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Local youths and families invited to 4-H meeting

NEW FRIENDS — Erie County legislators Lynne Dixon and John Mills are shown talking with Springville resident Joshua Moscato about his involvement with 4-H, during this past summer’s Erie County Fair. One of the programs that Joshua participates in is raising animals and learning how to care for them, as well as the economics associated with raising an animal. That is one of 40 programs offered through 4-H.
ERIE COUNTY — Erie County Legislators Lynne Dixon, Joseph Lorigo and John Mills, in partnership with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Erie County, will host an informational meeting to highlight the programs available to youths ages 5 – 19, through 4-H.

The meeting will describe the 4-H programs and how to get involved. The event will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m. at Hilbert College’s Swan Auditorium, located at 5200 South Park Ave. in Hamburg. Reservations are not required. Refreshments will be served. 4-H families and coordinators will be available to answer questions and share their experiences about being a member of 4-H.

More than 40 4-H programs are currently offered in healthy living, natural resources, plant science/gardening, community service, animal science and science and technology.

For more information, contact Dixon at 858-8671 or; Mills at 858-8850 or; Lorigo at 858-8922 or; or Korb at 652-5400 ext. 130 or email

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