Come learn the basic steps of proper canning with University of Florida/IFAS agent Celia Hill at the Matlacha Community Center Wednesday, Jan. 29. Class starts at 10 a.m. and runs till 3 p.m. The cost is $30 per person / $40 per couple (cash or check only). Class is limited to nine participants. All participants must be registered by Friday, Jan. 24.
Registration includes one canning cookbook "So Easy To Preserve" from the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension.
Items to bring: 1) Apron 2) Potholders 3) Kitchen hand towels (please bring 2-3 towels to use during class and to wrap your canning jar to take home.)
You can also bring a lunch if you would like, we do have refrigeration if needed. Time will be available during some of the processing.
To pay by check: Make payable to LCOEAB (Lee County Overall Extension Advisory Board), and mail it to Lee County Extension, 3410 Palm Beach Blvd., Fort Myers, FL 33916 - Attn. CELIA
You can also pay by check at the Matlacha Community Center. Any questions, please call 239-283-4110.