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Record Book Forms for 4Hers
September 4H Newsletter

  • ">Happening in Mills County Information:

  • SIGN UP TO JOIN LEGO LEAGUE!  TEAM IN GLENWOOD AND EAST MILLS
  • September 16- 4H Leader, Youth Committee and County Council Meeting 6:30 at Extension Office
  • September 16- HYPE Horticulture meeting with James Paul & SHirley Miller 6:30
  • 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

2014 4-H Jr Camp Wild Group Pic
June 24, 2014

Check out the fun at Regions 12, 17 & 18 4-H Junior Camp at the Iowa 4-H Center June 8-11! Pics of Campfires, Counselorquences, Creek Walk, Climbing Tower, GaGa Ball and much more. Print or Download and Save pictures for your Record Books or 4-H Fair Projects or to share with your club the fun you had at 4-H Jr. Camp Wild this year!

trees
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.

Sr Int Archery
September 12, 2014

Come join other 4-H SESS youth involved in Archery and Air Rifle in Southwest Iowa on Sunday, October 12 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.....

September 9, 2014

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

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 20, 2014 01:06 PM

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach has tips on the best way to harvest homegrown melons.

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