Purdue Extension Office of Floyd County in conjunction with Empire Comics and Games is featuring a series designed to spark the interest of 4-H members in grades 3-12 to the elements of COMIC DRAWING! Participants will learn techniques of
character creation, posing, storyboarding, and inking.
Purdue Extension Floyd County has openings for two part-time Office Assistants. Good communication skills, proficient in Microsoft Office and database skills are a must. A high school diploma is required. Position pays $9.00 per hour. Occasional evening and weekend hours. Attire is business/office. Applications available at Purdue Extension Floyd County, 3000 Technology Ave., L2110, New Albany during office hours of 8:00-4:00 Monday-Friday.
The Floyd County Indiana 4-H Golf Scramble Fundraiser will be held this year on August 14, 2016 at Valley View Golf Course in Floyds Knobs. Registration for the scramble will be from 1:00 - 1:45 pm. Dinner/prizes start at 6:30 pm. Individual cost is $115, Team of four is $400, or Sponsor a hole for $100. Registration form RSVP by July 29.
A workshop for new and aspiring farmers to learn more about high tunnels, hoop houses, food safety for animal production, beginning farmer resources, and many other topics. The free workshop will be noon-7:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 20 at Purdue Polytechnic-New Albany. The workshop is sponsored by Purdue Extension, Indiana AgrAbility, and the Local Growers Guild.
A workshop covering Climate System, Earth's Energy Budget and the Greenhouse Effect, Climate Variability and Global Warming, Climate Data, Changes in the Climate System, Adaptations and Mitigation, and Action and Impacts is being held on Tuesday, September 27 from 6:30 - 8:30 pm at the Purdue Technology Center, New Albany.
Join a Floyd County 4-H Club! Read more about which club best fits the interests of you and your child.
Thank you to these generous Pollinator Day Sponsors: Sunnyside Master Gardeners, Southern Indiana Botanical Society, Eco Tech, Purdue Research Park of Southeast Indiana, Kenny & Flo Schneider, Diana & Stuart Coleman, Tony & Kathy Stewart, Spring Valley Beekeepers, New Albany Honey & Apiary, Georgetown Optimist Club, Purdue Polytechnic New Albany, Jay C Food Store, Justin Graphics LLC, Smith Creek, Burpee, Cornucopia Farm LLC, Kindred Rolling Hills, Nick & Lesa Smith, Callie Potts, Gina Shaffer.