County News

March 27, 2019

We encourage anyone who has suffered flooding damages during this time, beginning March 13th, that they can register directly with FEMA in a couple of methods.

Call 800-621-3362 between the hours of 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM.

Online – http://disasterassistance.gov  24/7

April 9, 2018

Imagine It, Build It and Watch It Go!This adventure will have you creating and programming cool robots out of Legos on your first day. Join us June 17-21 at the Harrison County Extension Office in Logan for five days of workshops on how to build and  program Lego Mindstorm EV3 Robots. Learn to use sensors and build and program your robot to meet a series of challenges. Become an expert Programmer and Builder for FIRST Lego League or just have fun learning to work with robotics.  Workshops will run from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. each day.

May 8, 2019

Harrison County 4-H's annual Milk Made Magic Contest is scheduled for Thursday, June 6th.  Get creative in the kitchen and stir up a dairy delight!  Pick a category, follow the dairy guidelines, and send in those recipes. Entries are due May 31st.  Click on the title to find the information and documents you need to enter.

January 23, 2019

Confidential assistance and referral for stress, legal questions and financial concerns are just a phone call away, or if you prefer, on the web.

January 23, 2019

Powerpoints and Handouts from the 2013 4-H County Fair Judges Training

Camp Wild Logo
January 8, 2019

These resources are for the Southwest Iowa 5th & 6th Grade Jr. 4-H Camp for Regions 12, 17 & 18 & Monona County Leadership team training and camp planning. Feel free to adapt and use for your own 4-H camping programming. They were developed with a  strong youth/adult partnership relationship and positive youth development mentoring focus.

January 8, 2019

In addition to being a beautiful tree, Blue Spruces make excellent wind breaks and for the most part grow quite well here in Harrison County. When we see diseases in blue spruce, which is not often, it usually is one of two different types.

Mar Explorer Working
July 5, 2017

You're Hired! Which job on the Mars Mission would you most like to have? Go on this Webquest and learn about the jobs available on the First Human Mission to Mars and choose the job that most interests you and that you think you could do.

4-H Robotics Camp
June 30, 2017

Find out about the excitement, 4-H Program Growth, and fun learning that can be found in the 4-H Robotics building and programming with LEGO NXT Mindstorm Robot kits.

April 19, 2017

Times have changed since great grandma was canning for her family. Today’s recipes have been scientifically tested to ensure a safe product. So before trying any of those old family canning recipes, call AnswerLine, the home and family hotline at Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

“If great grandma’s recipe isn’t safe, AnswerLine will tell you,” said hotline coordinator Elizabeth Meimann.
 

4H is a community of young people across America
April 4, 2017

Harrison County's 4-H program is where the rubber meets the road. We have great fun learning some of life's most important lessons and life skills. Interested in the great activites that we offer or just want to learn more?  Read on...

March 30, 2017

When weekends, school breaks and summer are added together, kids spend many hours outside of school walls. How this time is spent affects their growth and development, as well as their success at school. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offe

https://blogs.extension.iastate.edu/spendsmart/
March 22, 2017

Extension's Spend Smart Eat Smart website features dollar-saving tips, interactive activities, recipe videos and blogs hosted by ISU Extension nutrition specialists.

Camp WIld Movie Capture
June 16, 2016

Pic Pages are almost ready  See what great things happened at the 2016 Camp WIld 4-H Jr. 5th & 6th Grade Camp hosted at the Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center near Gretna. The NE Camp staff were great working with kids, food was terrific and the 2016 Camp Counselors made camp the magical learning environment that makes a big difference for our youth campers.

4H FLL and ISU Extension and Outreach Robotics Curriculum
January 22, 2015

 4-H Beginning Robotics NXT Curriculum

Check out this curriculum for 4-H Robotics Club Leaders, 4-H FLL Coaches and staff working with 4-H Robotics. This will get you started in working with 4-H Robotics using the LEGO MINDSTORM NXT Robot and Software with youth groups.

Lego Mindstorms EV3 Tub
September 18, 2013

Working with the NEW LEGO Mindstorms EV3 Robot

NEW Sofware Tutorials and Building Instrucions for working with this new LEGO Mindsotrms EV3 Robot System in FLL and Beyond

September 5, 2013

There's a new robot in Town, the LEGO Mindstorm EV3. Come and learn how to build and program this new robot that will become our robots beginning next year.

EV3 Brick
September 5, 2013

There's a new robot in Town, the LEGO Mindstorm EV3. Come and learn how to build and program this new robot that will become our robots beginning next year.

GaGa Ball At Camp
September 1, 2013

NEW CHALLENGE ACVITIES!

We all love finding new Get Acquainted/Belonging and Challenge Leadership Building Activities that help groups work as a team and discover new ways to help groups grow, identify skills, and have fun interacting with the activities. The difference the Challenge method provides is the processing that helps groups Reflect. 

September 1, 2013

NEW Challenge Resources

for Get Acquainted/Leadership and Group Involvement

  • New Belonging/Get Acquainted Activities

Learn Five New Handshakes in Five Minutes Video on Youtube

Super Hero Surprise

Search YouTube website for Ultimate Camp Resources for many more games and large group activities

  • New Leadership Challenge Activites

 

 

 

3D Minefield video on Youtube

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