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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Story County

ISU Extension and Outreach is part of Iowa State University. We take the university’s research and turn it into learning opportunities for Iowans.  

Read about the ways ISU Extension and Outreach meets local needs, improves quality of life, and helps make Story County a better place to live.


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Story County Fair July 25 - July 29, 2015.  Find the complete fair schedule and fairbook at www.storycountyfair.com.


County News

April 15, 2015

Boone, Hardin, Marshall, and Story County Junior 4-H members who are completing 4th, 5th, or 6th grades are invited to the Race to Which Camp!Tri-County Junior 4-H Camp Wednesday, August 5 through Friday, August 7 at the Iowa 4-H Camping Center.

April 7, 2015

Iowans who want to learn to make better investing decisions can register for “Smart Investing@Your Library.” Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is offers the free course completely online, so you can learn at your own pace.

March 11, 2015

The Plant Sale Extravaganza will be held in Reiman Gardens’ parking lot rain or shine. As a member perk, Reiman Gardens’ members can purchase plants before the public on Friday, May 8th from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. The sale will open to the public on Saturday, May 9th from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and on Sunday, May 10th from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

March 9, 2015

The Story County 4-H History Committee is seeking nominations for the Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame.  An individual or couple from Story County will be honored at the 2015 Iowa State Fair.

January 19, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offers nutrition classes to families on limited incomes with children under age 10 or who are expecting a child. The next session of the Family Nutrition Program begins April 21st, 2015 at the Story County Extension Office, in Nevada.


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