Babysitting Basics course offered this week
Twenty-five youth are participating in Washington County Extension’s Babysitting Basics Course this week. They kicked off the weeklong camp on Monday with special guests regarding babysitting expectations, how to be a safe sitter and fire safety. Taylor Brinning, daughter of Shane and Kathleen Brinning, practices using a fire extinguisher while firefighter Joey Wallace offers tips for proper use. Registrations are still being accepted for a second Babysitting Basics Course being offered July 28-Aug. 1 at Washington County Extension Office at 319-653-4811.