2018 Home Canning Series

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*Canceled- Due to Hurricane*

N.C. Cooperative Extension is holding a series of home canning classes from 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. at the Camden County Senior Center. Each class requires a $15.00 class fee. Check out the dates and descriptions below. Each class offers a hands-on experience!

Learn to Can logo image2018 Class Schedule

Salsa – August 29

In this class, participants will be preparing two types of salsa, Spicy Tomato Salsa and Papaya-Pineapple Salsa, which will be preserved using a water bath canner.

Fruit Butters – September 12

In this class, participants learn how to preserve and prepare apple and pear butter. Fruit butters are thick, smooth spreads flavored with fruit and spices. Once the butters are made a water bath canner will be used to preserve them.

For an introduction to food preservation, view our free, online Canning 101 Class. Pre-registration is required. You can register online or contact the office at 252-331-7630 Class size is limited and reservations are confirmed upon receipt of class fee. Payments can be made in person at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Camden County Center or by mailing a check made payable to “Camden County” to PO Box 129 Camden, NC 27921. Please include in your check memo line the name of the class(es) you wish to attend. For a complete list of upcoming cooking classes, visit the What’s Cooking page.

For more information or accommodations for persons with disabilities please contact Olivia Jones at 252-232-2262 or email olivia_jones@ncsu.edu no later than ten business days before the event.