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Cooperative Extension Announces 2019 Better Living Series Workshops

Jan 08, 2019

Cumberland County Cooperative Extension is proud to announce the 2019 Better Living Series workshops. A variety of workshops are offered including workshops for gardening, cooking and canning.


The two workshops scheduled in January will be held at the Cumberland County Cooperative Extension office, located at 301 E. Mountain Dr., Fayetteville.


The workshop Water Bath Canning: Simple Cinnamon Apple Syrup will be held Jan. 24 from 9 a.m. until 12 noon. Participants will learn about basic water bath canning and make a jar of delicious cinnamon apple syrup. The $10 registration fee is due by Jan. 18. Class size is limited.


The workshop Growing Orchids will be held Jan. 24 from 12 noon until 1:30 p.m. A local orchid expert and an Extension Master Gardener Volunteer will demonstrate proper ways to grow beautiful orchids. The $10 registration fee is due by Jan. 18.


For a complete list of 2019 Better Living Series workshops and a registration form, go to For more information, contact Susan Johnson at 910-321-6405 or email


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