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Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Cherokee County Center 5 months ago
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Steps to Health’s 3rd Grade School program serves 3rd graders across North Carolina.

The program consists of 9 sessions that are designed to educate and inspire young children to eat smart. Hands-on activities, games, and physical activity are incorporated into each lesson. Each 30-45 minute lesson includes a taste test of either a snack the student can make after-school or a healthy meal parents can make for dinner. All participants are awarded a certificate of participation at the completion of the program. Recipes and nutrition and physical activity handouts are sent home to the parents. Evaluation of the lessons include a pre and post survey, and feedback from parents and teachers.

This is a closed program provided by the NCSU Extension, 4-H Youth Development Extension Agent, Shannon Coleman. If you would like to learn more about this program or any other 4-H program, please contact her at shannon_coleman@ncsu.edu or call her at 828-837-2210 ext 4.

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Dec 17 2018

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Are you interested in rabbits, chickens, sheep, goats, or other animals? Would you like to raise your own animals to show? Do you have animals and would you like to learn more about different breeds of those animals and how to care for your animals? This is the 4-H club you! If you are a young person ages 5-18 and would be interested in learning about and potentially showing an animal or animals in a livestock show, then this is the club for you. Youth do not have to have animals but should be interested in animals and learning about them. If you can’t make the meeting but want to know more you can call Shannon Coleman (ext. 4) or Keith Wood (ext. 2) at 828-837-2210.

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Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Cherokee County Center 4 weeks away
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North Carolina State University’s CATCH Kids Club serves youth at Summer Food Service Sites and After School sites across North Carolina.

The program consists of 8 sessions, 30 minutes in length, that are designed to teach youth about nutrition and physical activity in a fun and engaging way through activities and games. Session topics include ways to be active inside and outside, participating in activities to improve heart and bone health, eating more fruits and vegetables, and drinking more water.

All participants are awarded a certificate of participation at the completion of the program in addition to a jump rope, recipe and nutrition activity book. Group evaluation is conducted to capture behavior change related to nutrition and physical activity.

North Carolina State University’s CATCH Kids Club curriculum was adapted from CATCH Kids Club Healthy Habits and Nutrition K-5th Grade by Lindsay Goolsby, MS, RD, LDN, Gretchen Hofing, MPH, RD, Jenelle Wass, MS, RD, LDN. CATCH Kids Club was written Susan Lulton, MA and Jerri L. Berry, MA, RD, LD

This is program delivered through the summer day camps at Murphy Elementary School. Please contact Shannon Coleman for more information, shannon_coleman@ncsu.edu or (828)837-2210 ext. 4.

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