Wells County

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Contact Us

Purdue Wells County Extension
horan@purdue.edu
1240 4-H Park Road
Bluffton, IN 46714
(260) 824-6412


County offices

wells County Staff

4-H Pancake Booth

Volunteers are needed to help at the 4-H Pancake Booth at the Wells County Street Fair. Volunteer by clicking on the link or calling the Wells County Extension Office at 824-6412.

2021 4-H Pancake Booth Sign-up

The Citizen's Against Drug Abuse (CADA) Awards Luncheon will be held on October 28th from 11:00am - 1:00pm at the Loving Shepherd Ministries Event Center located at 1935 N Main Street, Bluffton, IN 46714.

Please join CADA as they recognize individuals and organizations who stand out in the fight against addiction in Wells County in the following three categories:

CADA Professional Leader                                     
CADA Volunteer Leader
Friend of CADA

*2 winners will be awarded in each category due to no event being held in 2020.

The luncheon has been generously donated by Brickhouse Family Ministries and members of CADA.

If you would like to attend this luncheon, please call the Wells County Office of Purdue Extension at 260-824-6412 by October 22nd to RSVP.

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For printable flyer click HERE.

Upcoming Wells County and State Extension Events

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