MANCHESTER, KY (March 27, 2023) - Clay County Cooperative Extension Service upcoming FREE programs for April, 2023.
We have a few spots left for 4-H Paint Day will be on Tuesday, April 4th at 4 PM at EXCEL. Come join us and paint your very own canvas. This is a kid-friendly paint day and parents/guardians are encouraged to paint with their kid(s). This is a great opportunity to explore a new hobby & enjoy family bonding time. Kenna Spears will be teaching the painting class for us. Sponsored by: Clay County Extension Office and the Clay County Family Resource Centers. You must call 598-2789 to register by Friday, March 31st.
Laugh and Learn will be April 13th at 11AM at the Clay County Extension Office. This is a kindergarten-readiness program to help prepare your little ones for the beginning of their school experience. Bring them and yourself and we will have some fun activities, as well as a story to read. FREE & open to the public. Call 598-2789 to register.
Cooking Through the Calendar will be on April 14th at 11AM at the Clay County Extension Office. Join us and sample Rainbow Pasta Salad and receive a free recipe calendar. FREE & open to the public! Please call 606-598-2789 to register.
4-H Art Club will be on April 18th at 4 PM at the Clay County Extension Office. FREE & open to all youth ages 5-18. Please call 598-2789 to register by April 14th.
Green Cleaning will be on April 20th at 4PM at the Clay County Extension Office. Spring is almost here and all of us are feeling the weather warming up, so it’s time for some spring cleaning! Jon us to learn about making your own environmentally friendly cleaning materials and take home some recipes. This is FREE & open to the public. Please call 598-2789 to sign up.
Celebrate Earth Day by participating in the 4-H Poster Contest. Posters must be mailed or dropped off at the Clay County Extension at 69 Jameson Rd, Manchester, KY 40962. Posters are DUE BY APRIL 20TH. Divisions: Cloverbud (ages 5-8), Junior (ages 8-13) and Senior (ages 14-18). General rules: Posters can be completed on an 8.5x11, plain sheet of paper. Participants are encouraged to create a theme related to Earth Day including wildlife, forests, water, etc. Posters must be handwritten/drawn. Make sure nothing on post is copy-righted.
4-H Communications Day Contest will be on April 24th at 9 AM at the Red Bird Christian School. Registration is due by April 17th. Junior Speeches: 3-5 minutes (ages 9-13). Senior Speeches: 5-7 minutes (ages 14-18). Junior & Senior Demonstrations: 5-15 minutes. For more details and to receive a packet of categories, rules and registration form, please call the Clay County Extension Office at 598-2789.
4-H Cooking Club will be on April 25th at 4 PM at the Clay County Extension Office. This club is FREE & open to all youth ages 8-18. You must call 598-2789 to register by April 20th.
Lunch and Learn: Pathways to Wellness will be on April 26th at 12PM at the Clay County Extension Office. This is the first lesson in a four-part series. Please mark these other dates: May 3rd, May 18th and May 25th. If you’re interested in the health of our community, how it affects us on an individual level, and learning more about it, please join us for lunch while we learn! Food will be provided at this program for free and is open to the public! Please call 598-2789 to sign up.
Clay County Beekeepers Association will meet on April 27th at 6PM at the EXCEL building. Call 598-2789 for more information or contact Barry Hubbard.
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