Clayton County

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February 4-H Newsletter

 

County News

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.

January 23, 2015

Clayton County 4-H will hold its annual Clover Kid Fun Day on Saturday, February 28 from 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. at Johnson's Reception Hall in Elkader.  This year's theme is Buck-a-Roo Bash.  The fun and educational day will be filled with crafts, games, music and storytime.  Pre-registration is required. Open to all kindergarten - 3rd grade students.  Registration deadline is February 16.

January 9, 2015

Clayton County will offer the Private Pesticide Applicator Re-certification course for pesticide applicators on Tuesday, February 24 at the Opera House in Elkader. Registration begins at 1:00 p.m., and the course runs from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.  Another date in Clayton County  for this continuing education is March 26 at 7:00 p.m. at  Freedom Bank Community Room in Elkader.

January 8, 2015

The Emerald Ash Borer, a small wood-boring beetle that attacks and kills ash trees, has now been confirmed in 14 counties.  Join this informational meeting to cover many topics related to the Emerald Ash Borer in our area.

February 27, 2015

Mike Zeller, Iowa State University Biotechnology Outreach Education Coordinator, leads a Biotech Update and Hands-on Workshop at the Buchanan Co. Iowa State University Extension Office (Heartland Acres Exhibition Center).

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