County News

Get Acquainted Games
December 22, 2014

Find lots of great mixer activities here!

March 16, 2015

Live Healthy Iowa has selected 14 communities across Iowa as host sites for the 2nd annual Live Healthy Iowa 5K events.  The events, scheduled for Saturday, April 11, will be held in Glenwood, Bondurant, Carroll, Clarion, Decorah, Dike, Fairfield, Hiawatha, Mount Ayr, Osage, Perry, Storm Lake, Waukee and West Liberty.  Proceeds from the events will benefit local wellness efforts in these communities, as well as Adaptive Sports Iowa.

March 16, 2015

Could you and your business get a contract with the Government?

ISU/Mills County Extension & Outreach invites you to a special government contracting “Lunch & Learn” on Wednesday, March 25, from 11:30 a.m until 12:30 p.m. at the Senior Center in Glenwood, Iowa.

March 13, 2015

4th- 6th Graders are invited to a day of fun and adventure on June 23rd from 9-3pm.  CREW Leadership Team will be hosting this fun event and will be assisted by Mills County Conservation in the afternoon.

Sr Int Archery
March 2, 2015

Come join other 4-H SESS youth involved in Archery and Air Rifle in Southwest Iowa on Sunday, May 31 at 1:30 p.m. at the Pottawattamie County Fairgrounds in Avoca, Iowa for a Fun Match. We have two big objectives:  Meet other youth involved in 4-H SESS in SW Iowa and test some of your skills you have been learning at 4-H SESS Meetings and workouts through a fun competition. Learn how you can take part in this fun day of 4-H SESS Archery and Air Rifle.....

February 24, 2015

Women Gaining Ground Conference To Be Held in Shenandoah on March 21

 An exciting one-day conference for women from all walks of life will be held at the Shenandoah Historical Museum Building on Saturday, March 21, beginning at 8 a.m.

February 16, 2015

If you are in 7th or 8th grade and want to have a great trip to Kansas City- register today!  We are having an unforgettable trip put together for a very affordable cost!  Too much fun is a possibility!  Attend a Royals Baseball Game, shopping, tours and more!  Space is limited and going quickly!

February 3, 2015

Exciting news- since many people missed the hockey game in January- what a crazy timeto have a game, right?!- we are having a Region 17 REPEAT at the Lancers.  The best part is you can help us raise money for CAMPS!  Wow- how cool is that?!

January 26, 2015

Grades 4-8th are invited to attend the 1st Annual Agronomy Club Event on April 11th

January 15, 2015

The FTC Team called Technical Difficulties, went to their final event of the season and competed well.  This team is led by Tracey Anderson and Joe Wortman.  They built this team from scratch and showed what alot of 4H determination and youth support can really do!

December 29, 2014

Hurry and get this done today! Don't want you to wait until it's too late. All of your livestock, dogs, cats, horses, poultry and more need to be registered in 4honline.com

December 29, 2014
Keeping young cows in the herd is critical to ensure enterprise profitability and facilitate herd expansion; particularly with decreased numbers in the national cow herd.  Plan to attend these clinics to learn more ways to keep her working for you.  Topics include nutrition, management, costs, health, reproductive management, and lifetime productivity.
December 17, 2014

owa State University Extension and Outreach in Harrison County is excited to announce that Annie’s Project will be offered in Logan. A steering committee met on December 15th in the conference room of the Harrison County Extension and Outreach Office.  The purpose of the meeting was to establish the dates, times and topics for this six week course.

December 17, 2014
Leadership Mills County:
20 Clues to Rural Survival will be held on January 22nd, 2015 from 11-3pm at the Congregational Church Fellowship Hall in Glenwood at 109 N Walnut St
 
 
 
The Clues Workshop will help us:
 Bring our community together to learn the secrets of rural success
 Build on community strengths
 Create strategies for short-term goals and long-term development
 Take action to achieve the characteristics critical to the success of our rural community
December 1, 2014

This is an event where youth will learn more about beef production in Iowa, how to get the best product for their effort, and ways to increase the quality of their cattle for fair exhibits.  The event will be held at the Iowa Lakes Community Campus in Emmetsburg and is open to all youth in grades 4-12.  Cost is $5 per participant with lunch included.  Deadline for registering is January 16th. 

October 28, 2014

If this is your first year or 3rd, 4honline can be a bit confusing.  I have attached information that may be just the help you need!

October 17, 2014

As you all know, one of the key focus areas of 4-H is citizenship which consists of four parts: civic engagement, civic education, service, and personal development.  Currently, the strength of the citizenship program in Iowa falls heavily in the area of service.

October 6, 2014

Look here for your club Officer Training Materials.  You will find what's needed to begin your career as a 4H club officer.

September 3, 2014

4H in Mills County is all about fun, friends, voice and choice.  We want you to have a great experience!  Try out different clubs and find the one that fits your schedule and makes you feel great!  Fun is something we all like to have!  4H activities, events, workshops and more make fun happen!   riends- join a club to be with them, or join a club to make new ones!  Your voice matters- in 4H we want to hear what you like to do and what you want to try- share what we can do to make your experience the best!  Choice is a HUGE one- so many options of things you can do and try.  4H lets you reach for the stars and see what really makes you tick.  You may suprise yourself!  Grow and share in a safe and warm place!  4H is all you want it to be!

Share |