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.
April 6, 2017 | Find out more about the American woodcock, or timberdoodle, and the unique mating ritual of this small, migratory bird.
April 6, 2017 | Learn how Earth Day was formed and what you can do to get involved with this important annual event.
March 30, 2017 | Try exploring a local fish “run” with youth to help them become more fisheries knowledgeable.
March 22, 2017 | Enjoy spending time outdoors? Want to share that experience with youth? Get involved with 4-H Outdoor Adventure Challenge through the orientation workshop.
March 17, 2017 | Engage youth in environmental science with these new 4-H Science Blast lessons.
February 28, 2017 | Learn more about archery in Michigan 4-H Shooting Sports. Rules and policy are included to help increase success and fun.
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.