527 Stephenson St.
Norway, Michigan 49870
Children and Youth Institute
Nick has a Bachelors degree in Physical Education and a Masters degree in Environmental Education. He taught in Wisconsin schools for 20 years. With MSU Extension Nick provides statewide leadership to 4-H programs in environmental & outdoor education and shooting sports. This includes coordinating Great Lakes Natural Resource Camp, Outdoor Adventure Challenge program, 4-H Forestry Fun Camp, shooting sports certification workshops and the 4-H State Shooting Sports Tournament.
February 20, 2017 | You don’t need to travel far to have a nature experience. Nature is everywhere, even out your front door.
January 27, 2017 | The January thaw usually occurs each year for five days around Jan. 25. Take a closer look at why this winter anomaly takes place.
January 6, 2017 | Research beekeeping and share your findings in this rewarding essay contest.
December 15, 2016 | Looking for an interactive activity for youth that teaches about adaptations and habitats? “Who Am I?” requires little preparation and can be enjoyed by multiple ages.
December 15, 2016 | Spend time outside with youth this winter exploring animal tracks.
December 13, 2016 | Are you in need of a gift for that youth shooting sports enthusiast? Use these tips to be resourceful when making that perfect purchase.
December 1, 2016 | Partnerships for 4-H shooting sports makes programs sustainable and productive for youth. Learn more ways to foster and develop partnerships for strong youth programming.
November 16, 2016 | Give Thanksgiving an environmental focus by implementing these simple tips that give thanks for our Earth.
November 15, 2016 | Consider making bird feeders with your 4-H club or youth group. It’s a great project for youth that they’ll enjoy all winter, and birds will love it!
September 29, 2016 | Learn how to make sumac tea with youth to enjoy the benefits and delicious flavor.