The 4-H Flower Sale is on for 2015! Again this year, 4-H clubs will share the proceeds for flowers sold 50/50 with 4-H Council. Be sure to place your order with any 4-H member or club by May 8th. Flowers and plants will be ready for pick-up on May 21st at Nagel's Garden House located at 1701 N. Indiana Avenue, Auburn (4:00-6:30 pm).
News Notes To Parents is a publication of Purdue Extension in Northeast Indiana. It is a very helpful resource for parents, childcare workers, agencies and anyone involved in the lives of infants and toddlers.
Now that you've gone to the Beef and Dairy Beef Steer and Unregistered Beef Heifer ID Day, it's time to enroll your animal in the 4-H Online system. The attached PDF will walk you through how to enroll the animal in the 4-H Online system.
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.
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!
Jason Henderson, Director of Extension, shared a sneak peek of a video highlighting the initiatives on which Purdue Extension will focus going into its next century of service (to educators at PDC). Click here to view this video...
Joining a local 4-H club is the first step in becoming involved in your 4-H community. Clubs can be organized by community or project, and generally meet on a monthly basis. Club meetings are a great place for members to share their work, plan community service programs and learn leadership and communication skills.