Food Preservation Class for Youth
"Put It Up" food preservation class for all youth grades 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th will be offered in June 2017. The youth will learn how to preserve strawberry jam, dill pickles, and make fruit leather. The cost of the program is $20 per youth (2017 4H member discount available). There are two one-day sessions scheduled for June 27th and June 29th. More classes may be scheduled if needed. Class size is limited to 10 participants. You will need to register before June 23rd by calling the Franklin County Extension Center at 636-583-5141. Click HERE for more information.
Now hiring to work at 4-H Camp
Northheast Missouri 4-H Camp Committee has an opening Kitchen Helper. For more information contact Rhonda Shafer at 636-528-4616
Camp staff Application (PDF)
2017 SMQA Dates are set!
The Show Me Quality Assurance training program dates are as follows:
Click HERE to view the dates and locations. If you have any questions about needing to attend this training, please call the office at 636-583-5141.
Gardening and Lawn Care Tips!
As the weather gets warmer there are an abundant amount of tasks to be done that can keep you on top of your flower beds, lawn, and garden. The gardening calendar will guide you through weekly tasks so you don't feel so overwhelmed. The May Gardening Calendar will keep you on top of everything you need. Be sure and scroll down to the calendar page for weed identification and many other resources. If you have any question just give us a call.
Franklin County 4-H News
April 2017 (PDF)