The 23rd Annual Franklin County Horse Farm Tour will be Friday, Aug. 3. Morning tour starts at 7:30 a.m. with registration and concludes around 2 p.m. Three local horse farms in the county will be on the tour.
There is a small fee to attend the educational tour followed by lunch at the Extension Center in Louisburg.
Register to attend by calling the Extension office at 919-496-3344 or email email@example.com for more information.
The Franklin County Tourism and Development Authority will meet at 5:15 p.m. Monday, July 16, in the Greater Franklin County Chamber of Commerce Conference Room, 112 East Nash Street, Louisburg.
For additional information, contact Bob Sykes, chairperson, at 919-457-2942.
The Med Way
The Med Instead of Meds class series, to be held Aug. 3 - Sept. 14 (No class Aug. 17), will explore seven simple steps to eating the Med Way. Classes will be held at the Franklin County Cooperative Extension Office, 103 S. Bickett Blvd., Louisburg, from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Registration fee is $20. Registration deadline is July 31. You can register at: https://goo.gl/forms/DZoqy5MSs6KDMAuJ2.
For more information about Med Instead of Meds, contact Dominique Simon, Family & Consumer Science Agent, (919) 496-3344.
Self-published author Sydney Daniels will conduct a book signing on July 15 at 6 p.m. at 106 Justice St., Louisburg. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Daniels' writing journey, her first two books, and her new release, "This is Love," will be discussed. This event is free and open to the public.
The Franklin County Farmers Market, Shannon Village Shopping Center, Louisburg, opens Tuesday, Friday and Saturday at 9 a.m. Sweet corn, tomatoes, okra, peas, red and white new potatoes, sweet potatoes, sweet onions, bell peppers, hot peppers, squash, zucchini, also blueberries, blackberries and jams, jellies and pickles are available.
The monthly Bluegrass Jammin' will be Tuesday, July 17, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Person Place in Louisburg. Drop-in pickers welcome. Refreshments served.
For more information, call (919) 539-7868.