Page 18— The Brownsville States-Graphic, Thursday, October 7, 2010
4-H Spotlight Tiffany Thomas National 4-H week is a great time to remember our past, present and future. This year is the 100th anniversary of Extension and 4-H in Tennessee. This year has been busy. Programs on nutrition, health, science, engineering and technology have been a focal point for 4-H clubs. Highlights this summer included an Outdoor Meat Cookery team, a Lifeskills team, and a Consumer Judging team. Summer camp was exciting in Columbia, Tennessee. Trips to the Agri-Center were taken with youth from the Parks and Recreation to enjoy Tim Robert’s presentation of “Cowboy Up,” “Package to Seed,” and “Discover the Forest.” Drug prevention programs and computer Mark and Latamara, students at Sunny Hill Elementary and Haywood Junior High School competed in 4-H technology programs were implemented with youth Life Skills in Jackson, TN. at the Boys and Girls Club. Walter Dirl represented the Extension staff at National Night Out. The following are the dates for our first 4-H clubs of the new school year: - October 11, 12 and 13 at Sunny Hill Elementary School - October 20 and 22 at Haywood Junior High School - October 26 and 27 at East Side Elementary School - First Friday of every month is our home school club In addition, we are offering SEED, a critical thinking program using games and teamwork, to the after school program for middle school youth. Please call 731-772-2861 for more information on programs we offer for youth. UT/TSU Extension offers programs in agriculture and natural resources, 4-H youth development, family and consumer sciences, and resource development. The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture and county governments cooperate. UT Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. We are looking forward to another great year.
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