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County News

August 14, 2015

Hancock County Extension connects the citizens of the county to educational opportunities through community outreach. A great opportunity for an individual, who is passionate about education, has strong communication skills and can market/promote educational opportunities through strong partnerships and collaborations while working in a progressive team environment. 

August 21, 2015

All 4-Hers in grades 7-12 have the opportunity to serve on a County Youth Council.  Being on County Council is a wonderful opportunity to make a difference in the 4-H program.  Applications are available now.  Deadline to apply is Friday, October 2nd, 2015.  For more information click here.

August 21, 2015

Our 4-H Award program will be 4:00pm Sunday, November 8th, 2015 at the Garner Hayfield Ventura High School auditorium.

All award applications and record keeping is due into the Extension Office on Tuesday, September 15, 2015.

  • Bronze, Silver, and Gold project area awards are received by meeting all listed requirements. 
  • Competitive awards are chosen by a committee based on your application and supporting 4-H records.

To download all forms click here.

August 17, 2015

Join us on Thursday, September 3 at the NIRF Fall Field Day.

August 17, 2015

Join us on Thursday, September 10 at the NIRF Garden Tour.

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