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Brasstown Community Civic Center, 255 Settawig Rd, Brasstown, NC 28902, USA Brasstown Community Civic Center, 255 Settawig Rd, Brasstown, NC 28902, USA Cherokee County Center 5 months ago
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Description: Ever wondered what you could fix for your friends with special dietary needs at a party? Afraid that there is nothing prepared for a guest with diet restrictions? Worried that you will have to make two versions of everything to please your guests? Let us show you how to alter your old favorite recipes and make items that will suit almost everyone on your guest list. Come join us on January 29th, at Brasstown Community Civic Center, from 2:00-5:00pm. Please arrive 15 minutes early to pay your class fee of $20.
Jan 29 Tue

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WNC Agricultural Center, 761 Boylston Hwy, Fletcher, NC 28732, USA WNC Agricultural Center, 761 Boylston Hwy, Fletcher, NC 28732, USA Cherokee County Center 3 days ago
Description:

This horsemanship clinic is designed for youth to increase their horsemanship knowledge and riding skills. Each child brings his/her horse and throughout the three-day clinic, participants will receive instruction in riding classes by selected disciplines. On the third day, we will have a team penning program program and horsemanship program in which the youth can participate in. Whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or advanced rider, this clinic has something to offer you!

To receive a packet contact Shannon Coleman, at shannon_coleman@ncsu.edu or 828-837-2210 ext. 4 to see if there are available spots.

Jun 24 Mon
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Andrews Elementary School, 205 Walnut St, Andrews, NC 28901, USA Andrews Elementary School, 205 Walnut St, Andrews, NC 28901, USA Cherokee County Center 5 hours away
Description:

Topics youth may learn about during 4-H Cooking 101, how to: use MyPlate; avoid spreading germs while cooking; measure and mix ingredients; test baked goods for doneness; brown meat; set the table for a family meal; understanding and preventing foodborne illnesses; thawing frozen foods; proper knife techniques; how to read Nutrition Facts labels; how to make soups, rice, and pasta; make bread; grilling meats, vegetables, and fruit; make butter. Youth may learn about: yeast, gluten, and different types of fats; herbs and spices and how to make ethnic foods; making cakes, candy, pastries, and pies. We will have fun and experience many different foods.

This program is offered through the 21st Century Afterschool Program in Cherokee County, please contact this program to register for their summer program.

If you would like to provide a similar program to your group please contact Shannon Coleman, 4-H Extension Agent at, shannon_coleman@ncsu.edu or 828-837-2210 ext. 4.

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Jun 27 Thu
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 Tomorrow
Description:

Topics youth may learn about during 4-H Cooking 101, how to: use MyPlate; avoid spreading germs while cooking; measure and mix ingredients; test baked goods for doneness; brown meat; set the table for a family meal; understanding and preventing foodborne illnesses; thawing frozen foods; proper knife techniques; how to read Nutrition Facts labels; how to make soups, rice, and pasta; make bread; grilling meats, vegetables, and fruit; make butter. Youth may learn about: yeast, gluten, and different types of fats; herbs and spices and how to make ethnic foods; making cakes, candy, pastries, and pies. We will have fun and experience many different foods.

This program is offered through the 21st Century Afterschool Program in Cherokee County, please contact this program to register for their summer program.

If you would like to provide a similar program to your group please contact Shannon Coleman, 4-H Extension Agent at, shannon_coleman@ncsu.edu or 828-837-2210 ext. 4.

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Jun 28 Fri
Ag Learning Center, 9275 US 64 West, Murphy, NC 28906 Ag Learning Center, 9275 US 64 West, Murphy, NC 28906 Cherokee County Center 5 days away
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Regular monthly meeting of the Appalachian Beekeepers Association. 1st Monday of each month at 7pm. Contact Don Reynolds at 828-494-5608 for more information.

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Jul 1 Mon
Ag Learning Center, 9275 US 64 West, Murphy, NC 28906 Ag Learning Center, 9275 US 64 West, Murphy, NC 28906 Cherokee County Center 5 days away
Description:

Regular monthly meeting of the Appalachian Beekeepers Association. 1st Monday of each month at 7pm. Contact Don Reynolds at 828-494-5608 for more information.

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Jul 1 Mon
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 2 weeks away
Description:

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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