Thays Flores
County Extension Agent for Family & Consumer Sciences

REMINDER:
If the county school system is closed due to inclement weather, homemaker activities will be cancelled.

Goal of FCS Program:
The goal of the Family & Consumer Sciences Program is to improve the quality of life for individuals and families.  We address the challenges of critical issues affecting people's daily lives in a changing environment.  Programs focus on economic, social and physical well-being of our clients.  We strengthen personal and family relationships, ecourage healthful choices, and identify resources to extend income.

For questions regarding the Family & Consumer Sciences program or homemaker clubs, please contact the Estill County Extension Office at 606-723-4557, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  We also welcome you to visit our office located at 76 Golden Court (off Stacy Lane Road next to the Senior Citizens Center).

 


October

  • Homemakers Advisory Council - October 2nd at 12:30 p.m.
  • Crafternoon at Estill Co. Public Library - October 11th
  • Area Cultural Arts Entries due October 24th
  • Bluegrass Area Homemakers Annual Meeting, October 27th, Bourbon County Fairgrounds
  • Leader Lesson:  Eating for Your Eyes - October 30th, 12 noon
  • Day of the Dead program - October 31st at 5:00 p.m.

November

  • Homemakers Advisory Council - November 6th, 1 p.m.
  • Bluegrass Area Craft Festival - November 10th & 11th, Madison County Extension Office
    Crafts                 Registration
  • Cooking Around the World - Monday, November 13th, 5:30 p.m.  This month's focus will be Panama
  • Food, Decor and More for the Holidays - November 17, Fayette County Extension Office flyer
  • Turn in Homemakers' dues by November 30th

December

  • Homemaker Christmas Extravaganza "The Night Before Christmas", Monday, December 4th, 5;30 p.m.
    There will be no Homemaker Advisory Council meeting in December.
  • Cooking Around the World - Tuesday, December 5th, 5:30 p.m.  This month's focus will be Zimbabwe


Resources

Kentucky Women's Health Registry



OTHER RESOURCES

Estill County Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program

Estill County Health Department - 365 River Drive, Irvine - 723-5181

Estill County Public Schools

Estill County Public Library

Estill County Center for Pregnancy & Parenting - 126 Kentucky Avenue, Irvine
723-0184 - estillccpp@windstream.net

Estill County Food Bank - 723-9786

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