Allen County 4-H Outdoor Skills SPARK Club

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

April 16, 2016 at 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM

April 30, 2016 at 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM

Location: Purdue Extension – Allen County Office, 4001 Crescent Ave.

Phone: 260-481-6826

Link: http://www.extension.purdue.edu/allen

Event Description

February 10, 2016 Updated Feb 10, 2016 at 11:18 AM EDT

Allen County 4-H Clubs will be hosting an Outdoor Skills SPARK Club open to all youth in grades 3-12. This will be held on April 16 and April 30 from 2-5 PM.

Topics to be covered include: knot tying, fire crafting, survival shelters, basic outdoor survival and keeping safe; orienteering with and without a compass; trapping; field dressing; outdoor cooking; and preparing and eating wild meats.

The cost of the program is $50.00 per youth which includes State & County 4-H Program Fees, plus additional 4-H SPARK fee. Instructor is certified through the Indiana 4-H Shooting Sports Program of Purdue University and the Indiana Department of Natural Resources.

The club is limited to the first 20 participants who have registered and paid. Minimum number of 4 is required to hold the club. Registration and payment is due April 5, 2016. For registration information or any additional questions please contact Barb Thuma, Extension Educator 4-H Youth, Allen County Extension Office at 481-6826. Materials also available on website at www.extension.purdue.edu/allen.

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