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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Audubon County

Our website will provide you with information about Audubon County Extension and Outreach and allow you to access information from ISU Extension. Take time to discover all we have to offer from the information here and through links provided.

Office hours  8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Monday thru Thursday. 

2018 Audubon County Fair Dates  July 18-22, 2018

2018 Audubon County Fair Schedule

2018 Iowa State Fair Dates   August 9-19, 2018

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2017 Stakeholder Report

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County News

May 1, 2018

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in Audubon County will be hosting a ServSafe® food safety certification class on Tuesday, July 31st. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Nutrition and Wellness Specialist, Ann Heuer, will be teaching the class.

Online registration is due by July 10.  The fee to attend the training is $150 per participant. You can register by visiting the following website: https://register.extension.iastate.edu/servsafe and searching July ServSafe classes, then follow the links to register. Please direct questions to Ann Carter, Program Coordinator by calling our office, 712-563-4239.

May 1, 2018

Any youth having completed 3, 4, or 5 grades are invited to attend the Maker's Space day camp. Maker's Space allows for imagination, creation, tinkering and building on an individual or group basis. Camp will be three consecutive Wednesdays in June at the Audubon County Extension Office at 608 Market Street in Audubon. Camp will be held on June 13, 20 and 27 from 9-11 AM each day. Campers will have the opportunity to explore activities like paper circuits, plastic fusion, Makey-Makey, sewing, felting and more. Space is limited to 8 participants and the cost is $20. Please contact Ann Carter at 563-4239 or acarter@ iastate.edu with any questions. 

June 25, 2018

Preteens are experiencing a lot of change: physical change as their bodies start to develop, emotional change from the stress of all their new experiences and social change as their friends become increasingly important to them. These changes can be difficult to navigate – for both the kids and their parents, saysDr. David Brown, a human sciences specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

November 17, 2016

Iowans can eat healthy and stick to a tight grocery budget. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach’s “Spend Smart. Eat Smart.” has been helping families do so for more than seven years, and a newly designed website makes it even easier.

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Horticulture Meets Citizenship at Soldier Garden

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