A 4-H Day Camp will be held 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. July 25 at the LaRue County Extension Office. Participants will make several projects that can be entered in the LaRue County Fair, including a basket and a birdhouse. The cost is $5 and includes lunch. Participants will also make brownies which they can make again at home to enter in the fair on July 30. This day camp is open to youth ages 9 to 12. Call the Extension Office at 358-3401 to sign your child up to participate.
Fair project entry deadlines
4-H members can enter their projects in the LaRue County Fair 10 a.m.-1 p.m. July 30 in the Floral Hall building. A list of classes is available in the fair catalog or from the Extension Office.
Teen Leadership Academy
Applications are due to the Extension Office by 4:30 p.m. Aug. 1 for teens wanting to be considered for the 4-H Teen Leadership Academy. This nine-month leadership program is open to teens who are in grades 8 to 11. Only five people will be selected to participate from LaRue County. The program is a joint program with Hardin, Meade, Breckinridge and Grayson Counties. For more information or an application, contact the Extension Office at 358-3401.