Tag: Youth

Pack A Healthy School Lunch

By Samantha Kennedy, UF/IFAS Extension Wakulla County Studies have shown children who receive proper nutrition perform better in school.  When it comes to packing school lunches, the possibilities are endless.  However, not all possibilities are created equal. The… Read More

Summer Opportunities for Local Youth TBA

  By Rachel Pienta Extension Agent II UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension What is the UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Service offering the youth this summer? The reputation of our 4-H program and of our camping opportunities is outstanding. Our… Read More

Limiting Screen Time

  Next week is Spring Break for many. It is tempting to allow children to spend more time in front of a screen. Experts recommend that children shouldn’t be allowed more than two hours of screen time a… Read More

Greens Love the Cool Temperatures of Fall

By Les Harrison and Shelley Swenson The cool days and cooler nights of December have removed home gardening from the minds of many residents in Wakulla County. Much of Florida’s commercial vegetable production has moved to warmer counties… Read More

4-H Club Leader Grows Resilience and Empathy

Read on the “4-H in the Panhandle Blog” about Wakulla 4-H volunteer Priscilla Weaver and her 25 years of being a 4-H club leader! http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/4hn/2015/11/13/4-h-club-leader-grows-resilience-and-empathy/

2015 Camp Cherry Lake Important Dates To Remember!

Camp Cherry Lake Registration is now closed. Important Dates to Remember For Counselors and Campers: 1- Camp Counselor Training- July 14, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Extension Office 2.- Campers Orientation – July 16, begins at… Read More

Last Chance to Register for Cooking Day Camp!

Don’t miss your chance to join us for the 4-H Cooking Camp! Next Monday, June 22, at 5 p.m. is the deadline for registration! The 4-H Cooking Day Camp will be held June 24 through 26, 2015 (Wednesday through… Read More

4-H Camps & Clubs in North Florida

It is summer break, so get your kids involved in something fun and educational–like 4-H summer camps and clubs! Read this informative article by Jenny Savely on what 4-H has to offer this summer! Visit the UF|IFAS Northwest… Read More