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Your Extension Office in the 1930’s

Louis G. Davis was the Jefferson County Extension Agent in the 1930’s. In 1934, there were Home Demonstration clubs, with the goal of organizing five. There were eight active Agriculture 4-H Clubs, and a Farm and Home Council. The agent was involved in four associations for Wheat Production, Corn-Hog Production, Sugar Beets, and Cattle and […]

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Know someone who’d like to help kids this summer, earn a little $$ and get education credit?

AmeriCorps is a way to serve our Jeffco community while earning a small housing allowance and financial credit for education. A short term summer AmeriCorps opportunity is right here in Jeffco with the 4-H program of CSU Extension, Jefferson County! It is a perfect for a college student home for the summer, a grandparent who […]

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Golden Kiwanis learn about 4-H YFP

Two 4-H members from Parr Elementary presented about the Youth and Families with Promise (YFP) 4-H Mentoring in Jefferson County to the Golden Kiwanis club. Francisco Vasquez and Clarena Weaks from Parr Elementary each read their 4-H stories and talked about what 4-H means to them. The mission of 4-H NMP YFP is to “assist youth in […]

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Register Now for 2017 ENOR Summer Day Camps

The Jefferson County Extension office is pleased to announce that registration is going well for ENOR Environmental Discovery Camp’s 43rd year. ENOR day camps are unique as the focus is environmental education and youth development. Each day the curriculum highlights unique environmental and social themes that guide learning. Sharon Moore, the 4-H Camp Coordinator commented […]

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Fourth Annual 4-H Barn Dance

Kick up your heels at the fourth annual Jeffco 4-H Barn Dance!  The event will be held Saturday, May 13, 2017, in the Event Center on the Jefferson County Fairgrounds at 15200 W. 6th Ave., Golden, CO 80401. The event starts with a silent auction from 5:00pm to 6:15pm. Dinner is served at 6:15pm, the […]

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