Hosted by Purdue Agriculture, Boiler Bridge is a statewide series of free, open-to-the-public events that help college-curious youth and parents learn more about all fields of study at Purdue University and showcase local Purdue Extension programs.
The 4-H Enrollment period is October 1- January 15! Don't wait to enroll, and find more instructions here. Want to win a prize? Enroll before November 1 to have your name in the drawing. You can also get chances to win if you help recruit other members. Just email Lesley (firstname.lastname@example.org) to tell who you recruited. When they enroll, your name will be added to the drawing.
Nature or Nurture? When it comes to bringing new children into the family, both the life experiences & culture of the caregiver carry as much influence as those of the kids. Find out how Purdue Extension in Lawrence & Brown counties helped foster parents learn to better navigate culture!
Indiana 4-H has three exciting volunteer trainings coming up. Whether you are a seasoned volunteer or thinking about becoming a volunteer, we have a session for you. Topics will include Robotics, Livestock, Science, Judging 4-H Projects, and How to Make the 4-H Experience Educational. Check out this post to find the best fit for you.
Indiana 4-H is offering day long workshops on a variety of topics so members and non-members can experience a little bit of 4-H. Topics are being added constantly, and current offerings include: Creepy Science and Electric.
Save the date and start dusting off your talent! The Annual Lawrence County 4-H Performing Arts Festival will be April 4. Come perform with your club, a group, and an individual act. All 2017 Lawrence County 4-H members are invited to participate in the 4-H Performing Arts Contest.
If you want to honor the family while building and transitioning your family farm business, there are important decisions and actions to take. This upbeat, interactive workshop, presented by Jolene Brown, CSP, will provide information about successful leaders and managers of legacy farms/businesses. Jolene's presentation, "The Positives of Passing It On," will be held on Saturday, December 10, 2016.