Volunteer

Become a Volunteer!

Interested in sharing your passion with the youth of Lee County?  Contact Whitney Weisinger at weisinge@iastate.edu or 319-835-5116 to find out how!

4-H Leader Information

4-H Volunteer Training information
 
4-H Volunteer website and resources
 
Don’t forget club programs for the year. A Club Program Template is now available.
 
Volunteers are also required to attend an annual training that strengthens their positive youth development knowledge and skills. Four training sessions will be held in the region in February and March. Please see the flyer below, select one to attend, and get your RSVP to Whitney Weisinger.
 
Lastly, if you have not already done so, please stop into the Lee County Extension Office at your earliest convenience to sign the 2016-17 4-H Compliance Form & Background Check paperwork.
 
Contact Whitney Weisinger at weisinge@iastate.edu or (319) 835-5116 with any questions or concerns! 

County 4-H News

June 1, 2017

Jones County will be hosting a Cattle Show this Saturday, June 3rd in Monticello, Iowa. If you are a beef exhibitor this is a great opportunity to show your animal before fair.

Rooster
June 1, 2017

All poultry exhibited at the Lee County Fair must come from U.S. Pullorum-Typhoid clean or equivalent flocks, or have had a negative Pullorum-Typhoid test within 90 days of public exhibition and the test must have been performed by an authorized tester. 

May 30, 2017

The Teen County Council Team has put together some tips to help members while preparing for fair. Remember that spending time with your animals prior to fair is very important. They have provided tips for showing livestock, art hall, and communication projects.

May 22, 2017

MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- The Iowa Pork Industry Center and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach are teaming up to provide training for pork producers and others who need certification in either Pork Quality Assurance Plus program or Transport Quality Assurance. A certification session for each has been set on Tuesday, June 6, in Henry County.

Outdoor Ed Day
May 8, 2017

On Friday, May 5, 153 students from Lincoln, Richardson, and Holy Trinity Elementary Schools gathered for the opportunity to learn about agriculture, natural resources, farm/road safety and so much more at the Lee County Fairgrounds. 

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