4-H Women\u2019s\u00a0Basketball Day\r\n\r\nAll West Virginia 4-Hers, their families and friends are invited to attend a WV 4-H Women\u2019s Basketball Day at the\u00a0WVU Coliseum\u00a0in Morgantown \u00a0Saturday, February 8. The cost is $20 per person and includes a ticket to the WVU -\u00a0 Kansas State Women\u2019s Game, a 4-H hoodie and insurance. Registration deadline for this game is Friday, January 17.\r\n\r\nIf you would like to attend, send your check written to the WV 4-H Alumni Association and sweatshirt size to the Pocahontas County Extension Office, 900-E 10th Avenue, Marlinton WV 24954 before the deadline.\r\n\r\nIn the event of snow and you are unable to attend, there will be no snow date and no refunds will be made, but you will be sent your hoodie.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nEnergy Express\r\n\r\nOpportunities\r\n\r\nEnergy Express service\/employment opportunities are now available for the 2014 Marlinton Elementary Energy Express site for one site supervisor, four mentors and one community coordinator. To learn more about how to become involved or to request an employment application, call the WVU Pocahontas County Extension Office at 304-799-4852 or visit the Energy Express website at energyexpress.wvu.edu .\u00a0 Application deadlines are February 18 for the site supervisor position, and March 1 for the mentor and community coordinator positions.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nState Weekend Camps\r\n\r\nAll 4-Hers in grades six and up were sent a postcard about this year\u2019s State Teen Leader\u00a0Weekend and Dance Camp, including information about\u00a0available county scholarships.\u00a0 If you did not receive the postcard, call the Extension Office immediately so you can meet the registration deadlines.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nPoster and Photo Contests\r\n\r\nAll entries in the county 4-H Poster and Photo contests are due in the Extension Office by January 31.\u00a0 Contact your local 4-H club leader or the Extension Office for more information.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nBee Keepers inaugural meeting January 23\r\n\r\nThe WVU Extension Service has planned an educational meeting Thursday, January 23, 6 p.m. in the McClintic Library to organize local bee keepers and those interested in bee keeping.\u00a0 Clay County Extension Agent Mike Shamblin will deliver a short educational presentation on bee keeping basics. Attendees will also be given information on hive registration and how to market their products.\u00a0 Information will be gathered in hopes of forming a county bee keepers association. For more information please call the WVU Extension Office at 304-799-4852.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nPocahontas Producers Spring Sale\r\n\r\nSchedule for 2014\r\n\r\nRegular Sale \u2013 Saturday, February 15, 2 p.m.\r\n\r\nRegular Sale \u2013 Saturday, March 15, 2 p.m.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nDramas, Fairs and\r\n\r\nFestivals applications\r\n\r\nApplications for the Dramas, Fairs and Festivals grants for this quarter are due in the Extension Office by February 1.\u00a0If you have any questions or need an application form, please call the office at 304-799-4852.