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Friday, March 25, 2011

Learn how to Teach Science – Science is Fun!!

Dear 4-H Families, consider this opportunity! Let me know if you go.

What: One day experience of hands-on, natural resource activities that can be used to teach younger 4-H members about science through 4-H natural resource programs.
When & Where:
 Program 10am – 3pm, Sign in at 9:30 - 10 am
April 9, 2011 - Southern Indiana PAC, Dubois, IN (SIPAC). Registration deadline:  April 1, 2011.
April 16, 2011 – Southwest PAC, Vincennes, IN (SWPAC). Registration deadline:  April 8, 2011.

Why:  To increase 4-H member interest, understanding and involvement in science and natural resource education. Also, 4-H high school members can get ideas for the mentoring exhibit option in the natural resource projects. Mentoring may help improve 4-H member chances of getting a Resume Scholarship.
 Who:  One adult and 2-5 middle or high school aged youth

Note: A minimum of 15 youth are required to hold the event

For more information: Natalie Carroll, ncarroll@purdue.edu, 765.494.8433
Registration Form
(E-mail this information to Natalie Carroll, ncarroll@purdue.edu,
or complete the following form and mail to the address below)

SIPAC registration deadline:  April 1, 2011(event April 9)
SWPAC registration deadline:  April 8, 2011 (event April 16)

Adult team leader, name:


Youth team members (up to 5/adult):

*Verification of receipt of registration and map will be sent electronically to the e-mail address above. If no e-mail, please provide a phone number for us to call.

Please bring a signed photo release (enclosed) for each participant if you are willing to let us use your picture in video/photographs of the event for promotional, news, research and/or educational purposes.

Mailing address: Department of Youth Development and Agricultural Education,
       Agricultural Administration Building, Room 214, 615 W. State Street, West  
Lafayette, IN  47907-2053