Member Info

Clayton County 4-H Family Handbook    (Rev. 2014)

RE-ENROLLMENT:

 
Re-enrollment happens once every 4-H year for 4-H members that were enrolled the previous year. Members may re-enroll anytime between September 16th and May 15th.  If you have any questions or profile login problems, please contact the Extension Office at (563)245-1451.
 
 

Club Information

 

2015 Clayton County 4-H Club Program Template

 
4-H Priority Impacts & Successes for 4-H Clubs  (word) (PDF)
Treasurer's Book
Secretary's Book
Parliamentary Procedure

STEM Activites for Clubs

Quick & Cheap STEM Activities
4H Afterschool Activity Plans- http://www.uwex.edu/ces/4h/afterschool/curriculum/activities.cfm
Reeko's Mad Scienist Lab- http://reekoscience.com/
Mixing In Math- http://mixinginmath.terc.edu/index.php
Making Goo
Animal Diseases
Fruit Batteries
Water
Waves

Clayton County Fair

Clayton County Fair Information

The 2015 Clayton County  Fair will be August 5-10

2014 4-H & FFA Fair Book (PDF)

Big-4 Fair, Postville

The 2014 Big-4 Fair will be June 20-22.
2014 Big-4 Fair Book

County 4-H Awards

All 4-H members are encouraged to apply for record keeping system awards and/or project awards.  The deadline to apply is October 1.  There are four basic county award application areas for Clayton County 4-H’ers to compete in.                                          
1. Junior Record Keeping (4th-6th grades) Evaluation will be a combination of the 4-H'ers complete record keeping system and a personal interview.  Record Keeping Award Application 2014
2. Intermediate & Senior Record Keeping (7th-12th grades) Evaluation will be based on the record keeping system only. 2014 Record Keeping Award Application
  4H RECORD BOOK FORMS

Clayton County Participation Guide in Word or Particiaption Guide in PDF

 3. Project Awards (7th-12th grades) Evaluation will be a combination of support material and a personal interview. 2014 Project Award Application
4. Club Officer Awards (open to 4-H’ers currently holding a local club office) Evaluation is based on support material and a written paragraph about growth & personal development gained. Club Officer Award Application

 

County 4-H News

March 20, 2015

Clayton County 4-H and FFA members who intend to participate in the swine derby division for 2015 are reminded of the weigh-in date to qualify their projects.  The weigh-in will be Saturday, April 11 from 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at the old bus garage, Central Community School, Elkader. The pigs will be weighed, ear-tagged and ear notched at the site. All pigs must be farrowed after January 1, 2015 and not weigh more than 50 pounds at the time of the weigh in to be eligible

March 6, 2015

Expanding knowledge of state government and policy makers in Des Moines were the focus of the March 4 visit to the Iowa State Capitol by thirty-six 4-H’ers and eight adults.4-H’ers, staff and volunteers represented Chickasaw, Clayton and Fayette Counties. Youth and adults took a sixty minute tour of the century-old capitol building. Youth and adults also engaged in exclusive conversations with Senator Michael Breitbach and Senator Mary Jo Wilhelm in the senate.

March 2, 2015

Attention High School students: Do you enjoy working with younger 4-H members to create a positive experience in an outdoor setting? Do you enjoy tubing, hiking, campfires and canoeing? Then being a 4-H camp counselor may be for you.  Region 4 is looking for youth counselors to help lead the 4-H camps at Pine Bluff.

March 2, 2015

4-H members looking for a fun summer camp to attend need look no further than Pine Bluff 4-H Camp along the Upper Iowa River during June. Registrations are now being accepted for the Junior and Intermediate 4-H Camp, which are open to all youth just completing grades 4-8.
 

February 27, 2015

Modeled after the competition at the Iowa State Fair, this fun event is coming to northeast Iowa!  Teams of 3 will complete in three challenges.

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