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Happening in Mills County Information:

 
MILLS COUNTY FAIR DATES JULY 7-11, 2017
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  • March

  • March 23- FSQA training in Harrison County 6-8pm in Logan  MUST RSVP 712-644-2105
  • March 24- Powerful Tools for Caregivers- 6 week event
  • March 27- KMA Night for Teen Club 6:30-8pm
  • March 31- Powerful Tools for Caregivers at Glenwood Senior Center.  RSVP 527-3316
  • April

  • April 4- 4H Horticulture Workshop- 6:30pm
  • April 4-  Youth Committee 6pm
  • April 4- Mills County Master Gardeners Spring into Spring Series7pm at GRC Visitor Center Classroom-  “Best Gardening Practices for Bees”, By Chris Ruhaak and Eric Moen
  • April 6- Chicken Workshop for Beginners- ADULT COMMUNITY WORKSHOP- RSVP 527-3316.  Introduction to poultry
  • April 7- Powerful Tools for Caregivers 9-11:30am at Bloom Senior Center in Glenwood
  • April 10- Extension Council Meeting
  • April 11- Trowbridge Class Initial Meeting at Extension Office 6-8pm
  • April 14- Powerful Tools for Caregivers 9-114:30 at Bloom Senior Center
  • April 18- Trowbridge Class at Extension Office 6-8pm
  • April 18- Horse Practice Begins at Mills County Fairgrounds 7pm Start
  • April 18th-Mills County Master Gardeners Spring into Spring Series7pm at GRC Visitor Center Classroom- “RAGBRAI Milkweed Seedball Initiative”, By Kelly Guilbeau
  • April 21- Powerful Tools for Caregivers at Bloom Senior Center 9-11:30am
  • April 22- Trowbridge Class begins at the Farm
  • April 23- Clothing Contest at East Mills High School
  • April 23- Communications Contest at East Mills High School
  • April 23- Bucket of Junk at East Mills High School Shop
  • April 23- TEEN Club Meeting at East Mills High School 1pm
  • April 25- Horse Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds 7pm
  • April 25- FSQA in Fremont County- MUST RSVP 374-2351
  • April 27- Dog Practice Begins.  Mills County Fairgrounds
  • April 28- Powerful Tools for Caregivers 9-11:30am at Bloom Senior Center
  • April 28-30- Intermediate Trip to St Louis for 7th & 8th Graders- RSVP 712-527-3316.
  • April 29- Goat Sheep Weigh In at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • May

  • May 2- Youth Committee & 4H Leaders Meeting 6pm at American Legion
  • May 2- Horse Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • May 4- Dog Practice at the Mills County Fairgrounds
  • May 5- Trowbridge Class at the Farm
  • May 8- Extension Council
  • May 9- Horse Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • May 11- Dog Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • May 13- Trowbridge Class at the farn
  • May 16- Horse Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • May 18- Dog Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • May 20- Trowbridge Class at Farm
  • May 23- Horse Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • May 25- Dog Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • May 27- Trowbridge Class at Farm
  • May 28- County Council 
  • May 29- Memorial Day- Office Closed
  • May 30- Horse Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • June

  • June 1- Dog Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • June 4- CREW to Adventureland
  • June 6- Junior Outdoor Adventure Camp
  • June 6- Horse Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • June 7-8 County Council Showmanship and Fitting Event
  • June 8- Dog Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • June 10- Trowbridge Class at Farm
  • June 10- Junior Camp Counselor Training Event and move in to camp
  • June 11-14- Junior 4H Camp at Gretna
  • June 13 Horse Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • June 15- Dog Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • June 17- TEEN Club fundraiser at Malvern Golf Course
  • June 17- Poultry Pollorum Testing at Mills County Fairgrounds- BY APPOINTMENT 9-noon RSVP 527-3316
  • June 17- Trowbridge Class at Farm
  • June 20- New 4H Member Prefair Picnic and Tour 5:30pm- RSVP 527-3316
  • June 20- Horse Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • June 22- Chamber Coffee at Bomgaars Barn at Mills County Fairgrounds 9:30am
  • Juen 22- Dog Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • June 24- 4H & Open Horse Show at Mills County Fairgrounds 9am
  • June 24- Trowbridge Class at Farm
  • June 25- County Council Nishna Float Trip
  • June 27-29- Youth Conference for 8-12 graders in Ames
  • June 27- Horse Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • June 29- Dog Practice at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • June 29- Poultry Bird Washing Event at Mills County Fairgrounds 6:30pm- MUST RSVP 527-3316
  • July

  • July 1- Trowbridge Class at Farm
  • July 4- Independence Day- Office Closed
  • July 5- Pre-Fair Cleanup & Family BBQ 5pm at Mills County Fairgrounds
  • July 5- Poultry to Fairgrounds 5-9pm ONLY!
  • July 7-11- Mills County Fair
  • July 12- Post-Fair Cleanup at Fairgrounds 9-11am

 
 
 

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County News

March 23, 2017

Members in grades 7th-8th are invited to join Region 17 on a trip to St. Louis, April 28-30th!

March 23, 2017

Join us June 11-14, 2017 at the Eastern NE 4-H Camping Center for a fun-filled 4 day/3 night camp experience!

March 17, 2017

FOr all ages and abilities- a great poultry workshop covering all basic topics and get some great tips!

February 27, 2017

Do you help take care of a family member or friend?  If so, you are not alone. Over 50 million family caregivers in America provide a vast array of emotional, financial, nursing, social, homemaking and other services on a daily or intermittent basis. Caregiving is rewarding, but, let’s face it— caregiving also can be stressful—physically, emotionally, and financially.  

Powerful Tools for Caregiversallows you time to acquire some tools to help you become more comfortable with your role as a caregiver. 

February 22, 2017

Grant Writing 101 will provide hands-on training in seeking and writing successful grant applications.  The workshop will be presented from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 16, at the Bloom Senior Center, 25 N Vine St., in Glenwood, IA.   The program is sponsored by the city of Pacific Junction and Iowa State University Extension & Outreach; Mills County.

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