November and December 2023 Class List

Join us at the UF/IFAS Brevard Extension office for some fun learning experiences! Make sure to follow us on Eventbrite to be notified by email whenever we post a new class:

Florida Seafood at Your Fingertips

October 30 | 1 pm – 3 pm & 6 pm – 8 pm

Join us at the UF/IFAS Extension office to learn how to cook different types of seafood!

Register on Eventbrite:

Canning: Jams & Jellies

November 4 | 9 am – 11:30 am

Join us to learn how to make your own jams and jellies! All materials are provided.

Register on Eventbrite:

ServSafe Food Handler’s Class and Exam

November 13 | 9 am – 5 pm

Become a certified ServSafe Manager today! We conduct a comprehensive training that provides the most up-to-date information and current regulations.

Register on Eventbrite:

Backyard Chicken Training Class

November 15 | 10 am – 12 pm

Learn all about raising and caring for chickens in urban environments!

Register on Eventbrite:

Cooking in an Instant at the South Mainland Library

November 30 | 1 pm – 3 pm

Come join us at the South Mainland Library in Micco to learn some fun new recipes for your pressure cooker and air fryer! This is a hands-on cooking class and you will need to pre-register. Please sign up at the Circulation Desk or call the South Mainland Library.

For more information, visit:

Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance (LCLM) Pesticide License Workshop

December 12 | 8:30 am – 5 pm

Join us for our in-person workshop that is needed to apply for the 482 LCLM certification exam.

Register on Eventbrite:

Pasture Management for Livestock and Horses

December 12 | 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

Join us for a full day of presentations and hand-on activities to learn best practices for pasture management.

Register on Eventbrite:

Ornamental and Turfgrass Pest Control Certification Review and Exam

December 19 | 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:

Spring into Fitness

Registration opens in December!

Local cities, organizations, and community groups in Brevard County are challenging their citizens to get involved in a healthy competition! Families are encouraged to participate together in this FREE eight-week challenge and track their minutes of exercise. The winning team will be awarded “Most Fit Team”.

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).

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:

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:

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 November 2023 Class List


Avatar photo
Posted: October 23, 2023

Category: Events
Tags: Bycatch Reduction Devices, Canning, Charcuterie, Charcuterie Board, Cooking, Crab Traps, Dehydrating, Fishing, Florida Friendly, Food, Food Preservation, Food Safety, Freezing, Horses, Livestock, My Brevard Yard, MyBrevardYard, Pasture Management, Poultry, Pressure Canning, Seafood, Site Visits, Soil Improvement, Urban Farming

Subscribe For More Great Content

IFAS Blogs Categories