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Registration is now open for the 2018 Winter Workshop Day

Join us for a morning of learning and discovery as youth explore a variety of 4-H projects! This FREE morning of 4-H programs includes a variety of 4-H projects that kids can explore together. 

WHEN: Saturday, JAN 27 beginning at 9:00 am. Check in begins at 8:30 am
WHERE: Kost Evangelical Free Church, 37405 Kost Trail, North Branch, MN
WHY: Explore and expand your 4-H Project knowledge!
HOW MUCH: FREE with a non-perishable food donation 
HOW DO I GET INVOLVED:

1. Register for your sessions online at https://z.umn.edu/winterworkshop2018
2. If you are new to 4-H an additional enrollment form needs to be completed - access it here
3. Returning 4-H’ers must be enrolled with ACTIVE status for 2017-18.

Workshop sessions…

9:00am – 12:30pm CLOVERBUDS (K-2ND GRADE PARTICIPANTS) - CLOVERBUDS WILL BE PROVIDED AGE APPROPRIATE PROGRAMMING AND WORKSHOPS FROM 4-H AMBASSADORS THROUGHOUT THE MORNING.

SESSION 1 (9:10 am - 10:10 am)

00A Frozen Quillow: Make your own quilted pillow! Led by Clothing/Quilting Committee (max 10).

01A Owl Pellets: Like to learn about wildlife and discover what an owl might have eaten? We'll dissect owl pellets to see how many bones each of us can find, led by 4-H member Alice Schweigert (max 10).

02A Gardening 101: Learn some helpful gardening tips to get you started on the right foot this year, led by Chisago CountyMaster Gardener, Rose Marie Otterson (max 12).

03A 4-H for Health: Learn about how your heart works as a pump and how it works electrically, led by Dan Landherr and Scott Badger, 4-H Volunteers (max 12).

04A Engineering, a 3 letter word - FUN: Learn about the Rube Goldberg Challenge and test your engineering design skills through this introductory workshop, Led by Mark Haugen, UMN Extension Educator (max 20).

SESSION 2 (10:15 am - 11:15 am)

10B Slime, Slime, Slime: Come about slime and make some to take home, led by Alice Schweigert (max 12).

11B Dig into Geology: Learn about rocks and the geological history of MN, led by Naturalist Mike Dunker, MN DRN (max 12).

12B Bridge It: Learn about what makes a strong structure while team building your very own bridge, with success you'll crawl right through it! Led by Nicolle Bartelt, MN DOT (max 12).

13B Home Environment: Need beautiful serving dishes for your food projects? Join us and make cake plates, tiered dishes, or cookie plates out of thrift store treasures - led by Cindy Carlson-Schlipp, 4-H volunteer (max 10).

14B Art Concepts: Get into art by learning basic art concepts to apply to your next work - led by Stephanie Lewis, 4-H volunteer (max 10).

15B Rube it to the Next Level: Learn further engineering skills and tricks to apply to the Rube Goldberg Challenge, led by Mark Haugen, UMN Extension Educator (max 20).

SESSION 3 (11:20 am - 12:20 pm)

20C Decorate It: Learn skills to apply to your cake decorating to help you prepare for the 4-H Food Show, led by 4-H member Courtney Stream (max 12).

21C Dig into Geology: Learn about rocks and the geological history of MN, led by Naturalist Mike Dunker, MN DRN (max 16).

22C Bridge It: Learn about what makes a strong structure while team building your very own bridge, with success you'll crawl right through it! Led by Nicolle Bartelt, MN DOT (max 12).

23C How to prepare for a fun show: Learn what to expect and how to prepare for a Rabbit Fun Show, led by 4-H Cottontail members (max 20).

24C Raptor Lab: Be a vet scientist for a day and virtually diagnose illness in a Raptor bird, led by 4-H Program Coordinator, Jeremy Freeman (max 16).

25C STEM Opportunities in MN 4H (Parent Workshop)

Contacts

Jeremy Freeman
County 4-H Program Coordinator
(651) 277-0150
jeremyf@umn.edu
Sue Humble
Program Coordinator, Master Gardener Program, & County Support Staff
(651) 277-0151
humb0025@umn.edu

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