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2013 ISU Extension & Outreach Annual Report

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Linn County

As your front door to Iowa State University we are your access to information and services to improve the quality of life in your community.  We provide research and education on public issues, food and nutrition, health, financial management, youth development, and family relationships.  Office HOURS: M-F, 8:00am-4:30pm

Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

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Parenting Education Classes   |   Play & Learn groups for ages 0-5   |   Just in Time Parenting aticles and activities
Nutrition and Garden Programming for Kids in Elementary and Middle School
EcoFamily Blog  STARS Learning Center   |  Science of Parenting Blog   |  MoneyTips Blog
After School Program Resources |  Educational HandsON Kits  |   Summer Teaching Ideas
December  Hay Price Update  |  Words on Wellness Newsletter   |   Buy Eat Live Healthy CLASSES
Homegrown Lifestyles Blog   |   The People's Garden at Hiawatha Elementary School
Request a Master Gardener speaker   |   Stress Management Techniques

VOLUNTEER WITH EXTENSION:
Become a Linn County Extension Council member    |    Become a Linn County Extension 4-H Youth Leader
Become a Linn County Master Gardener
    |    Become a Homegrown Lifestyle Network Volunteer

County News

school nutrition educator job opening
August 7, 2014

The role of the School Nutrition Educator is to promote healthy lifestyles by providing direct delivery of nutrition and physical activity lessons in 1st-3rd grade classrooms in the Cedar Rapids School District. Application due by August 25, 2014.

bookkeeper office assistant job opening vacancy cedar rapids iowa
August 7, 2014

Ensure all financial systems meet legal, council and management needs; provide general administrative support and assistance in the delivery of Extension programs and office operations. Application due by August 25, 2014.

Parent Education Consortium Facilitator job opening cedar rapids iowa
August 7, 2014

Parent Education facilitators are responsible for planning and teaching “Parenting Young Children” classes and other parent education classes for the PEC, Parent Education Consortium, as assigned. The PEC provides caregivers and parents support, information and resources to support children’s early learning and healthy development. Application due by August 25, 2014.

Community Agriculture Programs Coordinator Job Opening
August 7, 2014

The role of the Community Agriculture Programs Coordinator is to coordinate promotion, delivery, evaluation, and development of agricultural and horticultural community education programs at Linn County Extension. Application due by August 25, 2014.

Free garden classes marion public library iowa
August 20, 2014

Join us for a class during October at the Marion Public Library.  Topics include Plants for Winter Interests, Spring Flowering Bulbs, Tree Care 101 and more.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

August 12, 2014 01:36 PM

Iowa State University is beginning a 16-week online course on organic agriculture for producers who are interested in learning about the...

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