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April 23, 2015

If you will complete Kindergarten-8th grade this spring, you should check out our Summer Fun Day Camps!  These camps are open to anyone, not just 4-H and Clover Kids members.  We have LOTS of great HANDS-ON and FUN activities planned.  We're even going to have some really awesome guest presenters.  We're excited to offer these opportunities, so register TODAYSpace is limited for each camp.

April 13, 2015

Are you looking for healthy eating tips? How to spend Less money at the grocery store? Tips on how to make your fruits and vegetables last longer? Spend Smart, Eat Smart is the program for you! It will help you answer all of these question and more!

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March 23, 2015

All 4-H & FFA members who plan to exhibit particular species of livestock at the Southern Iowa Fair, Iowa State Fair, or Ak-Sar-Ben Stock Show must complete the FSQA certification.  FSQA is Food Safety & Quality Assurance.  Testing for 7th-12th graders will be held on Thursday, May 28 between 3-5 p.m. and training for 4th-6th graders will be held on Thursday, May 28 from 6:30-8 p.m.  Click this link to learn more!

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March 21, 2015

Any 4-H'er who will complete 7th or 8th grade this spring is invited to take part in the Intermediate Trip to The Black Hills on June 22-24.  Click the link to access full details and the registration form. 

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March 19, 2015

Join us every THIRD THURSDAY in 2015 for a FREE, fun, educational, and family-friendly workshop.  Workshops will be held at the ISU Extension and Outreach office in Oskaloosa from 6:00-7:00 p.m.

 

 

 

 

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