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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Palo Alto County

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County News

DPIL Free Books
May 28, 2020

Building literacy and uplifting youth, amidst COVID-19 - families with children ages 0-5 years old can register today for FREE books, mailed right to their door!

Grant Writing 101
May 15, 2020

Join us online for a Grant Writing 101 workshop offered to representatives of nonprofits, local government, schools, and other organizations on May 27, 5:30-8:30pm. 

April 30, 2020

From health concerns to financial insecurity, Iowans are facing unprecedented and challenging times. ISU Extension and Outreach of Palo Alto County shares resources with local communities in an effort to support those in need.

Planning as You Age: An Online Course in the Finances of Caregiving
April 14, 2020

Only $5! Register today for "Planning as you Age: An Online Course in the Finances of Caregiving"

April 8, 2020

4‑H programs empower young people to be well-informed citizens who are actively engaged in their communities and the world!  Iowa 4-H is calling all 4-H members, leaders, alumni, judges, and friends to create face masks for their community, including friends, neighbors, hospitals, and care centers. We thank everyone who helped us meet our initial goal of 10,000 masks. We invite you to help us reach our NEW goal of 25,000 masks!  Find out more here and don’t forget to record your donation here.



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How to Raise Bees

11 videos: Whether you’re a long-time beekeeper or just getting started, entomologist Randall Cass and other specialists share what you need to know in this video series from ISU Extension and Outreach.  

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