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The Southern Iowa Fair will be held on July 18-23, 2016.
The Iowa State Fair will be held on August 11-21, 2016.

County News

February 3, 2016

The 5th Annual Mahaska County 4-H & FFA Gala will be held on Friday, March 11.  This event is the major fundraising event for the 2016 Southern Iowa Fair 4-H & FFA Youth Shows Fund.  A meal will be offered for free will donations.  To-Go Meals will be available!
Full details and a list of Silent Auction items can be found by clicking the link above.
This fund covers the cost of 4-H and FFA judges, premiums, trophies, banners, and plaques for the Southern Iowa Fair.

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January 29, 2016

If you are looking for a new Mahaska County 4-H T-shirt, look no further!
We are taking orders for the new Mahaska County 4-H T-shirt until 4:30 PM on Tuesday, March 1.  Click the link above to access an order form. 

January 26, 2016

Family Storyteller is a literacy program for preschoolers and their families!

January 26, 2016

Together We Can is a great program for parents who have young children!

January 25, 2016

Learn how to eat healthy on a budget and go home with delicious recipes to try with your families on February 24th!  This is a FREE workshop that is open to the public.  Registration is required, click the link above for full details.

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