Pies will be ready for pick-up on Saturday, Nov. 21 from 3:00 to 6:00 pm.at the Exhibit Hall. People are needed to sort pie orders prior to pick-up...please contact Ed Shepperd at 260-705-3005 to let him know you can help. Click this link for the pie baking instructions...
Calling all 4-H members - here is your chance to participate in a YouTube Video Contest. You can work together as a club, a small group or on your own...to plan, script, shoot, edit and post a video to YouTube by January 1, 2016.
The DeKalb Co. 4-H program begins its enrollment drive for 2016 from October 1 to January 15. If you are a returning 4-H member, click here to find the re-enrolling instructions and a link to 4Honline.com to re-enroll and update your family profile. If you are new to 4-H, click here to find more information about the 4-H program and instructions for enrolling online.
Stay informed with Purdue Extension - DeKalb County's newsletter, "The Extension Edge." Find out what is happening in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Health and Human Sciences, and 4-H Youth Development. If you would like to have the newsletter emailed to you or to come by mail, contact the Extension Office at (260) 925-2562.
News Notes To Parents is a publication of Purdue Extension in Northeast Indiana. Our goal is to support all parents, grandparents, caregivers and teachers with practical researched information that will help you get your infants, toddlers and children ready to learn, stay healthy and be active. More and more research supports that the first three years of life are the most critical in providing a learning environment for children.
FOODS - The Foods project is designed to help youth have fun in the kitchen as they prepare different foods, do fun experiments, and go on fact-finding missions. 4-H members will learn from the six major categories: healthy food selection, smart food purchasing, food safety and science, food preparation, food preservation, careers, and food around the world.
New for 2015!
Beekeeping has been added to our list of projects in 4-H this year! Check out what is involved with raising bees, beehive care, how to extract and bottle honey, and more!