Harrison County 4-H & Youth

Local Highlights

group photo
June 22, 2015

Great New Friends! Great Leadership Opportunities! Great Campfires! Great New experiences Zip Liniing and on the Giant Water Slide. What could be this Great?.Join campers from Monona and Regions 12, 17 & 18 Counties at CAMP WILD 4-H Junior 5th & 6th Grade Camp at OUR NEW CAMPING SITE, the EASTERN NEBRASKA 4-H CAMPING CENTER near Gretna. Register Now for Camp, June 12-15, 2016.

Get Acquainted Games
December 22, 2014

Find lots of great mixer activities here!

West Harrison Brickmasters with ISU Mascot Cy
July 22, 2008

Would you like to program your own robots to do cool things for you? Would you like to plan a project that could make a difference in your community and present it to Community Leaders?Then the 4-H First Lego League Clubs in Harrison County are for you!!!

Harrison County 4-H Robotics Camp Group Picture
March 31, 2016

Imagine It, Build It and Watch It Go!This adventure will have you creating and programming cool robots out of Legos on your first day. Join us June 20-24 for five days or August 3-5 for three days of workshops on how to build and  program Lego Mindstorm EV3 Robots. Learn to use sensors and build and program your robot to meet a series of challenges. Become an expert Programmer and Builder for FIRST Lego League or just have fun learning to work with robotics.  Workshops will run from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. each day.

NAE4HA Logo
February 23, 2016

Each year the National Association of Extension 4-H Agents (NAE4-HA) offers a wide variety of award opportunities to recognize your outstanding contributions to the 4-H Youth Development profession. I hope that you will take the opportunity to complete the necessary paperwork and submit your applications for consideration on the state level. I know that there is great work being done by each of you! Please consider applying for an award or submitting an award nomination for a colleague in the county, regional or state office role in Iowa State University Extension and Outreach 4-H program.

 4-H Members Go Here
 

4-H Clover Chatter Newsletter:
 

April 2016 4-H Newsletter
 
February 2016 4-H Newsletter
 
December 2015 4-H Newsletter

November 2015 4-H Newsletter
 
October 2015 4-H Newsletter
 
September 2015 4-H Newsletter
 
 
2015 Harrison County Fair Award Sponsors
 
 
June 2015 4-H Newsletter

 
 

Previous Issues of  4-H Clover Chatter

Pick Your Adventure (4-H Project Areas Synopsis)

Harrison County Fair,
July 26-30, 2016

July 23, 2016 (4-H Horse Show)

July 24, 2016 (4-H Dog Show)

 

 
 Poster Communication Exhibit Report Form (use for county fair)

4-H Photography Exhibit Label (rev Feb 2013) (use for county fair)
 

4-H Animal Identification Information:


Market Beef is identified in December


All other animals (except rabbits) must be identified by May 15th
Rabbits must be identified by June 15th


 
All animals need to be identified through 4hOnline (https://iowa.4honline.com)

 

Project Record Keeping Information

4-H/Youth SW Iowa Resources:

Marsville

Camp Resources

4-H/Youth Online Resources:

How to Do a 4-H Working Exhibit --Leah Millikan, Loess Hills Lancers 4-H Member

NEW! 4-H Club Recreation Ideas

Great 4-H Get Acquainted Ideas

Harrison County Fair Book  http://www.harrisoncofair.com/fairbook.html

Pick Your Adventure (4-H Project Information (PDF)

Online 4-H Publications

Web resources for 4-H Projects (Iowa)

 

Web Resources for 4-H Projects (National)

 

4-H Volunteer Website

 

Iowa 4-H Web Site

 

Harrison County Fair

 

Iowa State Fair

 

AK-SAR-BEN Livestock Show

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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

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

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

  • 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.

  • 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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