October 2022 Class List

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

Water Bath and Pressure Canning

October 1  |  10 am – 12 pm
Learn the basics of canning and how to preserve your own food!
Register on Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/3DDT8TF

You Can Brew It Too! – Tea Workshop

October 4  |  3 pm – 4:30 pm & 6 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us to learn about the different types of tea, how to prepare them, and more!
Register on Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/3QAgNqI

Cooking in an Instant & Air Frying

October 5  |  12 pm – 2 pm & 6 pm – 8 pm
Join us to learn some fun recipes for your pressure cooker and air fryer!
Register on Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/3Bkz31U

Bite-Sized Science

October 6  |  12:30 pm to 1 pm
Learn about NOAA’s Phytoplankton Monitoring Network and how Florida Sea Grant is implementing the program, with a focus on the Treasure Coast region’s network.
Register online: https://bit.ly/3MMEsDQ

Commercial Landscape Site Evaluation

Available by appointment
Have issues with your commercial landscape? We can assess your turf, landscape plants, and tree health.
Register on Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/3Alu2Xu

Florida Master Naturalist Program – Upland Systems

October 8 – November 19
Learn about the habitats, wildlife, and conservation issues of Upland Systems in Florida – Hardwood Forests, Pinelands, Scrub, Dry Prairies, Rangelands, and Urban Green Spaces!
Register online: https://bit.ly/3S2tCeq

Preserving Foods: Freezing & Drying

October 13  |  6 pm – 8 pm
Learn how to preserve foods in the freezer or through the drying process.
Register on Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/3BF5UzQ

Green Industries Best Management Practices (GIBMP) Workshop

October 17  |  9 am – 4:30 pm
The GI-BMP program is the prerequisite for applying for the Limited Urban Fertilizer Applicators Certificate from FDACS.
Register on Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/3RY3vWz

Child Passenger Safety Seminar

October 18  |  2 pm – 4 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: https://bit.ly/3qBXgf0

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: https://bit.ly/OCchickenclass

Budgeting: Smart Choices, Smart Money

October 20  |  2 pm – 4 pm
Learn how to control your spending, reduce expenses, different budgeting apps, and ways to save money.
Register on Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/3DvjZ3Q

Hunter Safety Class

October 22  |  9 am – 3 pm
Join us to complete your Hunter Safety requirements. Must have taken the online course before attending this class.
Register online: https://bit.ly/3Lbpu9L
Find the online course suited for you: https://bit.ly/2YjLLwf

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 brevard@ifas.ufl.edu 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 gkoerner@ufl.edu

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: https://bit.ly/3oAi3il

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: https://bit.ly/3xWyxqk
Scholarships available: https://bit.ly/3OwxW45

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Posted: September 23, 2022


Category: Events
Tags: 4-H, Air Fryer, Bite Sized Science, Budgeting, Canning, Car Seat, Chicken, Child Safety, Commercial Landscaping, Dehydrator, Fertilizer, Fertilizer Application, Finances, Fishing Guide, Florida Master Naturalist Program, FMNP, Marine Science, Preserving Food, Pressure Canning, Pressure Cooker, Soil Improvement, Tea, Tea Making, Upland Systems, Urban Farm, Water Bath Canning, Youth Development


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