Welcome to the
Izard County Arkansas
Cooperative Extension Service
We are part of the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service’s statewide network and the University of Arkansas System’s Division of Agriculture. Our mission is to provide research-based information through non-formal education to help all Arkansans improve their economic well-being and the quality of their lives. Whether it is agriculture, 4-H, health and living, or community development, the Izard County Extension Office is at your service!
What's Happening Now in Izard County Extension!
Mediterranean Cooking Classes
The mediterranean diet is a lifestyle approach to healthy eating that includes a balanced variety of foods and daily exercise. The Mediterranean diet includes an abundance of seasonally fresh fruits and vegetables; legumes and nuts; whole grains;and fish; with small amounts of poultry and meats. Two cooking classes will be offered to the public.
The classes will be led by County Extension Agent Karla Dement and Ozarka Culinary
Instructor Alden Griffus.
To Register Online click here!
View the Mediterranean Cooking School Flyer!
Eastern Mediterranean Class Western Mediterranean Class
October 13th, 2016 October 20th, 2016
Class location: Ozarka College in Melbourne
Culinary Classroom in the John E Miller Building
Registration by: October 7th, 2016
Registration Fees are:
- $25.00 per class under the age of 60
- $20.00 per class over the age of 60
Receive a $5.00 off the second class if enrolling for both!
Training Led By: Michael Paskewitz, Staff Chair