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Sauerkraut Class

Fall 2018 Food Preservation Training – Sauerkraut Natural fermentation is one of the oldest means of food preservation.  Fermented sauerkraut is a good source of both dietary fiber & probiotics believed to improve digestion and gut health. Learn the art and science of fermenting your own sauerkraut in this hands-on workshop.  Be ready to roll […]

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Pepper Jelly Class

Fall 2018 Food Preservation Training – Pepper Jelly Pepper jelly is a perfect combination of sweet, sour and spicy flavors.  Most pepper jellies consist of a semi-translucent jelly with colorful suspended pepper pieces. When you make it yourself, you can select the spice level by using mild bell peppers or turn up the heat with […]

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4-H Open House

Interested in 4-H but not sure what it’s all about?  Come to the 4-H Open House on Monday, October 15, from 6:00-8:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in the Event Center.  There will be displays and demonstrations from some of the 4-H clubs and groups.  For more information, call 303-271-6620.

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We’re looking for people that can relate to kids . . .

Were you always comfortable with math?  Did you have an easy time with chemistry?  Would you be able to explain the forces around you to a young person?  Then you’re just the type of person that’s wanted and needed! Jefferson County is looking for adults 18 and older to plan, lead and instruct 4-H Science, […]

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2019 Master Gardener Recruitment

Look Like FUN? – Want to be a Master Gardener? Colorado State University and Jefferson County Extension will be offering Master Gardener and Colorado Gardener Certificate classes starting January 2019. If you have an interest in increasing your gardening knowledge and in helping your friends and neighbors become better gardeners and in protecting the environment, […]

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