Warren County 4-H & Youth

Local Highlights

August 27, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in Warren County has welcomed their new Executive Director, Cortney Garrington.

August 27, 2015

Of the twenty-one Iowa youth who received top awards during the 2015 State Fair 4-H Awardrobe Clothing Event, the youth who received the top prize was from Warren County!

August 27, 2015

Julio Cammarota has a track record of engaging Latino high school students in research about race, racism and ethnic identity.

August 21, 2015

Fairgoers with the desire to try their hand at a more personal farming experience should stop by the Iowa State University exhibit in the Varied Industries Building Aug. 20 and 23.

August 10, 2015

Start off the school year with the September Dare to Excel newsletter.  This online resource shares tips and proven parenting practices parents can use at home or in the community to help children succeed at school.  This month’s topic is Positive Behaviors.


4-H Horizon ~ August 2015

4-H Horizon ~ July 2015

4-H Horizon ~ June 2015

4-H Horizon ~ May 2015

4-H Horizon ~ April 2015

4-H Horizon ~ March 2015

4-H Horizon ~ February 2015

4-H Horizon ~ January 2015

4-H Horizon ~ December 2014

4-H Horizon ~ November 2014

4-H Horizon ~ October 2014

4-H Horizon ~ September 2014


Join 4-H (4-H Online)

4-H Enrollment for Instructions New 4-H Family

4-H Re-Enrollment Instructions for Current 4-H Members

Financial Aid Application

4-H Clubs, Clover Kids, Projects, Leader Contact Information

Frequently Asked Questions


Who Are Clover Kids?


Pick your Adenture Poster

Design Element and Art Principles-Easy to Understand

Communications: Speak Up With Confidence

How to Prepare your 4-H Building Exhibits 

Warren County "What Can Be Expected"



Warren County Record Book Information

Warren County Record Keeping Guide, Terms, and Definitions

4-H Record Keeping Self-Evaluation

Warren County Record Keeping Evaluation Form


Warren County Project Pin Awards

Warren County Nomination Form and Available Awards

Banner Club Award Form


4-H Warren County Livestock Project Requirements 

4-H Official Show Shirt Information 

4H202 Iowa 4-H Livestock Show Requirements - Animal Idenification, Weighing, and Exhibiting Requirements for County, State and Interstate Shows

Animal ID Instructions


Iowa 4-H Foundation

State 4-H 

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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.

  • 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.

  • 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!

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

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    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 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.

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

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

  • 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.

  • 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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