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  1. Thursday, April 24, 2014
    1. Commissioner's Briefing
      2:00 PM - Forsyth County Government Center
  2. Monday, April 28, 2014
    1. Social Services Board
      11:30 AM - 741 N. Highland Avenue, 5th Floor Conference Room
    2. Commissioner's Meeting
      6:00 PM - Commissioner's Meeting Room - Forsyth County Government Center
  3. Thursday, May 01, 2014
    1. Commissioner's Briefing
      2:00 PM - Forsyth County Government Center

County News

  1. Volunteers Encouraged to Apply

    Volunteers Encouraged to Apply

    The Forsyth County Board of Commissioners will consider the following volunteer board appointments at their regular scheduled meeting on March 24, 2014.

  2. Spring Plant Sale at the Arboretum at Tanglewood Park

    Spring Plant Sale at the Arboretum at Tanglewood Park

    Join us at the Arboretum Spring Plant Sale, April 22 –April 26 from 10am to 2pm daily. We have a great selection of plants and educational seminars daily at 11am.

  3. Training to be Offered to Goat and Sheep Producers

    Training to be Offered to Goat and Sheep Producers

    Piedmont Regional Goat & Sheep Producer Training will be held at the Guilford County Extension Barn on May 5, 2014.

  4. Eating Healthy for an Active Lifestyle: TIP for Combining Good Eating Habits and Exercise

    Eating Healthy for an Active Lifestyle: TIP for Combining Good Eating Habits and Exercise

    Living a health lifestyle involves balancing healthy eating with exercise. Read more to learn how to eat healthy for an active lifestyle.

  5. Motorcycle Ride to Benefit Special Olympics of North Carolina

    Motorcycle Ride to Benefit Special Olympics of North Carolina

    The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office and Enforcers Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club invite you to ride on May 3rd, 2014.

  6. Forsyth County Announces Availability of HCCBG Funds

    Forsyth County Announces Availability of HCCBG Funds

    Forsyth County announces the availability of up to $1,646,711 of Home and Community Care Block Grant funds for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2014 and ending June 30, 2015.

  7. National Public Health Week Highlights Disaster Preparedness

    National Public Health Week Highlights Disaster Preparedness

    Emergency preparedness is not only for Californians, Midwesterners and Gulf Coast residents. Most communities may be affected by several types of hazards during a lifetime. Read more to learn about to prepare you, your families, and your community during emergencies.

  8. Forsyth County Register of Deeds to Accept Larger Plats for Recording

    Forsyth County Register of Deeds to Accept Larger Plats for Recording

    Effective March 2014, Forsyth County Register of Deeds will accept for recording, plats larger than 18” x 24”. Our office was approached recently by a representative from the North Carolina Society of Surveys (NCSS) asking if we would consider recording these larger plats. Up until now we were only recording 18 x 24 inch plats.

  9. Master Gardener Volunteers to Hold Statewide Conference

    Master Gardener Volunteers to Hold Statewide Conference

    The public is invited to attend the Extension Master Gardener Volunteer's conference May 5-7, 2014 which is being held at the Hawthorne Inn & Conference Center in Winston-Salem. Many of the educational sessions will be of interest to gardeners.

  10. Tanglewood Park Farmers Market

    Tanglewood Park Farmers Market

    Forsyth County is pleased to announce that Tanglewood Park will be the host site for a farmers market. The Tanglewood Park Farmers Market is sponsored by Forsyth County and the Village of Clemmons and operated by Tanglewood Farmers Market Volunteer Group organized by the Village of Clemmons.

  11. The Health Consequences of Smoking—50 Years of Progress: A Report of the Surgeon General

    The Health Consequences of Smoking—50 Years of Progress: A Report of the Surgeon General

    After 50 years of progress in tobacco control and prevention, smoking remains the single largest cause of preventable disease and death in the United States.

  12. Monthly Adult Education Seminars to be held at the Arboretum & Gardens at Tanglewood Park

    Monthly Adult Education Seminars to be held at the Arboretum & Gardens at Tanglewood Park

    Seminars about gardening and landscaping are held at the Arboretum & Gardens at Tanglewood Park and are hosted by Forsyth County Cooperative Extension and Extension Master Gardener Volunteers. Come join us and learn something new for 2014!