4-H Club Schedules for September – December 2014

Holmes County 4-H Club Meetings TENTATIVE DATES for Sept. – Dec. 2014: Archery:             Beginners – 1st Tuesday of each month, 3:30 – 5:30 PM, Jim’s House             Advanced – 1st Friday of each month, 3:30 – 5:30PM, Jim’s House                                – 3rd Friday of each month, 3:30 – 5:30PM, Jim’s House             September …

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2nd Annual 4-H Day at LEGOLAND


LEGOLAND is sponsoring the 2nd Annual 4-H Day at LEGOLAND on Saturday, September 20th – just in time for 4-H Club Kickoffs!  Florida 4-H families will be able to purchase tickets to LEGOLAND theme park for $30.00 each (regular price is $75.00).  In addition, $5.00 from every ticket sold will go to the Florida …

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Fall 2014 SHIP Homebuyer Education Class Schedule Now Available

The September-December 2014 Homebuyer Education Class Schedule is now posted on our website. Click here to view the updated schedule Please contact the Holmes County Extension Office, 850.547.1108 (TDD, via the Florida Relay Service, 1.800-955.8771) to pre-register.

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Grill It Up! Beyond Steaks – Options for Beef on the Grill- August 14


Learn tips for grilling a variety of cuts of beef for delicious, healthy meals that are easy on the budget. Join us Thursday, August 14, 5:30-7:30 p.m., at the Washington County Ag Center, 1424 Jackson Avenue, Chipley. This hands-on program includes grilling tips, meat selection, and menu ideas. Registration is $5 per person and …

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Sausage Making, Meat Smoking, and Meat Curing Class – August 19

Tuesday, August 19 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. Holmes County Ag. Center 1173 E. Highway 90, Bonifay This class provides a hands-on opportunity to learn the basics of sausage making, meat curing, and smoking.  We’ll demonstrate the entire process – what types and cuts of meats to choose, selecting your spices, food safety and proper handling of raw …

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Holmes County 4-H Will Hold Open Meeting for New Livestock Club

PIC Jerrett and Cattle

Holmes County 4-H will hold an open meeting for youth interested in raising 4-H animal projects and showing their animals in upcoming local fairs. Interested youth, parents, and individuals interested in volunteering are encouraged to attend this meeting on Tuesday, August 12, 2014, beginning at 6:00 PM at the Holmes County Ag Center. Youth …

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Building a Basic Pantry/Cooking with Preserved Foods Class – July 15

Tuesday, July 15 ~ 6:00-8:00 PM CDT Wausau Town Hall 1607 2nd Avenue,  Wausau Join us to learn ways to use preserved foods in everyday meals and how to set up a basic, well-equipped pantry. Cost:  $5.00 – includes materials PRE-REGISTRATION is required – UF/IFAS Extension Washington County Office – 850-638-6265 OR UF/IFAS Extension Holmes …

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4-H Summer Workshop Moo-Lah Money Camp has been cancelled!!

4-H Day Camp Moo-lah Money Camp 2014

The summer day workshop, 4-H Moo-Lah Money Camp scheduled for Thursday, July 24th, 2014 has been CANCELLED. If you have any questions, please contact me at 547-1108 or ncrawson@ufl.edu.      

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Dehydrating and Vacuum Sealing Class – June 17

It’s time to move beyond jerky and learn how to preserve a wide variety of foods! What percentage of food is water? How much space can be saved removing the water from food? How much longer can food last if it’s dehydrated and vacuum sealed? Come learn how to maximize your dehydrator with this introduction …

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Clean It Up! Homemade Cleaners Class – June 10

Tuesday, June 10 6:00-8:00 p.m.  Washington County Ag Center 1424 Jackson Ave., Chipley Learn how to make inexpensive, effective cleaning products to keep your home and clothes clean and fresh! Class is FREE and sponsored by the Washington County Public Library in partnership with UF/IFAS Extension. Space is limited. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by contacting the …

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