Jasper County

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Jasper County

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ISU EXTENSION & OUTREACH 4-H Summer Intern (part-time, 20-25 hours per week)

This position is working with 4-H Staff planning and hosting summer day camps and Jasper County fair activities.  They will work in a team relationship with extension & outreach staff members.  Stop by the Jasper County, ISU Extension & Outreach Office, located in DMACC, in Newton to pick up an application or  Click here for the application.  Resume must be attached when returned.  Applications due by April 15.   

4-H Scholarships

The Jasper County Youth Committee is offering two scholarships to 4-H’ers who are presently in 12thgrade.  Click here to apply.  

Central Iowa Early Care & Education Symposium

 Saturday, April 18, 2015
9:00 am - 4:15 pm
Early bird registration before April 1st - $35.00
Late Registration fee after April 2nd (call for availabilty) - $50.00
DMACC - Newton Campus
600 N 2nd Ave W
Newton, Iowa
 
6 hours of DHS approved training credit for child care providers.
Click on the link provided to download registration form.  Print and fill out page 3 and mail to address provided on page 3 with payment. Pre-registration required on the DHS training registry.  Registration is limited to the first 200 paid providers. 

Retired Senior Volunteer ProgramRetired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)

 Just in Time Parenting

Have questions about your baby? Wonder why your toddler bites? Want to help your school ager with friends? Click here to access an interactive flier? 
 

Jasper County Fair Book

The Jasper County Fairbook is at the printers but you can view it online. 

 4-H Enrollment Help sheets

County News

April 2, 2015

Click Here for the April edition of Words on Wellness

March 23, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will celebrate Extension and Outreach Week throughout the state March 22-28, 2015.

March 5, 2015

Click here for the March edition of Words on Wellness.

February 3, 2015

Click here for February's edition of Words on Wellness.

January 6, 2015

Click here for January's edition of Words on Wellness.

 

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