June 2023 Class List

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

Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance (LCLM) Pesticide License Workshop

June 2  |  8:30 am – 5 pm
Get certified in our LCLM training workshop!  CEUs are available and lunch is provided.
Register on Eventbrite: https://loom.ly/kVoTCXA

Child Passenger Safety Seminar June 2023

June 7  |  9 am – 11 am
Learn about correct selection, installation, and use of child restraints plus how child restraints work to protect children. Eligible mothers will be able to purchase a car seat at a reduced cost at the end of the class. Must provide proof of enrollment in WIC, Medicaid, or Florida Access Benefits.
Register on Eventbrite: https://loom.ly/EE-9SOE

Cooking in an Instant & Air Frying

June 7  |  2 pm – 4 pm & 6 pm – 8 pm
Join us to learn how to make breakfast-themed recipes in your pressure cooker or air fryer!
Register on Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/3Mf2glf

Be Healthy: Grow Your Own Food! 4-Week Class Series

June 19 – July 10  |  10 am – 12 pm & 6 pm – 8 pm
Learn how to grow your own vegetables, herbs, fruit, sprouts, micro-greens, and hydroponic lettuce!
Register for the Morning Class: https://bit.ly/3BkbqGM
Register for the Evening Class: https://bit.ly/3I1MZln

Bycatch Reduction Devices (BRDs) for Recreational Crab Traps

If you own a recreational crab trap and need a BRD, stop by our Master Gardener Desk during regular business hours. These BRDs are FREE and are designed to keep terrapin turtles out of your traps.
Available at the UF/IFAS Brevard Extension Office, Mon – Fri from 8 am – 5 pm (3695 Lake Dr., Cocoa, FL 32926); The Brevard County Farmers Market, Every Thursday from 3 pm – 6 pm (2500 Parkway Dr, Melbourne, FL 32935); or at the Titusville FWC office (1 A Max Brewer Memorial Parkway, Titusville, FL 32796).

Backyard Chicken Training Class

June 21  |  10 am – 12 pm
Learn all about raising and caring for chickens in urban environments!
Register on Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/3LNITOS

Ornamental and Turfgrass Pest Control Certification Review and Exam

June 27  |  8:30 am – 5 pm
Need an O + T license? If so, this class is for you! NO CEUs available. Strictly review and exam class. Not for current license holders.
Register on Eventbrite: https://loom.ly/MEkNBAY

2023-2024 Brevard County 4-H Market Poultry Project

July 18  |  6 pm – 8 pm
The 4-H market poultry project is an 8-month project whereby youth raise chickens which are auctioned off at the end of the project. There will be one optional class on July 18 and five required classes throughout the project.
Register on Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/42rGdgS

Florida Youth Naturalist Program Day Camp

July 19 – 21  |  9:30 am – 3:30 pm
Do you have a budding naturalist at home? If so, sign them up for our Florida Youth Naturalist Day Camp series! Over three days in July, we will explore three unique Florida ecosystems.
Register on Eventbrite: https://loom.ly/KgBsdYw

My Brevard Yard Site Visits

Available by appointment
Have your lawn and garden questions answered by our Master Gardener Volunteers! Soil samples will also be taken so you can receive an in-depth fertilizer recommendation.
Register on Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/3mKugDq

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

Commercial Landscape Site Evaluation

Available by appointment only
Having issues with your commercial landscape? Sign up today for a site evaluation to address your landscape management issues!
Register on Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/3jimEG3

4-H Outdoor Skills Club

Dates vary, meets twice a month | 9 am – 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

Download our June 2023 Class Flyer


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Posted: May 1, 2023

Category: Events
Tags: 4-H, Air Frying, Backyard Chicken, Bycatch Reduction Devices, Chicken Auction, Child Passenger Saftey, Child Safety, Commercial Landscaping, Cooking, Day Camp, Florida Friendly Fishing, Gardening, Pesticide, Pesticide Exam, Pesticide License, Poultry, Poultry Project, Pressure Cooking, Summer Camps, Turfgrass, Youth Development, Youth Naturalist

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