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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Wayne County
The Wayne County Extension and Outreach office has research-based information and education available. Please consider this resource when you need to make decisions that affect your family, community, business or farm. Wayne County Extension brings Iowa State University research to you.
The Wayne County Extension meeting room is now available for the public to rent.
The office space and meeting area are new as of April of 2016.
The space is accessed by outside entrance and includes a large kitchen with a stove, refrigerator and sizable island. It is handicap accessable and includes two rest rooms and a large gathering area--perfect for meetings, family get-togethers, parties, showers, etc., and also has onsite wi-fi.
The fee is $50.00 for a half day (approx. 4 hours) or $75.00 for a full day. A $50 refundable deposit is also required.
Please contact the Wayne County Extension at 641-872-1755 or e-mail to email@example.com to make arrangements.
Storm Recovery Guide
With the recent storm damage to the area-here are some links to help:
- Storm Recovery Guide: http://www.extension.iastate.edu/Publications/SP327.pdf
- Hiring a Contractor: http://www.extension.iastate.edu/Documents/Flood/HiringContractorsAfterDisaster.pdf
- Managing Storm Damaged Trees: https://store.extension.iastate.edu/Product/sul6-pdf
- Choosing an Arborist: https://store.extension.iastate.edu/Product/12124
- Electricity, Water, Food information: https://www.fsis.usda.gov/shared/PDF/Severe_Storms_and_Hurricanes_Guide.pdf
- When Your Home Freezer stops: https://store.extension.iastate.edu/Product/4786
- Choices about cleaning wet carpet: https://store.extension.iastate.edu/Product/Making-Choices-About-Cleaning-Wet-Carpet-Disaster-Recovery-Series
- Red Cross: Resources to manage finances following a disaster: http://www.redcross.org/find-help/disaster-recovery/recovering-financially
- Stress: https://store.extension.iastate.edu/Product/PM1660A
- Helping Children with Stress: https://store.extension.iastate.edu/Product/PM1660F
- Iowa Insurance Division, Consumer Advocate Hotline number for questions about your homeowners insurance: Call 1-877-955-1212
- Food Bank of Iowa: https://www.foodbankiowa.org/
- Iowa Food Assistance: http://dhs.iowa.gov/how-to-apply
- Show you Care by Listening: https://store.extension.iastate.edu/Product/Show-You-Care-By-Listening-Disaster-Recovery-Series
- Answer Line- Questions relating to home and family: 800-262-3804
- Iowa Concern Hotline-Financial questions, legal issues, family transitions: 800-447-1985
Dates to Remember:
- 4/14/17 New Member Meeting 5-7pm
- 4/19/17 Wayne Co. Extension Open House 5-7pm
- 5/6/17 Sheep & Goat Weigh in 8-11am
- 5/15/17 - Livestock ID's due online
- 7/25/17 - 7/31/17 - Wayne County Fair
- 8/10/17 - 8/20/17 - Iowa State Fair
ISU Extension and Outreach, Wayne Co. is looking to fill 2 positions for the summer. Current positions are for AmeriCorp Members. Complete job description can be found here.
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