2020 Post Rock District 4-H Events & Activities
FLAT 4-H FRIEND
PEN PAL EXPERIENCE
Join the PRD 4-H Pen Pal Experience! Our team will partner you with another Post Rock District 4-H member as Pen Pals! We hope you enjoy this experience to build a 4-H friendship across the District as you share about your 4-H experience and project work. Pen Pal Matches will be assigned the first week of April, but you can join anytime. Participants will be emailed their "match details", so you can start building friendships through postal mail and email! Sign up online at: https://forms.gle/GR1kgPPDqJdn7ZqE9
4-H AT HOME
4-H at Home provides critical learning resources for kids and teens while they are home. Explore National 4-H to receive hands-on, educational activities, including activity guides and curriculum to help inspire young people to do, learn, and grow! Find the activities at: https://4-h.org/about/4-h-at-home/.
4-H CAMP LIVES ON
In lieu of attending camp in person this year, follow along as Kansas 4-H celebrates our favorite parts of the 4-H camping experience. In June, there will be some great camping experiences shared, and you can join in the fun from home! We’ll be sharing the camp excitement in the Kansas 4-H Facebook Page, the PRD 4-H Insider Experience Facebook Group, and at https://www.kansas4-h.org/events-activities/camping/county-camps/index.html. #4HCampLivesOn
HEALTHY HABITS, SEWING & MORE
Each week, 4‑H will be sharing four at-home learning resources from 4‑H programs across the country. In this week's 4-H at Home activities series, get daily tips on practicing healthy habits and learn how to make your own face cover. Each week, 4‑H will be sharing four at-home learning resources from 4‑H programs across the country. Visit the links to learn more about the activity and check back every Monday for new ideas and hands-on, educational resources for all young people. These daily activities can be done at home with supplies found in your home. The series features a range of activities, including yoga, art, STEM, baking, and more! Go to: https://4-h.org/about/blog/4-h-at-home-healthy-habits-sewing-more/.
TEEN AND TWEEN BABYSITTERS "SUDDENLY in CHARGE"
Many times older children in some cases are helping look after younger kiddos. K-State Research and Extension has launched a new program, “Suddenly in Charge” aimed at helping older children learn the best ways to handle what in some cases is a new role taking care of younger children, whether in their own homes or those of a neighbor or friend. For the babysitting resources, visit: https://www.ksre.k-state.edu/families/suddenly-in-charge/
Post Rock District 4-H has a BINGO challenge for 4-Hers during the spring and summer! Check off things you have completed. See who can get a BINGO first in your family or 4-H Club! Email a picture of you holding your blackout game card to Nora Rhoades, Youth Development Agent, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
KANSAS YOUTH LIVESTOCK PROGRAM
Youth planning to exhibit livestock at the Kansas State Fair and Kansas Junior Livestock Show should pay close attention to K-State Youth Livestock Program Deadlines and Updates. Visit https://www.asi.k-state.edu/research-and-extension/youth-programs/