Posts Tagged: 4-H
On Tuesday October 1st, 4-H Member Belle, Tuolumne County 4-H Ambassador, and Rosemary Giannini,...
Day 5-Water Why is water important? Where does water go when you flush it down the toilet? What...
Day 4- Food What is local food? Why buy local food? What is a food mile? Today we explore where...
Prey and predator gets us started on the topic of the day…food
starting a home garden in recycled containers
recycled silly planters
butternut squash seeds planted and ready to go home
another happy gardener
camper with planting
today's harvest, farm fresh strawberries
Hear that buzz? Honey bees own the flower beds at the Solano County Fair, 900 Fairgrounds Drive,...
Gloria Gonzalez, superintendent of McCormack Hall at the Solano County Fair, holds a bee-themed quilt with assistant Jarod Fernander of Vallejo, 15, a student at the Pleasant Hill Adventist Academy. The quilt is the work of Tina Frothy of Vallejo. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Insects, we have insects! Gloria Gonzalez, superintendent of McCormack Hall and assistant Jarod Fernander show some of the insect-themed entries. The butterfly is a Blue Xlipper, Parthenos sylvia ssp. lilacinus, from southeast Asia, as identified by Art Shapiro, UC Davis distinguished professor of evolution and ecology. In the background are entries ready to be judged or displayed. The fair runs June 27-30. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
This pencil sketch of a moth is by Alana Boman of the Sherwood Forest 4-H Club, Vallejo, who entered it in 4-H youth graphics arts, ages 5 to 8, in McCormack Hall, Solano County Fair. The fair runs June 27-June 30. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Madeline Giron of Benicia entered this drawing of a bee in youth graphics arts, ages 14 and over, in McCormack Hall,Solano County Fair. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Day 3-Energy What is the difference between renewable and non-renewable energy? Why is energy...
Electric train tag gets campers ready for the topic of the day...Energy
Teamwork makes pizza box solar oven construction easier and more fun.
S'mores in the oven, but where's the sun today?
Monitoring temperature in solar oven on an overcast day
smoothie assembly line