Tuesday, May 21, 2013
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March 19, 2013
POLK COUNTY -- Looking for a fun and exciting adventure and learning opportunity for both boys and girls during spring break?
Come and be engaged with other youth and take home a fun project as part of the "STEP up 2 4-H" program, part of Polk County 4-H Youth Development.
Among the activities planned:
* Fun with Outdoors -- Grades K-6; Monday, March 25; 9 a.m. to noon. Working with plants, making kites, bugs in the forest.
* Fun with Arts -- Grades K-8; Tuesday, March 26, 9 a.m. to noon. Needle felting projects, making clay beads or magnets, tooling with leather.
* Fun with Sewing -- Grades 4-8; Wednesday, March 27, 1 to 3 p.m. Projects using the sewing machine (beginning sewing) and a non-machine project. Call 503-931-2578 for a list of things to bring for sewing.
All workshops are held at the Polk County-OSU Extension Office, 289 E. Ellendale Ave., Suite 301, Dallas. All youths are welcome to attend and one does not need to be enrolled in 4-H to participate.
Cost is $5 for materials. Class size is limited and you must call or email to register by Friday.
For more information: Polk Extension office, 503-623-8395; Judi Peters, 503-931-2578; email to firstname.lastname@example.org.