County 4-H News

Junior Camp 4-H Linn County Iowa Moniticello 2014
April 1, 2014

If you are a 4-H'er in 4th, 5th or 6th grade, come and join us for a fun filled weekend at Junior Camp, June 6-8 at Pictured Rocks in Monticello! Registration due by April 28th.

April 1, 2014

Are you ready for an amazing, fun-filled weekend at Junior 4-H Camp??  Then pack your bags and get ready to join us June 6-8 at
Pictured Rocks Camp

12004 190th Street
Monticello, IA 52310

It will be three days and two nights of fun-filled activities such as swimming (indoor pool with water climbing wall), a Boulder Shed for climbing, crafts, cabin games, nightly campfires, a ropes course, ride the Zipline and have LOTS of other adventures just waiting for YOU!  (Only 6th graders get a canoe trip.)

Junior Camp is for Junior 4-H 4th-6th grade members in Benton, Jones and Linn Counties.

 Cost for 6th grade campers will be $200 minus $50.00 YC Scholarship =6th Grade price $150.

Cost for 4th/5th grade campers will be $185.00 minus $50.00 YC Scholarship = 4/5 Grade price $135.

Counselors will be county council members and current 4-H’ers from each county and will be at camp all 3 days to enjoy the fun with you!  Come and join us for this exciting 4-H opportunity! 

Ready to register? It's easy!  Just return the registration form and your registration fee to the Benton County Extension Office.  Return your registration by April 28 to reserve your spot at the 2014 Junior 4-H Camp. The fee will include all meals at camp, lodging for 2 nights and all activities during the camp.  

2014 Junior 4-H Camp will start on Friday, June 6thwith campers arriving between 3:30-5:30 p.m. at Pictured Rocks Camp, Monticello.  Camp will end on Sunday, June 8thwith camp closing and parent pick-up at 1:00 p.m. Further information will be e-mailed to registered campers including packing list, carpooling, etc. See you at camp!!

The fees for service will be used to off-set direct expenses and to support the 4-H Youth Development County Extension Program.

linn county fair queen competition 2014
February 4, 2014

Plans are well under way for this year's Linn County Fair.  One of the exciting annual events is crowing the Fair Queen.  Applications for this year's competition are due May 15, 2014.

Parent Education Consortium
January 9, 2014

Our Parent Education Consortium is only the thirty-fourth Iowa program to earn this honored distinction! We invite you to celebrate with us and learn more about this program on January 28th.

des moines iowa state capital
December 26, 2013

The January 21st  trip to Des Moines is open to 7th and 8th grade 4-H'ers (and their friends) in Benton, Linn and Jones county.  Registration is due January 6th.

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