Extension Connector Newsletter - December 2014
The Extension Homemakers Clubs are sponsoring an Adult & Youth Open Class in Home Economics at the county 4-H Fair. This event is open to any adult or youth (including 4-H members & others) who is a present resident of Clay County or who is a member of a Clay County Extension Homemakers or 4-H Club, if residing out of the county. The committee is urging all interested people to enter.
The "Fantastic Foods" curriculum series is designed to help youth have fun in the kitchen as they prepare different foods, do fun experiments, and go on fact-finding missions. The curriculum is designed around six major categories: healthy food selection, smart food purchasing, food safety and science, food preparation, food preservation, careers, and food around the world.
A total of five pieces are available in the series. The four youth activity guides: Six Easy Bites (grades 3-4), Tasty T
With the transformation outside associated with the leaves changing color, pumpkins and chrysanthemums showing up in yards, and
harvest taking place, now is a great time to enjoy the outdoors in Clay County. You can enjoy the outdoors while getting involved in the
different programs offered by Purdue Extension or by visiting any of the wonderful state parks or recreational facilities located in West Central Indiana with your family. Did you know that the first state park in Indiana