Class on drying, freezing and canning
Surry Community College will have a class titled Drying, Freezing and Canning Methods at its Pilot Center, 612 E. Main St., Pilot Mountain.
The class will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 13. Students will learn the best way to preserve items from their gardens for the winter.
The cost is $20 and preregistration is required. For more information, call 336-386-3618.
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