County 4-H News

May 20, 2015

All 4-Hers are invited to participate in our 4-H Photography Workshop being taught by our very own 4-H alumni - Chelsey Rouse!  4-Hers will learn how to take quality photos and how to download and alter their photos using Photoshop.  Participants are encouraged to bring a camera with them!  The workshop will be held Wednesday, June 10th from 5:00-6:30 PM at the Palo Alto County Extension Office (downstairs meeting room).  Pizza will be included!  Cost is $5 to cover materials and pizza.  Pre-registration is required.  Please register by Monday, June 8th.

May 11, 2015

This is a must see if you plan to bring exhibits to the Palo Alto County Fair!  The fair book includes rules, fair classes and descriptions, premiums, etc.  Please read before you exhibit! 

May 11, 2015

Calling all Junior 4-Hers just completing 4-6 grades - join us for an exciting trip to Omaha, NE on Wednesday, June 17th!  We will be visiting the Henry Doorly Zoo, Union Pacific Railroad Museum, Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Center, and the Mormon Trail Center.  We will travel in a charter bus, have lunch at the zoo, and visit Cupcake Omaha for an afternoon snack.  Space is very limited so don't wait to sign-up!

April 28, 2015

The Palo Alto County Fair Scholarship Program recognizes outstanding high school seniors who have actively participated in the Palo Alto County Fair.  This year two (2) $500 scholarships will be awarded on Thursday evening during the Palo Alto County Fair.  Application deadline is July 1.  

February 24, 2015

If you are a 4-Her or FFA member and planning to show livestock at the 2015 Palo Alto County Fair or Iowa State Fair, check out the updated rules for identifying and exhibiting your animals.

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