Hazardous Occupation Training
H.O.T. training is Saturday, May 3, 2014 at the Graham County 4H Building beginning at 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pre-register by Monday, April 28, 2014. $15 for manuals, lunch and refreshments provided. For youth ages 13-15 who will be working on a farm. To register call: Trego 785-743-6361, Ellis 628-9430, Gove 938-4480, Norton 877-5755, Sheridan 675-3268, Decatur 475-8121, or Graham County Extension Offices 421-3411. Student needs to bring Student Tractor Manual, pens, and pencils and the assignments are required to be completed prior to class start-up including review of manual and completion of worksheets.
Certification will be presented to participants who meet all of the following:
1. who attend all sessions
2. who complete the required assignments
3. who successfully complete a tractor safety exam
4. who safely demonstrates the ability to operate a tractor and all its controls according to safe operating procedures under the supervision of a parent or employer
5. who are 14-15 years of age (others will receive certification at the time they turn 14)
4H Photo Adventure Camp 2014
June 14 thru 17th, at Rock Springs 4-H Center. Registration fee is $195 for youth and $215 for adults. Parents and 4-H Volunteers are invited to attend camp and learn along with the youth. Enrollment is limited so don't delay in registering. Register online, registration closes May 1, 2014, go to: http://www.kansas4-h.org/p.aspx?tabid=317.
Photo Adventure Camp is an intense, exciting four day photographic experience for teens age 13-16. Cameras, teens, and a camp theme of "Images with an edge" will combine to explore and capture camper's vision in both new and traditional activities. Talented and dynamic volunteers will provide hands-on instruction enabling many new skills to be learned.