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  •     All things Fair 2016

  • Happening in Mills County Information:

  • May
  • May 26- Dog Practice
  • May 30- Office Closed for Memorial Day
  • May 31- Horse Practice
  • June 
  • June 1- Goat Showmanship Workshop 6:30pm 58853 Iowa St Glenwood Iowa 51534  RSVP 527-3316
  • June 1- CREW to Adventureland-  payment due by May 25th
  • June 1- County Council at 6pm- Glenwood Lake Park
  • June 2- Dog Practice
  • June 2- Childcare Provider Training- Gardening with Kids at YMCA
  • June 4- Mock Cat Show at Fairgrounds Block Building 9am- MUST RSVP 712-527-3316
  • June 4- Relay for Life- CREW 
  • June 6th-  Visual Arts Workshop with Kassidy & Kres Monday at Malvern Community Building 6:30pm- RSVP
  • June 7th- CREW leads the Junior Outdoor Adventure Camp at Pony Creek Park
  • June 7- Youth Committee 6pm at Extension Office
  • June 7- Horse Practice
  • June 8th- New Members Family Picnic at Fairgrounds 6pm- we will go over what to expect at fair, eat a light meal and tour fairgrounds.  Bring questions and PLEASE RSVP for food!  
  • June 9- Dog Practice
  • June 11- Poultry Pollorum Testing at Fairgrounds 9am  RSVP 527-3316  Showmanship to follow
  • June 12-15- Regional Junior Camp WIld at Nebraska 4H Camp
  • June 14- Rabbit Tattoo Clinic and Showmanship 7pm at Mills County Fairgrounds  Must RSVP
  • June 14- Horse Practice
  • June 16- Dog Practice
  • June 17- PPAT & Commercial Pesticide testing 10-2pm
  • June 18 & 20-24- Aquatic Robotics Club in Malvern.  Equipment check on Saturday , then we begin water checks in 5 area lakes!  Only 6 openings.
  • June 18- 4H & Open Horse Show at Mills County Fairgrounds 8am
  • June 19- County Council Meeting at Extension Office
  • June 20-24  Aquatic Robotics Camp- each night a new location.  Must RSVP 712-527-3316 and pay $40 to receive schedule and signup.  Space is limited to 6.
  • June 21- Horse Practice
  • June 22- Goat Grooming and Showmanship Workshop at 58853 Iowa Street Glenwood Iowa 
  • June 23- Dog Practice
  • June 25- Raindate for 4H & Open Horse Show
  • June 28- Horse Practice
  • June 28-30- State 4H Youth Conference in Ames.  Must preregister.  For 8th- 12th graders
  • June 30- Dog Practice
  • July
  • July 5th- Poultry Washing Clinic at Fairgrounds 6pm RSVP- minimum number of birds equired to hold this event 712-527-3316
  • July 6, 2016- Pre-fair clean up 
  • July 8-12, 2016 Mills County Fair- Theme- Nothing Compares to my County Fair
  • July 18, 2016- ServSafe Class at Mills County Engineer Office in Glenwood 9-6pm Cost is $150.  RSVP 712-527-3316
  • July 23rd- RAGBRAI in Glenwood
  • July 24- RAGBRAI in Malvern
  • August
  • August 9- Farm Leasing Meeting Malvern 1:30pm and Glenwood 6:30pm- must RSVP 527-3316
  • August 9- Region 17 Tablesetting Competition in Council Bluffs Library
  • August 11-21 Iowa State Fair
  • August 26th- Record Books to Club Leaders
  • August 31- Leader's Meeting 6pm

County News

May 13, 2016

The fun begins here!  If you are wondering what events are happening at the Mills County Fair, check here for details, forms and more!  This will update frequently!

Hunters Tablesetting
May 23, 2016

Region 17 4-H Table Setting Event
Join with other 4-H'ers in your county and across Region 17 to participate in this growing program where you will apply your communication, hospitality, planning and food and nutrition skills to plan an event around serving a meal for friends, family or both. To learn more about the event and what you will need to do to participate click her to go to the Region 17 4-H Table Setting Webpage.

May 20, 2016

Superintendent Teri Sanderson has some upcoming events

May 20, 2016

Superintendent Colleen Gray has great workshops coming soon!

May 20, 2016

Upcoming Visual Arts Workshop has something for everyone!

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

People from 14 states contributed handmade squares to “yarn bomb” an Ames building. ISU Extension and Outreach specialist Jennifer Drinkwater explains the result: Intertwine, public art that engages Iowans.

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May 26, 2016 02:13 PM

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