University of Maryland Extension

Lambing & Kidding School

Lambing & Kidding School
When: 
Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
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Where: 
Howard County Fairgrounds in West Friendship, Maryland.
Address: 
Howard County Fairgrounds
2210 Fairgrounds Road
West Friendship, MD 21794
United States
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Lambing & Kidding School – January 19, 2019

University of Maryland Extension will hold a Lambing & Kidding School on Saturday, January 19, 2019, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Howard County Fairgrounds in West Friendship, Maryland. The school will feature concurrent programs for adults and youth. The adult program will be geared towards new producers, with less than 5 years of experience. The youth program will be hands-on and geared towards youth, ages 11-18.

The main speaker will be Dr. Kevin Pelzer from the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine. Other speakers will include Dr. Kwame Matthews, Delaware State University; Dr. Angela Black, University of Maryland (College Park); Maegan Perdue, University of Maryland Extension (Worcester County); and Susan Schoenian, University of Maryland Extension. The youth program will be taught by University of Maryland Extension youth educators: Chris Anderson (state office) and Ashley Travis (Washington County).


The registration fee is $60 for adults and $45 for youth. The registration fee includes resource materials on a flash drive, morning refreshments, and lunch. Pre-registration is requested by January 2. To register online, go to https://2018LKSchool.eventbrite.com. To register via mail, send your registration fee (payable to University of Maryland) and contact information to Pam Thomas at the Western Maryland Research & Education Center, 18330 Keedysville Road, Keedysville, MD  21756.

For more information, contact Susan Schoenian at sschoen@umd.edu or (301) 432-2767 x315.


The University of Maryland Extension programs are open to any person and will not discriminate against anyone because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry, national origin, or marital status.

Cost: 
Adults: $60; Youth: $45
Contact: 
Susan Schoenian
Contact Email: 
sschoen@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
301-432-2767
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