Summer Programs

Summer STEM Camps- Sensing a Successful Summer

Participants will learn about the 5 senses, the science behind them, and how we use them in our everyday lives!

8:30am-12pm

Rogers: June 10-14th

Woodbury: June 17-21st

Anson: June 24-28th

Hoglan: July 15-19th

Saint Francis: July 15-19th

Franklin: July 22-26th

Fisher: July 29-August 2nd

Click Here to Register! Registration is available in multiple languages

Junior Camp

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Join Region 9 Youth for an unforgettable overnight camping experience filled with team building, crafts, archery, fishing, camping skills, and more!

Image removed. Date: June 21, 5 PM - June 22, 5 PM

Image removed. Location: Pilgrim Heights, 3005 E Ave, Montour, IA 50173

Open to all 4th-6th graders in Tama, Marshall, Grundy, and Hardin Counties.

Cost:

$100 for 4-H Members

$125 for Non-4-H Members

Image removed. Registration deadline EXTENDED to June 10th by calling your participating County Extension Office!

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Tri-County Camp

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Calling all young explorers from Boone, Grundy, Hardin, Marshall, Tama, and Story County! Image removed. Join us for an unforgettable three-day extravaganza filled with themed adventures and outdoor thrills! From swimming Image removed. to ziplining, archery Image removed. to campfires Image removed., and everything in between, we've got an action-packed schedule waiting for you!

Image removed. Save the date: August 7-9, 2024
Image removed. Where: Y Camp near Boone
Image removed. Who: 4th, 5th, and 6th graders (4-H membership not required!)
Image removed. Registration closes on July 19!

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For more information, visit: https://www.extension.iastate.edu/boone/youth-outreach

You can use this link to register for any of the four available day camps below! Youth may select more than one camp on the form.

Click here for the registration link!

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Babysitting Basics- June 12th 9am-3pm at the Marshall County Extension Office

Learn how to safely care for children as a babysitter. This course will teach you the basics and safety measures needed for babysitting

Ages 12-18.

Youth will bring their own lunch.

$10 Registration Fee

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Agriculture Camp- June 26th 9am-3pm at the Marshall County Extension Office

Come explore the world of Agriculture this summer with Marshall County Extension! We will be diving into current Ag Topics that are relevant to our community. We will “fly” into the topic of drones by learning how to map routes, analyzing data, and we’ll learn about crops.

Completed grades 4th - 8th grade. 

Youth will bring their own lunch and snacks will be provided. 

$10 Registration Fee

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Babysitting Basics- July 24th 9am-3pm at the Marshall County Extension Office

Learn how to safely care for children as a babysitter. This course will teach you the basics and safety measures needed for babysitting.

Open for ages 12-18.

Youth will bring their own lunch.

$10 Registration Fee

Lego Camp, Engineering and Coding

Lego Camp

Engineering & Coding LEGO® Day Camp is focused on STEAM-based learning. Kids will learn the basics of robotics, designing, building, and programming LEGO® SPIKE™ creations in this fun, hands-on day-camp.

Image removed. July 31, 9am-3pm

Image removed. Held at the Marshall County Extension Office in Marshalltown, IA

Image removed. $10 registration fee for current 4-H members, $15 for non-members

This is open to any youth who have completed grades 3rd-6th.

Youth will:

Build and program LEGO® creations using block coding and the LEGO® Education SPIKE™ App

Participate in team-building activities and group challenges

Practice their logical thinking and problem-solving skills

Learn the fundamentals of programming and algorithmic thinking