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Boone County Extension Homemakers

April 9, 2019
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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

March 5    Monarch Butterflies

April 2      Organic Gardening

May 7       Essential Oils

June 4      Useful Recycling Hacks

Programs will be held in the Farm Bureau Community Building on the 4-H fairgrounds.  Pre-registration is required by the Friday before the event.  Call the Purdue Extension Office to register 765-482-0750.  See attached file for more information on sessions.



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


2019-2020 Educational Lessons

The Extension Homemakers will offer educational lessons for the program year 2019-20.  Information on lessons will be updated soon.


Homemakers Helping Teachers

The Boone County Extension Homemakers have established a grant program for teachers in a state accredited elementary school in Boone County. The program will award a $100.00 grant each month for educational purposes; curriculum supplies, resources, etc. The grant is not intended to be used for room decorations, class parties, or individual awards. Applications will be reviewed monthly from August 2018 to April 2019.   See application and additional requirements in the attached files.    


Open Show

The Boone County Extension Homemakers Open Show will be July 23-26, 2019.  The Open Show book is now available on line and print copies are available in the Extension Office.


Threads of Compassion Program

IEHA is working with with Indiana Donor Network to provide shawls for organ donors families. Volunteers are needed to knit or crochet the shawls.  Instructions for the shawls are located in attached files.  







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