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July 4-H Newsletter

 

County News

July 7, 2015

Clayton County Extension is offering 3 workshops to help 4-H & FFA members prepare their exhibits for the annual county fair.  On July 13 a design elements and art principles and a photography workshop will be held. A Fair preparation workshop will be held on July 20.

July 7, 2015

Madi Boehm, Elgin; Twyla Pufahl, McGregor; Emma Ehlers, Edgewood and Emily Moses, Monona attended the 2015 Iowa 4-H Youth Leadership Conference in Ames on June 30- July 2. Madi and Twyla attended CSI: Crops, Emily attended Dairy Animal Science Round-Up and Emma was a delegate to the annual conference. This annual conference is a great opportunity for 4-H’ers and youth to meet others from across the state as they discover their own interests.

May 19, 2015

Due to high demand we have added another Robotics Camp for K-4 th graders on July 16 in ELkader.  Call the Extension Office for details.

We've got a great new line up of summer day camps this year for kids K-6.  There include Grow Your Own Pizza, Mystery Solved, Take a Hike, Robotics, Ninja Turtle Training, A Day in Ancient Greece, and Fair Funtivities.  Check them out and register today.

July 7, 2015

Iowans can learn how to “Preserve the Taste of Summer” during online lessons and hands-on workshops from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. “Preserve the Taste of Summer” provides the most current USDA-approved food preservation recommendations, said Jill Weber, a human sciences specialist in nutrition and wellness with ISU Extension and Outreach.

July 6, 2015

Think you have what it takes to run a marathon? Now's your chance to see if you can! The Summer Fun Kids Marathon runs from July 1-31; see if you can complete 26 miles in one month! Run, walk, or bike at your own pace, when it works for you

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