Projects

There are several areas of project learning for members to explore.  They are:
 
Agriculture & Natural Resources
 
Animals
 
Creative Arts
 
Family & Consumer Sciences
 
Personal Development
 
Science, Technology, Engineering & Mechanics (STEM)
 
For a complete listing of all projects on one page, you may print out our Project Publication. This listing will give you, at one glance, a listing of areas within each project area listed above.
 
There are also Project Hot Sheets to help with ideas within the project.  
 
Once you have selected project areas, you may decide you would like to exhibit something you have done or learned from the project area at the Jefferson County Fair.  If you should choose to exhibit, be sure to check out the Exhibit Tip Sheets when you are preparing your exhibits.

County 4-H News

September 11, 2018

Jefferson County 4-H and Jefferson County Extension are once again hosting their annual Trunk or Treat! Local businesses and 4-H families will have their trunks decorated and candy ready for all trunk-or-treaters. There will also be games and activities. Come out for an afternoon of fun! It's our treat.

August 31, 2018

From communications to home improvement, Iowa 4-H county fair judges and those considering being a 4-H judge will be trained Saturday, November 3rd  from 9:00 am – 3:30 pm at the Mahaska County Extension Office in Oskaloosa.

August 27, 2018

Why should I do it? How will it help me? These are questions that 4-H'ers often ask. Record keeping is a process that can be used throughout life in many ways. Record Books and Award Applications due to your LEADER: Monday, October 1st!

August 22, 2018

The 4-H Teen Council is a leadership team of 9th-12th graders that work together to plan, promote, and lead 4-H activities for the county’s membership. Applications are due by Wednesday, September 12th at 4:30pm.

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