Friday, January 26 from 6-9 p.m.
The 3rd Annual 4-H Chili Cookoff, hosted by the Sorrento Renegades, will take place at the Lake County Extension Center, located at 1951 Woodlea Road, Tavares. Tickets are $5 to sample chili or $10 to enter a pot in the contest. To reserve a spot in the cookoff, call 407-319-1543. It is recommended to bring cash for raffles and the silent auction. 4-H is America’s largest non-formal educational program for youth, annually reaching approximately 6.5 million young people. The educational programs help children develop inquiring minds, learn practical skills, strengthen decision-making abilities and improve communications and interpersonal relationships. In the Florida 4-H program, youth are provided opportunities for awards, trips and scholarships.
For additional details, contact the UF/IFAS Extension in Lake County at 352-343-4101 or visit www.lake.ifas.ufl.edu. The mission of the UF/IFAS Extension in Lake County is to develop knowledge in agricultural, human and natural resources and to make that knowledge accessible to sustain and enhance the quality of human life. The Extension service provides free consultations, as well as educational programs on a variety of subjects.