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August 4H Newsletter

  • ">Happening in Mills County Information:

  • SIGN UP TO JOIN LEGO LEAGUE!  TEAM IN GLENWOOD AND EAST MILLS
  • September 1- Office closed for holiday
  • September 6- Shooting Sports Regional Competition at Anderson Conservation Center.  RSVP 624-8616
  • September 8- Grilling seminar at Glenwood Giving Garden
  • September 8- Pasture Walk at Bakehouse residence.  RSVP 624-8616
  • September 9- 4H Leader, Youth Committee and County Council Meeting 6:30 at Extension Office
  • September 19- Women, Land & Legacy host "Get Energized: Exploring Alternative Energy"
  • September 20- CREW to Des Moines- Walk 4 Diabetes & SewAThon.  RSVP 624-8616
  • Glenwood Schools & 4H Science Camp for 5th Graders September 15,16,18 and 19
  • September 21- TEEN Club Planning Meeting 7pm at Extension Office.  All members MUST attend or have a parent in attendance.
  • September 23- Youth Committee Meeting 6:30
  • September 25- 28   AkSarBen
  • September 30- Youth Committee Meeting 6:30
  • October 1 & 3- 1st Grade Farm Visit
  • October 5-11- National 4H Week Celebration
  • October 6- Country Cousins 4H Club is holding an Open house to celebrate 35th  Anniversary at Kaufman Hall in Glenwood 7-8pm
  • October 7- Youth Committee Meeting 6:30pm
  • October 10- Kindergarten Day at the Park Ag Event
  • October 15- Pesticide Training Roadside, Forest & Aquatic Pest Management 9-11:30 $35
  • October 18- 4H Senior Awards Interviews
  • October 19- 4H Annual Awards Program 1:30pm
  • October 23- Pesticide Training Mosquito & Public Health Pest Management 9-11:30 $35
  • October 26- Junior and New Member Halloween Party
  • November 5- Pesticide Training Ornamental & Turf Applicators 1:30-4pm $35
  • November 11- 4H Leader's meeting 6:30pm 
  • November 12- Pesticide Training Commercial Ag Weed, Insect & Plant Disease Management 9-11:45 $35
  • November 18- Pesticide Training Fumigation 9-11:30 $35
  • December 3- Pesticide Training Pest Control Operators 9-11:30 $60

County News

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June 16, 2014

Join us for a free garden webinar series at the Mills County Extension Office in Malvern.

June 16, 2014

Purchase local produce, baked goods and other hand made items at the Mills County Farmers Markets.

September 2, 2014

Would you like to program your own robots to do cool things for you? Would you like to plan a project that could make a difference in your community and present it to Community Leaders?Then the 4-H First Lego League Clubs in Mills County are for you!!!

September 2, 2014

Cattle producers and others with interest in pasture management are invited to a pasture walk on the evening of September 8th, beginning at 6:00 p.m. The walk will take place at the Jon Bakehouse farm located at 55757 370th St, north of Hastings.   The Mills-Montgomery Cattlemen will be grilling ribeye sandwiches for attendees to be served at the end of the evening.

August 29, 2014

Applications are being accepted for an Americorps position in the Mills County Extension Office.  

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.
 

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August 14, 2014 08:55 AM

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