Calhoun County 4H & Youth

Local Highlights

March 15, 2020

Now available!!  Calhoun County 4-H T-Shirts, Hats, Sweatshirts!!  Also "Future 4-H'er" T-Shirts in infant and toddler sizes!! 


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


YQCA Instructions 2020

Market Swine 4HOnline Verification Instructions

UPDATED!!!  JANUARY 2020!!  Foods for Iowa 4-H Fairs - Quick Reference Guide 


4-H Clubs in Calhoun County:

Calhoun County Hot Shots - Leaders:  Jeremy & Amy Westcott;
      Disciplinary Coaches: Jill Mims, Jeff Cates, Todd Stumpf
Garfield Gleamers - Leaders:  Teresa Heue, Shannan Potts
Jackson Pioneers - Leaders:  BreAnne Melody, Amy Schumacher
Logan Larks -  Leaders:  Pearl & Kent Wuebker 
Manson Craters - Leaders:  Lisa & Don Westering, Teresa Anderson
North Butler Blazers - Leaders:  Jaimie Buchan, Dan Erickson
The Union - Leaders:  Darci Lightner, Annette Wedemeyer, Jill Higgins

Clover Kids Club Leaders:

Lake City Area Clover Kids - Leaders: Ricole & Jon Potts, BreAnne Melody
Lytton/Pomeroy Area Clover Kids - Leaders: Bob & Jessica Stauter, Rachel Nieland
Manson Area Clover Kids - Leaders: Candy Bilstad, Sandra Hildreth, Teresa Irwin
Rockwell City Area Clover Kids - Leaders: Mindy Kraft, Sarah Reed, Amanda Johnson


Project Award Information

4-H Record Book Forms


Enrollment & Re-Enrollment Instructions - 2019

August 2019

August/September 2019 - Clover Kids

September 2019

October 2019

October 2019 - Clover Kids

November 2019

December 2019

January 2020

January 2020 - Clover Kids

February 2020

February 2020 - Clover Kids

March 2020

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
Share |