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Yalobusha Loop April 2021

Forestry

Forestry Association Wood Mill Tour. In place of the 2nd quarter meeting, The Yalobusha County Forestry Association will be touring Fly Timber Wood Mill in Grenada, MS. When: Tuesday, April 6th Time: 2 p.m.  (Member can meet at the Yalobusha County Extension office at 1:15 p.m. Where: Fly Timber, Grenada, MS

4-H S.A.F.E.T.Y

Practice Schedule: .22 Pistol – Coach Philip Zampella – Tuesday & Thursday; Air Riffle – Coach Missy Burney – Friday; Shot Gun – Coach Howie Williams – Friday; Archery – Coach Chad Moore – Sunday

Competitions: April 17 – Yalobusha County Competition* ; May 1 – Northwest District Competition

*The SAFETY Sports Club is accepting donations, drinks and individually wrapped snacks for the county competition.  To donate please contact Chad Moore, Missy Burney or the Extension Office.

4-H Robotics

Date:  Tuesday, April 20, 2021 Time: 4 p.m. Location: 2 options: Face to Face at the Multi-Purpose Building in Coffeeville or join us via Zoom – we will email link closer to time. Program Topic: Jitterbug from the 4-H Junk Drawer Robotics Kit #1 (If you haven’t already picked one up last month). Cost: $5.00  Open to youth ages 8-18.  Please wear your masks and social distancing will be observed.

4-H Cooking Kits! 

What: Monthly Cooking Kits Cost: $5 per month (sign up for April – June for $15). Kit Contains: A recipe, all of the ingredients you will need to complete recipe, a kitchen tool, educational information about the featured food and an activity evaluation. Registration deadline: Friday, April 9th  Pickup date: Thursday, April 15th  Participants are asked to send Mrs. Pamela a picture of child cooking the recipe and the completed evaluation by Friday, April 23rd. Youth ages 5-18 (younger children can participate but may need more adult supervision).

4-H Ground Breakers

Date: Saturday, April 24, 2021 Time: 10:30 a.m. Location: Pocket Park Downtown Water Valley  For more information email Mrs. Natalie Turner; gnatibryant@gmail.com . Open to youth ages 8-18.  Please wear your masks and social distancing will be observed.

Golden Cloverbuds

Date: Thursday, April 22, 2021 Time: 4:30 p.m. Location: Zoom  Open to youth ages 5-7.  Zoom links will be emailed.  For more information contact the Extension Office or email Mrs. Natalie Turner; gnatibryant@gmail.com

Morning Create MHV Club 

Date: Wednesday, April 14, 2021 Time: 9 a.m. until noon Location: Extension Office located inside Multi-Purpose Building Program: Beaded necklace or wrap bracelet Program Leader: Jo Davis   All supplies will be purchased for a price of $4.00. Please wear your masks and social distancing will be observed.  2021 Dues of $10 are now being collected.  Please bring your dues to the April Meeting.

NE FCS Minute

Join the Family and Consumer Science Extension Agents of Northeast Mississippi each Tuesday as we present NE FCS Minute, a new educational   video series. The NE FCS Minute will be a short education video about a variety of topics.  Each week a different NE FCS Extension Agent will post a 60 second video filled with educational information. The segments will be shared Tuesdays on your local extension Facebook page which is Yalobusha County Extension Office. 

May ServSafe

Date: May 25 & 26, 2021

Time: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Cost: $140-Cashier’s check or money order

Location: Lafayette County Extension Office

Deadline to Register: April 27, 2021

June ServSafe

Date: Tuesday, June 8 &9 2021

Time: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Cost: $140-Cashier’s check or money order

Location: Calhoun County Extension Office

Deadline to Register: May 7, 2021

ServSafe ONLINE EXAM – Wednesday, April 21, Contact the Extension office for pricing and exam times available.

Crochet

The Crochet Group will meet at the Extension Office this month from 10 a.m. until noon.  The group is led by volunteer Karol Jarman.  You will need to bring the yarn of your choice and a crochet hook.  This is a great opportunity for beginners to learn how to crochet, as well as, a good time for more experienced people to get ideas for new projects, or finish existing projects. We hope you will join us.  Please wear your masks and social distancing will be observed.  April Dates:Thursday, 1st and Thursday, 15th.

United Y.C. MHV

MHV State Council will be May 17-20, 2021.  The Meetings will be held virtually.  Let us know if you would like to attend the virtual meetings at the Extension office.  Registration for MHV State Council will be through Extension Intranet. Contact the Extension office to register.

Business Meeting

Date: April 20, 2021 Time: 9 a.m. Dues: MHV annual dues are $11 and can be paid at the meeting. Please wear your masks and social distancing will be observed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Coffeeville, Mississippi 38922
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662-675-2599 fax
Yalobush@ext.msstate.edu

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