July 30, 2014

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Summer food service program Print E-mail

The Pendleton County Board of Education is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals will be provided at the sites and times as follows:

• Southern Elementary School, June 9-30, Monday - Friday. Breakfast: 8-8:30 a.m., Lunch: 11:30 a.m. - 12 noon.

• Pendleton County High School, June 16-30, Monday - Friday. Lunch: 11:30-11:45 a.m.

Meals for the site(s) are prepared at Southern Elementary.

If you have any questions, please contact Lisa Mitchell at 859-363-4330.

Ky. FFA Convention, June 10-12 Print E-mail

The 85th Annual Convention of the Kentucky Association Future Farmers of America will be held June 10-12 at the Lexington Center in Lexington, Ky. The Convention will begin on Tuesday, June 10, according to Brian Chism, President of the Association and Brandon Davis, State Advisor of the approximately 14,500 member student organization.  Approximately 2,200 FFA members, advisors and guests are expected to attend this meeting.

Highlights of the Convention will include: past State Officer reunions, selection of the state winners in various speaking contests, Career Development Events, recognition of Agricultural Proficiency award state winners, and the naming of the organization’s State Stars in Agricultural Placement, Agribusiness and the State Star Farmer. Pendleton County FFA will have nineteen students competing in various competitions.

During the 9 a.m. closing session on Thursday, June 12, approximately 400 FFA members will receive the State FFA Degree, which is the highest honor the Association can award one of its members.  The State Stars in Agricultural Placement, Agribusiness, and the State Star Farmer will be named.  Brian Chism, State President, will address the closing session on at 9 a.m. Thursday.

The theme of the 2014 Convention is “Beyond All Limits.”

Piloxing Barre Class Print E-mail

Piloxing Barre is a comprehensive, well-rounded workout that is low-impact, yet intensity building. This new program creates full body awareness utilizing a Ballet Barre for the entire class, both standing and grounded.

Think of the Barre not just as another tool, but as a support to create external resistance and initiate more muscle engagement. The Barre will aid you to achieve body balance, and give you more concentrated toning, allowing you to take your muscles deeper into each exercise, through a more complete and dynamic range of motion.

Overall, Piloxing Barre, with Piloxing signature-style of power, fluidity and grace, will burn calories, and re-define your body in a way that feels amazing!

Fee for this six-week class is $35 or $20 for three classes.

Loran Brown is the instructor. Class will start on June 16-July 28 (No class on July 7) from 8:30-9:30 a.m. in Room 204 FSC.

Space is limited please call 654-3325 Ext. 2601 to reserve your spot.

Amish Country Tour, August 25-27 Print E-mail

Join the Pendleton County Cooperative Extension Service as they embark on an educational and exciting journey that will take you to some of Ohio’s premier agricultural sites. Dates are August 25-27 and cost of the trip is $375 per person.

Highlights include:  Behalt Amish and Mennonite Heritage Center, Lehman’s General Store, Helping Hands Quilt Shop, Heini’s Cheese Chalet, Half Stitched - musical, Velvet Ice Cream Company and Historic Roscoe Village.

Please stop by the office for your registration form as soon as possible or call 859-654-3395 for information!

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