Harrison County 4-H & Youth

Local Highlights

July 17, 2020

Here is the schedule for 4-H families to drop off their Harrison County Fair exhibits on Saturday, July 18, 2020.

June 30, 2020

Here is the Harrison County Fair 4-H Static Exhibit Release Schedule for July 26, 2020.

June 19, 2020

Here is a June 18, 2020 press release from the Harrison County Fairboard regarding the 2020 Harrison County Fair.

June 5, 2020

Here's the information 4-H families need to enter their fair exhibits in FairEntry.

May 29, 2020

We are sorry to announce that the 2020 Milk Made Magic Contest has been cancelled.


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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