Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Holiday Office Closure

The MSU Extension Branch County office will be closed from December 25 - January 2, 2018. Please keep this in mind as we get closer to the Christmas and New Years Holidays.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Rabbit & Cavy Show

Saturday, January 6, 2018 is the Ingham County 4-H Rabbit & Cavy Show in Mason, Michigan.  Doors open at 6:00 a.m.  entries must be in by 8:00 a.m. with the show starting at 9:00 am.  Showmanship Junior 9-11 years old, Intermediate 12-14 years old and Senior is 15-19 years old.  Ages as of January 1st, 2018.  They will do Showmanship Breed Classes, Cloverbud Breed Judging, Photography Class, Educational Exhibit and Cavy Class.

For more information, contact Penny Sween 517-202-1618 or email at  Or call the office for a flyer.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

FREE Tickets

Get your FREE tickets to the Lady Spartan Basketball Game set for January 20, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. at the Breslin Center.  Lady Spartans will be playing the Indiana Hoosiers.  MSU Extension and 4-H families can give the office a call to get your free tickets.  Tickets will be ordered and you can pick them up at the office. Gates will open at 2:30 p.m. with tip off at 4:00 p.m.

Wear your 4-H or Spartan attire, pack up the car and have a great afternoon on the MSU Campus watching the Lady Spartans!  Call 517-279-4311 ext. 0 to order your tickets today!  Will take orders until December 22nd.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Want to be a 4-H Leader

We would love for more adults want to become a leader and to share their skills and talents to share with our Branch County 4-H Youth.  There is a new process now as to filling out your New Leader Form.  Check out the link and follow the easy instructions.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Recognition Night Results

We had a great turnout for the Recognition Night last night.  The 4-H Boosters provided a wonderful meal and 168 people were in attendance.  Leaders Council also did well on their Silent Auction.

Area youth who filled out an Awards Form this past spring, were given their awards, plaques and trips.  State 4-H event participants were also recognized.  4-H Leaders were given certificates and pins and recognized for their many years of volunteering in the Branch County 4-H program.

CLICK here for a listing of the youth recognized.  

Visual Arts Workshop - Kett Center

Fall is here so you know the Visual Arts Workshop at Kettunen Center is coming up.  This year it will be held on November 18th & 19th.  Registration Deadline is November 3rd.  Don't wait to long to decide on going as classes fill FAST! Class descriptions and registrations are HERE.