Welcome to Jefferson County Extension
Providing practical information and educational programs to empower citizens and enhance their quality of life.
Brown Evergreens? You're not alone!
April's cold weather killed many flower buds and caused freeze damage on evergreens.
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Summer camp has begun; a few spots left
Our award winning ENOR environmental education and Science Explorers day camps began June 10 with 150 happy campers! There are still a few openings for camps which run until July 19. Click here for camp details.
Hepatitis A Warning
May 31 - An outbreak associated with locally purchased frozen berries. Link here to the Colorado Department of Public Health.
Food Safety Training
Jefferson County Extension is hosting a ServSafe Food Safety course on Wednesday, June 26 from 8 am-6 pm. Food safety training is required for all Cottage Food producers. Registration deadline is Friday, June 21. For fees and other information, contact Mary Snow firstname.lastname@example.org - 303-271-6620.
Preserve your crops!
A variety of food preservation classes will be held in Boulder and Arapahoe counties from May-October. Check out the brochure for details.
Native Plant Master Program 2013 schedule
Would you like to learn more about the beautiful plants that grow in nature? Take a Native Plant Master class and get to know the plants of Colorado... See 2013 NPM offerings!
Plant Diagnostic Clinic
Jefferson County CSU Extension empowers county citizens and enhances their quality of life through education, innovation and excellence in service.
- 2013 Native Plant Master classes
- Discover Staunton State Park - half-day hike - June 23
- ServSafe Food Safety Course - June 26
- Native Seed Production Tour & Pollinators Class - June 27
- Living on a Shoestring Budget - July 17 - Watch for details!
- Teaching Your Children Money Skills for Life - July 31 - Watch for details!
- Extension Mini-Workshops at the Jefferson County Fair, 4-H BBQ, Youth Market & Exhibits - August 9-11
- 4-H and Youth Development Adult Leader Volunteers
- Colorado Master Gardener Volunteers
- Native Plant Master Volunteers
(click on the bold numbers to see the events for that day)