Thursday, August 25, 2011

Beginner's Guide to Grant Writing Workshops

The "Beginners Guide to Grant Writing" is a 2-day workshop. Day One covers the basics about how to write a grant and Day Two, which occurs a few weeks later, brings the class back together to answer questions, continue refining the grant requests and finding out about funding sources. The cost of the class is $150 which includes a workbook and materials plus lunch and snacks both days. To Register: Contact 897-6100 for a registration form or log onto

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Degonia 4-H club wins 4-H 60 Challenge

We are excited to announce Degonia 4-H club won the Warrick County 4-H 60 challenge. The Warrick County 4-H 60 challenge was our campaign to promote 60 minutes of physical activity most days. The Degonia 4-H club logged 56,178 minutes of physical activity from April through July.

Friday, August 5, 2011

Making A Difference Conference

September 10, 2011 at 9a.m., Ivy Tech Community College, First Ave., Evansville, IN Pre-registration is $5.00 by calling 435-5287.

Monday, August 1, 2011

Choose foods and drinks with little or no added sugars

Drink water instead of sugary drinks. There are about 10 packets of sugar in a 12-ounce can of soda.
Select fruit for dessert. Eat sugary desserts less often.
Choose 100% fruit juice instead of fruit-flavored drinks.