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

November 25, 2015

On Wednesday, November 11, ISU Extension and Outreach in Des Moines, Henry, Lee, and Louisa counties held a "Field to Fuel" STEM Event for all 4-H'ers and non 4-H'ers throughout the region. Read about the day and check out the pictures!

October 21, 2015

113 Keokuk Middle School students have been taking part in Ricochet, a middle school leadership initiative created and sponsored by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and Iowa 4-H.

September 29, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach 4-H Youth Development Staff announce statewide trainings for all new 4-H Club Leaders. This training is targeted to those who are beginning as volunteers or those with three years or less experience.

September 21, 2015

Your child will learn about a different animal each week; how to care for that animal and the importance of animals in our food system, economy and world!

February 11, 2015

The University of Iowa and Collegiate 4-H are teaming together to bring a 4-H day to Carver Hawkeye Arena on Sunday March 1st. The U of I has made this very affordable for families to attend!

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