Upcoming Events and Current Information:

Who: 4th-8th Graders
Parents are encouraged to attend this first meeting
Cost: $35 for non 4-H’ers
$25 for current 4-H’ers
Learn more about becoming a part of the Junior Master
Gardeners Club!

What: Junior Master Gardeners Club Organizational Meeting
When: April 2nd from 3:30—5pm
Where: Poweshiek County Fairgrounds

What do members of this club do?
*     Plant a garden at the fairgrounds
*     Exhibit produce at the County and State Fair
*     Enjoy the produce at a feast in September
*     Take educational field trips
*     Plant flowers around the fairgrounds
*     Learn more about Horticulture while meeting new friends

You may sign up for this group the night of this first meeting. Please plan to attend to find out more!

What: Statewide 4-H Photo Camp
When: June 15-17
Where: Briggs Woods Park in Hamilton
Who: 7th—12th Graders
       Parents are encouraged to attend this first meeting
Cost: $180 if registered prior to May 1st

You may find the registration form here:
 ww w.ex tension.iastate .edu/ ham ilto n/
 page/m em ber-info

What will participants get to do?
*     Learn about photography and Photo
Shop elements
*     Participate in a day long photo shoot
*     Live in a camp community
*     Exhibit produce at the County and State Fair

For more information, contact Dave Entriken at

What: State Qualifier for the National 4-H Shooting Sports Invitational
When:   Archery Qualifier: April 11 in Leon, Iowa
Shotgun, Rifle, Muzzleloader Qualifier: May 9th in Afton, Iowa
Who: Must be 14 years old as of January 1, 2015
Cost: $10 per qualifier if registered before the day of the

This invitational will give youth the opportunity to quality for the National 4-H Shooting Sports Championship which is going to be held in Grand Island, Nebraska from June 21-26, 2015. The top four scoring individuals in each disciples will be eligible.

For more information, visit the 4-H Shooting Sports website here:  http :// ww /page/shooting-sports activities-and-events
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Creative Arts
Family and Consumer Sciences
Personal Development
4-H STEM Projects

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