More workshop information coming soon! 

County 4-H News

December 10, 2014

Polk County 4-H & American Patchwork & Quilting are joining forces to host a One Million Pillowcase Challenge. 4-H members, families & those not in 4-H are encouraged to attend this free event! Every attendee will sew a pillowcase; all materials are provided. Each pillowcase is donated to a local charity.

November 25, 2014

Do you have poultry or do you have an interest in poultry? Would you like to learn more about the project area and what it all requires well here is your chance. The poultry superintendents will be hosting a workshop. Attending this workshop will fulfill your FSQA requirement for 2015.

October 3, 2014

Have you talked to your children about safety from predators recently? It's important to have ongoing dialogue with children throughout their school years.   

September 29, 2014

Albert Grunenwald has been named Executive Director of the Iowa 4-H Foundation by the organization’s governing board effective September 23, 2014. Grunenwald has more than 19 years of experience working with youth and the Iowa 4-H Foundation.  

July 3, 2014

The start of a new school year is the perfect time to revisit the subject of peer pressure with your children. Parents often hear "Everyone is going, all the kids sneak candy into the theatre and no one else has to be home by 11 p.m."  When kids are facing peer pressure, how should parents respond? Family life specialists offer suggestions in the Science of Parenting blog from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. 

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