Scott County 4H & Youth

Local Highlights

February 9, 2016

Eastern Iowa 4-H Project Workshop "Dare to Explore"  will be held Saturday, April 16, 2016 from 8:30 till 2:30 at North Scott High School in Eldridge. 

December 2, 2015

Join us for an evening of fun, awards, and games for our youth on January 16, 2016 at our Family Fun Night. This annual tradition also features a raffle and dinner from Corner Stop Catering. Reservations are due by January 11th, so don’t delay! We look forward to seeing you at this fun event!

November 6, 2015

Scott County is utilizing an online enrollment program called 4hOnline.  This web-based program offers 4-H families access to all of their 4-H information. Enrolling online will be available starting September 16th.  The deadline to re-enroll online in 4-H is December 1st by 11:59 p.m.

General 4-H Community Club Information
Enroll in 4-H Community Clubs (grades 4 - 12)

Note:  Enrollments are entered through 4hOnline by 4-H families.  The new 4-H year starts September 16th, therefore online enrolling will not be open until that date. 

Enrollment deadline for returning members is December 1st, 11:59 p.m.  Submission of $35.00 development fee to the Scott County Extension Office by December 2nd, 4:30 p.m.  is required in order to complete enrollment process.

Enrollment deadline for new members is May 15th, 11:59 p.m.  Submission of $35.00 development fee to the Scott County Extension Office by May 18th, 4:30 p.m. is required in order to complete enrollment process.  

Enroll in Clover Kids (grades K-3)
Leader Information
Risk Management
Record Keeping
Iowa 4-H Youth Conference
Animal Identification Forms

4-H animals are now identified through 4hOnline.  Please refer to the Scott Scoop newsletter for updated instructions.  Animals that are weighed will be entered by 4-H staff and must be verified by the 4-H family.



Additional 4-H Youth Development Programs

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.

  • Statewide updates posted each Thursday afternoon by the State 4-H Office. Check it out every week to keep up-to-date on events, grants, forms, fair info, and fun!

  • 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.

  • Your adventure in 4-H starts here. Choose from nearly 50 project areas and discover your skills, talents and interests.

  • Discover the world of animal science from breeding, nutrition and general care to food safety and management. Find statewide forms, trainings and activity sheets here.

  • 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.

  • Youth and teens can discover opportunities to be recognized for personal growth, project learning, leadership and citizenship. 

  • 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!

  • Takes service to the next level. It builds civic skills, improves social behavior, increases youth engagement, strengthens communities and improves academic achievement.

  • Addresses youths’ basic needs through the eight essential elements: caring adults, safe environments, inclusive settings, and opportunities for mastery, service, self-determination, planning for the future and engaged learning.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • A unique partnership between AmeriCorps and Iowa's Promise. The vision is that all Iowa youth have safe and supportive families, schools and communities and that they are healthy, socially competent, successful in school and prepared for a productive adulthood.

  • 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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