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Thursday, 04/17/2014

Logger First Aid & CPR
(08:00 AM - 03:00 PM)

National Safety Council Standard First Aid, Adult CPR and AED training. This course is required every two years for NHPLP certification and re-certification. Additionally, special focus will be logging injury prevention and a new logging site informational form. Class size is limited. Please sign up early.

There will be a 30 minute break for lunch, please bring a lunch with you.

 

8.0 PLP Certification Credits

6.5 Category 2 Forester Licensing Credits

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Location

  • Bridgewater Town Hall, 297 Mayhew Highway, Bridgewater, NH,

Bone Builders
(09:00 AM - 10:00 AM)

Tuesdays and Thursdays. Enjoy the company of other seniors, and maintain bone health through strength and balance classes. 

Location

  • Newmarket Recreation Center, 1 Terrace Drive, Newmarket, NH, 03857

State Advisory Council Meeting
(09:00 AM - 02:30 PM)

Monadnock Room at Granite State College

Location

  • Granite State College - Concord, 25 Hall Street, Concord, NH, 03301

Spring Sprayer Calibration Meeting
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)

A meeting for both small and large scale commercial farming operations. 2.5 pesticide re-certification credits (private and commercial). No pre-registration necessary, please arrive at 9:30 AM to sign in.
• Review sprayer calibration options and how to calibrate sprayers into an Integrated Pest Management program.
• Discuss the 2014 weed management and herbicide recommendations for corn, forages and vegetables.


Agenda
9:30 AM: Registration
10:00 AM: Discussion and hands on presentation on how to calibrate a boom type sprayer. Presenter: George Hamilton, Extension Field Specialist, Hillsborough County
11:30 AM: Weed Management and Herbicide Recommendations for Corn, Forages, and Vegetable Crops. Presenter: Daimon Meeh, Extension Field Specialist, Rockingham County
12:30 PM: Certificate of Attendance distribution

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Location

  • Woodman Research Farm, 70 Spinney Lane, Durham, NH, 03824

Nutrition Ninjas Meet the Mat
(04:00 PM - 05:30 PM)

Thursdays: January 30 - April 17 (no class during school vacation). Join us on the yoga mats, and learn about healthy food choices by taste-testing nutritious, delicious snacks. Each session emphasizes the importance of healthy eating, physical activity, and food safety through hands-on learning activities. Open to Lamprey River Elementary School students enrolled in the afterschool program.

Location

  • Lamprey River Elementary School, 33 Old Manchester Road, Raymond, NH, 03077

Tree & Shrub Pruning Demo - New London
(05:30 PM - 07:30 PM)

UNH Cooperative Extension's Food & Agriculture Field Specialists, Amy Papineau and Margaret Hagen, will lead discussion and demonstration of pruning techniques for a variety of ornamental trees and shrubs in the landscape. Learn the when, why, and how of pruning flowering trees, everygreens, shrubs, and more!

We will be holding more ornamental tree and shrub pruning demonstrations throughout the state this spring. View the Statewide Tree & Shrub Pruning Demo flier for details.

 

 

Please come dressed for the weather, as these events will be held outside, rain or shine. We invite you to bring your pruners and loppers.

 

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Location

  • New London Town Common, Main Street, New London, NH, 03257

Stitching and Sewing
(06:00 PM - 08:00 PM)

Love to sew? Want to learn how? Have a project you need help starting or finishing? Come have fun and sew with Judy, Joe, and friends! Join us on Thursday nights from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Rockingham County 4-H office in Brentwood.


We’ll provide the machines - we also have fabric, notions, and supplies to share. You bring your ideas, your projects, your sewing enthusiasm, and we’ll work together! All levels welcome - beginner to advanced.

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Location

  • UNH Cooperative Extension, Rockingham County, 113 North Road, Brentwood, NH, 03833

4-H Coös County & Essex County Fair Premium Meeting
(06:00 PM - 08:00 PM)

All Coös County & Essex County 4-H members and leaders welcome.   We will review the 4-H Lancaster Fair Premium List and make suggestions for updates. 

 

 

Location

  • Coos County UNHCE Office, 629A Main Street, Lancaster, NH, 03584-9612

Rockingham County Next Step Teen Club
(06:30 PM - 08:30 PM)

The Next Step Teen Club is a Club open to youth ages 13 and up from anywhere in Rockingham county or nearby. The club meets twice a month and participates in some additional events and activities.

Location

  • UNH Cooperative Extension, Rockingham County, 113 North Road, Brentwood, NH, 03833

Hillsborough County Advisory Council Meeting
(07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)

Location

  • Hillsborough County Nursing - Auditorium, 400 Mast Road, Goffstown, NH, 03045

Master Gardener Program - Community Gardens in our Area
(07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)

Join Sullivan County Master Gardener, Kit Hawkins along with Jan Lambert, editor of The Valley Green Journal, and Lionel Chute, Director of Sullivan County Natural Resources, for this information session on Community Gardens in Our Area.

 

This program is free and open to the public. Pre-registration is requested. Please contact Dawn Bozogan at Sullivan County UNH Cooperative Extension at dawn.bozogan@unh.edu or call 603-863-9200.

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Location

  • Claremont Savings Bank, 145 Broad Street, Claremont, NH, 03743

Friday, 04/18/2014

UNH & NH 4-H Equine Weekend
(All day)

Friday -

8:00am-2:00pm - UNH Equine Science Program Equine Education Day

3:00 pm - Tour of the UNH Campus

5:00 pm -  Field Trip to Local Vet Clinic or Barn

7:00 pm - Dinner and Evening Activities

Saturday -

8:00 am - NH 4-H Horse Judging & Hippology Contest

 

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Location

  • UNH - Thompson School of Applied Science, 291 Mast Road, Durham, NH, 03824

Deadline: Rockingham and Strafford County 4-H Garment Judging
(All day)

Saturday, 04/19/2014

UNH & NH 4-H Equine Weekend
(All day)

Friday -

8:00am-2:00pm - UNH Equine Science Program Equine Education Day

3:00 pm - Tour of the UNH Campus

5:00 pm -  Field Trip to Local Vet Clinic or Barn

7:00 pm - Dinner and Evening Activities

Saturday -

8:00 am - NH 4-H Horse Judging & Hippology Contest

 

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Location

  • UNH - Thompson School of Applied Science, 291 Mast Road, Durham, NH, 03824

NH 4-H Horse Judging & Hippology Contest
(All day)

Location

  • UNH - Thompson School of Applied Science, 291 Mast Road, Durham, NH, 03824

4-H Beef Field Day
(All day)

Demonstrations on Fitting, Clipping, Showmanship, Judging

Open to all 4-H members in NH.

 

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Location

  • Cheshire Fairgrounds, Route 12, 247 Monadnock Highway, Swanzey, NH, 03446

Beach Cleanup
(09:00 AM - 10:30 AM)

Location

  • North Hampton State Beach, Route 1A, North Hampton, NH, 03862

Time to Grow Home Garden Workshop Series
(09:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Location: Room 122. 

Grow a bountiful garden this year with these hands-on workshops sponsored by UNH Cooperative Extension and Great Bay Community College! 

8 Saturdays with 16 Workshops
Morning Session..........9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Afternoon Session.......12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Saturday, March 15 
1 – Vegetable & Fruit Garden Planning
2 – Starting Transplants from Seed

Saturday, March 22 
3 – Healthy Soil for Happy Plants and Higher Yields
4 – Garden Fertility (must attend the morning session)

Saturday, April 5 
5 – Cover Crops & Green Manures, Composting
6 – Container & Raised Bed Gardening

Saturday, April 19 
7 – Weeds, Pests and Disease
8 – Growing Apples and Pears

Saturday, April 26 
9 – Growing Stone Fruit (Peaches, Plums and Cherries)
10 – Blueberries, Raspberries and Strawberries

Saturday, May 3 
11 – Growing Your Favorite Vegetables; Tomatoes, Peppers and Eggplant
12 – Growing Your Favorite Vegetables; Root Crops, Greens, Squash, Beans & Peas

Saturday, May 10 
13 – Season Extension
14 – Building an Inexpensive Greenhouse

Saturday, August 23 
15 – Storing Your Harvest
16 – Closing Up Your Garden

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Location

  • Great Bay Community College - Portsmouth, 320 Corporate Drive, Portsmouth, NH, 03801

Vernal Pool Walk: Frogs, Salamanders and Shrimp, Oh My!
(10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

Join UNH Cooperative Extension Field Specialist and vernal pool enthusiast Emma Carcagno on a walk at the Pawtuckaway River Reservation. We'll take a look at a handful of vernal pools located on the property in search of the fascinating critters that call these unique wetlands home. We won't be venturing far off trail, but please wear appropriate footwear and clothing for the weather.  

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Location

  • Pawtuckaway River Reservation, Epping, NH, 03042

Beach Cleanup
(10:00 AM - 11:30 AM)

Location

  • Hampton Beach, Hampton Beach, NH, 03842

Tree & Shrub Pruning Demonstration - Concord, NH
(10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

This event will be led by special guest, David Seavey, and UNH Cooperative Extension's Food & Agriculture Field Specialists, Amy Papineau and Margaret Hagen, will lead discussion and demonstration of pruning techniques for a variety of ornamental trees and shrubs in the landscape. Learn the when, why, and how of pruning flowering trees, everygreens, shrubs, and more!

We will be holding more ornamental tree and shrub pruing demonstrations throughout the state this spring. View the Statewide Tree & Shrub Pruning Demo flier for details.

 

Please come dressed for the weather, as these events will be held outside, rain or shine. We invite you to bring your pruners and loppers.

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Location

  • Merrimack Superior Court, 163 North Main Street, Concord, NH, 03301

Blueberry Pruning and Apple Grafting Demonstration
(10:00 AM - 01:00 PM)

Registration for this event is now closed.  We have reached maximum capacity.

 

This demonstration - led by Bill Lord, UNH Cooperative Extension Fruit Specialist, Emeritus - will answer your questions and demonstrate apple grafting and blueberry pruning techniques.

 

This will be an outdoor event.  Please dress appropriately for the weather.

 

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Location

  • Windy Ridge Orchard, 1775 Benton Rd., North Haverhill, NH,

Beach Cleanup
(11:00 AM - 12:30 AM)

Location

  • Pierce Island, 99 Peirce Island Road, Portsmouth, NH, 03801

Time to Grow Home Garden Workshop Series
(12:00 PM - 02:00 PM)

Location: Room 122. 

Grow a bountiful garden this year with these hands-on workshops sponsored by UNH Cooperative Extension and Great Bay Community College! 

8 Saturdays with 16 Workshops
Morning Session..........9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Afternoon Session.......12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Saturday, March 15 
1 – Vegetable & Fruit Garden Planning
2 – Starting Transplants from Seed

Saturday, March 22 
3 – Healthy Soil for Happy Plants and Higher Yields
4 – Garden Fertility (must attend the morning session)

Saturday, April 5 
5 – Cover Crops & Green Manures, Composting
6 – Container & Raised Bed Gardening

Saturday, April 19 
7 – Weeds, Pests and Disease
8 – Growing Apples and Pears

Saturday, April 26 
9 – Growing Stone Fruit (Peaches, Plums and Cherries)
10 – Blueberries, Raspberries and Strawberries

Saturday, May 3 
11 – Growing Your Favorite Vegetables; Tomatoes, Peppers and Eggplant
12 – Growing Your Favorite Vegetables; Root Crops, Greens, Squash, Beans & Peas

Saturday, May 10 
13 – Season Extension
14 – Building an Inexpensive Greenhouse

Saturday, August 23 
15 – Storing Your Harvest
16 – Closing Up Your Garden

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Location

  • Great Bay Community College - Portsmouth, 320 Corporate Drive, Portsmouth, NH, 03801

Monday, 04/21/2014

Cooking Matters for Teens
(03:30 PM - 05:30 PM)

Mondays: March 19 - May 5 (no class during April school vacation). Conquer the kitchen! Learn cooking basics and how to feed your body the fuel it needs to have energy throughout the day. We will cover healthy foods for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, as well as smart snacking and healthy choices when eating out. Open to Seabrook Middle School afterschool participants.

Location

  • Seabrook Middle School, 256 Walton Road, Seabrook, NH, 03874

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