Wednesday, April 6, 2011 - 07:57
This June and July, the Iowa 4-H Center offers specialty camps designed for true outdoor lovers. Youth ages 14-18 may take a Wilderness Canoe Trek, Backpack Trek or Horsepacking Trek through the rugged trails of places like Minnesota and Michigan.
Friday, April 1, 2011 - 12:21
Filmmaking, robotics, cooking and fashion design challenges await young Iowans during 4-H events at the Iowa State Fair. Iowa teens and pre-teens may apply now to participate in these events.
Monday, March 28, 2011 - 14:26
Military families and supporters gathered at the capitol in Des Moines March 24 as Gov. Terry Branstad signed a proclamation declaring April as the Month of the Military Child in Iowa.
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 08:17
The projects, the judging, the youth conferences and the presentations in the life of a 4-H’er are valuable experiences that build more than leadership and communication skills. They also can inspire career choices and life-long interests.
Thursday, March 10, 2011 - 09:22
Four Iowa 4-H’ers from Buena Vista, Sac, West Pottawattamie and Worth counties have been selected to represent Iowa at the National 4-H Conference April 2-7 in Chevy Chase, Md.
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 - 10:41
Iowa State University Extension will celebrate Extension Week throughout the state March 21-25, 2011.
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 - 09:08
The State Science + Technology Fair of Iowa (SSTFI) and FFA Agriscience Fair need judges to review middle and high school science projects during the two events April 1-2 at Iowa State University in Ames.
Thursday, February 24, 2011 - 10:09
“The New Extension Commons: Connecting People and Programs,” the theme of the 2011 National Urban Extension Conference, will focus on the unique needs of urban and suburban communities across the nation and how extension professionals can meet these needs.
Wednesday, February 23, 2011 - 13:49
The “My 4-H. My Commitment.” gala raised more than $36,000 for the Iowa State University Extension 4-H Youth Development program.
Wednesday, February 16, 2011 - 11:51
The Iowa 4-H Center offers nine unique weeks of day camp for boys and girls ages 6 to 10 years old. Beginning June 6, each week offers a different theme including days filled with swimming, crafts and group games.