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Just Grow It - 4-H Summer Adventures

Date: August 9–10, 2021 Time: 9 a.m.–noon each day Register by: August 4, 2021 Request that you first register in 4-H via …

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Get Wired - 4-H Summer Adventures

Satisfy your intellectual curiosity with this hands-on activity where you’ll learn how to solder a circuit board. Date: July 26, …

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It's Blueberry Season!

How about putting a lemony spin on plain blueberry jam and calling it Lemony Blueberry Nectarine Freezer Jam? Imagine eating …

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Strawberry Freezer Jam Class

Any strawberry lovers out there? Are you ready to make some simple yet delicious Strawberry Freezer Jam? There will be a …

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FREE Pressure Canner Testing

Canning season is right around the corner, so now is the time to have your pressure canner checked for …

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