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100 Years of Community Engagement: Join the Celebration

 


100 Years of Community Engagement: Join the Celebration

The public is invited to attend an open house to be held May 8, 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the WSU Snohomish County Extension Offices located at McCollum Park in South Everett (600 128th St SE). The open house will include program spotlights such as garden tours, forest walks, 4-H Robotics, and interactive activities from a variety of additional programs. Join us as we celebrate Extension’s past contributions and look forward to the next 100 years of service.

Washington State University Snohomish County Extension celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Smith-Lever Act, passed in 1914, which established a state-by-state national network of educators who extend university-based knowledge to the people.. Snohomish County Extension conducts countless local programs, including Master Gardeners, Beach Watchers, and 4-H that strive to enhance citizenship, support economic development, and maintain the environment.

. As the front door to the University, WSU Extension programs build capacity and empower communities to find solutions for local issues and to improve their quality of life. WSU Snohomish County Extension partners with the county and other organizations throughout the community to engage people and communities. This outreach is critical in order to advance knowledge, economic well-being and quality of life by fostering inquiry, learning, and the application of research.

Jenette Croft

WSU Snohomish County Extnesion

425.338.2400

j.croft@wsu.edu

 

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