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Lawrence County 2018 Youth Summer Fun Shops

Classes are open to youth ages 8-18.

Pre-registration is required: please call 256-974-2464 (Class sizes limited to 15 participants)

Tuesdays

June 5th Know and Show Sombrero

June 12th Home Sweet Home

June 19th Plant Parts We Eat

June 26th Nutrients to Grow

Thursdays

June 7th Horsin’ Around

June 21st Robotics

June 28th Pet Day: Show and Tell

July 12 IDance & Smoothies

July 19th Healthy Snacks & Exercise

July 26 Picnic-N-Grillin


Detailed information about each session and cost                                                                  

KNOW AND SHOW SOMBRERO

Date: Tuesday, June 5th                                              Time: 10:00-12:00 Noon

Place: Lawrence Co. Ag Center/Extension Office         Cost: FREE

            13075 AL Hwy 157, Suite 6, Moulton, AL 35650

Find out what plants need and how they support people and animals. Make and take

a sombrero made from newspaper. Participants will also prepare a snack: “Cinnamon Carrot Crunch”

Instructor: Donna Shanklin, County Extension Coordinator           


HORSIN’ AROUND

Date: Thursday, June 7th                                             Time: 9:00-11:00 AM

Place: Iron Rail Arena                                                 Cost: FREE

           2701 County Rd 245, Moulton, AL 35650

Wade Hill with Red Oak Farm will talk about valuable horse information,

such as breeds, color, nutrition and care. Horse on site to pet, but not to ride.

Instructors: Wade Hill–Red Oak Farm & Marsha Terry—Extension Staff


HOME SWEET HOME

Date: Tuesday, June 12th                                             Time: 10:00-12:00 Noon

Place: Lawrence Co. Ag Center/Extension Office         Cost: FREE

 Learn how to observe, evaluate, and describe a good garden location.

Participants will also prepare “Cheesy Broccoli & Ranch Smashed Potatoes”

Instructors: Extension Staff–Donna Shanklin, Marsha Terry, & Jennifer Palmer


PLANT PARTS WE EAT

Date: Tuesday, June 19th                                             Time: 10:00-12:00 Noon

Place: Lawrence Co. Ag Center/Extension Office         Cost: FREE

Learn to identify all the edible plant parts we eat!  Participants will prepare “Spinach Quesadillas”

Instructors: Extension Staff– Donna Shanklin & Marsha Terry


ROBOTICS

Date: Thursday, June 21st                                            Time: 10:00AM–2:00PM

Place: Moulton Lions Club Fairgrounds                       Cost: $3.00

Learn to build NXT robots.

Lunch will be provided due to the length of this Fun Shop.

Instructor: Extension Staff–Kenneth Gamble


NUTRIENTS TO GROW

Date: Tuesday, June 26th                                             Time: 10:00-12:00 Noon

Place: Lawrence Co. Ag Center/Extension Office         Cost: FREE

Learn the different plant-based nutrients in the food we eat

Participants will prepare and try “Easy Cauliflower & Broccoli”

Instructors: Extension Staff– Donna Shanklin, Marsha Terry, & Jennifer Palmer 


PET DAY: SHOW & TELL

Date: Thursday, June 28th                                           Time: 9:00-11:00 AM

Place: Moulton Lions Club Fairgrounds                       Cost: FREE

Katie Roberts with Moulton Veterinary Clinic will talk about pet care/needs.

You may bring your pet for show & tell (not required). Pets must have proof

of rabies vaccination and be on a leash or caged.

Instructors: Katie Roberts, Moulton Vet. Clinic; Extension Staff–Donna Shanklin & Marsha Terry     


I-DANCE & SMOOTHIES
Date: Thursday, July 12th                                             Time: 10:00-12:00 Noon

Place: Lawrence Co. Ag Center/Extension Office         Cost:  FREE

 Let’s get moving!  Youth will engage in an interactive gaming system geared to increase their awareness of physical activity by keeping them moving.  This is a fun dance off where your steps are electronically measured to each song you dance to. Participants will also make and enjoy a refreshing smoothie!

Instructors: Extension Staff–Jennifer Palmer & A Renee’ Heard 


 HEALTHY SNACKS & EXERCISE

Date: Thursday, July 19th                                            Time: 10:00-12:00 Noon

Place: Lawrence Co. Ag Center/Extension Office         Cost: FREE

Participants will have fun exercising using aerobics and also make a yummy parfait 

Instructors: Extension Staff–Jennifer Palmer;

    Moulton Athletic Club—Jen Barbosa        


 PICNIC-N-GRILLIN

Date: Thursday, July 26th                                            Time: 9:00-11:00 AM

Place: Lawrence Co. Ag Center/Extension Office         Cost: FREE

Participants will prepare and enjoy a meal perfect for picnics.

Also will learn valuable food safety tips and proper handwashing.

Instructors: Extension Staff–Jennifer Palmer & Susan Hill

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