Calendar & Events

Spring Lawn tune-up

[ May 2, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. May 4, 2013; 9:00 am to 10:30 am. ] Learn about what you can do to get your lawn looking its best.  We will cover the different types of turf grasses, fertilizing, weed control, and pests.

Thursday, May 2, 2013  ~ 6:30-8:00 pm
Jessie Brock Community Center
310 N Dillard St
Winter Garden, FL  34787

Saturday, May 4, 2013   ~  9:00-10:30 am
Orange County Extension Education Center
6021 S Conway Rd
Orlando, […]

Elder Law Seminar

[ May 14, 2013; 8:30 am to 10:30 am. ] Free seminar
Learn about Legal Issues Impacting Seniors
Marks St. Senior Center
99 Marks St
Orlando, FL 32803
Light breakfast included
Attendance is free, but space is limited
Please call 407−422−3017 for reservations.
Click here for more information.

Central Florida Investor Fraud Summit

[ May 15, 2013; 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. ] Featured Speakers:  Federal & State Law Enforcement Representatives & Financial Regulatory Authorities

Featured Topics:
Stolen Identity Refund Fraud
Common Fraud Schemes
Fraud Trends in Central Florida
Reporting Fraud
Reverse Mortgage Schemes
Investment Schemes
Victim Rights

Florida A&M University- College of Law
201 Beggs Ave
Downtown Orlando

Space is limited

Please call to register – 407-648-7569

Shade Gardening

[ May 15, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. May 18, 2013; 9:00 am to 10:30 am. ] Trees offer a welcome relief from Florida’s intense sun, but there is certainly an art to gardening in the shade.  Carefully designing where and when shade occurs is a first step, and by focusing on plant selection and placement.  This class will cover how to use color effectively in deep shade to make those darker […]

Integrated Pest Management in the Home Vegetable Garden

[ May 16, 2013; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. May 25, 2013; 9:00 am to 10:30 am. ] Learn about integrated pest management from the first steps of identifying the pest, determining if there is a need for control, and the best environmentally friendly control method to use for disease and insect problems in the home vegetable garden.

Thursday, May 16, 2013   ~6:00-7:30 pm
Jessie Brock Community Center
310 N Dillard St
Winter Garden, FL  34787

Saturday, May […]

Florida Friendly Landscaping Principles

[ May 21, 2013; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ] The Florida Friendly Landscaping principles help protect our natural resources, use less water, will save you money, and are aesthetically pleasing.  Learn how to choose the right plant, use your irrigation system efficiently, fertilize and manage pests appropriately.

Free class

Pre-registration is required – register at

Jessie Brock Community Center
310 N Dillard St
Winter Garden, FL  34787

What to do in the Summer Home Vegetable Garden

[ May 22, 2013; 10:00 am to 11:30 am. ] What to do in the vegetable garden in the summer?  With the high humidity and high temperatures, there is alot that can be done in the vegetable garden.  Some vegetables will do well, some will be a challenge.  Learn to work with the season in the Central Florida vegetable garden.

Wednesday, May 22, 2013   ~10:00-11:30 am
Orange […]

Live Webcast Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Dementias

[ May 22, 2013; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Live Webcast
1 CEU Provided
Evacuate or Shelter in Place?
Hurricanes, Long-Term Care, and Providing for People with Alzheimer’s Disease

Presenter: Janelle J. Christensen, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.A.
The Miami Area Geriatric Education Center will provide a free educational session via live webcast on risk reduction strategies, for health care professionals, caregivers assisting people with Alzheimer’s Disease, and Related Dementias […]