Volunteer

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

April 20, 2015

Local child care providers will have the opportunity to gain ideas for using gardening as a learning activity through these workshops. Participants will learn how to share the joys of gardening with their childcare kids through various activities, crafts, books, and more!

April 18, 2015

4-H'ers: Are you planning to show your dog at the Lee County Fair Dog Show? In order to be eligible to show at the fair, you must participate in Dob Obedience Classes.

April 17, 2015

Join us on May 19. Learn about beef cow replacement strategies, tall fescue facts and myths, and the latest research from the University of Nebraska on beef cow-calf drylot production.

April 16, 2015

The first case of avian influenza in Iowa has been confirmed this week. ISU's Vet Diagnostic Lab has provided information and fact sheets on the disease and instructions for submitting samples.

March 18, 2015

Southeast Iowa youth had the opportunity to explore science, technology, engineering, and math by attending the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach STEM Trip to Ames March 12, 2015. Fifty-one sixth through eighth graders in Des Moines, Henry, Lee, and Louisa counties took advantage of this wonderful opportunity.

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