summer 4-H programs

Call 607-664-2300 to sign up for any of these programs!

Summer 4-H Programs

These summer adventures are for youth ages 8-18:

Sew Much Fun I
July 9 - Aug 6
1:00-2:00 p.m.

Come learn how to “drive” a sewing machine, then put your new skills to work to make several projects to take home

Sew Much Fun II
July 9 - Aug 6
2:30-3:30 p.m.

For those who have basic sewing machine knowledge we will do a quick review of basic skills, followed by several sewing projects that can be taken home.

Cooking Matters for Families
July 9 - Aug 20
5:00-7:00 p.m.

Cooking Matters for Families partners a school-aged child and a parent together to learn about healthy eating, planning meals as a family, and working together in the kitchen.

Classes meet for two hours, once a week for six weeks and are taught by Nutrition Educators from Cornell Cooperative Extension of Steuben County. Lessons cover meal preparation, grocery shopping, food budgeting, and nutrition. Participants practice fundamental food skills, including proper knife techniques, reading ingredient labels, and making a healthy meal for a family of four on a $10 budget.The final class will be a grocery store challenge where teams put what they’ve learned to the test and shop for groceries for a meal for a family of four with just $10 (provided from CCE)!

4-H members 8 years old and up, plus a parent are invited to participate!

Dates: Tuesdays – July 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th, August 6th, 13th, 20th
Time: 5:00 PM– 7:00 PM

Location: Cornell Cooperative Extension of Steuben office, 20 East Morris St., Bath, NY 14810

Questions? Interested in attending?

Call Loree to sign up: 607-664-2571

las65@cornell.edu

Fun with 4-H & Ag
July 10 - Aug 7
1:00-2:00 p.m.

Sample a few of the activities that our 4-H members do year round, like Animal Science, STEM, Community Service and more!

Cooking Matters for Kids
July 10 - Aug 21
2:00-3:30 p.m.

Cooking Matters for Kids helps empowers school-aged children to make their own tasty meals and snacks at home, make smart choices wherever they go at school, out to eat, or at the store.

Classes meet for 90 minutes, once a week for six weeks and are taught by Nutrition Educators from Cornell Cooperative Extension of Steuben County. Lessons cover meal preparation, practicing making smart choices at the grocery store, and other topics. Participants practice hands-on fundamental food skills, including proper knife techniques, reading ingredient labels, and making tasty treats.

Youth 8 years old and up may participate!

Parents are invited to stay and participate in activities as well.

Dates: Wednesdays –July 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st, August 7th, 14th, 21st.
Time: 2:00 PM– 3:30 PM

Location: Cornell Cooperative Extension of Steuben office, 20 East Morris St., Bath, NY 14810

Questions? Interested in attending?

Call Loree to sign up: 607-664-2571
las65@cornell.edu

The following program will be held in Hornell:

Cooking Matters for Families
July 10 - Aug 21
5:00-7:00 p.m.

Cooking Matters for Families partners a school-aged child and a parent together to learn about healthy eating, planning meals as a family, and working together in the kitchen.

Classes meet for two hours, once a week for six weeks and are taught by Nutrition Educators from Cornell Cooperative Extension of Steuben County. Lessons cover meal preparation, grocery shopping, food budgeting, and nutrition. Participants practice fundamental food skills, including proper knife techniques, reading ingredient labels, and making a healthy meal for a family of four on a $10 budget. The 24th class will be a grocery store challenge where teams put what they’ve learned to the test and shop for groceries for a meal for a family of four with just $10 (provided from CCE)!

4-H members 8 years old and up, plus a parent are invited to participate!

Dates: Wednesdays – July 10th, 17th, 24th, 31th, August 7th, 14th, 21st
Time: 5:00 PM– 7:00 PM

Location: Hornell Community Arts Center, 56 Broadway Mall, Hornell, NY 14843

Questions? Interested in attending?

Call Loree to sign up: 607-664-2571

las65@cornell.edu

All classes not noted otherwise held at the Steuben County Office Building, 20 E. Morris Street, Bath. Call 607-664-2300 to reserve your space.

Contact

Jenny Groen
4-H/Youth Program Leader
jmg422@cornell.edu
(607) 664-2576

Last updated June 12, 2019