Calhoun County 4H & Youth

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April 25, 2022

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach – Calhoun County is seeking a temporary, part-time summer assistant in Rockwell City, that runs from approximately June 1 to the beginning of August 2022.  


Resource for 4-H Leaders:  Policies & Practices that are "Good to Know"


2022 Calhoun County Expo 4-H/FFA Fairbook:   Fairbook

2022 Livestock ID: Help Sheet



4-H Clubs in Calhoun County:

Calhoun County Livestock Club - Leaders: Pearl & Kent Wuebker, BreAnne Melody
Garfield Gleamers - Leaders:  Shannan Potts, Teresa Heue, Jessica Cline, Suzanne Turner
Jackson Pioneers - Leaders:  BreAnne Melody, Janelle Kent
Logan Larks -  Leader:  Vanessa Solko 
Manson Craters - Leaders:  Lisa & Don Westering, Teresa Anderson, Lonni Nimke
North Butler Blazers - Leaders:  Jaimie Buchan
The Union - Leaders:  Darci Lightner, Jill Higgins


Clover Kids Club Leaders:

Lake City/Rockwell City Area Clover Kids - Leaders: Ricole Potts, BreAnne Melody,  Janelle Kent, Mindy Kraft & Amanda Johnson
Lytton/Pomeroy Area Clover Kids - Leaders: Rachel Nieland
Manson Area Clover Kids - Leaders: Candy Bilstad, Sandra Hildreth


Project Award Information

4-H Record Book Forms



August and September 2021 - 4-H and Clover Kids

October 2021 - 4-H and Clover Kids

November 2021 - 4-H and Clover Kids

December 2021/January 2022 - 4-H and Clover Kids

February 2022 - 4-H and Clover Kids

Junior Lock-In Flyer March 19-20, 2022

Junior Lock-In Registration Instructions

April and May 2022- 4-H and Clover Kids

Summer Camp 2022 flyer

Link for re-enrollment help sheets:






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.

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

  • 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.

  • 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. 

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

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

  • 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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