Woodbury County 4-H & Youth

Local Highlights

June 12, 2015

We're looking for a Youth Worker for our Midtown location to help us develop and provide school enrichment programming and afterschool 4-H, assist with recruitment of volunteers and youth, coordinate shooting sports events for Woodbury County and assist with county non-school day and summer camps.

May 28, 2015

The Woodbury County 4-H Foundation is proud to announce the seven winners of the 2015 4-H Educational Incentive.

May 28, 2015

The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship has announced an order to cancel all live bird exhibitions at county fairs, the Iowa State Fair, and other gatherings of birds due to avian influenza.

February 9, 2015

The Woodbury County 4-H Foundation is accepting applications for their educational incentive to be awarded to high school seniors who have been in 4-H for more than four years.

February 5, 2015

The Woodbury County 4-H Foundation has established a mini-grant program which is designed to encourage 4-H members and clubs to carry out projects which will benefit the community. The Foundation will provide up to $100 in matching funds to help clubs or individual 4-H’ers get the money they need to complete a community project.

All 2015 Woodbury County Fair Forms click here


2014 4-H Project Award Guidelines


Woodbury County Fair Book

2015 Woodbury County Fair Book 4-H Section


Woodbury County 4-H Recognition Forms


How to prepare your 4-H Award Application?

Look at Project Award Guidelines-those guidelines will tell you what is required.  The 4-H Award rubric will help 4-H'ers know how the award application(s) are judged.

Your application can be up to four (4) pages and up to two (2) pages of support material (resume and/or photos).

The application cover form is attached to the front of your application.  The cover form has additional information to help prepare your application.

Your award application(s) is/are due March 30, 2015.

 
Woodbury County Record Keeping Project Award Guidelines for Grades 4-8 (rev. Nov. 2013)    (word)    (PDF)
Woodbury County Record Keeping Project Award Guidelines for Grades 9-12 (rev. Nov. 2013)    (word)    (PDF)
4-H Award Rubric for 4-H members in grades 4-8 (rev. Nov. 2013)    (Word)    (PDF)
4-H Award Rubric for 4-H members in grades 9-12 (rev. Nov. 2013)    (Word)    (PDF)
4-H Application Cover Form (rev. Nov. 2013)    (Word)    (PDF)
Special County Project Awards for 4-H'ers in grades 10-12 (rev. Nov. 2013)    (Word)    (PDF)
All above forms (PDF)
 
4-H Project Award template for 4-H'ers in grades 4-8 (rev. Nov. 2013)    (Word)    (PDF)
 
State 4-H Awards

For information on State Award opportunities: http://www.extension.iastate.edu/4h/page/recognition-opportunities

State 4-H Award applications are due by 11:59 p.m. cst. on February 1 to the Iowa 4-H office.

 



Midtown Family Community Center - ISU Extension

 

Are you looking for FUN and EDUCATIONAL options for your child during school breaks?

ISU Camps for Kids are a GREAT option!

ISUEO - Woodbury County offers urban programming through our Midtown Center located at 14th and Nebraska in Sioux City.  Click on the event below for registration and detailed information about the event.

ISU Extension 2014 Camps for Kids

Summer 2014 Registration Form

 

 


4-H Info


Interested in joining 4-H or becoming a 4-H volunteer?  Click here!

Click here for the

Woodbury County 4-H Club brochure 

for a list of local clubs and contact information!

 

Clover Kids Brochure

Adult Volunteer Opportunities

4-H Leader Information


4-H Foundation

Other forms

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.

  • 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 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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