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2015 Statewide Pesticide Safety Applicators Training
January 26 - 28, 2015
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Pre-registration is required
Pesticide Applicator Training sessions will be offered statewide in January and again in April. This three day training will cover the New National Core Manual, State of Alaska Core Manual Supplements, Alaska State Regulations, Math and other necessary resources.
Classes will be held in Fairbanks, Anchorage, Delta Junction. Kenai Peninsula and other areas as requested. Students are encouraged to pick up study materials after registration and become familiar with them prior to training sessions. Testing will be arranged after training sessions by district proxy.
Course cost is $55.oo per participant and covers all materials and testing. Registration online, pay by credit card at: https://bit.ly/ces-workshops. Registration by cash or check may be available through your local CES Office. Course materials are also available at your local CES Office. More information on Pesticide Safety Education can be found on our website: http://www.uaf.edu/ces/ah/psep
For more information call Janice Chumley at 907-262-5824
"Try it Once!"
You are invited!
The Central Peninsula Change Club encourages you to try new ways of exercising by providing opportunities to "Try it Once!" This new program introduces and encourages investigating new physical activities before committing to them long term.
Check back often, a different activity will be offered each month!
For more information on this new program call Linda Tannehill at 262-5824.
MEETING ROOM POLICY
The CES meeting is available for the Kenai Peninsula faculty or staff working with collaborators. We require that the room be reserved five days in advance. If the time of use requested is after hours, a mamber of the Kenai Peninsula faculty must be present for the durationof the meeting.
Kenai Peninsula Flooding Information and Assistance
For up to date information on flooding on the Kenai, please go to the Office of Emergency Management website below
Timely Topics & Featured Pubs
Have you heard on the radio or read in the newpaper that Cooperative Extension on the Kenai Peninsula is now offering you an easier way to access information that can have a positive inpact on you and your families lives.
Come into the office to see the wide variety of researched based information offered year round.
IT'S A GREAT WAY TO "KEEP LEARNING FOR LIFE!"
Click below for the featured publications for January
Neighbor to Neighbor Class Series
In an effort to encourage Alaskans to eat locally grown, produced, or gathered food and minimize energy consumption, the Neighbor to Neighbor series engages Extension volunteers to extend the reach of Cooperative Extension Service Sustainable Living programming.
Master Gardeners, 4-H Youth Development Leaders, Family & Community Education members and other community volunteers teach classes on raising animals for food and fiber; growing, harvesting and preserving fruit and vegetables; and techniques for living lightly on the land.
Neighbor to Neighbor classes offer local citizens the opportunity to share their knowledge and skills with their communities.
Interested in sharing your sustainable living knowledge with your neighbors?
Contact the Cooperative Extension Service, 907.262.5824.
STRONGWOMEN LIVE LIFE
StrongWomen Live Life highlights Alaskan women who celebrate living a healthy lifestyle in the Greatland. These are women who apply their workouts to everyday living.
"I started and continue to exercise and teach others to exercise because of the proven benefits to each and everyone!" Mary Olson"
CHECK BACK FOR OTHER STRONGWOMEN WHO LIVE LIFE!
If you would like to nominate someone for StrongWomen Live Life, contact Linda Tannehill at email@example.com
Rally Day, Public Presentations, Educational Display
Friday, March 13 & Saturday, March 14, 2015
Check back for more details at a later date
4-H Leader Training
Calling all 4-H Leaders on the Kenai Peninsula! There is a new mandatory leader training for the 2014 -2015 4-H year.
If you would like to be a 4-H leader, complete the new leader training for 4-H Leaders on the Kenai Peninsula and pass the attached quiz with a score of 90 percent or better. The new training will be available soon on the Kenai Peninsula 4-H District website.
Call Jason Floyd at 262-5824 for additional information.
Kenai Peninsula Extension Office
Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
Centrally located on the Kenai Peninsula, this district arm of the School of Natural Resources and Extension (SNRE), serves communities large and small. We are the public service educational outreach for the University of Alaska Fairbanks, bringing research based information to you.
43961 K-Beach Rd, Suite A Soldotna, AK 99669 (Same building as Fish and Game)
Phone: 907-262-5824 Fax: 907-262-3939
We are "Learning for Life!"
Home, Health and Family Developement
Agent: Linda Tannehill, firstname.lastname@example.org
Nutrition Educator Amorette Payment, email@example.com Agriculture and Horticulture
Agent: (in hiring process)
Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
Research Technician: Janice Chumley, firstname.lastname@example.org
4-H and Youth Development
Agent: Jason Floyd, Jfloyd1@alaska.edu
Find us on Facebook! Administrative Assistant Lisa Burkhart, email@example.com
Office Manager/Administrative Assistant Vicki Heinz, firstname.lastname@example.org