>Interested in becoming a Master Gardener? Courses begin this fall at the Anchorage District and Mat-Su/Copper River District offices. Register online for the Mat-Su/Copper River District class or add yourself to the interest list for the Anchorage District class. More information on the Master Gardener program can be found here.
>Extension will be hosting a certified food protection manager training on Sept. 30 in Fairbanks and Palmer. The training will also be offered via videoconference in Bethel, Juneau and Kodiak. The training will run from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and has a $200 fee, which includes one certification exam. Register online by Sept. 18. For more information call 907-474-2420 or view the flier.
>Extension is hosting a series of small business workshops in October and November. All nine workshops will be available live in Fairbanks, via videoconference in Anchorage or on your desktop computer. Each workshop has a cost of $25 and topics range from small business loans to mobile marketing and more. Registration is available online. See the flier for the complete schedule or contact Kathryn Dodge for more information at 474-6497.
>Marianne Kerr of the Anchorage District Office is teaching a workshop on Sept. 11 on volunteer management. This workshop will give you the knowledge of volunteer program management, plus tips and techniques for running a successful program. The cost is $25 and registration is available online. Call Marianne at 786-6305 for more information or with questions.