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4-H Hosts youth vet science series


LIBERTY, NY — Youth with an interest in veterinary science, between the ages of 13 and 18, can engage in a hands-on veterinary science educational opportunity this spring. Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County (CCESC) is offering a three-part 4-H Youth Development program series on Thursdays April 12, 19 and 26 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. 4-H programs are always open to non-members.

Participants will gain basic industry knowledge of veterinary medicine techniques for college and career readiness. The workshops will take place at the Extension Education Center on 64 Ferndale-Loomis Rd. The topic on April 12 is “Youth Quality Assurance Certification.” “Equine Emergency & First Aid” will be offered on April 19. “Small Animal & Pet Basic First Aid” will be offered on April 26.

This series costs $8 per youth or $5 for 4-H members. Any Sullivan County youth from age five to 18 can apply to enroll in 4-H for free at any time.

Registration with payment is required in advance by visiting www.sullivancce.org, emailing sullivan@cornell.edu, or calling CCESC at 845/292-6180.

libety, 4-h


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