August 2022 Class List

Join us at the UF/IFAS Extension Brevard County Office for some fun learning experiences this August! Below is our current class list for the month.

Bite-Sized Science

1st Thursday of every month  |  12:30 pm to 1 pm
Has a dolphin ever approached you while fishing? If so, we want to hear from you!
Register online:

Beef Cattle Reproduction Management School

August 8 – 12 |  9 am – 3:30 pm
Learn how to increase your bottom line and improve the genetic potential of the cattle in your herd.
Register on Eventbrite:

SCGTA Pond & Mosquito Management Seminar

August 9  |  8 am – 12 pm
Join us to learn about how to manage ponds and mosquitos in our landscapes, both commercial and residential!
Register on Eventbrite:

Cooking with Herbs

August 10  |  3 pm – 4:30 pm & 6 pm – 7:30 pm
Learn more about flavoring your foods with herbs and spices!
Register on Eventbrite:

Budgeting: Smart Choices, Smart Money

August 11  |  9 am – 11 am
Learn how to control your spending, reduce expenses, different budgeting apps, and ways to save money.
Register on Eventbrite

Water Bath and Pressure Canning

August 11  |  6 pm – 8 pm
Learn the basics of canning and how to preserve your own food!
This class is full, please join the waitlist:

EmpowerU! Advocacy Training Program

August 15 – September 23  |  Hybrid program
Learn how to influence decisions, engage with decision-makers, and make a difference!
Register on Eventbrite:

Canning: Jams & Jellies

August 15  |  6 pm – 8 pm
Learn how to make your own jams and jellies!
Register on Eventbrite:

Urban Backyard Chicken Class

3rd Wednesday of the month | 10 am to 12 pm
Learn all about raising and caring for chickens!
Take the pre-test to register:

Child Passenger Safety Seminar

August 18  |  10 am – 12 pm
Learn how to install your child’s safety seat correctly. Eligible mothers may be able to purchase a car seat at a discounted rate.
Register on Eventbrite:

Florida Master Naturalist Program – Environmental Interpretation

August 19 – 27
Learn how to become a better environmental interpreter and educate others about Florida’s natural history.
Register online:

Canning: The Pickling Process

August 22  |  6 pm – 8 pm
Learn about the pickling process of cucumbers and more!
Register on Eventbrite:

Hunter Safety Class

August 27  |  9 am – 3 pm
Join us to complete your Hunter Safety requirements. Must have taken the online course before attending this class.
Register online:
Find the online course suited for you:

Soil Guardian Program

This is an ongoing program, sign up today!
Consider joining the Soil Guardian program to learn how to grow healthy plants and improve the water quality here in Brevard County!
Register on Eventbrite:

Child Safety Seat Checks

Available by appointment only
Schedule an appointment to have your child’s car seat checked, installed, or replaced!
Please call (321) 633-1702 or email to schedule an appointment

4-H Outdoor Skills Club

Dates vary, meets twice a month | 9 am to 10:30 am
Perfect for kids 8+ who want to learn archery, shooting sports, and outdoor skills!
Contact Gus Koerner to attend: (321) 633-1702 or email

Florida Friendly Fishing Guide

This is an ongoing program, sign up today!
Get certified to become a Florida Friendly Fishing Guide! This online certification course covers science-based techniques that ensure minimal environmental footprint of fishing.
Register online:
Scholarships available:

Download our August Class List


Posted: July 22, 2022

Category: Events
Tags: 4-H, Advocacy, Agriculture, Brevard County, Canning, Child Safety, Communication Skills, Community, Conservation, Cooking, Family, Family Safety, Finances, Fish, Fisheries, Florida Sea Grant, Gardening, Poultry, Shooting Sports, Sustainability

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