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March 4-H Newsletter

 
 

County News

March 6, 2015

Expanding knowledge of state government and policy makers in Des Moines were the focus of the March 4 visit to the Iowa State Capitol by thirty-six 4-H’ers and eight adults.4-H’ers, staff and volunteers represented Chickasaw, Clayton and Fayette Counties. Youth and adults took a sixty minute tour of the century-old capitol building. Youth and adults also engaged in exclusive conversations with Senator Michael Breitbach and Senator Mary Jo Wilhelm in the senate.

March 2, 2015

The annual Clayton County 4-H Omelet Brunch & Silent Auction will be Sunday, March 15 at Johnson’s Reception Hall in Elkader. Serving will be from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. This annual event is sponsored by the 4-H County Council & Extension 4-H & Youth Development Committee.  Proceeds will be used to maintain & promote 4-H & Youth activities in Clayton County. Tickets are available at the Clayton County Extension & Outreach Office or at the door.

March 2, 2015

Attention High School students: Do you enjoy working with younger 4-H members to create a positive experience in an outdoor setting? Do you enjoy tubing, hiking, campfires and canoeing? Then being a 4-H camp counselor may be for you.  Region 4 is looking for youth counselors to help lead the 4-H camps at Pine Bluff.

March 2, 2015

4-H members looking for a fun summer camp to attend need look no further than Pine Bluff 4-H Camp along the Upper Iowa River during June. Registrations are now being accepted for the Junior and Intermediate 4-H Camp, which are open to all youth just completing grades 4-8.
 

January 28, 2015

Clayton County 4-H will hold its annual Lock-In on Friday, March 6 at the Northeast Iowa YMCA in Postville. The Lock-In is open to Clayton County 4-H members in 6th, 7th & 8th grades and their guests. Pre-registration is required by February 25.

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ISU Extension and Outreach has organized these groups of young Iowans so they can connect with each other to be successful in agriculture.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

March 3, 2015 11:49 AM

The Iowa Ag Development Division, in cooperation with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach county offices, is offering two-hour...

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