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Head of the Lakes Fair 2014

Head of the Lake Fair-August 25-29, 2015

The fair is Tuesday August 25  – Saturday August 29.  People who would like to register for the fair, either junior or open classes, can do so until Monday August 17th.  Please register online at holfair.com.     

boys playing with plant exp.

Douglas County Beef Association Annual Livestock Show and Auction

The Douglas County Beef Association had their annual livestock show and auction last week. Our 4-H office had displays that featured water experiments. Pictured is volunteer Jessica Schoen watching some boys play with toy cars. The cars were pushed through dirt, then put on the track and run across two containers of water.


Summer in the Garden

Visit our second edition of Four Seasons in the Garden. This page provides information on summer pests and diseases, reminders for summer lawn care and composting, and veggie bites to inspire you to enjoy the garden all summer.


“Kids Food” is a modern myth

It is true that children like to explore and have fun. If given the opportunity, they may enjoy exploring the wide variety of foods offered on restaurant menus and have fun finding new foods to try at the grocery store or farmers’ market.