Harrison County 4-H & Youth

Local Highlights

4-H Clover in outline of Harrison County Iowa
October 6, 2020

If you are a member of a 4-H club in Harrison County and you want to know what's going on at the county level, you came to the right place. We have posted many of the local events and activities for you to access also.

October 2, 2020

Here are the forms that 4-H members and 4-H club leaders need to complete and submit for annual 4-H recognition/awards in Harrison County.  Contact the office at 712-644-2105 or Toni Wiese at twiese@iastate.edu if you have questions or need more information.

4-H Boxed Clover
September 15, 2020

It's that time of year to be thinking about County 4-H Council and Jr. County Council selections.  See below for the links.  Applications are due to the Extension office or online by October 16th.

January 23, 2019

Confidential assistance and referral for stress, legal questions and financial concerns are just a phone call away, or if you prefer, on the web.

January 23, 2019

Powerpoints and Handouts from the 2013 4-H County Fair Judges Training


The Harrison County Extension office is postponing all programs and events (including 4-H & YQCA face-to-face meetings) effective Monday, March 16, and continuing through Saturday, May 9, 2020, as directed by President Wintersteen of Iowa State University. We will reevaluate programming in May as it gets closer.
Thank you for your understanding. Please call Carter at 712-592-0573 with questions.
Carter Oliver
County Director

Harrison County 4-H FLL Resources for Teams and Coaches
2017-18 FLL Season Hydro Dynamics

Which is at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G35CsFVKSjY

Which is at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IMuE4PKosys

Which is at: https://firstinspiresst01.blob.core.windows.net/fll/hydro-dynamics-challenge-letter.pdf

Which is at: https://firstinspiresst01.blob.core.windows.net/fll/hydro-dynamics-challenge-guide-letter.pdf

Which is at: http://www.firstlegoleague.org/missionmodelbuildinginstructions?__hstc=212927755.d336acebabe282d0a5d685a3c9382593.1504147841751.1504147841751.1504147841751.1&__hssc=212927755.1.1504147841751&__hsfp=595454742

Which is at:  https://techbrick.com/fll-resources/fll2017

Statewide Resources

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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. 

  • 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.

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

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

  • 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!

  • 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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