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Living Well In Yalobusha County

Extension Service Invites You To Participate This Year

Happy 2018!  The MSU Extension has a big year planned and we hope that you will be a part of it.  Check out some of our events we have coming up!

• Start your year off right! Come join the Healthy You Exercise class.  This class is FREE and meets on Mondays and Wednesdays at 9 a.m.  Healthy You Yoga meets on Fridays at 9 a.m.  Make sure to wear cool comfortable clothes, good exercise shoes and bring water to drink.  For the Yoga class you will want to bring a mat for floor exercises and yoga blocks are also very helpful.  

• Looped with Love Crochet MHV Club will meet on Thursday, January 4 at 10 a.m. at the Extension Office.  Membership is $10 per year.  New Members Welcomed! No crochet experience needed.

• 4-H Art Contests Workdays-  If you are between the ages of 8-18 and love art and are interested in creating artwork to enter in several local Art Contest then you will want to attend the 4-H Art Workshops that we will be having at the Extension Office.  All classes are held from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. and will be taught be Mrs. Pat Rodrigue and Mrs. Jo Davis.  Workshop dates: Thursday, January 4; Tuesday, January 30; Thursday, February 1; Tuesday, February 6; Thursday, March 1; Tuesday, March 13.  The art contest we will compete in: North MS Fish Hatchery – (Early May); 4-H Dairy Poster (Late May) and 4-H Horse Art (June)

• Sewing for Service will meet on Monday, January 8th 10 a.m. to noon.  We will be working on Ari’s Pillowcase Project – which are pillowcases for children with cancer.  We have all the supplies and equipment we just need volunteers to help sew. 

• The Create MHV Club will meet on Tuesday, January 9th at 9 a.m.  During this time we will be planning our projects for 2018.  All members are urged to attend and bring a sample of a craft you would like to lead the group in making.   Membership is $10 per year.  New Members Welcomed!  

• The United Y.C. MHV will host a program on Quilting on Tuesday January 16 at 10 a.m.  The public is invited to attend.  Membership is $11 per year.  New Members Welcomed!  The business meeting will be at 9 a.m. prior to the program.  We will be finalizing our 2018 program schedule.

Child Caregivers Training Tuesday, January 23 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.  The topic is Bringing Literacy to Life in the Classroom.  The cost is $5 per person and should be paid by check or money order, no cash please.  Fee is required to be considered registered for class.  Registration is due by Friday, January 19th.   Participants must attend the entire workshop and will receive 2 contact hours.  

• ServSafe Food Safety Certification Class will be offered January 30-31 at the Grenada County MSU Extension from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. each day.  The cost of the class is $140 and should be paid by money order or cashier’s check, no cash please.  The deadline to register is Friday, January 5th.

MSU Extension will provide accommodations to persons with disabilities or special needs.   Please contact our office at 675-2730 prior to a program or event to request reasonable accommodations.

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