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May 8, 2018

The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master Gardener program will hold its core training sessions this fall for individuals interested in becoming Master Gardener volunteers. The ISU Extension & Outreach offices in Clay, Dickinson and Emmet Counties are partnering to offer this program in our area. The Master Gardener program is looking for people who are passionate about volunteering and gardening. No previous garden knowledge is required. The program equips participants to grow in knowledge about gardening best practices. 

May 4, 2018

** Our summer events are filling up, 2 events are now full. SUBMIT YOUR REGISTRATION TODAY! 

As part of Iowa State University's 99 County Campus through Extension and Outreach you have access to our educational youth programming right here in Dickinson County! Check out our 2018 Youth Events Booklet for fun daycamps, series, and overnight camps for Kindergarten - 12th grade youth. 

2018 Summer Youth Events Booklet

2018 Summer Youth Event Registration Form

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May 2, 2018

The 4-H Horse Fun Show is open to 4-H members from any county. Take advantage of this opportunity on June 3 to have some fun and get feedback and practice before your county fair. There will be 17 different classes, and registration is due by May 31st. 

Dickinson County Horse Practice Schedule

April 30, 2018

Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach invites area residents, families, bikers and local food enthusiasts to register and participate in the First Annual Okoboji Bike-n-Bite scheduled for June 9 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Bike-n-Bite is a community bike event that celebrates healthy living and local food in and around Okoboji. Cycling participants will be sent on a food tour throughout the area, biking and biting into free samples of locally-grown food prepared by participating area restaurants, vendors and other organizations.

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April 29, 2018

Check out the May 4-H Newsletter for upcoming events and information!

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