County News

June 29, 2016
Want to learn more about how this destructive insect works and potential treatment options?  
June 27, 2016
Food Preservation 101 is a two-hour overview of general food preservation principles. The class includes current recommendations for canning, freezing and drying, display of equipment and utensils and sources for safe and tested food preservation information. This class will be held July 19, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at the American Legion Hall at 104 N. Vine, Glenwood.
June 2, 2016

Join WLL of Southwest Iowa on Thursday, June 16th to learn details about different kinds of cattle operations and where your beef products come from.

FIRST LEGO League
May 23, 2016

Info for Teams, Coaches, Volunteers and FLL Team Families for the 2016 Iowa FLL Regional Event in Council Bluffs, Saturday, December 3rd or 10th to be hosted at the Lewis Central Middle School, 3820 Harry Langdon Blvd, Council Bluffs.

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!

May 20, 2016

Here's how to prepare and what to expect for your Mock Cat Show

May 13, 2016

ACES and ISU/Mills County Extension are offering Day Camps for youth.  Camps will be held at NORTHEAST ELEMENTARY, unless otherwise noted.  Camps will be from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  The fee for each camp is $15.00.  Limited financial assistance is available.  Please call Tammie at                 402-306-8425 or the Extension office at 712-527-3316 for more information.                          Camp is limited to the first 25 registered.  Sign-up today!

May 13, 2016

ACES and ISU/Mills County Extension are offering Day Camps for youth.  Camps will be held at NORTHEAST ELEMENTARY, unless otherwise noted.  Camps will be from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  The fee for each camp is $15.00.  Limited financial assistance is available.  Please call Tammie at    402-306-8425 or the Extension office at 712-527-3316 for more information.   Camp is limited to the first 25 registrants.   Sign-up today!

May 9, 2016

SOuthwest Iowa is excited to present a great opportunity for bike riders to see our beautiful hills and meet our wonderful people!  It begins in 75 days, but the preparations are already underway.  To share our 'southern' hospitality, we want to offer a little information on our webpage as well.

April 27, 2016

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offers child care provider training, which has been approved by the Department of Human Services and the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP).  The training helps providers identify, recognize and implement best practices relative to nutrition, physical activity, health and safety for children under their care. An upcoming training, “Gardening with Children”, will be held in Glenwood at the YMCA, 110 Sivers St., on June 2.

February 15, 2016

Ames, Iowa— Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with Practical Farmers of Iowa and the Iowa Cover Crop Working Group, will host a cover crop workshop on Thursday, March 3, from 10:30a.m.-12:30p.m. at the Armstrong Memorial Research and Demonstration Farm near Lewis. The event is free, open to the public, and includes a complimentary meal.

February 10, 2016

ServSafe, the national certification program for food service managers, will be held in Atlantic on March 14, 2016.  To receive more information and registration form, contact ISU Extension and Outreach, Cass County at 712-243-1132 or your local ISU Extension and Outreach office.  Anyone needing to take the recertification exam only may contact the office for more information. Registration is required by March 10.   

February 2, 2016

Women Gaining Ground Conference coming April 30th.  You will laugh, learn and leave filled with excitement and great ideas to take home.  Cost is $25

Master Gardener
January 26, 2016

Even though the cold conditions outside may have you thinking that spring is a long way off, it’s not too early to get some information and great ideas to make this gardening year one of the best! The Mills County Master Gardeners are here to help with this series of six seminars open to gardeners of all ages and abilities!  

January 26, 2016

Sidney, Iowa – Fremont and Mills County Pheasants Forever,Fremont County and Mills CountyFarm Service Agencies and Natural Resources Conservation Service is hosting a workshops for landowners who would like to learn more about enrolling your land into Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) signup.

December 29, 2015

Several positions available for Youth Specialists

December 29, 2015

Grant Writing 101 at Fremont County Extension office in Sidney

December 29, 2015

Grant Writing 101 at Fremont County Extension office in Sidney

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