The Monroe County Fair features a large variety of 4-H events and shows as well as numerous open events for all ages. Animals, livestock sale, foods, clothing, crafts, tractors, horticulture, entertainment, Queen contest, Baby contest, and the Talent show are just a few of the annual Monroe County Fair highlights. Gather the family together, get Mom out of the kitchen, and head for the 2016 Monroe County Fair for a great family outing.
Want to learn how to manage your land for nature? This event is designed to help landowners gain the knowledge and skills to create resilient native habitat that is free of invasive species.
The 4-H General Information page is a great resource for our 4-H members and their families! Learn more about Monroe County 4-H Program.
Purdue Extension - Monroe County 4-H and HHS programs are teaming up with Monroe County Parks and Rec to present the 2016 Monroe County "Color Me Green" 5K Color Run. The Run/Walk will be held on June 25th at Karst Farm Park and is open to everyone.
The 2016 Bloomington Walking Program is underway! Join us every Thursday from April 7th through October 27th. This informal group will meet at Olcott Shelter Park at 6:00 pm. Come join us and bring a friend!
Purdue Extension is now offering this research based curriculum to families across the state of Indiana. This program is available in two formats; online or in person. This program helps parents and caregivers develop plans for respectful, responsive, and responsible co-parenting. The program is designed for separating, divorcing, or non-married parents.
WE Need your input! The community partners of Area 10 Agency on Aging, IU Community Health, and the Purdue Extension Offices of Clay, Owen, and Monroe are working together to gather input and feedback on the needs of caregivers in our communities. We would greatly appreciate the feedback via the online survey link or a hard copy if requested.