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Boone County Extension Homemakers

October 9, 2020
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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:



2020-2021 Educational Lessons

October 20, 2020

10:00 am - Girlfriends

11:00 am - Let's Move More!

March 18, 2021

1:00 pm - The Pet Connection

2:00 pm - Reducing Food Waste at Home

See attached file for more information on the lessons


First Tuesday Programs - Come Learn with Us -  programs are scheduled to start again in spring 2021


 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 2019 to April 2020.   See application and additional requirements in the attached files.    


Holiday Bazaar

The Holiday Bazaar committee have decided to cancel the bazaar for November 2020 due to COVID-19. The Holiday Bazaar for 2021 has already been scheduled for November 20, 2021.  Information for that date will be sent mid-June, 2021


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.  


Cloth Face Coverings 

The CDC, Center for Disease Control, has provided guidelines for making cloth face coverings.  Instructions for the face coverings is located in attached files.  Check out the website for more information.  www.cdc.gov/coronavirus 


 Kaleidoscope - BCEH Newsletter

See attached files for the most current and the past county newsletter



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