"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, encourage healthful choices, and identify resources to extend income."

Gina Noe, FCS Agent

Gina Noe
Madison County Extension Agent
for Family & Consumer Sciences

859-623-4072 or gcnoe@uky.edu

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Annual Meeting 2019

Madison County Extension Homemakers Annual Meeting Luncheon

Tuesday, April 23, 2019—10:00 a.m.


Cost is $15.00—Catering by Ann:  Boxed lunch includes a choice of a Chicken Salad sandwich or a Vegetarian sandwich, with Oriental salad, fruit cup, cookie and beverages.

Registration starts at 9:00 am, and the meeting begins at 10:00am. Cultural arts will be available for viewing before and after the meeting, starting at 9:00 am. There will be musical entertainment during the luncheon. Door prizes will also be given away.

You do not need to belong to a club to attend, we encourage all our Mailbox members to come as well. Please plan to carpool as parking is limited.

Tickets are not issued for this event, but you will be registered as soon as we receive your reservation form and check, money order, or online payment.

Registration Deadline is April 15th.

NOTE:  If you order more than one type of lunch, please indicate who is getting which sandwich under Merchant Notes, as your nametag will have your lunch choice indicated on it. Also indicate the name of your guest if you register more than one individual. If you or your guest needs special seating arrangements please let us know under Merchant Notes. If you have any questions, please call us, 859-623-4072.

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Current Extension Homemaker Newsletter

The Family and Consumer Sciences Department has compiled a list of publications and resources to help if you find yourself struggling because your income has been interrupted.
Click here for more information or follow the link on the left of this page, "Resources for Consumers Whose Income is Interrupted".

Register for the 2019 Sewing Expo. Visit https://www.facebook.com/itssewfine/ for more information. Click here for a complete registration packet!

Sewing Expo

Prediabetes 2019

$1,000 Madison County Extension Homemaker Scholarship

The Madison County Extension Homemaker Association is offering a scholarship in the amount of $1,000.00 to a local student to provide assistance for their college education. The recipient must be a graduating senior of a Madison County High School or graduating homeschooler and plan to major in Family & Consumer Sciences, Agriculture, or Horticulture. This is a one-time award, a new senior is selected each year.

If you have seniors who would be interested in applying, please have them complete and return the enclosed application form by April 1, 2019 to the Madison County Extension Education Center, P. O. Box 270, Richmond, KY 40476-0270.



Bluegrass Area Fall Craft Festival

is set for November 8-9, 2019

Deadline for submitting craft sample to your county office is prior to April 19, 2019!

Click here for a Class Information Sheet

to turn in with your sample

Class Information Sheet


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