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County News

September 18, 2018

Parents of preschool-age children are invited to join “Family Storyteller” for three sessions at the Paullina Public Library on Tuesdays, Nov. 6, Nov. 13 and Nov. 20 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Books, home activity kits, snacks and crafts are all a part of these free fun-filled, enjoyable evenings with your children. The “Family Storyteller” program helps parents prepare their children to succeed in school and watch them grow in independence. Parents learn reading techniques and practice reading books to their children. Additionally, fun language and craft activities complement the books and extend the learning.

August 20, 2018

Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach will host a “Powerful Tools for Caregivers” course at the First Presbyterian Church in Paullina every Thursday evening from 4:15 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. beginning Oct. 4 through Nov. 8. The program is open to the public and registrations are now being accepted. Over 43.5 million family caregivers in America provide a vast array of emotional, financial, nursing, social, homemaking and other services to older adults or adults with chronic conditions.

Iowa 4H Enrollment
October 30, 2017

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July 7, 2014

 

Need information on the 2018 O'Brien County Fair 4-H events and registrations? Visit this page for all things fair! 

4H Record Book
August 14, 2012

It is never to early to start on your record book follow these easy guidelines and forms available to do your record book in no time! And have fun doing it!

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