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Family and Consumer Sciences

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About the Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS) program
Food is the common thread that ties our lives together – we all eat! Family and Consumer Sciences agent Eleanor Frederick works with Alamance County citizens of all ages in the areas of nutrition, food safety, and home food preservation. With cooking demonstrations, hands-on workshops, 4-H camps and more, there’s something for everyone in Family and Consumer Sciences.

There’s always something going on with FCS! Check out available programs here on our website and sign up for our monthly FCS email updates.

Questions? Contact Eleanor Frederick, Alamance County Family and Consumer Sciences agent, via email at or by calling (336) 570-6740.