Boone County Extension Homemakers
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Mission Statement

The mission of the Indiana Extension Homemakers is to strengthen families through continuing education, leadership development, and volunteer community support.


IEHA Vision Statement

The Indiana Extension Homemakers are dedicated to empowering and enriching the lives of individuals, families, and communities. 

For additional information about Indiana Extension Homemakers Association visit the state web site: 


First Tuesday Programs - Come Learn with Us

The fall First Tuesday programs have been scheduled.  September 1st is Serging 101, October 6th is Yeast Bread Making , and November 4th is the Holiday Workshop.  Please register by calling the Extension Office by the Friday before the session.  More information about the programs is available under attached files.   

P.E.C.C.A Grant - Program Enhancing Child Care Advancement

Applications are now available for the P.E.C.C.A Grant.  The 2015 grant is for $225.00 to benefit Boone County children by providing continuing education and/or supplies to the care giver or educator.  Applications must be received between October 1 and October 30, 2015.  Applications and more information about the grant is under attached files or through the Purdue Extension Office Boone County. 

IEHA Indianapolis District Retreat - September 15-16, 2015

The "Power of Love" is the theme for the 2015 retreat being held at the beautiful Waycross Camp & Conference Center in Morgantown, IN. Please see the attached file for the retreat schedule and registration form. Space is limited so register early for this popular event!    

Educational Lessons - Join the Boone County Extension Homemakers for the following educational lessons:

October 1, 2015  10:00 am - Beans, the Other Protein: A Pantry Staple & Nutritional Star!

                          11:00 am - The Secrets to Organizing Your Important Papers

March 8, 2016      1:00 pm - Soups On!

                           2:00 pm - Exercising Your Brain with Memories

Please call the Extension Office to reserve your spot.  More information about the lessons is under attached files. 

Holiday Workshop - Wednesday, November 4, 2015  7:00 pm

This event will be in the Farm Bureau Community Building on the fairgrounds.  Learn new decorating, food and gift ideas for the holidays.  Cost is $3.00 for the evening. 

Holiday Bazaar - Saturday, November 21, 2015  9:00 am - 3:00 pm 

Shop over 100 booths in two buildings on the fairgrounds.  Free parking & admission. 


Boone County Extension Homemakers Newsletter. Please see the attached files at the bottom of the page for the latest newsletter. 

2015 Open Show Book

The 2015 Boone County Extension Homemakers Open Show Book is available online.  Please see attached files.





By Lisa R Cangany, Extension Educator - Health and Human Sciences
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