Fremont County

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Fremont County is part of a 99-county campus, connecting the needs of Iowans with Iowa State University research and resources for a STRONG IOWA!
Call (712) 374-2351 to learn more or stop by our office at 610 Clay Street in Sidney Monday-Friday, 8-4:30 for a face-to-face consultation!
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Do you want to work with a great team, transforming lives through 4-H and Youth Development?!  Apply for the Fremont County Youth Coordinator position!!

Dates to Remember:    

May 30                       Fremont County Extension Office CLOSED in observance of Memorial Day
June 4                       Fairgrounds Cleanup!  9 a.m.-Noon
June 5-9                   STEM Survival Camp
June 8                       4-H Swine Workshop, 9-Noon / FSQA Testing Available
June 10                     Animal Science Workshop, 9-4:30 / FSQA Testing Available
June 11                     Pageant Clinic, Essex, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
June 12-16               Camp Wild
June 15                     Fremont County Fairboard Golf Tournament
June 15                     Deadline to apply for CYC position, 4:30 p.m.
June 16                     Women, Land & Legacy Beef event, Emerson, 6 p.m.
June 16-18               Waubonsie Horse Camp, Fremont County Fairgrounds
June 20                     Deadline for Fremont County Fair Queen application
June 22                     4-H Poultry Workshop, 5-7 p.m. / FSQA Testing Available
June 23                     Iowa Retail Initiative 2016 Summit, Ames
June 24                     Clover Kids Farmyard Daycamp
June 26-30               DaVinCi Design Camp
July 8                         Adventures of the Night Camp
July 10-15                 Design Dimension Camp
July 13                       Fremont County Clothing Selection & Fashion Revue Contest, United Faith Church, Sidney, 1:30 p.m.
July 17                       Fremont County Fair Queen contest, United Faith Church, Sidney, 3:00 p.m.
July 19-25                 Fremont County Fair
July 30                       Best of Southwest Shootout (species championship), 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Westfair, Council Bluffs
Learn more about Growing Strong Families (GSF) HERE!
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County News

May 26, 2016

The 2nd Annual Golf Tournament will be held on Wednesday, June 15 starting at 10 a.m. at the Fremont County Golf Course south of Sidney.

May 25, 2016

Find out all you need to know to participate in the 2016 Fremont County Fair!

May 25, 2016

Fremont County Extension & Outreach is seeking the right person to serve as the County Youth Coordinator (CYC).  Deadline to apply is June 15th. 

May 23, 2016

Join WLL of Southwest Iowa on Thursday, June 16th to learn details about different kinds of cattle operations and where your beef products come from.

May 23, 2016

Several camps and workshops are available to area youth!  Click for more information!

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