Marion County

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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Marion County

The Marion County Extension Office is the local doorway to Iowa State University Extension resources.

Save these dates:

  • 2017 Marion County Fair Dates - July 14-20, 2017
  • 2017 Iowa State Fair Dates - August 10-20, 2017

You are invited to join a Marion County 4-H Club! (grades 4-12)!

County News

August 8, 2016

Check out what is going on in Marion County 4-H this month!

February 23, 2017

Are you an amateur photographer who enjoys taking pictures around Marion County? If so, we have a great opportunity for you, the annual Marion County Photo Contest.

February 21, 2017

Your financial habits often need a tune up. Human Sciences Extension & Outreach offers several free tools to help.

January 27, 2017

Are you getting spring fever already? If so, we have some great workshops for you!

January 13, 2017

Free Tax preparation for low to moderate income (generally, $54,000 and below) tax payers with electronic filing is available for federal and state returns.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Our Story: Small Talk for Early Literacy

Yes, you can read to babies. Through “Small Talk,” Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, the Ames Public Library and Raising Readers in Story County are helping parents build literacy skills in very young children.

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

February 24, 2017 02:27 PM

According to the newly released Iowa Learning Farms 2016 Field Day Evaluation Report, the number of Iowa cover crop acres grew by...

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