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County News

April 9, 2019

The State 4-H Council is proud to present “A Universe of Possibilities.” All youth in grades 8-12 are eligible to register for this fun-filled leadership conference, June 25-27 on ISU Campus in Ames, IA. From keynote speakers to educational workshops and from a formal banquet to service learning, youth will be able to meet others from around the state.

Register now: https://www.extension.iastate.edu/4h/iowa4hyouthconference  Registration is open from now until June 1.


March 27, 2019

The 17th annual Fayette County 4-H Omelet Brunch was held on March 17 at the Fayette County Dance Pavilion. “This yearly event was a great success,” according to Michele Kelly, County Youth Coordinator. A total of 909 people were served a made to order omelet, all you can eat pancakes, applesauce, coffee and milk. Proceeds from the brunch pay a portion of each member’s program development fee and help fund Fayette County 4-H programming held throughout the year.  The silent auction made $1458 for the 4-H program.  Click here for a list of donors and buyers.

March 22, 2019

Due to Mother Nature not cooperating in March, the annual Fayette County 4-H Clover Kids Day has been rescheduled and will be held on Saturday, April 27 from 9 am-3 pm at the Fayette Opera House located on South Main in Fayette. Cost for youth to attend is $10 which includes lunch, snack and all supplies. Michele Kelly, County Youth Coordinator, invites all kindergarten through 3rd grade youth to join in on the fun. Pre-registration is required by the deadline of April 10.

March 18, 2019

Expanding knowledge of state government and policy makers in Des Moines was the focus of the March 12 visit to the Iowa State Capital by forty-three 4-H’ers and twelve adults.  4-H’ers, staff, and volunteers represented Chickasaw, Clayton, Fayette, and Winneshiek counties.

February 26, 2019

Screaming for Adventure! Join us for 2 days and 1 night for the 2019 4-H Intermediate Summer Adventure Trip.


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