT SOURCE OF PAIN IN FLORIDA'S CLIMATE. THIS FREE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA/IFAS PASCO EXTENSION SEMINAR COVERS INFORMATION ON HOW TO CURTAIL PEST AND WEEDS AS WELL AS PROPERLY FERTILIZING AND MOWING YOUR TURF GRASS.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Land O' Lakes Community Center
5401 Land O' Lakes Blvd.
Land O' Lakes, FL 34639
Eventbrite - 5-14-16 - TRIALS AND TRIBULATIONS OF TURF GRASS
5/14/16 (Saturday)
10:00am-11:00am

Easy Plant Propagation for Homeowners
Come and learn the secrets of easy plant propagation at this FREE University of Florida/IFAS Pasco seminar. This presentation will cover stem cuttings, root division techniques, root cuttings, layering and grafting. All common and easy techniques.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Zephyrhills Library
5347 8th Street
Zephyrhills, FL 33542
Eventbrite - 5-14-16  EASY PLANT PROPOGATION FOR HOMEOWNERS
5/17/16 (Tuesday)
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Secrets of Great Gardeners
WHY IS IT THAT SOME GARDENERS CAN GROW ANYTHING FROM AGAVE TO ZINNIAS, WHILE OTHERS STRUGGLE TO GROW THE EASIEST PLANTS? IF YOU FIND YOURSELF IN THE LATTER GROUP, AND WANT TO TAKE A SHORTCUT TO GARDENING SUCCESS, THEN COME TO THIS FREE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA/IFAS PASCO EXTENSION SEMINAR TO HEAR A LOCAL MASTER GARDENER SHARE TIPS ON GARDENING SUCCESS.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

New River Library
34043 State Road 54
Wesley Chapel, FL
Eventbrite - 5-17-16 - SECRETS OF GREAT GARDENERS
5/17/16 (Tuesday)
10:30AM - 11:30AM

Growing Organic Vegetables
Come join Dr. Whitney Elmore at this FREE University of Florida/IFAS Pasco Extension seminar. We will explore the concept of organic vegetable production for homeowners and explain the myths surrounding the term "organic".
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

New Port Richey Library
5939 Main Street
New Port Richey, FL 34652
Eventbrite - 5-17-16 - GROWING ORGANIC VEGETABLES
 

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June 2016

6/4/16 (Saturday)
9:00AM-11:00AM

Pet Friendly Plants
IF YOU HAVE DOGS THAT TEND TO CHEW ON YOUR FLOWERS, GRASS OR TREES, COME TO THIS FREE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA/IFAS PASCO EXTENSION SEMINAR AND HEAR SOME IDEAS ON WHAT YOU CAN DO IN YOUR YARD AND WHAT YOU SHOULD BE CAREFUL WITH, INCLUDING PLANTS, CRITTERS AND OTHER ITEMS.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office, Clayton Hall
36702 State Rd. 52
Dade City, FL 33525
Eventbrite - 6-4-16 - PET FRIENDLY PLANTS
6/7/16 (Tuesday)
6:30PM - 7:45PM

How to Recycle Effortlessly
All the good things that you have heard about recycling are true! Come to this FREE University of Florida Pasco Extension seminar to learn the secrets of making recycling simple, fun and easy.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Hudson Library
8012 Library Road (off Fivay Road)
Hudson, FL 34667
Eventbrite - 6-7-16 - HOW TO RECYCLE EFFORTLESSLY
6/11/16 (Saturday)
9:00AM-10:30AM

Begonias to Beautify Your Landscape
LEARN HOW TO GROW BEAUTIFUL BEGONIAS AND ENHANCE YOUR LANDSCAPE WITH THEIR COLORFUL FOLIAGE AND FLOWERS, AT THIS FREE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA/IFAS PASCO EXTENSION SEMINAR. COME AND SPEND TIME WITH AN EXPERIENCED BEGONIA PROPAGATOR AND GROWER.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Land O' Lakes Community Center
5401 Land O' Lakes Blvd.
Land O' Lakes, FL 34639
Eventbrite - 6-11-16  BEGONIAS TO BEAUTIFY YOUR LANDSCAPE
6/21/16 (Tuesday)
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

You Can Grow Orchids
DO YOU WANT TO GROW ORCHIDS, BUT HAVE HAD MORE FAILURES THAN BLOOMS?! ACCORDING TO ONE MASTER GARDENER, ANYONE CAN GROW ORCHIDS!!!!! ATTEND THIS FREE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA/IFAS PASCO EXTENSION SEMINAR AND LET HIM SHOW YOU HOW!
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

New River Library
34043 State Road 54
Wesley Chapel, FL
Eventbrite - 6-21-16 - YOU CAN GROW ORCHIDS
6/21/16 (Tuesday)
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

How to Make and Maintain a Water Garden
COME AND LEARN THE EASIEST WAY TO CREATE A WATER GARDEN FROM ONE OF OUR EXPERIENCED MASTER GARDENERS. HE WILL EXPLAIN HOW TO AVOID THE TWO MAJOR SET BACKS OF WATER GARDENING: ALGE GROWTH AND LEAKS. THIS FREE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA/IFAS PASCO EXTENSION SEMINAR WILL COVER HOW TO ACTUALLY BUILD YOUR POND WHAT MATERIALS ARE NEEDED.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

New Port Richey Library
5939 Main Street
New Port Richey, FL 34652
Eventbrite - 6-21-16- HOW TO MAKE & MAINTAIN A WATER GARDEN
6/25/16 (Saturday)
10:00am - 11:30am

Air Potato Management Workshop
An air potato and invasive management workshop will be held on Saturday June 25, 2016 at the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office in Dade City, Florida from 10:00-11:30 AM. This particular workshop has been designed for home and property owners seeking information on control of the invasive air potato plant. The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Sciences will provide air potato beetles as door prizes. Air potato beetles are an exceptionally effective method of control for the air potato plant without harm to other species. Note: We cannot guarantee everyone will receive air potato beetles. In the event more participants register than beetles are available, they will be given away as door prizes selected at random. Register and pay now on Eventbrite. The program costs $15.00/person. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required for admission. Please bring your paid ticket for admission.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Pasco County Extension Office
36702 State Road 52
Dade City, FL 33525
Eventbrite - Air Potato Management Workshop
 

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July 2016

7/9/16 (Saturday)
10:00AM-11:00AM

All About Butterflies for Kids!
Kids, come learn the exciting life cycle of butterflies. How they get their wing color, what they eat, etc!
This FREE University of Florida/IFAS Pasco seminar will explain many facts that you probably didnt know about our beautiful friends!
Adults, you are welcome also!!!
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Zephyrhills Library
5347 8th Street
Zephyrhills, FL 33542
Eventbrite - 7-9-16 - ALL ABOUT BUTTERFLIES FOR KIDS!
7/30/16 (Saturday)
9:00am-3:30pm

Tampa Bay Cottage Industry Expo
The first annual Tampa Bay Cottage Industry Expo will highlight the finer aspects of marketing and regulations of value-added products associated with growing fruits and veggies conventionally and through hydroponic production. The expo will also detail the requirements for production and marketing of animal products for sale (eggs, milk, etc.). University of Florida and Florida Department of Agricultural and Consumer Sciences experts as well as cottage industry entrepreneurs will share their experiences and offer knowledge for starting and growing a cottage industry. Speakers will focus on production, marketing, regulatory considerations and food safety. Our keynote speaker, Dr. Soo Anh will kick off the event at 9:00. Registration begins at 8:30. Food trucks will offer lunch and snacks throughout the day.
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Wiregrass Ranch High School
2909 Mansfield Boulevard
Wesley Chapel, FL 33543 Eventbrite - Tampa Bay Cottage Industry Expo
 

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August 2016

8/13/16 (Saturday)
10:00AM-11:00AM

Design on a Dime- Where the Sun Don't Shine
Come to this FREE University of Florida/IFAS Pasco Extension seminar to learn about all the different plants perfect for the shade.
Save money and put the right plant in the right place, and you'll have it made in the shade!
For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Zephyrhills Library
5347 8th Street
Zephyrhills, FL 33542
Eventbrite - 8-13-16 - DESIGN ON A DIME WHERE THE SUN DONT SHINE
 

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September 2016

 

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October 2016