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Pasta Bridge: 2-Part 4-H Workshop

Notes on the Event Schedule Change

Please note: This event has been rescheduled for Thursday, Jan. 26 and Thursday, Feb. 2, both parts from 5-7 p.m. This is a two-part program and participants will need to attend both sessions. For questions, please contact Thank you!

close up of bridge sketches and bridge models made of linguine pasta
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Kendall County Extension Office
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Build & Break Bridges

This two-part workshop allows youth to learn about engineering and bridge design, and build a linguine bridge. The next day, they come back to test its strength!

Who: Designed for ages 8-18, it's a great fit for kids and teens interested in building or engineering, students on Winter Break looking for hands-on fun, or future Bridge Bust participants. No need to be a 4-H member to participate. 

When: Friday, Jan. 6, 6-8 p.m. AND Saturday, Jan. 7 10 a.m. to noon

Where: Kendall County Extension, 7775B IL Route 47, Yorkville IL 60560

Cost: $5 per team, with 2 to 4 youth per team

Registration required | Space is limited

Questions? Contact Kim Eisnaugle | 4-H program coordinator | | 630-553-5823

Interested in the 2023 Bridge Bust Contest? Learn more here.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, contact or call 630-553-5823. Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time for meeting your access needs.