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Fair animals feel the heat

CANFIELD, Ohio (WKBN) – Friday was a beautiful day to visit the Canfield Fair, but with hotter temperatures in the forecast, how do people keep their animals cool in the extreme heat? 265 more words


IPE celebrates 4-H

ARMSTRONG – This year the Interior Pacific Exhibition (IPE) is shining a spotlight on some younger participants and their animals celebrating 100 years of 4-H in British Columbia. 167 more words


Michigan 4-H launches statewide volunteer recruitment campaign

In an effort to serve additional youth through 4-H, Michigan State University Extension launched a statewide volunteer recruitment campaign today. Utilizing multiple platforms, the campaign hopes to reach thousands of caring adult volunteers who will give their time to the state’s youth through… 286 more words

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Show Ring Days...Throwback Thursday

I was a 10 year 4-H member as a kid. If you are not familiar with 4-H I encourage you to check it out – it is a program for youth (ages vary across the country from 8-18 or 9-19). 196 more words


Summertime Fun 2014!!!

Summertime at the VFW National Home for Children is a time of exploration, learning, and FUN!

Whether immersing in LSA – Literature, Science, and Arts – going to Michigan State University’s Abrams Planetarium, or working hard to keep the National Home’s grounds beautiful, the young people have been busy this summer. 502 more words

WSP : Fresh Air & Fuzzy Friends

This weekend was wonderful.  I went to visit family and I spent every moment trying to soak up every last bit of summer possible.  This weekend included… lots of family time… early morning tea on the porch… hide & go seek… the county fair… blue ribbon zucchini bread… baby goats… a real life cow auction… little people snuggles… breathtaking views… antique shopping… vintage linens… long walks on country roads… blackberry picking… long chats with my Daddy… Spanish telenovelas… bunnies (need I say more)… Sunday supper… naps in the sunshine…fields of wildflowers…baking…Sally the Salamander… fresh air, cloudless skies and a chance to step back and remember all that is wonderful in the world. 8 more words