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County News

January 24, 2018

Taking applications thru February 15, 2018.
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Fayette County is seeking an outgoing individual with great organizational skills to assist with community day camps, county fair activities and other programs for 8-10 weeks, maximum 40 hours per week, during the summer

High school graduate with at least one year of college preferred. Salary is $9.00 per hour or more, depending on experience.

Click HERE for Job Description and HERE for Application. Send completed application, resume and references to Deb Kahler at dkahler@iastate.edu or to P. O. Box 700, Fayette IA 52142. Application deadline is February 15, 2018.

Fayette County Extension & Outreach is an AA/EEO (Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity) employer.

February 12, 2018

The annual Fayette County 4-H Omelet/Pancake Brunch will be held on Sunday, March 18 at the Fayette County Fair Dance Pavilion located at the fairgrounds in West Union. Serving will be from 9 am-1 pm with a menu consisting of made to order omelet, all you can eat pancakes, applesauce, coffee and milk. Tickets are $8 per person with preschool and under being free.

February 7, 2018

Attendance at the Pajama Pancake Party held for new 4-H members and led by County Youth Coordinator, Michele Kelly, was a bit slim but those that did attend were very eager to learn about Fayette County 4-H in a fun way.  Dressed in their pajamas the participants and their families enjoyed eating pancakes and were full of questions about what's expected of them as a 4-H member.

February 1, 2018

The 2018 Tri-State Forest Stewardship Conference is Saturday, March 10 at Sinsinawa Mound Center, Sinsinawa, Wis.

January 31, 2018

Clover Kids Day will be held February 24 from 9 am-3 pm at the Fayette Opera House. This year’s theme is “Explore 4-H and Scope it Out!" and is open to all kids in kindergarten through 3rd grade.  Activities will be related to science, engineering, math, art and team building.



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