APRIL 2018 Henderson County Family and Consumer Sciences Newsletter

Please check the current newsletter (link above) for Henderson County Family and Consumer Sciences events and information!

Henderson County Homemaker members - please check the "Homemaker" page of the current Henderson County Family and Consumer Sciences Newsletter for current club news and information!

Past Issues

For information shared at past programs, please check out the "Recipes From Past Programs" link. These are recipes and/or information and ideas from Family and Consumer Science programs held at the Henderson County Cooperative Extension Service.


Coming in March, April, and Early May- 

  • April 27 - Derby Tea - Our annual Derby Tea Party! 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Extension Education & Expo Center. Guest speaker and fashion show featuring accessories with a Derby flair from a local boutique. There is no charge, but you must pick up a ticket at the Extension Office (3341 Zion Road) prior to the event. Space is limited!
  • April 28 - OVAL Kitchen Tour - 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. - Info available on the OVAL website or give them a call at 270-844-2330
  • May 30 - Cool Summer Food- Choose your class time: 11:15 a.m. OR 5:15 p.m. Space is limited. You must call the Extension Office (270-826-8387) to register!

Taking Ownership of Your Diabetes - A series of four classes to learn what diabetes is and how to manage it. Classes will be on Wednesdays, May 2, 16, 23 and 30 in the Henderson County Extension Education & Expo Center from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. You must call the Extension Office at 270-826-8387 to register. Light snacks available, but feel free to bring your meal! This program sponsored by Henderson County Cooperative Extension and the Henderson County Diabetes Coalition.

Check back often for changes and more exciting events!


Doing some clean-up around your house and garage? You might be interested to know - 

Monthly/Weekly Programs -

  • DIABETES SUPPORT Group meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Extension Education & Expo Center Kitchen. April through September ONLY.
  • HAPPY KNITTERS Homemaker Club meet each Tuesday at 10 a.m. in the Conference Room in the Extension Education & Expo Center Conference Room.

Farmers Market - Visit them HERE on FaceBook - they post updates as to what is available! Market hours are 8 a.m. until sold out on Tuesday, Friday and Saturday. 

Recipes from Past Programs - These are recipes andl/or information and ideas from Family and Consumer Science programs held at the Henderson County Coopeative Extension Service.

Henderson County Emergency Management has replaced their CodeRed system with the HYPER-REACH System. The new systems is  in place and you may signup to be notified by your local emergency response team in the event of emergency situations or critical community alerts. Click HERE to go to the new notification system.

US Consumer Protection Agency's RECALLS.GOV website has current info on recalls pertaining to Consumer Products, Motor Vehicles, Food, Boats, Medicine, Cosmetics, Environmental Products. Click HERE for their website.

KyEDEN provides credible and reliable information relating to disaster preparedness and recovery.

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