We always want and need good volunteers. 

There are a variety of ways to volunteer with 4-H depending on your time availability, skills and interests.  Some possibilities include:

  • School enrichment programs
  • Project mentoring connected to your current hobby
  • Guest speakers for club meetings
  • Day camp group leaders
  • Supervise/chaperone youth events
  • Paperwork/data entry in the office
  • County fair assistance
  • Club leader
  • Alumni Association Information     Membership Form

Please contact the Washington County Extension Office, 319-653-4811, for more information on volunteering with the 4-H youth of Washington County.

County 4-H News

January 6, 2016

Washington County 7th-9th  grade 4-H’ers are invited to attend Region 15 4-H Intermediate Trip to St. Louis, March 11-12.  4-H’ers will tour Busch Stadium, the St. Louis Cardinal’s Hall of Fame, take a riverboat tour, travel to the top of the Gateway Arch, and attend Bissell Murder Mystery Dinner Theater.

January 6, 2016

8th-12th grade 4-H’ers interested in the Animal Science Swine area are invited to be a part of this new 4-H field trip to Iowa State University on March 28.   The group will spend the day learning about carcass evaluation, pork quality, and proper handling.  Click here for flyer.

January 3, 2016

Washington County Extension & 4-H and Lincoln Elementary are partnering together Feb 8-11 to offer a 4 day mini-science camp called Hop To It – Safe Removal of Invasive Species.  This camp is open to any 4th- 5thgrade student.   Click here for registration form.

December 11, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is looking for applicants to fill positions in the Iowa 4-H Youth Development program.  If you are seeking a challenge, want a professional change, and want to take your professional development to the next level this could be for you.

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