Iowa County 4-H & Youth

Local Highlights

4-H Fuels Wellness
December 15, 2020

Iowa 4-H continues to make the safety, health, and wellness of youth and families a priority.  They have compiled a list of resources and links helpful in working with youth and teens teaching mindfulness and mental health. 

Iowa County Fair Books
2011 IOWA FAIRBOOK__.pdf


 Guide for Iowa County 4-H Families

Learn More About 4-H

Join Iowa County 4-H

Why miss the fun, educational experiences 
4-H has to offer? Joining 4-H is simple! Call Iowa County Extension, 319-642-5504 to find the club nearest you, or start a new club!  Being involved with 4-H will be one of the best decisions you ever make!

4-H Recordkeeping Material: 
State Record Keeping (Yearly Summary, Project Record Forms)


For 4-H Leaders:
Club Award Form

Outstanding Record Keeping Evaluation

Make-A-Difference Award

List of Iowa County 4-H:
Club Leaders

4-H "Pick A Project" Paper

Web Resources for Projects

Publication Order Form

4-H Enrollment Forms:
4-H Enrollment Form
 - .doc format

Independent Member Information

Independent Membership Description

Independent Member Adult Mentor Description

Independent Member Agreement

4-H Financial A$$istance

---> Application

4-H Medical Release Forms:
Fill out and return with enrollment forms:
*  * 4-H'er FORM  
*  * Adult Medical Release

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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