County News

May 23, 2016

Local high school senior has recently been awarded a scholarship by the Montgomery County 4-H Youth County Council.  Kendra Top, daughter of Arlin and Lora Top, is the 2016 recipient of the scholarship. 

Hunters Tablesetting
May 23, 2016

Region 17 4-H Table Setting Event
Join with other 4-H'ers in your county and across Region 17 to participate in this growing program where you will apply your communication, hospitality, planning and food and nutrition skills to plan an event around serving a meal for friends, family or both. To learn more about the event and what you will need to do to participate click her to go to the Region 17 4-H Table Setting Webpage.

May 23, 2016

The Aerial Applicator Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators is now available.

May 19, 2016

This educational opportunity is open to anyone interested in learning what this economic development tool is and how it can be used by communities.

May 19, 2016

New this year is the Animal Share Program. This program is designed to give Clover Kids the opportunity to get started in a livestock project area by sharing an animal with an experienced 4-Her. 

May 12, 2016

Red Oak, IA - ISU Extension and Outreach Montgomery County and the Montgomery County Memorial Hospital are partnering to host a Babysitter Workshop on June 1st from 9 AM to 3 PM at the Montgomery County Memorial Hospital. 

May 12, 2016

Red Oak, IA - ISU Extension and Outreach Montgomery County will be hosting 3 different day camps available to youth in Montgomery County this summer. Join us for a fun, hands-on learning experience at one of the following day camps: Digging Up Dinosaurs, Planet Wind Energy and Farm Adventures! 

May 4, 2016

Are you looking for something to bring your family together to learn teamwork, improve communication, and have fun while cooking and eating good food? Sign up TODAY for this upcoming program!

May 4, 2016

Learn to synchronize your cows……and your finances!  An educational program for beef producers will help producers improve their production and financial management skills.  Technological tools will be introduced, and learning will be hands-on in a workshop session.  

May 4, 2016

Powerful Tools for Caregivers is an educational program designed to provide tools you need to take care of yourself while you also take care of a loved one. As a participant you will learn how to: reduce stress, improve self-confidence, better communicate feelings, balance your life, increase ability to make tough decisions and locate helpful resources. PTC is a series of 6 sessions

May 4, 2016

Have you been thinking about trying your hand at food preservation?  Plan to attend this introduction on May 17 to learn about canning, freezing, and drying

April 7, 2016

Join us for our annual Family Fun Night!  It will be held Friday, April 29th at the White Building on the fairgrounds

April 7, 2016

We are excited to welcome Chelsea Cousins as our new County Youth Coordinator

April 4, 2016

This will be updated every month as a new Green Gazette is done!  This is your link to Montgomery County 4-H events!

March 31, 2016

Ladies, this day is just for you!  It's sure to be jam-packed with education and FUN!

March 29, 2016

ISU Extension and Outreach Montgomery County will offer a “Last Chance” Private Pesticide Applicator Continuing Instructional Course (CIC) for private pesticide.  This program is shown in cooperation with the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP).

March 24, 2016

Are you a college student looking for fun and interesting summer work?  Check out our summer assistant position!

March 21, 2016

Most people wait until there is a crisis to plan for long-term care. The Finances of Caregiving is a new series of five 2-hour workshops to help families plan together for the care receiver’s care. The series begins Thursday, April 7, at the Montgomery County Extension Office in Red Oak from 6:30 – 8:30 PM.

March 4, 2016

 For National Nutrition Month® 2016, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is encouraging everyone to "Savor the Flavor of Eating Right" by taking time to enjoy food traditions and appreciate the pleasures, great flavors and social experiences food can add to your life.

March 4, 2016

Iowa Iowa State University Extension and Outreach—Montgomery County is joining in the effort to celebrate the land-grant mission of putting the university’s research and resources to work throughout the state during ISU Extension and Outreach Week, March 27 through April 2. Events celebrate education and partnerships that build a strong Iowa

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