Carroll County

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Carroll County

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County News

February 26, 2020

Being a family caregiver comes with many responsibilities.  The caregiver must make financial decisions for themselves and the care receiver.  The decision has to be in the best interest of the person in need and work for the rest of the family.

Join Carol Ehlers, Family Finance Specialist, for this 5-week series on planning for your finances as a caregiver.  Tuesday, January 7-February 4, from 3 p.m.-4:30 p.m. at Carroll County ISU Extension and Outreach.  Cost:  $15 per person/couple

February 25, 2020

Powerful Tools for Caregivers will be held six consecutive weeks on Tuesdays beginning March 10, 2020, from 3:00-4:30 p.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church.

February 25, 2020

If you are interested in showing a dog at the Carroll County Fair this information night is for you!  We will discuss why you should be involved, what to expect from the project, what you will need, and what things you and your dog can learn. We will also be discussing dates and times for upcoming training workshops. The workshop will be at the Extension office at 6:00pm. Please RSVP to the Extension Office by Monday, March 16.

February 20, 2020

Please join us for an elements and principles of design workshop on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 6 pm. We will discuss necessary elements and principles required for your write-ups. This workshop will be a benefit if you are exhibiting a sewing, clothing, home improvement, photography or visual arts project. Please RSVP to the Extension Office by Wednesday, February 20.

February 20, 2020

Come and join the Bucket Bottle Calf, Sheep and Goat Superintendents to learn how to care for a bucket bottle calf, lamb or goat and find out what you will need to know to show a bottle bucket animal at the Carroll County Fair.  The workshop will be held at the Extension Office on Tuesday, March 10, from 6:00-7:30 p.m.  Anyone interested in showing a bucket animal is encouraged to attend with a parent. Please call the Extension Office at 712-792-2364 to RSVP.

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