4-H & FFA Gala
You can show your support for Mahaska County 4-H & FFA members by attending their fundraising Gala on Friday, March 14 in the ISU Extension and Outreach office at 212 North I Street in Oskaloosa. The event will run from 6:00-8:30 p.m. The Mahaska County Cattlemen’s Association will grill burgers and beef hot dogs and the ISU Extension staff and 4-H Youth Committee will provide side dishes, drinks, dessert and table service. This event is open to the public and the meal is available for a free will offer.
A silent auction will be held during the event with bids closing at 8:00 p.m. All of the proceeds from the meal and silent auction will be put into the Mahaska County 4-H & FFA Youth Shows Fund to cover the 4-H & FFA judges’ fees, ribbons, trophies & awards, and member premiums for the Southern Iowa Fair. Silent Auction items are being added daily, please check out the event page at http://www.extension.iastate.edu/mahaska/news/3rd-annual-mahaska-county-4-h-ffa-gala. Images of silent auction items will be uploaded, as available, to the 4-H Facebook page at www.facebook.com/mahaska4h.
Please mark your calendars for lots of food, fun, and family activities on Friday, March 14 beginning at 6:00 p.m. RSVPs are requested so we can prepare enough food, RSVP by calling the ISU Extension and Outreach office at 641-673-5841 or email Amy Ver Meer-Brainard, County Youth Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.