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4-H offering outdoor opportunities through MSU Extension

Posted at 8:29 AM, Feb 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-06 10:26:15-05

If you are looking for a way to get the kids outside, Michigan State University Extension has a ton of 4-H environmental and outdoor educational events to take part in.

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Upcoming Program Dates and Topics:

· Feb. 9, 2021: "All About Honey Bees: Working with a Superorganism,” Ana Heck, MSU Apicultural Educator.

· Mar. 9, 2021: “Searching for Vernal Pools, Nature’s Disappearing Act,” Yu Man Lee, Conservation Scientist, Michigan Natural Features Inventory

· Apr. 13, 2021: “Researching Wildfire in Boreal and Arctic Regions,” Laura Bourgeau-Chavez, Senior Research Scientist/ Assistant Professor, Michigan Technological University: Michigan Tech Research Institute

· May 11, 2021: Stay tuned to see what exciting research we will be investigating!

Meetings will be held over the free app called Zoom. Link/password for the meeting will be emailed about a week prior to each presentation. Register once and receive monthly emails directly related to this program for the duration of the event, through May 2021.

Register here.

We spoke with 4-H program coordinator Veronica Bolhuis about the opportunities on offer.