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Cooperative Extension Offers January Better Living Workshops

Jan 16, 2018

Fayetteville, N.C. – Cumberland County Cooperative Extension announces the Better Living Series Workshops “Plunge Into Pruning” and “Super Bowl Snack Ideas” in January. Both workshops will be held at the Cumberland County Cooperative Extension Office, located at 301 E. Mountain Dr., Fayetteville.


The workshop Plunge Into Pruning will be Jan. 26 from 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. Participants will learn the what, when, why and how of dormant plant pruning in the garden. Classic plants that shine during the winter will be featured. The $10 registration fee is due by Jan. 24.


The workshop Super Bowl Snack Ideas will be Jan. 30 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Attendees will discover some classic favorite snacks with a healthy twist just in time for the big game. The $10 registration fee is due by Jan. 26. Class size is limited so early application is encouraged.


For additional information, contact Susan Johnson at 910-321-6405 or email


For a complete list of the 2018 Better Living Series workshops and the Better Living Series Registration form, visit


For accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact Lisa Childers at (910) 321-6880 no later than five business days before the event.



North Carolina Cooperative Extension is a strategic partnership of NC State Extension, The Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T State University, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA-NIFA), and local government partners statewide. Extension delivers research-based education and technology from NC State and N.C. A&T that enriches the lives, land and economy of North Carolinians. Extension professionals in all 100 counties and the Eastern Band of Cherokee provide educational programs specializing in agriculture, youth, communities, health and the environment.