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August 4H Newsletter

Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

  • ">Happening in Mills County Information:

  • Iowa State Fair August 7-17th.  State Fair Award Winners from Mills County
  • August 23- Shooting Sports Leader's training in Clarinda.  Pre-registration is required.  If interested, please contact Stephanie 624-8616.
  • August 23- 4H & Open Horse Show 9am at Mills County Fair Grounds
  • August 26- 4H Mills County Beef Carcass Picnic 6:30pm Malvern Community Building.  RSVP by 8/20 624-8616
  • August 27- Nutrient Management Workshop 8am in Emerson.  RSVP 624-8616
  • September 1- Office closed for holiday
  • September 3- CREW and Teen Club will be hosting a booth at the Glenwood Farmers Market from 4-7pm.  Come and discover what 4H can offer you.
  • September 6- Shooting Sports Regional Competition at Anderson Conservation Center.  RSVP 624-8616
  • September 8- Grilling seminar at Glenwood Giving Garden
  • 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"
  • Glenwood Schools & 4H Science Camp for 5th Graders September 15,16,18 and 19
  • September 23- Youth Committee Meeting 6:30
  • September 25- 28   AkSarBen
  • September 30- Youth Committee Meeting 6:30
  • 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 18- 4H Senior Awards Interviews
  • October 19- 4H Annual Awards Program 1:30pm
  • October 26- Junior and New Member Halloween Party
  • November 11- 4H Leader's meeting 6:30pm 

County News

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.

August 20, 2014

Back to school has come.  Here's some tips from Family Life Specialist Kim Brantner to make the transition easier.

August 19, 2014

Mills County volunteer Bob Moore was inducted into the 4H Hall of Fame at the 2014 Iowa State Fair.

August 19, 2014

Openings available.  If you can find an adult to lead your group, we can add additional teams.  Limited space available so sign up today

!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!!!

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.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

August 21, 2014 09:38 AM

The complexity of crop production decision-making is escalated by issues that have Iowa farmers concerned about pesticide resistance....

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