Hancock County 4-H & Youth

Local Highlights

On Their Own & OK Youth workshop
January 16, 2017

Youth in grades 3rd-6th are invited to this workshop to build skills, maturity, and confidence to safely stay home alone.  Held on Saturday, February 4th from 9:00am - 3:00pm at the Garner Ed Center.  Click for more information.

December 30, 2016

Warm Up Winter  with our summer evening theme.  We will paint this dragon fly.  You will get to make choices about the background to make it your own.  We will complete fair paperwork so you will have a fair exhibit ready to go!  RSVP by January 25th for supply count.
 

December 19, 2016

Registration materials are now available for the spring session of After School Kids Club in Garner and Britt.  The kids will be  making a detective kit, finding hidden messages and solving a case.  ASK lets youth experience what 4-H has to offer while being a part of an afterschool club.  Click here for more information and registration forms.

November 23, 2016

What is 4-H LEGO Leauge all about?  Come check out what our teams will be presenting on Sunday, December 11th from 1:30-3:30pm at the Garner Ed Center.

 

 

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.

  • 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.

  • 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!

  • 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.

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Conference logo

    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. 

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

  • 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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