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  • Clothing Camp is Back!
    Benton County 4-H is excited to be hosting clothing camp once again this year. This year youth will be making shorts, a kitchen towel apron and a fleece kitty in a blanket while working with Home Ec committee volunteers to improve their sewing skills.
  • 2015 Summer Day Camp Dates & Locations - Register soon!
    Get ready to discover your inner scientist with experiments and projects that will involve weather, plants, physics, and some guaranteed messy fun while making new friends. Each day camp offered this summer will be focused on a different set of science experiments, crafts, games and snacks.
  • 2015 Horse Project Training Schedule
    The Benton County Horse Project will be offering training opportunities on Tuesday and some Thursday evenings through out the summer. Be sure to check the schedule and attend often.
  • May 2015 Clover Update online now!
    Check out the March 2015 issue of the Clover Update for all the new 4-H information!
  • We need your VOTE to approve the NEW Benton County Leader’s Council constitution & by-law changes!
    We are asking all eligible voting members of the Benton County Leader’s Council to attend the Leader's Council meeting on Sunday, May 31 at 7:00 p.m. as the proposed Constitution and By-Laws will be presented at this time. Eligible voting members include all currently enrolled youth and adult volunteers in the Benton County 4-H program.

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U of M Extension
Benton County

Courthouse-531 Dewey St
PO Box 650
Foley MN 56329-0650
(320) 968-5077 (phone)
(320) 968-5319 (fax)

Benton County Extension Committee

  • Bonnita Bernhardt
  • Rick Gilbertson
  • Tim Meemken
  • Sharon Popp
  • Leanna Schneider
  • Darlene Szafranski
  • Luke Vannurden
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