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.
Family Nutrition Program's mission is to increase the ability of individuals and families with limited resources to utilize their food dollars and stamps appropriately and to provide a safe meal environment. This mission is accomplished by providing free, informal, and easily accessible educational programs in the home and the community. These programs focus on developing knowledge and skills related to nutrition and meal planning; food purchasing, preparation, and safety; and resource managem
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.
The DeKalb Co. Extension Homemakers is an organization of clubs where their mission is to strengthen families through continuing education, leadership development, and volunteer community support. For more information about the Extension Homemakers or joining a club, call the DeKalb Co. Extension Office at (260) 925-2562.
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...
The DeKalb Co. Melody Makers are looking for new voices to join their choral group. You can belong to a group of women who love to sing their hearts out!
WEATHER - The purpose of the Weather project is to provide you the opportunity to learn about the weather, its effects and what causes it to change. And, you will learn to observe the weather and keep records on the changes using simple homemade and inexpensive weather instruments for observation.