Fremont County

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Fremont County is part of a 99-county campus, connecting the needs of Iowans with Iowa State University research and resources for a STRONG IOWA!

REVIEW THE 2020 ISU EXTENSION & OUTREACH ANNUAL REPORT

Follow the link to learn about the impact Extension made in an unprecedented year!

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Find resources for healthy eating, relationships, mental health and wellbeing, personal finance, food safety, and nutrition and wellness.  CLICK HERE TO FIND ANSWERS NOW.

Looking for unbiased information about COVID vaccines?  These recorded sessions (one in Spanish) should answer ALL your questions!  

Access a comprehensive resource directory provided by Southwest Iowa Region mental Health & Disability Services HERE.

STRESSED?  NEED SOMEONE TO TALK TO?

Call 800-447-1985 to connect with a counselor specializing in rural issues and agriculture; available 24/7.
 
Iowa Concern Hotline - 1-800-447-1985           National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-8255                 

Vets4Warriors - 1-885-838-8255                        Crisis Text Line - 741741

TAKE A VIRTUAL COURSE

Gardening to Give - $0; get resources delivered to your inbox over an 8 month period and learn about sharing your garden produce with local food pantries!

Home-Based Food Operators: Regulations & Food Safety

Retirement Workshops - $0; Make informed decisions about your retirement.

Powerful Tools for Caregivers - $35; Manage the stress that comes with being a caregiver.

Sow. Grow. Eat. Keep. - $0; Watch a video series that takes you through the processes of growing, preparing and preserving garden produce.

QPR Suicide Prevention Training - $0; 60-90 minutes; People trained in QPR learn how to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to question, persuade, and refer someone to help.

Homebuyer Education: A Place of Your Own - $45

DATES TO REMEMBER:

June 21                       Deadline to apply for Fremont County Fair Queen

June 26                       Horse Workshop, 8-10 AM, Fairgrounds

June 29                       Iowa 4-H Youth Conference

July 1                          Deadline to apply for Master Gardener program

                                    Deadline to complete YQCA training

July 10                         Horse Workshop, 8-10 AM, Fairgrounds

July 11                         Fremont County Fair Queen Contest

July 15-19                    Fremont County Fair

August 12-22               Iowa State Fair

November 2                Preschoolers & Pennies Child Care Provider Training

 
Learn more about Growing Strong Families (GSF) HERE!
 
Find out what's new in 4-H by reading the monthly 4-H Newsletter now!

County News

May 20, 2021

A new queen will be crowned at the 2021 Fremont County Fair!

March 23, 2021

The Fremont County Fair runs July 15-19.  Say It, Set It, Strut It is scheduled for July 14.

March 2, 2021

Apply by July 1, 2021!

September 14, 2020

Fremont County 4-H has postponed CWF until June 2022. 

September 5, 2019

ISU Extension & Outreach Fremont County is proud to support five community clubs and a specialty shooting sports club to offer something for everyone!  Click here for specific information!

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