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Eat With the Seasons

It’s winter. You’ve just purchased some strawberries at your local grocery. You get home, wash them, and settle in …

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EMGV January Indoor Plant Sale

January Indoor Plant Sale Join the Extension Master GardenerSM Volunteers of Surry County for their January Indoor Plant Sale on Thursday, …

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Extension at Home Series

Join us for the next online session of the 2023 Extension At Home program on February 2nd at 11:00 …

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Medicare Open Enrollment Time

It is open enrollment time for Medicare beginning October 15 thru December 7 (changes affective January 1, 2023). If …

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Free Medicare Seminar

Join us on June 9th, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. at the Surry County Center, N.C. Cooperative Extension Office in …

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Egg-Stra Care for Spring Celebrations

It’s spring – the season to enjoy the great outdoors and celebrate special occasions like Easter, Passover, and graduation! …

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Last Holiday Market of the Year

This Saturday, December 18, from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. will be the last market before the Christmas holiday. …

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Holiday Wreath Making

Join us on December 7, 2021, for a Holiday Wreath Making class. Participants will learn how to make a …

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