2018 Home Canning Series-Camden

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Learning to can logo imageN.C. Cooperative Extension of Camden County is holding a series of home canning classes from 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. at the Camden County Senior Center. Each class requires a $15.00 class fee. Check out the dates and descriptions below. Each class offers a hands-on experience!

2018 Class Schedule

Salsa – August 29: In this class, participants will be preparing two types of salsa, Spicy Tomato Salsa and Papaya-Pineapple Salsa, which will be preserved using a water bath canner.

Fruit Butters – September 12: In this class, participants learn how to preserve and prepare apple and pear butter. Fruit butters are thick, smooth spreads flavored with fruit and spices. Once the butters are made, a water bath canner will be used to preserve them.

For an introduction to food preservation, view our free online Canning 101 Class. Pre-registration is required. You can register online or contact the office at 252-331-7630. Class size is limited and reservations are confirmed upon receipt of class fee. Payments can be made in person at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Camden County Center or by mailing a check made payable to “Camden County” to PO Box 129 Camden, NC 27921. Please include in your check memo line the name of the class(es) you wish to attend. For a complete list of upcoming cooking classes, visit the What’s Cooking Currituck page.

For more information or accommodations for persons with disabilities please contact Olivia Jones at 252-232-2261 or email olivia_jones@ncsu.edu no later than ten business days before the event.

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Photo of Olivia Jones, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionOlivia JonesArea Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences (252) 232-2261 (Office) olivia_jones@ncsu.eduCurrituck County, North Carolina
Updated on Aug 2, 2018
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