County 4-H program offering gaming SPARK Club

Jackson County 4-H will host a Clover Gaming SPARK Club June 10, 12, 14, 17, 19 and 21 at Purdue Extension Jackson County, 111 S. Main St., Suite 10, Brownstown.

The SPARK Club is open to students currently in grades 7 through 12. The program is limited to 15 youth. The cost to participate is $20 for non-4-H members and free for current 4-H members.

Visit to download the registration form. Registration is due May 24. Current 4-H members may contact the extension office to register.

The program will cover introduction to game mechanics; communication, rules and challenges; game narrative and storytelling; strategy; careers in gaming; and game creation, showcase and celebration.

For information, call 812-358-6101 or email Heather VonDielingen at [email protected].

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