The 2016 Pawpaw Festival will be Saturday, August 27 from 10am - 1pm at the Forsyth County Agriculture Building, located at 1450 Fairchild Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27105. This year’s festival will offer cooking demonstrations by local chefs, vendors of pawpaw fruit and trees, presentations by authors and pawpaw growers, tours of the Pawpaw Orchard at the Cooperative Extension Demonstration Gardens, and the ever-popular pawpaw ice cream!
The Forsyth County Board of Commissioners will consider the following volunteer board appointments at their regular scheduled meeting on September 26, 2016.
Notice of Meeting of the 2016 Board of Equalization and Review
Notice of Monthly Meeting of the Forsyth County Board of Social Services
The North Carolina Association of County Agricultural Agents presented the 2016 Service To Agriculture Award to Mr. Edgar Miller, the chair of the Forsyth County Cooperative Extension Advisory Council. Edgar has served his nation, state, and community through his leadership and dedication. This award honors the sacrifices Edgar made in order to offer a lifetime of service to the agricultural industry.
The health department has revised their fee schedule, and it is effective as of September 1, 2016. The purpose of charging fees is to increase resources and use them to meet residents' needs in a fair and balanced way. Please read more for a complete listing of the revised fee schedule.