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Becoming a Beekeeping Family Cooperative Extension

Becoming a Beekeeping Family

Published by Forsyth County Cooperative Extention / October 18, 2021

Beekeeping can be a run family hobby or small business. Families that complete this free Zoom event on Tuesday, November 9 at 7:00 p.m. can potentially qualify for a free Honey Bee Kit with educational materials and hands-on activities. Registration begins on Monday, Oct. 18.

COVID vaccinations offered at County’s Fun Fest and other events Public Health

COVID vaccinations offered at County’s Fun Fest and other events

Published by Todd Luck / October 16, 2021

The Forsyth County Department of Public Health is offering COVID vaccinations at the health department and at Forsyth County Government’s Fun Fest and other community events. No appointment is required for community events.


Apply Online for Down Payment Assistance Community and Economic Development

Apply Online for Down Payment Assistance

Published by Bryn Lenkaitis / October 15, 2021

Forsyth County Community & Economic Development is excited to announce that citizens looking to purchase homes in Forsyth County may securely apply Online for Down Payment Assistance. The Application Portal is going LIVE Friday, October 15, 2021.

Forsyth County commissioners considering adding Precinct 905 to Commissioners District A Commissioners and Manager

Forsyth County commissioners considering adding Precinct 905 to Commissioners District A

Published by Todd Luck / October 11, 2021

Forsyth County commissioners are considering potential redistricting for commissioners districts within the county because of population changes shown in the 2020 Census. Any potential changes would only effect the districts for county commissioners in Forsyth County and not any other elected officials.


Autumn Tree ID Walk Cooperative Extension

Autumn Tree ID Walk

Published by Phyllis Smith / October 10, 2021

Join Extension for a free nature walk at Tanglewood Park on October 28 from 10:00 a.m. - noon and learn to identify native trees while enjoying fall colors at their best! Registration required.

Holiday Med Instead of Meds - Back by Popular Demand! Cooperative Extension

Holiday Med Instead of Meds - Back by Popular Demand!

Published by Virginia Alejo Lopez / October 7, 2021

Would you like to learn how to make healthier food choices to end 2021 on the right track and start 2022 the same way? Here is your chance! Back by popular demand, Holiday Med Instead of Meds Program Series.

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