Member Info

RE-ENROLLMENT:

 
Re-enrollment happens once every 4-H year for 4-H members that were enrolled the previous year. Members may re-enroll anytime between September 16th and May 15th.  If you have any questions or profile login problems, please contact the Extension Office at (563)245-1451.
 
 

Clayton County 4-H Member Handbook (Rev 2019)

 

   YQCA Information

 

Club Information

2020 Yearly Program Booklet     Template A  or Template B

2020 Clover Kid Club Template

 

4-H Club Budget Form PDF or Budget Form Excel with formulas

4-H Club Financial Management
 

4-H Impact Report Submission Form

Roll Call Ideas
Ideas for 4-H Presentations or Working Exhibits
Games & Activities for 4-H Club Meetings
Treasurer's Book
Secretary's Book
Parliamentary Procedure
Annual 4-H Club Financial Report - Due October 1

Risk Management

Clayton County Extension and Outreach provides annual accident insurance from the American Income Life Insurance Company for enrolled 4-H members, Clover Kids and leaders.  Snow activities are not covered under this policy.  4-H Clubs should purchase additional coverage from American Income Life for these activities. Clubs should purchase Special Activities Coverage for non-members participating in their  events.  http://www.americanincomelife.com/  Contact the Clayton County Extension Office if you have any questions about Risk Management and insurance coverage.
Winter Sports Wavier - PERMISSION AGREEMENT, RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY  for 4-H Skiing, Snowboarding, Sledding, Ice skating and Other Winter Recreation Activities

STEM Activites for Clubs

Quick & Cheap STEM Activities
4H Afterschool Activity Plans- http://www.uwex.edu/ces/4h/afterschool/curriculum/activities.cfm
Reeko's Mad Scienist Lab- http://reekoscience.com/
Mixing In Math- http://mixinginmath.terc.edu/index.php
Making Goo
Animal Diseases
Fruit Batteries
Water
Waves

Clayton County Fair

Clayton County Fair Information

The 2020 Clayton County  Fair will be August 5-10.

2020 4-H & FFA Fairbook 
Big-4 Fair, Postville
 

4-H Record Keeping & Awards

Help Sheet for Clayton County 4-H Record Books & Awards

County 4-H Awards

All 4-H members are encouraged to apply for record keeping system awards and/or project awards.  The deadline to apply is October 1.  There are three basic county award application areas for Clayton County 4-H’ers to compete in - Record Keeping, Project Awards & Club Officer  Award                                      

1. Junior Record Keeping (4th-6th grades) Evaluation will be a combination of the 4-H'ers complete record keeping system and a personal interview. Intermediate & Senior Record Keeping (7th-12th grades) Evaluation will be based on the record keeping system only.

 

2019 Record Keeping Award Application 

  4H RECORD BOOK FORMS

Clayton County Participation Guide in Word or Particiaption Guide in PDF

2. Project Awards (7th-12th grades) Evaluation will be a combination of support material and an interview or video. 

 
2019 County 4-H Project Award Application 

3. Club Officer Awards (open to 4-H’ers currently holding a local club office) Evaluation is based on support material and a written paragraph about growth & personal development gained.

4-H Club Officer Award Application

 

Application Form for Alumni, Honorary & Meritorious Service Awards

County 4-H News

4-H emblem
March 24, 2020

Iowa 4-H Youth Development is committed to providing youth and their families with research-based, accessible online learning opportunities. A collection of online educational resources for K-12 youth audiences is available on the 4-H At Home Learning Resources webpage. These engaging educational resources from the local, state and national 4-H program are available for all youth and their families to further explore project area learning virtually.

making omelets
March 24, 2020

The Clayton County 4-H Omelet Brunch & Silent Auction was held March 15 at Johnson’s Reception Hall in Elkader. This annual event is sponsored by the 4-H County Council and Extension 4-H & Youth Development Committee.  This event is a one of the ways 4-H members showcase their program and the youth & volunteers who make it happen. 543 people were served omelets, toast, muffins, applesauce, milk, coffee and orange juice. Sixty-seven items were donated for the auction by clubs, members, families and 4-H alumni raised $2892. 

March 18, 2020

Thirty-six 4-H members from Delaware, Clayton, Fayette, and Winneshiek County visited the Iowa Hall of Pride and the State of Iowa Capital in Des Moines on March 10. The Iowa Hall of Pride started with a great Iowa History lesson and why we should be Iowa Proud. Next, 4-H-ers participated in a scavenger hunt and learned about many famous Iowans. There are many interactive exhibits that challenged the youth in both cognitive and physical ways.

March 5, 2020

ISU Extension and Outreach Clayton County hosted their annual Clover Kid Day Retreat for Kindergarten thru 3rd graders on Saturday, February 29 at Johnson’s Reception Hall in Elkader.  This year’s theme was “It’s A County Fair!”   65 youth enjoyed a fun & educational day. The retreat featured sessions based on county fair activities.

February 26, 2020

This year’s Clayton County 4-H Lock In was held February 21 at the Northeast Iowa Wellness & Recreation Center in Postville. Thirty-four 6th, 7th and 8th graders attended. As a service-learning project  fleece lap blankets were made to  give to area nursing homes. 

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