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September 4H Newsletter

  • ">Happening in Mills County Information:

  • SIGN UP TO JOIN LEGO LEAGUE!  TEAM IN GLENWOOD AND EAST MILLS
  • 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- WEAR YOUR 4-H TSHIRT DAY!  Show your 4H Pride and be entered in a drawing for a Mills County t-shirt!  Email or Text your pic to Steph!
  • October 7- Youth Committee Meeting 6:30pm
  • October 7- FTC- First Tech Challenge Meeting at Extension Office 3:30-5:30
  • October 8 4H Week Celebraion with 4th Graders and County Council!
  • October 10- Kindergarten Day at the Park Ag Event
  • October 14- Childcare Training 6:30-8:30pm
  • October 14- First Tech Challenge Meeting at Extension Office 3:30-5:30
  • 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 21- First Tech Challenge Meeting at Extension Office 3:30-5:30
  • October 23- Pesticide Training Mosquito & Public Health Pest Management 9-11:30 $35
  • October 25- Teen Club Haunted House fun 7pm begin with dinner at Extension Office
  • October 26- Junior and New Member Halloween Party
  • October 28- First Tech Challenge 3:30-5:30
  • 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 15-16- Region 17 Youth Council at Carson 
  • November 18- Pesticide Training Fumigation 9-11:30 $35
  • November 23- Teen Club Bowling Party 5-7pm- Discuss theatre selection
  • December 3- Pesticide Training Pest Control Operators 9-11:30 $60

County News

Sr Int Archery
September 30, 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.....

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.

September 22, 2014

Country Cousins 4H Club began with 12 members and us currently about 50!  Come and help them celebrate 35 years of fun, friends, voice and choice!  

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

Farmers talking to farmers and learning from each other will help Iowa ramp up water quality efforts and implement new management practices to carry out the state’s Nutrient Reduction Strategy. The goal is to reduce the nitrogen and phosphorus loads in water leaving farm lands.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

October 1, 2014 02:47 PM

While many plants wind down their yearly life cycles in the fall, a number of bulbs, shrubs and trees bloom in fall weather.

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