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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Emmet County

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2ND ANNUAL Glowing 4-H Foot Race- Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
 
 

Choices: 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk ($15.00) 4 Mile Relay ($60 for team of 4) 5K Race ($25.00) will be held at the Emmet County Fairgrounds
What’s Included: T-Shirt and 1 Glow Item More glow items will be for sale at the event. Everyone should come dressed up to glow!
Fundraiser Meal from 6:00-8:30PM   $5.00, includes: Burger (Grilled by Emmet County Cattlemen) Chips, Bar, Beverage
Why: To celebrate National 4-H Week and the local 4-H Foundation. Your support will help fund educational workshops, 4-H clubs, awards, camps, conferences, trips, trainings, college scholarships, & more!
REGISTER HERE: http://glowing4hfootrace.zapevent.com or click here to print registration form
For more info contact: Emmet County Extension 26 S. 17 St., Estherville (712) 362-3434 mlsander@iastate.edu
If you would like to sponsor the 2nd Annual Glowing 4-H Foot Race click here for sponsor form.

County News

September 25, 2014

Area women wanting to learn more about transition planning benefited from participating in Managing for Today and Tomorrow which is an Annie’s Project Course.

September 23, 2014

Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach in Northwest Iowa is preparing to deliver what the World Health Organization names as its “number 1” most effective program for decreasing the onset of drugs and alcohol problems in youth. The program runs every Sunday evening from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the ELC Middle School starting October 5- November 16.

September 18, 2014

Saturday, Oct 4th from 8am to 3pm at Iowa Lakes Community College in Emmetsburg. Cost is $35.00 includes lunch and materials. You can also recertify for CPR/1st Aid from 3 to 5pm for $72.00. To register call Iowa Lakes Community College at 1-800-252-5664

September 15, 2014

 

Emmet County Extension & Outreach office will host an Continuing Instructional Course for the following commercial pesticide applicators:

  • Roadside, Forest, & Aquatic Pest Management
  • Mosquito & Public Health Pest Management
  • Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators
  • Commercial Ag Weed, Insect, Plant Disease Management
  • Fumigation
  • Pest Control Operators
September 8, 2014

There will be a 4-H Skating Party on Sunday, October 5th from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Skateland in Estherville. Help us ROLL into the new 4-H year and celebrate National 4-H week!


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