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Clay County, Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service Programs Announced for June, 2023

MANCHESTER, KY (May 29, 2023) - The Clay County Cooperative Extension Service announces upcoming programs for June, 2023.

Photography Days will be held June 5th, 8th & 21st at 11:00 AM. We will meet at the Clay County Extension Office and travel to various areas for photo opportunities including—Salt Works, Chesnut House, Cumberland Falls & Levi Jackson Park. Join us as we learn rules, techniques and take pictures! Spots are limited for transportation. You must call 598-2789 to register by May 31st. Parents/Guardians are welcome to transport your child to and from the event. This program is free, but you must be 9-18 years of age & an enrollment form must be completed before traveling. Participants’ best photos will be displayed at the 4-H Project Showcase. Winners may advance to Kentucky State Fair. Deadline for photo submissions will be June 30th.

Want to learn a new skill? Join us and learn how to make your very own basket! Basket Weaving will be held June 6th & 7th at 1:30 PM at the Clay County Extension Office and led by FCS Agent, Emily Boggs. Projects are encouraged to be entered for 4-H Showcase and potentially be entered for KY State Fair! This class is free, but you must be ages 9-18. Spots are limited. Call 598-2789 to register by May 31st.

Our monthly Cooking Through the Calendar class will be June 15th at 1:00 pm at the Clay County Extension Office. The June recipe in our 2023 Nutrition Education Program calendar is "Blueberry Cheesecake Bars". Join us and sample this delicious recipe. Please call 598-2789 to register. Free and open to the public.

Interested in learning how to be creative? Mark your calendars for our upcoming 4-H Art Club that will meet June 20th at 2:00 PM at the Clay County Extension Office. FREE & open to all youth ages 9-18. You must call to register at 598-2789 by May 12th.

Create 2 4-H Sewing Projects this summer! Youth will learn basic sewing skills and will have the opportunity to enter projects for our 4-H Project Showcase. These classes will take place June 22nd & July 10th at the Clay County Extension Office at 1:30 PM. FREE & open to all youth ages 9-18. You must call to register at 598-2789.

4-H Embroidery: learn basic embroidery skills and make 2 projects! Classes will be held June 27th & 28th at the Clay County Extension Office at 1:30 PM. You must call 598-2789 to register and be 9-18 years of age.

Educational programs of Kentucky Cooperative Extension serve all people regardless of economic or social status and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnic origin, national origin, creed, religion, political belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, marital status, genetic information, age, veteran status, or physical or mental disability.

 

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