Volunteers invited to participate in Earth Day cleanup
Lake County’s Parks & Trails Division is inviting nature enthusiasts to celebrate Earth Day by helping plant flowers and cleanup debris from 9 – 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 22 at Marsh Park & Boat Ramp, 36545 Yale Retreat Road, Eustis.
April 17, 2015
UF/IFAS Extension offers the Homeowner Education Landscape Program
The University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) Extension in Lake County is hosting the Homeowner Education Landscape Program (HELP), a 3-class program as part of the Florida Friendly Landscaping Series. The nine-hour educational program will be held from 9 a.m. – noon on April 29, May 6 and May 13 at the Lake County Agricultural Center, 1951 Woodlea Road, Tavares.
April 14, 2015
Budget workshop regarding Fire Rescue to be held April 21
The Lake County Board of County Commissioners is continuing to host several budget workshops through the end of June on various topics related to governmental operations. On Tuesday, April 21, Commissioners will hear a presentation on Fire Rescue.
April 13, 2015
3-part series offered on improving bone health
The University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) Extension in Lake County is offering a three-part series on improving bone health. Presented by Julie England, Family and Consumer Sciences Extension Agent, the Build Your Bones Osteoporosis Education classes will be held from 10 a.m. – noon on April 21, April 28 and May 5 at the Lake County Agricultural Center, 1951 Woodlea Road in Tavares.
April 13, 2015
Lake County teams up with Leesburg to collect unwanted household hazardous items and medication
The Lake County Solid Waste Division, in partnership with the Leesburg Police Department, is encouraging Lake County residents to dispose of unwanted household hazardous materials and medications in a safe and environmentally conscious way at an upcoming collection event.
April 10, 2015
LakeXpress public transit offers convenient travel to and from Leesburg Bikefest April 10, 2015
‘Put Pain in its Place’ class offered to teach participants to get arthritis pain under control April 10, 2015
Job seekers, manufacturing businesses invited to career fair April 8, 2015
Parks & Trails to host spring open house events, mini-courses and annual plant sale at PEAR Park
April 7, 2015
Lake County launches new tourism website featuring “Real Florida. Real Close.” branding
April 7, 2015
Lake County to host learning session on tourism Capital Projects Funding April 6, 2015
3 online seminars to focus on improving finances April 3, 2015
Mock DUI crash to be hosted at South Lake High School to coincide with prom season
April 1, 2015
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