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Activities for youth planned in Oregon

Published: Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

OREGON – The University of Illinois Extension, Ogle County office, will sponsor its annual 4-H Day of Dabbling March 22 at Oregon Church of God, 860 W. Oregon Trail Road.

The hands-on day is open to youth, ages 5-15, and will consist of 18 hands-on workshops. Class topics include visual arts, cooking, natural resources, public presentations, robotics, felting, cats, and science. Participants may select topics to fill each of three class periods: 9-9:50, 10-10:50, and 11-11:50 a.m. Registration is from 8:40 to 9 a.m.

Registration is $9 for 4-H’ers and $15 for nonmembers and will be collected at the door.

The deadline to register is March 17. Classes will be taught by adult and older youth volunteers.

Some classes require additional fees. Complete class descriptions and registration materials are available at the extension office, 421 W. Pines Road, Suite 10; online at http://web.extension.uiuc.edu/bdo or call 815-732-2191.

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