Upcoming Events

Gardening with Herbs

Thursday, July 13, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Discover what culinary herbs grow best in the garden or in containers, what herbs make good companions in the garden and how to grow fresh herbs indoors during the winter.  Free and open to the public!

Class presented by Margaret Murphy, Horticulture Educator

Sioux County Fair (North of the Commercial Building across from the Fair Office), Sioux Center Read more about Gardening with Herbs

Gardening with Herbs

Friday, July 14, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Discover what culinary herbs grow best in the garden or in containers, what herbs make good companions in the garden and how to grow fresh herbs indoors during the winter.  Free and open to the public!

Class presented by Margaret Murphy, Horticulture Educator Read more about Gardening with Herbs

Bike-N-Bite

Saturday, July 29, 2017 -
9:00am to 1:00pm
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What is it?

Bike-N-Bite is a community bike event that celebrates local food in Siouxland. Connect on two wheels with folks who are excited about fresh, local flavors! Bike around Siouxland biting into free samples of locally-grown food prepared by area restaurants, vendors and shops. Read more about Bike-N-Bite

In the Garden with Kids

Saturday, August 5, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm
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Join us for a morning in the garden!  We will feature a planting make & take, arts and craft make & take and games in the garden.  Youth grades K-5 welcome! 

Pre-register to 712-472-2576 or xlyon@iastate.edu by July 31. $10/person

Class presented by Margaret Murphy, Horticulture Educator; Laura Beyenhof, Lyon County K-12 Program Assistant; and Emily Ostrander, Lyon County Naturalist. Read more about In the Garden with Kids

Cooking with Herbs

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
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This will be a cooking class featuring easy tips and recipes using fresh herbs, ways to preserve herbs and a hands-on cooking demonstration and tasting.  

Pre-register to 712-754-3648 or slamfers@iastate.edu by August 7. $15/person.

Class presented by Renee Sweers, Human Sciences Specialist in Nutrition and Wellness. Read more about Cooking with Herbs

Cooking with the Family

Thursday, August 10, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
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This will be a hands-on cooking class featuring cooking demonstrations and tastings.  Parents and children will cook together using healthy, kid-friendly, recipes and vegetables.  Pre-register to 712-472-2576 or xlyon@iastate.edu by August 8. $15/family. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Class presented by Renee Sweers, Human Sciences Specialist in Nutrition and Wellness. Read more about Cooking with the Family

Cooking with Herbs

Thursday, August 17, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
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This will be a cooking class featuring easy tips and recipes using fresh herbs, ways to preserve herbs and a hands-on cooking demonstration and tasting.  Pre-register to 712-737-4230 or ajelt@iastate.edu by August 14. $15/person.

Class presented by Renee Sweers, Human Sciences Specialist in Nutrition and Wellness. Read more about Cooking with Herbs