Animal Services announces expanded hours
at shelter, new directional signs to facility
In an effort to enhance customer service, the Lake County Animal Services Division announced that they will now be opening the Animal Shelter every Saturday of the month. This expands the shelter hours to 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays, and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.
June 18, 2013
Lake County Extension’s ‘Chicken University’
to offer tips on raising, preparing poultry
The UF/IFAS Lake County Extension will host a small-scale poultry workshop, “Chicken University,” from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 25 at the Lake County Agricultural Center, 1951 Woodlea Road, Tavares.
June 18, 2013
SBDC’s ‘Business Plan Writing Made Easy’ class to assist entrepreneurs
The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UCF-Lake County, funded by Lake County and residing in Lake County’s Business Opportunity Centers, is offering a hands-on seminar intended to help entrepreneurs and business owners compose successful business plans.
June 13, 2013
Lake County to host 2 learning sessions on Tourism Capital Projects Funding
The Lake County Economic Development & Tourism Department will host two application learning sessions for the Capital Projects Funding Program. Both sessions will take place at the Lake County Agricultural Education Center’s auditorium, 1951 Woodlea Road, Tavares. The session dates are from 2 to 4 p.m. June 24, or 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 9.
June 12, 2013
County Food Drive collects more than 2.5 tons of goods for children in need
At a Monday-morning press conference, Commissioner Sean Parks thanked the Lake County government, as well as the community, for goods donated during the Annual Backpack Food Drive. The Lake County Board of County Commissioners, in partnership with the Constitutional Officers, the Public Defender’s office and the State Attorney’s office, collected a total of 5,014.73 lbs. of food.
June 10, 2013
County promotes local businesses with ‘Discover Lake’ discount-card program June 7, 2013
Prescription drugs, hazardous waste to be collected June 20 at Lowe’s in Clermont June 7, 2013
Chairman Campione to speak at ceremony honoring veterans at East Lake Community Library June 7, 2013
Pine Forest Park offers opportunity to see Florida’s only endemic bird species June 4, 2013
Companies seeking to fill hundreds of positions at South Lake Job Fair June 4, 2013
2nd Annual Wings and Wildflowers Festival to explore exotic locations in Lake County June 4, 2013
Park rangers seek help surveying bird species at The Pasture Reserve May 29, 2013
Prescription drugs, hazardous waste to be collected in Clermont May 29, 2013
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