Joni Phelps, EFNAP Agent at that UK Extension Office, was is studio Wednesday morning for WPKY’s weekly Extension Program.

Joni first told listeners about the upcoming Laugh & Learn Preschool Playdate on Friday, April 27th, from 9:30 to 11AM at the Extension Office located on Highway 62 West in Princeton. Children 5 and under, accompanied by an adult, will participate in exciting activities that will engage them while teaching math, reading, science, colors, shapes, letters, numbers, fine and gross motor skills, and more. A healthy snack will also be provided. This month’s theme is Monster Magical Chairs. The event is free and open to the public but you must register by April 26th and you can do so by calling the Extension Office at 270-365-2787.

Joni then mentioned the upcoming Pinterest Club on Thursday, May 3rd, at 5:30PM at the Extension Office. Participants will learn how to use stories to communicate, create story stones, and try a delicious recipe. Cost is $3 to cover craft supplies and you can register by calling the Extension Office. You do not have to be a Homemaker Member to attend.

Joni also said that she will have a booth set up at the Fan Fair on Saturday, May 5th, on the Butler Lawn in downtown Princeton. The event, which is free and open to all in the community, will be from 10AM to 1PM and will include booths from area businesses, inflatables for the kids, and more fun activities for all in the family.

Joni then reminded listeners of her upcoming Hands On Nutrition Workshop to be held Monday, May 7th, at 5:30PM at the Extension Office. Participants will learn how to make healthy food choices for themselves and their families, learn how to prepare a variety of foods using MyPlate, and of course, hands on cooking. The workshop is free and open to the public but you must register by May 4th and can do by calling the Extension Office at 270-365-2787.

Joni also stated that she will be doing a Recipe Review at the George Coon Public Library in downtown Princeton on Monday, May 7th, from 10AM to 1PM. The recipe will be turkey meatball wraps and the event is a come and go, so feel free to stop by anytime between 10AM and 1PM, taste test the recipe and even pick up a copy of the recipe for yourself. She also mentioned that that same Recipe Review will be held at the Extension Office on Tuesday, May 22nd from 11:30AM to 12:30PM. If you plan on stopping by the Extension Office for the Recipe Review please call them and let know you plan on attending. However, you do not have to call if you plan on stopping by the Recipe Review at the library.

For more information or to register for any of the classes or workshops being offered at the Extension Office, fell free to call them at 270-365-2787.

You can catch the full interview with Joni Phelps below.

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