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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Worth County

Worth County Extension has many programs to offer every group of individuals. We have excellent family programs and resources, wonderful opportunities for youth K-12 to get involved in from 4-H to WCAT, Clover Kids and more. We have outstanding resources and programs for area farmers and residents. Our office is always a wealth of information for anyone looking for an answer - and if we don't know, we'll find out!
It's always a great time to Join 4-H! If you're interested in becoming a 4-H member or just want more information, please contact the Extension Office at 641-324-1531 or email us at xworth@iastate.edu and we'll be sure you get the help you need!

Worth County 4-H Banquet Sunday, November 9th

     The Worth County 4-H will hold their annual 4-H Awards Banquet on Sunday, November 9th at the First Lutheran Church in Northwood. The evening will begin at 5:30 P.M. with an evening meal catered by Signature’s Supper Club. The program will begin at 6:30 P.M. with awards given for 4-H project record book work, leadership, citizenship involvement and community service that 4-H members and 4-H leaders have participated in over the past year. All 4-H members, 4-H parents and family members are welcome to attend as well as community members interested in youth development. Please call the Worth County Extension office at 641-324-1531 to get signed up for the Signature’s supper. For more information about the awards banquet everyone can E-Mail Mindy Tenold, Worth County Extension 4-H Youth Coordinator at mtenold@iastate.edu or E-Mail Dennis Johnson, Worth County Extension Education Specialist at djohn@iastate.edu.
 

November Calendar of Events
                           
2                     Topic: Worth County Cattlemen's Club Calf Sale
                        Location: Worth County Fairgrounds, Northwood
                        Time: 2 P.M.
                        Staff: Worth County Cattlemen’s Board Members
 
`3                    Topic: 4-H Citizenship Presentation to Lions Club
                        Location: Northwood United Methodist Church
                        Time: 6:30 P.M.
                        Staff: Dennis Johnson, Worth County Extension Education Specialist
 
5                     Topic: Ornamental and Turf Grass Commercial Applicators Meeting
                        Location: Worth County Extension Office, Northwood
                        Time: 1:30 P.M. to 4:00 P.M.
                        Staff: Dennis Johnson, Worth County Extension Education Specialist
                                  Mary Clagett, Worth County Extension Office Manager
 
5                      Topic: Worth and Winnebago County Women Land and Legacy Meeting
                        Location: Country Inn and Suites, Rural Northwood
                        Time: 5:15 P.M. Meal and Program at 6 P.M.
                        Staff: Dennis Johnson, Worth County Extension Education Specialist
 
7                      Topic: Worth County Beautification Meeting
                        Location: Worth County Extension Office, Northwood
                        Time: 9 A.M.
                        Staff: Dennis Johnson, Worth County Extension Education Specialist
 
8                     Topic: Hartland Achievers 4-H Club Meeting
                        Location: Northwood Community Center
                        Time: 9:00 A.M.
              
9                      Topic: Worth County 4-H Awards Banquet
                        Location: First Lutheran Church, Northwood
                        Time: 5:30 P.M. Meal and 6:30 P.M. 4-H Banquet Program
                        Staff: Dennis Johnson, Worth County Extension Education Specialist
                                  Mindy Tenold, Worth County Extension 4-H Program Coordinator
 
12                    Topic: Ag Weed, Insects and Diseases Pest Recertification Meeting
                        Location: Worth County Extension Office, Northwood
                        Time: 9 A.M. to 11:30 A.M.
                        Staff: Dennis Johnson, Worth County Extension Education Specialist
                                  Mary Clagett, Worth County Extension Office Manager
 
12                   Topic: Pro-Ag Outlook Meeting
                       Location: Muse Norris Center at NIACC, Mason City
                       Time: Noon to 4:00 P.M.
                       Staff: Dennis Johnson, Worth County Extension Education Specialist
 
13                    Topic: 4-H eStaff Meeting Webinar
                        Location: Worth County Extension Office, Northwood
                        Time: 9 A.M.
                        Staff: Mindy Tenold, Worth County Extension 4-H Youth Coordinator
                                  Dennis Johnson, Worth County Extension Education Specialist
 
13                  Topic: Worth County Fair Board Meeting
                        Location: Worth County Extension Office, Northwood
                        Time: 7 P.M.
                        Staff: Dennis Johnson, Worth County Extension Education Specialist
 
 15                    Topic: Worth County 4-H Clover Kids Meeting
                        Location: Kensett Town Hall
                        Time: 10:00  A.M. to 11:00 A.M.
                        Staff: Theresa Cooper, Worth County Extension 4-H Clover Kids Coordinator
 
18                    Topic: Fumigation Commercial Pesticide Applicators Meeting
                        Location: Worth County Extension Office, Northwood
                        Time: 9 A. M. to 11:30 A.M.
                        Staff: Mary Clagett, Worth County Extension Office Manager
                                 Dennis Johnson, Worth County Extension Education Specialist
                      
20                    Topic: Worth County Extension Council Meeting
                        Location: Worth County Extension Office, Northwood
                        Time: 7:00 P.M.
                        Staff: Gary Hall, Regional Extension Education Director
                                  Dennis Johnson, Worth County Extension Education Specialist
 
27-30               Topic: 4-H Chicago Awards Trip
                        Location: Chicago, Illinois
                        Time: November 27th-November 30th
                        Staff: Al and Rhonda Wogen, Worth County 4-H Leaders
 

County News

October 24, 2014

Why join 4-H? The possibilities are endless!  
 
Contact our office for information on the many opportunities Worth County 4-H has to offer.
 
2014 4-H Awards Banquet is scheduled for Sunday, November 9th at First Lutheran Church in Northwood.  The meal will be served at 5:30 PM with the awards program to follow from 6:30-8:30 PM.   Contact Worth County Extension Office to RSVP for the meal at 641-324-1531.

                 

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