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Boone County Fair:  July 13 - 16, 2017

Static Exhibit Judging: Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Livestock Auction: Monday, July 17, 2017



County News

April 28, 2017

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to sleep near wild animals?  5th through 7th grade 4-H members from Benton, Boone, Greene, Hardin, Linn, Marshall, Story & Tama counties are invited to participate in a campout at the Henry Doorly Zoo in Omaha!  7th Graders are now invited to participate in the Omaha Zoo Trip!!!

April 11, 2017

Agronomy classes for women to be held at the Iowa State University Field Extension Education Lab near Boone.

April 11, 2017

Congratulations to Rich Wrage who received the Distinguished Service Award from Epsilon Sigma Phi Alpha Mu Chapter at Iowa State University.

April 4, 2017

Learn how to build and launch a model rocket! Join the Aerospace Interest Group today!

healthy relationship wheel
April 3, 2017

ISU Extension and Outreach of Boone and Story Counties are sponsoring Healthy Relationship Education in Boone this May. This is a one-day program designed for professionals who work with children and families to increase access to relationship education as a strategy to meet the safety, permanency, and well-being needs of children.

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Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Mobile Museum Takes Iowa History on Tour

The State Historical Society of Iowa is partnering with ISU Extension and Outreach and local organizations as the Iowa History 101 mobile museum begins its 99 county tour over the next three years.  

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