Butler County 4-H & Youth

Local Highlights

May 20, 2019

Book your seat for a one day fun-filled Mystery Trip! We wil be traveling to a "mystery" town where you will get to visit different exciting locations.  You won't want to miss this fun, exciting, mysterious trip on Saturday, September 7th, 2019.  Cost is $75 and covers dinner and events for the day! This trip is open to 7th through 9th grade 4-H members.

Once you sign up for this AWESOME trip you will receive more secret information on what you will need to bring for this Mystery Trip....we can't give too much away all at once, can we?

Space is limited, registration and payment is due by August 2nd, 2019. 

FLYER and registration information

April 22, 2019

The Jackson Lucky Clovers 4-H Club has partnered with the City of Clarksville to initiate a Community Garden Project.  The Clarksville Community Garden is located at 540 W Wilmans Street in Clarksville.  The Jackson Lucky Clovers 4-H Club will be helping with the set-up and on-going support of the Comununity Garden Project.  Individuals can lease one or more garden plots and will be responsible for the maintenence and upkeep of their plot(s). Click on link above.

For more information please contact either the Clarksville City Hall, Holly Wedeking at 319-231-2440 or Jessica Lovrien at 319-231-9896.  

July 14, 2016

The Iowa 4-H Foundation has recently partnered with the Iowa FFA Foundation and the Iowa Agriculture Literacy Foundation to create a new specialty license plate to support agriculture.

Links for 4-H:






Statewide Resources

  • 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.

  • 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.

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

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

  • Conference Logo

    Every June, almost 900 teenagers converge on the campus of Iowa State University for 3 days full of speakers, workshops, mixers, dances, a banquet, and community service activities. 

  • 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!

  • 4-H Equation

    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.

  • 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 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.

  • 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.

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

  • 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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