Alzheimer's disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disorder that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills, and eventually the ability to carry out the simplest tasks. We talk about the local Alzheimer's Association and their upcoming events including a benefit concert.
Want to know how to can fruits, vegetables and more? Vincent Webb has all of the facts.
Anna Beth Willams tells you everything you need to know about strawberries
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Cheryl talks about the history and mission of the Greensboro Urban Ministry and tells about their big fundraiser, Dining Out For Hunger which involves over a hundred participating Triad restaurants.
Shameca Battle teaches financial literacy and she is here today to tell us about a free online program called PowerPay to help get you out of debt
Melanie Buckingham tells us about this unique branch of the Library system and the big Earth Day celebration for 2019. Plus the Great American Clean-Up
There is a lot of new information about upcoming 4-H programs and Peggie Lewis Joyce has all of the details
Vincent tells us about the new Extension Master Food Volunteer Program
February is American Heart Month. Jennifer tells us about the origin and mission of the AHA and some of the strides made in heart health due to the research dollars raised by the AHA. She also talks about some the events coming up in February for Heart Month.
Joey Hilburn is the President and Founder of The Grown Ups Benefit, an organization that raises money to help people with financial hardship brought on by a health crisis.
Maya Franklin, the External Communications Manager with the American Red Cross Blood Services talks about the current emergency shortage of blood and how you can help.
Sarah Lanse, Marketing Specialist with Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina talks about the mission of Triad Goodwill and they help people with job training and placement
Jordan James from the NC Cooperative Extension Service tells us about the EFNEP program and how it can help out young people in the area
Hanna Smith from the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service talks about some big changes coming in the Master Gardener Program in Guilford County
Emily Parks, Board Member and Event Chairperson for the Triad Lunge Forward event and Di Ann Smith, lung cancer survivor talk about lung cancer and the Lung Cancer Initiative Group.
Vincent Webb is from the North Carolina Cooperative Extension service. Vincent is going to talk with us today about Apples. The health benefits of apples, the many ways you can prepare them and lots more facts about apples.
Todays program features Shameca Battle. Shameca is the Family and Consumer Sciences Extension Agent with the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service in Guilford County. Shameca is going to talk with about how to get ready for the upcoming holidays without breaking your personal bank.
Scott Herrick - North Carolina Director of Public Policy, Alzheimer's Association and Steve Dozier - Co-Chair of Walk to End Alzheimer's, Guilford County. Scott and Steve talk to us about the current status of Alzheimer's today. How this disease affects individuals and families and what kind of medical advances are being made to fight this disease. We’ll also talk about the upcoming Walks to end Alzheimer's in both Guilford and For... Read more
Today's program features Quina Weber Shirk. Quina is a county Extension Agent in charge of community and school gardens She also brought with her today Synclaire Kenner a new intern at the North Carolina Cooperative Extension agency in Guilford county.