Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Scholarship, 4-H State Goat Expo and 4-H Workshop Opportunity

OSB Community Bank is offering a scholarship for the 2014-2015 school year. The application is available to 4-H Members who graduate from Napoleon, Onstead, Brooklyn, or Addison School Districts. Additional requirements for the scholarship can be found here. The application can be downloaded at or by clicking here. Please contact Kari Brogan at OSB Community Bank in Brooklyn if you have any questions.

Goat Expo
Information for the 4-H State Goat Expo is now available. The Expo is being held on April 26, 2014 on the campus of Michigan State University. For a catalog, please visit the State 4-H Goat Expo Webpage. The deadline for registration is April 11, 2014.

Environmental & Outdoor Education/Plant Science & Entomology Workshop
The 2014 Environmental & Outdoor Education/ Plant Science & Entomology Workshop is being held at Kettunen Center  March 1st and 2nd. Registration is now available. Any youth or adult who is interested in these areas is encouraged to attend. Remember, the council will reimburse attendees for up to $75 of a conference cost. Session listings can be found by clicking here.

Who Should Attend?
4-H adult leaders and teen leaders (11 years as of Jan. 1, 2014 and older) interested in the environment, outdoor education, plant science or entomology and who are willing to share the information and experiences gained at the conference with others in their counties.
$57 -  4-H members and 4-H volunteers

We encourage individuals to car pool. Contact your county office for names of other persons attending the workshop. To register for this valuable conference, click here.  Contact the Jackson County Extension office if you have questions.