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January--Radon Action
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Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that is invisible, odorless, and tasteless. Radon is released harmlessly from the ground into outdoor air, but it can accumulate and reach harmful levels when trapped in homes and buildings. Radon test kits available from NCCES-McDowell County Center in January. We are open 8:30-12pm and 1-5pm.

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Would you or someone you know like to learn more about the aspects of gardening and landscaping and then use that knowledge to help others? If the answer is yes, the Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program is for you.

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Be a volunteer for your community. In the Extension Master Gardener program you learn about home horticulture and you have the opportunity to spread that knowledge to others in our MORE »

Stink Bugs! They’re here!

At this time of year, the days grow shorter and the adult stink bugs decide it's time to call it quits and start looking for places to pass the MORE »

Plant a Row for the Hungry

Attention McDowell Vegetable Gardeners: We suffer from obesity and food insecurity in McDowell County.  I encourage gardeners to plant an extra row or just a few extra plants and share their harvest with MORE »

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McDowell Honey Bees' Bee SchoolSat Jan 31 - Sat Jan 31, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
McDowell Technical Community College, 54 College Drive, Marion, NC 28752, United States
— 2 days away
Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Association Board MeetingMon Feb 2, 2015
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
Extension Conference Room. 60 East Court Street, Marion, NC 28752
— 4 days away
Historic Marion Tailgate Market Vendor MeetingMon Feb 2, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
Marion Depot. Depot St, Marion, NC, United States
— 4 days away
WBRM 1250 AM Radio ProgramTue Feb 3, 2015
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Where:
Tune in to WBRM 1250 AM
— 5 days away
Timber Tax Update for the 2014 Tax Year WebinarThu Feb 5, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
http://www.forestrywebinars.net/
— 1 week away
McDowell Honey Bees' Bee SchoolSat Feb 7 - Sat Feb 7, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
McDowell Technical Community College, 54 College Drive, Marion, NC 28752, United States
— 1 week away
Old Fort ECA meetingMon Feb 9, 2015
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Where:
Old Fort United Methodist Fellowship Hall, 273 S Catawba Av, Old Fort, NC 28762
— 2 weeks away
McDowell Cattlemens MeetingMon Feb 9, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Bethel Baptist Church, 205 Bethel Church Road, Marion, NC 28752, United States
— 2 weeks away
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