Volunteer

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

Christmas on the farm
December 10, 2014

The Washington County Extension office will be closed December 24, 25, and 26.  If you need to watch manure applicator trainings or pesticide trainings before the end of the year, please contact our office as soon as possible.  We only have a few dates available before the end of the year.

4-H Clover
November 12, 2014

Senior level 4-H’ers (grades 9-12) are invited to participate in a workshop to learn more about the State and National level 4-H opportunities, prepare for 4-H scholarships and network within the region.   Join other 4-H’ers from across Region 15 (Iowa, Johnson, Keokuk and Washington County) on Monday, December 29 at the Johnson County Extension Office to explore the possibilities available to you!  

Amy Green
November 4, 2014

In 2013, a new statewide initiative was introduced in Iowa 4-H. The establishment of peer groups was added as a new resource to support new staff across the state. The peer groups are led by experienced staff from across the state. Washington County Extension 4-H/Youth Coordinator, Amy Green, was one of four chosen for this honor beginning in 2014.

#iam4H
October 10, 2014

More than 6 million young people across the country celebrated National 4-H Week Oct. 5-11 by sharing 4-H pride photos using #iam4H. This pride is worth celebrating.  Washington County 4-H is proud to celebrate their impacts.

 

Robert Emde
September 8, 2014

Robert Emde of Washington County was inducted into the 2014 Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the 4-H Exhibits Building at the Iowa State Fair. Eighty-two Iowa counties participated this year and 110 inductees were recognized for their outstanding service and dedication to 4-H.

Share |