Educational programs focus on strengthening individuals, families and communities by addressing critical issues and needs, such as teaching parenting skills, improving nutrition and health, managing family finances, addressing child care needs, and others.

 

 

FCS Programs and Information

 

Parenting Apart

ABOUT Books

Unlocking the Keys to Home Ownership

Unity OUTLET

Taking Charge of Your Chronic Illness

​Dining with Diabetes

Food Preservation

Walk Across Sumner

iCook 4-H Program

Seasonal Eating/Culinary 

​Family & Community Education Clubs

 

 

                                                       Click HERE to watch News Channel 5 TALK OF THE TOWN Tomato Apple Relish talkoftown.jpgRecipe

"This tomato-apple relish is sweet and particularly good poured over grilled hamburgers and sausages." 

 

6 cups ripe tomatoes                                1 cup cider vinegar
4 cups tart apples                                     1 cup raisans
4 cups finely chopped onions                     1 teaspoon salt
2 each red and green bell peppers             1 tablespoon mustard seed
3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar            1 1/2 teaspoons celery seed
1 teaspoon ground turmeric
 
Bring the mixture to a boil over high heat.  Reduce heat to medium heat, stirring frequently to prevent sticking, for 1 hour or until mixture is quite thick and all liquid has been absorbed.
 
Meanwhile prepare 4 pint-sized canning jars and process 10 minutes in boiling water bath canner.



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Contact Information 

 Allan, Theresa

Theresa Allan
Extension Agent III
Sumner County
+1 615 452 1423
tallan@utk.edu

 

 Crandall, Patricia
 
Patricia Crandall 
Admin Assistant
Sumner County
+1 615 452 1423
pcranda1@utk.edu 
 


Mendieta, Miguel Angel

Miguel Mendieta
Extension Agent-TNCEP/EFNEP
Sumner County
+1 615 452 1423
mmendie2@utk.edu

 

Jenny Biggs
EFNEP Program Assistant
Sumner County
+1 615 452 1423
jbiggs2@utk.edu

 

 FCE Club Schedule

Heritage fce Club

2nd Wednesday @ 10:00 am
 
Cottontown Fire Hall
 

Number One fce Club

1st Thursday @ 10:30 am
 
UT Extension Office
 

Oak Grove Neighbors fce Club

3rd Monday @ 10:00 am
 
UT Extension Office
 

Portland Homemakers fce Club

3rd Thursday @ 11:00 am
 
Member's Homes
 

Upper Sumner fce Club

4th Wednesday @ 10:30 am
 
Member's Homes
 

Friendly Mailbox Club

Does not meet