Cooperative Extension is offering a series of parent-child classes at Cambridge Community Center designed to educate you and your child (3-5 years old) through fun, creative lessons while preparing your child for kindergarten.  Children will learn the importance of cooperation, creativity, reading skills, fun ways to be active and eating healthy while making new friends.

The series includes Family Storyteller, All 4 Kids: Family Style and Little Books & Little Cooks. The next session begins May 16. Email or call 702-257-5532 for more information on this or upcoming series.

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Nevada and Utah State Extensions team up to offer workshops in Reno, Las Vegas and rural Nevada

University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and Utah State University Cooperative Extension have teamed up to co-sponsor a workshop for growers and small food processors, “Farm Products to Food Products: Increased Sales and Season Extension through Value-Added Products.” The workshop will be held 8:30 a.m. — 5 p.m. on May 13 in Las Vegas and on May 14 in Reno. It will also be available via compressed video to those who want to participate in Elko, Caliente and Tonopah. Read more!

4-H LogoJoin 4-H’ers from around the State for their annual overnight camp at Lake Tahoe. Camp dates are July 28-August 2.  This year’s camp utilizes the 4-H Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math (S.T.E.M.) program.  During the six days, campers will participate in activities centering on nature, healthy lifestyles, alternative energy,Global Positioning Systems (GPS), rocketry, dramatic arts, leadership, creative arts, and much more. For more information and to register, click here!

Nevada’s Child car seat laws need update, experts say! Penny Blair, instructor for the Cooperative Extension’s family vehicle safety course, inspects a car seat June 10, 2011, in Logandale during a course, which is offered once a month. Read more!

Interested in Summer Camps? 4-H Science, Technology, Engineering & Math Summer Day camps are listed!