Home and Community Education Corner
Suwannee County HCE
Next Yard Sale
Home and Community Education (HCE) members are volunteers. The mission of the HCEs is to strengthen individuals, families and communities.
HCE members also have many opportunities to continue their education, develop leadership skills, and participate in community action -- as well as enjoy the social and cultural aspects of their clubs.
Club Meeting Times
The HCE yard sale will again be held on Saturday, October 3 on the grassy area in front of the Extension office. Last time it was a big
success! Tables may be purchased through the Extension office for $10 apiece, so tell your friends! It is a great way to clean your house and make a little cash! Please save your ―treasures‖ for this council fundraiser, October 3, 2009.
Happy Homemakers Club meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 9:30 a.m. at the Extension Office. For more information contact Joan Stanton at 386-658-1107
Pleasant Hill HCE Club meets on the 2nd Monday of the month at 10:00 a.m. at the McAlpin Community Center. For additional information contact Donna Wade at 386-963-3516.
For HCE Council Information contact Claudia Smedley at 386-364-6026.
HCEs are making a quilt for a fund- raiser. Don’t forget to finish your square(s). July 10 will be a day to sew, sew, sew!!
The Suwannee County HCE Council will be hosting District II HCE members for a planning meeting to be held on May 15 at the Suwannee County Extension Office. The District II members will be planning for their annual meeting to be held in January 2010.
Don’t forget to make a room reservation for the 85th Anniversary of the HCE State Conference ―Falling for HCE‖, October 6-8, 2009. This year it will be held at the Hilton in Altamonte Springs. Room rates are $94. Hotel reservation and Conference registration deadline is September 14, 2009