Become a Volunteer!

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

4-H Leader Information

4-H Leaders, our annual training documents are past due!

4-H Leaders need to complete the mandatory Risk Management training for the 2013-2014 4-H Year. This training can be completed online!

  1. Watch the following video: http://vimeo.com/35577965
  2. Next, Complete the Risk Management Study Guide & Evaluation Form.

Please return all completed forms to Emily at ehulse@iastate.edu or to the Lee County Extension Office no later than January 15, 2014.
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 Emily.
4-H Leader Training Flyer

Lastly, if you have not already done so, please stop into the Lee County Extension Office at your earliest convenience to sign the 2013-2014 4-H Compliance Form & Background Check paperwork.

Contact Emily Hulsebus with any questions or concerns! 

County 4-H News

October 14, 2016

On Thursday, October 13, 234 students from Keokuk Community Schools, St. Vincent’s Catholic School, and Central Lee Community Schools gathered for the opportunity to learn about and pet farm animals, climb up in tractors, and experience some of the tools and agricultural science farmers use to feed the world.

September 23, 2016

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach welcomes Whitney Weisinger to the Lee County staff. Weisinger joined the organization as office assistant on September 6.

September 15, 2016

Join us for this free informational webinar on the new Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) mandate for all livestock producers. Click here for more information.

August 25, 2016

Lee County 4-H youth showed livestock and static exhibits during the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, August 11-18. Click here for the results.

May 26, 2016

We are excited to be bringing 3 different STEM Adacemy sessions this June for youth that have finished Kindergarten through 5th grade in Gardening, Animal Science, and Cooking!

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