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December 4H Newsletter

  • ">Happening in Mills County Information:

  • NEED TO ENROLL IN 4H?  CLICK HERE!  Pay for your enrollment by November 30 to receive $5 discount.  December 1st becomes $32
  • December 16- CREW Leadership Team deliver blankets to CHildren's Hospital 6-8pm
  • December 20- Market Beef Weigh In at Fairgrounds 8:30-9:30am
  • December 20- FTC- First Tech Challenge Competition Creston 9-3pm
  • December 20- Hippology Practice 5-8pm
  • December 22- FSQA Testing for 7-9 & 10-12 graders 9-noon
  • December 23- FSQA Testing for 7-9 & 10-12 graders 9-noon
  • December 24- Lancer's Ticket orders due
  • December 30- FSQA Class for all 4Hers in Livestick Projects 6-8pm at Malvern Community Building
  • December 31- FSQA Testing for 7-9 & 10-12 Graders 9-noon

County News

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
Farm Bill Overview meeting will be in Malvern on December 11th
Malvern | 712-624-8616
Thursday, December 11, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Liberty Memorial Community Building
415 Main Street
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. 

November 6, 2014

Mills County Teen club and Mills County Sheriff's Department worked together to provide a fundraiser for Teen Club, and a great mock event for the staff at the jail.  Thanks to all who helped with this and we would still accept donations too!

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

In 2014 ISU Extension and Outreach asked both potential constituents and long-time partners how to best serve the needs of Iowans. And then we listened.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

December 3, 2014 11:02 AM

Poinsettias are associated with the holidays and make the season bright. Learn how to select and care for the perfect poinsettia.

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