National 4-H Week
With nearly 6 million youth involved nationally, 4-H is the LARGEST youth development program in the United States. With 540,000 volunteers, 3,500 professionals and more than 25 million alumni, 4-H supports this country’s young people from elementary scho
Illinois 4-H Hall of Fame Inductees
Illinois 4-H Hall of Fame inductees were recognized during the 4-H Family Event at the Illinois State Fair. Among the inductees were Linda Schreiber (Ogle County), Nathalie Lyford (Boone County), and Judy Dreska (DeKalb).
Ag in the Classroom Coordinator receives award
Melinda Charbonneau, Ogle County Ag in the Classroom Coordinator received the Illinois Leadership Council for Agriculture Education's Perry Schneider Special Award for contributions in improving and expanding Illinois Agricultural Education.
That time of year is fast approaching when nothings sounds better than being welcomed home to something wonderful simmering in the kitchen. Join Marilyn Csernus as she prepares some cozy crock pot meals. Recipes and samples will be provided.
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It's not too late to join the 2014 Fall Master Gardener Training in Ogle County. Classes are Fridays from September 5 - November 21. Don't miss out on this fun, educational experience! Contact Lisa at 815-732-2191 for more information.
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Save the Date: Sunday, October 5 from noon to 5 pm. Satisfy your local food cravings and curiosities at this free event. Enjoy farm tours, demonstrations, and local food samplings. Questions call 815-544-3710.
Take the FORK on the road!
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Wellness & Resource Fair
Join us for the 2014 Wellness & Resource Fair on Friday, October 17 from 8:30 - 2 pm
at the Rock River Center in Oregon. The event is free and open to the public! Contact Lisa at 815-732-2191 for more information.