ISU Extension

Location:212 N I St, Oskaloosa, IA 52577, USA

Upcoming events

  • 10/24/17 6:30 PM - 10/24/17 9:30 PM

    You too can become a Master Gardener if you are interested in learning about plants and gardening, attend the training program, provide 40 hours of service, and are willing to help others.

    A training will be offered this fall in Mahaska County on Tuesday evenings (September 5 to November 12) 6:30-9:30 pm.  Fee is $195.  The registration fee covers the cost of all materials.  Master Gardener training session topics include:  Animal ecology, Botany,    Entomology (study of insects), Fruit culture,  Herbaceous ornamentals, Home Landscape Design, Houseplants, IPM/Pesticides, Landscape plants, Plant pathology, Soils, Turfgrass Management, Vegetables, and Weed Management. Trainees also attend a class on Iowa State University campus Saturday October 7 or 21.

    To encourage early enrollment and insure a minimum class size the Mahaska County Master Gardeners will award a $45 scholarship to the first 6 enrollees to pay the class fee for Mahaska County Master Gardener training in 2017.  To register visit the Iowa Master Gardener website and apply online or visit the Mahaska County Extension office (212 North I Street)

  • 10/26/17 6:00 PM - 10/26/17 8:00 PM

    Writing your Retirement Paycheck workshop at the Mahaska County Extension Office. Joyce Lash,  Family Finance specialist, will be the presenter. She will cover initial steps in retirement planning, and will explore how retirement income will be impacted by inflation, health insurance, and taxes. Questions? Contact Joyce at lash@iastate.edu.

    More information: Here

  • 10/31/17 6:30 PM - 10/31/17 9:30 PM

    You too can become a Master Gardener if you are interested in learning about plants and gardening, attend the training program, provide 40 hours of service, and are willing to help others.

    A training will be offered this fall in Mahaska County on Tuesday evenings (September 5 to November 12) 6:30-9:30 pm.  Fee is $195.  The registration fee covers the cost of all materials.  Master Gardener training session topics include:  Animal ecology, Botany,    Entomology (study of insects), Fruit culture,  Herbaceous ornamentals, Home Landscape Design, Houseplants, IPM/Pesticides, Landscape plants, Plant pathology, Soils, Turfgrass Management, Vegetables, and Weed Management. Trainees also attend a class on Iowa State University campus Saturday October 7 or 21.

    To encourage early enrollment and insure a minimum class size the Mahaska County Master Gardeners will award a $45 scholarship to the first 6 enrollees to pay the class fee for Mahaska County Master Gardener training in 2017.  To register visit the Iowa Master Gardener website and apply online or visit the Mahaska County Extension office (212 North I Street)

  • 11/02/17 6:00 PM - 11/02/17 8:00 PM

    Writing your Retirement Paycheck workshop at the Mahaska County Extension Office.  Joyce Lash,  Family Finance specialist will be the presenter. She will cover initial steps in retirement planning, and will explore how retirement income will be impacted by inflation, health insurance, and taxes. Questions? Contact Joyce Lash at lash@iastate.edu.

    More information: Here

  • 11/07/17 6:30 PM - 11/07/17 9:30 PM

    You too can become a Master Gardener if you are interested in learning about plants and gardening, attend the training program, provide 40 hours of service, and are willing to help others.

    A training will be offered this fall in Mahaska County on Tuesday evenings (September 5 to November 12) 6:30-9:30 pm.  Fee is $195.  The registration fee covers the cost of all materials.  Master Gardener training session topics include:  Animal ecology, Botany,    Entomology (study of insects), Fruit culture,  Herbaceous ornamentals, Home Landscape Design, Houseplants, IPM/Pesticides, Landscape plants, Plant pathology, Soils, Turfgrass Management, Vegetables, and Weed Management. Trainees also attend a class on Iowa State University campus Saturday October 7 or 21.

    To encourage early enrollment and insure a minimum class size the Mahaska County Master Gardeners will award a $45 scholarship to the first 6 enrollees to pay the class fee for Mahaska County Master Gardener training in 2017.  To register visit the Iowa Master Gardener website and apply online or visit the Mahaska County Extension office (212 North I Street)

  • 11/13/17 6:00 PM - 11/13/17 8:30 PM

    Share with other women about rural & urban land & farm ownership and care. Connect with agencies and organizations in the county that offer services and programs. Grow a support network in Mahaska and/or Marion Counties with women caring for the land. For more information or to RSVP please contact Wendy Denham at 641-673-3476, or Angie Vos at 641-842-3168.

  • 11/18/17 2:00 PM - 11/18/17 4:00 PM

    Mahaska County 4-H Members and Volunteers will be recognized for their work in various project areas, achievements, and years of service.

  • 11/27/17 5:00 PM - 11/27/17 6:00 PM

    Do you like to be creative?  Learn new skills?  Make things?
    Join Mahaska County 4-H Staff for Maker Mondays this year!

    November 27 - 5:00-6:00 PM
    ISU Extension and Outreach - Mahaska County
    MAKING using Technology Cubelets & 3D Pen

     

    Open to anyone in 4th-12th grade.  Cost is free to attend.  RSVP is required by Friday, November 24 by calling 641-673-5841 or emailing vermeerA@iastate.edu.