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Cochise

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  The University of Arizona Cooperative Extension of Cochise County has been serving area residents since 1914 through educational programs. We represent a unique three way partnership of the United States Department of Agriculture, the University of Arizona and Cochise County to provide local citizens access to the Land Grant University System. Our roots in communities help us understand local needs and put university expertise and connections where they can make a difference – improving lives and communities. 

  The University of Arizona Cooperative Extension of Cochise County has been serving area residents since 1914 through educational programs. We represent a unique three way partnership of the United States Department of Agriculture, the University of Arizona and Cochise County to provide local citizens access to the Land Grant University System. Our roots in communities help us understand local needs and put university expertise and connections where they can make a difference – improving lives and communities. 

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Cochise County - Willcox
450 S Haskell Ave
85643-2790 Willcox, AZ
Phone: 520-384-3594
Fax: 520-384-3681
Cochise County - Sierra Vista
1140 N Colombo Ave
85635-2390 Sierra Vista, AZ
Phone: 520-458-8278 x2141
Fax: 520-626-2492
Cochise County - Bisbee
66 Brewery Ave
85603 Bisbee, AZ
Phone: 520-366-8148

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The University of Arizona Cochise County Cooperative Extension will be presenting a FREE Workshop on “Child Nutrition & Managing Food Allergies

The University of Arizona Cochise County Cooperative Extension will be presenting a Prenatal/Breastfeeding Mothers Nutrition class at the Sierra Vi

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May 8th, 2014 UA Campus Agricultural Center

Rainwater System Design Class, Saturday, April 26th 9-11:30am at the UA Sierra Vista Campus. Registration required 520-458-8278 x2141

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National Volunteer Week ~ April 6th - 12th Thank a volunteer this week! Volunteers are the heart and soul of 4-H. National Volunteer Week offers an opportunity to acknowledge our volunteers' unwavering dedication to the 4-H Youth Development Movement. Research shows that volunteers are the key to positive youth development because of their longtime mentorship of 4-H youth.

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It’s Water Awareness Month! And here’s what we’re doing in April to celebrate!
* A Challenge to save a gallon a day in April! Can you do it?
* This Wed, April 2: When and how much should I water? Presentation in Bisbee, 5:30 – 6:30 pm next to the Water Wise office on Brewery Ave.
* Friday, April 4: Water harvesting hands-on workshop at SV City Hall. Contact Dan Coxworth at Dan.Coxworth@sierravistaaz.gov ASAP if you want to participate –it’s free education!
* Sat. April 5 is our big event at the Mall at Sierra Vista from 9 am to 2 pm. Here are the details:
Where: The Mall at Sierra Vista in the Sears Parking Lot and inside!
*Come with your family and bicycles to kick off the “WaterCycle Ride”! From 9am to 12pm Interactive, educational signs along the ride. Take a quiz to enter for prizes! This easy 5-mile route can be ridden, walked or jogged at any time and uses a multi-use path. Start at the Sears parking lot to get your quiz card.
*Leaky House: see how many leaks a house can have and how much it leaks!
*Bicycle Rodeo: learn how to ride a bicycle safely while having fun!
*Bike Helmet Give-Away: The Sierra Vista Fire Department will be fitting and giving away helmets.
*And so much more!
More information http://waterwise.arizona.edu/

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