Hard times do not begin and end during the holiday season, but the holidays give an added level of stress to families who are already managing everyday stress. Over 5000 people in Bradford County live ... READ MORE
Holiday Giving Tree
Samara Purvis Family & Consumer Science Agent
The gift of giving is a voluntary action that is done without the expectation of something in return. Although I feel the reward that one receives in return is knowing ... READ MORE
Take The Challenge
By Samara Purvis
Bradford County 4-H Extension Agent
Peanut Butter: a nostalgic staple found in most American kitchens has made its appearance in many lunch boxes or ladled around a spoon for a snack. According to the ... READ MORE
Blog post created by Samara Purvis 4-H Extension Agent
Do you believe the clothes we wear impacts our behavior and has the ability to mold our personality and mood? Reminisce on that feeling you get when you purchase a new outfit or a new pair ... READ MORE
Summer is here and so are day camps! While we are not able to hold our traditional day camps, we are offering several virtual day camp experiences. These day-camps are free and open to all youth 5-18, no matter where you live or if you are ... READ MORE
As we continue to monitor COVID-19 in Florida, I wanted to take a moment to update our UF/IFAS Extension community about our current status, best practices and next steps.
Please call your local UF/IFAS Extension office ... READ MORE
Discover your Drive
Join us for our next class in the Explorer Series on February 1st at Camp Cherry Lake. We will discover our drive and harness the power of being mindful. Ever struggle with "monkey mind" or feel overwhelmed with all the ... READ MORE
Can 'green bags' really keep your food fresh for weeks?
You've likely seen them on late-night TV.
Commercials boasting: "Our miracle green bags can keep your foods fresh for weeks!" "Made with all-natural minerals, our bags lock in the ... READ MORE
We all know how to do something. From tying your shoes to making a cake, we all can tell someone step by step how to do a task.
That's exactly what a 4-H demonstration is; demonstrating to an audience how to do something.
When making ... READ MORE
Join us on our Living in Florida Environments program as we build a bat house. Youth participants will learn about the importance of bats and build a house to attract bats into their home landscape.
Cost is $5 and pre-registration is required. ... READ MORE