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Space Camp 2016

4-H Family Times June Newsletter

Highlights in the June 4-H Family Times Newsletter include:  Flag Day, Fall Forum, Advanced Space Camp, Horse Bowl & Hippology Teams, Arts Camp, Cloverbud Day, and more about County Fair.

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Bullying – What can parents do?

Bullying behavior has probably existed since the beginning of human interaction and has often been accepted as an unfortunate but normal part of childhood. However, in the early 1970s Swedish psychologist, Dan Olweus worked to define bullying behavior and to also raise awareness that bullying was not a normal, acceptable part of growing up. He […]

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Technology Resources Support Teens’ Learning

We know that our teens will need skills like basic reading, arithmetic, and writing to succeed in life. However, most parents have experienced nights full of tears and school-related anxieties, simply because the amount of homework was overwhelming or a child struggled with comprehending the material. These challenges are not uncommon and can take a […]

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Preparing for Prom

Spring is in the air. How do I know? The sun is still shining at dinnertime. I am greeted by the bird chatter in the morning. And I recently saw a group of high school students entering my favorite restaurant wearing high heels, fancy dresses and tuxedos. Yep, it’s Prom time again. Whether you adore […]

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Fond du Lac Co Master Gardener Motor Coach Trip – May 24, 2016

The Fond du Lac Co Master Gardener Association has planned their annual motor coach trip for May 24, 2016. Please join them for a day of shopping, education, and fun. They will be going to Milaeger’s Garden Center in Racine, Wayne’s Daughter Greenhouse in Caledonia, and Discovery World Museum in Milwaukee. Departure is from UW-Fond […]

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Teens, Beans and Tofu

The news is constantly filled with tips for healthy eating as many Americans set goals to “eat healthy” throughout the year. Your teen is listening and may be changing his or her eating habits. Vegetarian eating is one popular (and potentially healthy) way to “eat healthy.” Today’s post is about what parents can do to help […]

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ARBOR-EARTH DAY DINNER & PROGRAM SET FOR APRIL 20, 2016

The Fond du Lac County Natural Beauty Council will host its 34th Arbor-Earth Day Dinner and Program on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 795 Fond du Lac Avenue, Fond du Lac.  Registration will be 5:30-6:30 PM, with dinner being held at 6:30 PM, followed by the program. “HISTORICAL LAKESIDE PARK”is […]

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4-H Summer Camp June 8-11th

Join in on the fun this summer at 4-H camp!  There will be tons of fun activities to participate in like, Swimming, canoeing, playing games, creating crafts, science experiments, campfires, making s’mores, participating in a talent show, tie dying, nature activities, dancing, and most important, making new friends and great memories. For more info, go here. […]

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