Madison County 4H & Youth

Local Highlights

May 22, 2017

Youth & adults are invited to learn critical food safety principles for preparing and serving in concession stands

February 3, 2017

If you want to know what is going on in 4-H, just take a look inside the newsletter.

2016-17 Dates to Remember Calendar

The newsletter is published monthly or bi-monthly. It is filled with important dates to know and opportunities for youth.
 

May 1, 2017

For animals to be eligible to exhibit at the 2017 Madison County Fair, they must be properly identified in 4-H Online no later than 11:59 pm on Monday, May 15, 2017.

February 17, 2017

Youth exhibiting livestock in grades 4-12 must certify by June 1, 2017.

January 18, 2017

Youth grades 5 and above can sign up to learn how to be a responsible babysitter.

Statewide Resources

  • Provides opportunities for youth to develop skills they can use now and throughout their life, empowering them to reach their full potential working and learning in partnership with caring adults.

  • Clover Kids is a FUN 4-H program for children in kindergarten through third grade. Children participate in hands-on activities designed to build many life skills!

  • Iowa 4-H Volunteers are motivated by positive purposes in helping youth become caring, competent, and contributing members of their family and communities. Discover the resources you need to be most effective.

  • Join a 4-H club where you can learn about your interests while having fun, improving your communication skills, and serving your community. These are resources to make your club experience even better.

  • Conference logo

    Every June, 1000 teenagers converge on the Iowa State University campus for 3 days of speakers, workshops, mixers, dances, a banquet, and community service activities. If you've completed 8th-12th grade, you're eligible to attend. Non-4-H members are welcome.

  • Provides financial resources to develop and deliver quality 4-H youth programs and opportunities throughout the state of Iowa.

  • An ideal year-round getaway for families, corporate retreats, team-building experiences, 4-H clubs and more, situated on 1,100 acres of wooded bluff and native prairie in the heart of Iowa's Des Moines River Valley near Madrid.

  • Challenge your mind by exploring the world around you with hands-on science experiments and solve problems using engineering design principles and the latest technology.

  • Provides opportunities for youth to demonstrate, learn and apply project and communication skills. Every year the 4-H Exhibits Building features well over 3,000 exhibits and Livestock shows engage more than ## youth.

  • A partner and leader in providing positive youth development through out-of-school programming. Outreach priorities include curriculum development, staff training, and partnership development.

  • When you just don't know who to talk to, Teenline can help.

    • 1-800-443-8336
    • 1-800-735-2942
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