Crawford County 4H & Youth

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November 26, 2014

Crawford County 2014 Summer ROBOTIC Camp Registration Now Open!!!
Young Engineers interested in building, designing and making a robot are encouraged to register by December 23rd for the Crawford County one-day Robotics Camp.  This workshop will be free for 4-H members and a cost of $10.00 for non-members, please contact Crawford County Extension and Outreach office with any questions (712)263-4697. Complete a paper registration by stopping into our office or can be found on our website http://www.extension.iastate.edu/crawford/. Camp will be led by Master Robotics educator, Earl McAlexander at the Denison High School from 9:00am until 12:00.

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November 26, 2014
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November 3, 2014
Cyday Friday
October 20, 2014

 They’re Back!  CyDAY Friday’s

Celebrate CyDAY Friday’s with the ISU, Crawford County Extension and Outreach office with a Free Movie at the Crawford County Cinema IV in Denison.  Watch either The "Lego Movie" or "Mr. Peabody and Sherman" at either 1:00 pm or 3:00 pm on October 31, 2014.

Sewing workshop
October 17, 2014

Youth will be making a pillow and or table runner.  Youth can even make an extra pillow case to be donated to the Ronald McDonald house.  The Extension office will be purchasing fabric for this event so please pre-register by calling the Crawford County, ISU Extension & Outreach office at 712-263-4697.

Statewide Resources

  • Provides opportunities for youth to develop skills they can use now and throughout their life, empowering them to reach their full potential working and learning in partnership with caring adults.

  • Statewide updates posted each Thursday afternoon by the State 4-H Office. Check it out every week to keep up-to-date on events, grants, forms, fair info, and fun!

  • Join a 4-H club where you can learn about your interests while having fun, improving your communication skills, and serving your community. These are resources to make your club experience even better.

  • Your adventure in 4-H starts here. Choose from nearly 50 project areas and discover your skills, talents and interests.

  • Discover the world of animal science from breeding, nutrition and general care to food safety and management. Find statewide forms, trainings and activity sheets here.

  • Every June, 1000 teenagers converge on the Iowa State University campus for 3 days of speakers, workshops, mixers, dances, a banquet, and community service activities. If you've completed 8th-12th grade, you're eligible to attend. Non-4-H members are welcome.

  • Youth and teens can discover opportunities to be recognized for personal growth, project learning, leadership and citizenship. 

  • Clover Kids is a FUN 4-H program for children in kindergarten through third grade. Children participate in hands-on activities designed to build many life skills!

  • Takes service to the next level. It builds civic skills, improves social behavior, increases youth engagement, strengthens communities and improves academic achievement.

  • Addresses youths’ basic needs through the eight essential elements: caring adults, safe environments, inclusive settings, and opportunities for mastery, service, self-determination, planning for the future and engaged learning.

  • Provides financial resources to develop and deliver quality 4-H youth programs and opportunities throughout the state of Iowa.

  • An ideal year-round getaway for families, corporate retreats, team-building experiences, 4-H clubs and more, situated on 1,100 acres of wooded bluff and native prairie in the heart of Iowa's Des Moines River Valley near Madrid.

  • Challenge your mind by exploring the world around you with hands-on science experiments and solve problems using engineering design principles and the latest technology.

  • Iowa 4-H Volunteers are motivated by positive purposes in helping youth become caring, competent, and contributing members of their family and communities. Discover the resources you need to be most effective.

  • Provides opportunities for youth to demonstrate, learn and apply project and communication skills. Every year the 4-H Exhibits Building features well over 3,000 exhibits and Livestock shows engage more than ## youth.

  • A partner and leader in providing positive youth development through out-of-school programming. Outreach priorities include curriculum development, staff training, and partnership development.

  • A unique partnership between AmeriCorps and Iowa's Promise. The vision is that all Iowa youth have safe and supportive families, schools and communities and that they are healthy, socially competent, successful in school and prepared for a productive adulthood.

  • When you just don't know who to talk to, Teenline can help.

    • 1-800-443-8336
    • 1-800-735-2942
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