East Pottawattamie 4H & Youth

Local Highlights

September 18, 2019

Are you interested in being a 4-H project superintendent?

September 3, 2019

Join us in celebrating National 4-H Week: October 6 - 12, 2019!

September 3, 2019

Take a look at the East Pottawattamie County Newsletter to stay up to date with the latest happenings! 

August 21, 2019

County Youth Council applications are being accepted through 5:00pm September 12, 2019

July 23, 2019

2019 Pottawattamie County Fair Show Results

Join 4-H

New 4-H Member Handbook


Participate in 4-H

Non 4-H Member Health Form

Special-Accomodation Request Form

4-H Camp Scholarship Form


Enroll in 4-H

Iowa 4-H Online Website

New (first time) Members/Family Help Sheet

Re-enrolling Members/Family Help Sheet


East Pottawattamie County 4-H Club Info

4-H Clubs Contact Information

4-H Club Officer Responsibilities

How to Make a Motion


2018 – 2019 4-H Club Programs

Botna Valley Achievers

Botna Valley Achievers Clover Kids

Buffalo Buds Clover Kids

Carson Commanders

Clover Commanders

East Pott Hot Shots

West Nishna 4-H’ers

West Nishna Clover Kids

Westside Clover Kids

Westside Feeders


County News

East Pottawattamie County 4-H Newsletter


East Pottawattamie County Project Help Sheets


Clothing Event




Junk in a Bucket


Pizza and Pie Contest






Table Setting


County Fair Assistance

Pottawattamie County Fair Book

Static Exhibit Write Up

Photography Exhibit Label

Communications Poster Exhibit Report Form

Food Exhibits for Fair

Pottawattamie County Fair Show Programs

Pottawattamie County Fair Show Results


Iowa State Fair

Iowa State Fair Static and Communications Rules & Class Descriptions

Iowa State Fair Livestock


4-H Record Books

To be eligible for year-end awards, all East Pottawattamie County 4-H members must: Enroll in 4-H Online and Complete a record book.

Record Books must be submitted to club leaders to check.  Club leaders must submit checked record books to the Extension Office by October 1, 2019.

Record Keeping Guidelines


Online Resources

East Pottawattamie County 4-H Facebook

Pottawattamie County Fair Facebook

Iowa 4-H Website

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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