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August 4H Newsletter

  • ">Happening in Mills County Information:

  • 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 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

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 29, 2014

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

August 28, 2014

Looking for pictures from camp?  Here they are!

August 20, 2014

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

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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