Family & Food

In partnership with Iowa State’s College of Human Sciences, Human Sciences Extension and Outreach engages you through research-based education, empowering you to live your best life. Our education helps you become closer to family, raise healthy children, talk with your teens, improve relationships, enjoy a lifetime full of memories, save more money, live a healthy life, have access to trusted resources, and care for yourself and others. We invite you to join us in person, virtually, or on-line!

The Science of Parenting The Science of Parenting

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 10:00
Raising Responsible Consumers
Whether online shopping, utilizing a product, or viewing an advertisement – we are consumers and so are our children. Listen…

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 22:00
Teaching Emerging and Young Adults about Money
Sometimes our young adult children rely on their parents to be “an adultier adult” when it comes to finances. This episode…

Thu, 05/18/2023 - 10:00
Teaching Kids about Money in the Teen Years
The teen years can be a prime time for our kids to learn about and practice managing their own money and to experience…

Wellness Wellness

Tue, 06/06/2023 - 03:00
Get Fired Up! Grill What’s in Season
Warm weather is a wonderful time to fire up the grill. From asparagus to early zucchini or grilled chicken with mushrooms,…

Tue, 05/23/2023 - 03:00
Wireless EBT Project
Iowans with limited incomes receiving SNAP have access to locally grown farm-fresh food at selected farmers markets with the…

Tue, 05/16/2023 - 03:00
Plan Your Move
The health benefits of regular physical activity are well known, but many of us do not make it a part of our daily routine…