Volunteer

You can volunteer with Jones County 4-H!

https://www.extension.iastate.edu/4h/waystovolunteer
Volunteers needed:

  • Clover Kid leaders and helpers!
  • 4-H Project leaders
  • 4-H Club leaders
  • Youth Committee - helps guide the Jones County 4-H program
  • Teen Council mentors - mentor high school 4-H member to be the best they can be!

  

Would you like to:

  • Help kids grow and explore their futures?
  • Learn more about 4-H opportunities available to you?
  • Consider volunteering to help lead a 4-H group in Jones County?
  • Mentor 4-H youth in Jones County?
  • Share your special interests, abilities and knowledge with 4-H youth?
  • Have FUN with kids?
For more information about opportunities to volunteer with the Jones County  4-H program contact:
 
Jennifer Fischer at 319-465-3224 or jenfisch@iastate.edu 

County 4-H News

June 19, 2020

Valyn Bodensteiner, Debbie Nistler, Mike Anderson

The Iowa State Fairgrounds will host a Fair Special Edition: Iowa 4-H and FFA Livestock Show this summer, following the postponement of the 2020 Iowa State Fair. The revised schedule for 4-H livestock shows will be spread out over three weeks and held Thursday through Saturday – Aug. 6-8, 13-15 and 20-22.

March 18, 2020

Learn more about the 4-H/FFA Broiler/Roaster Futurity/Pen of 3 project for the 2020 Great Jones County Fair Poultry Show. Order form and letter included. 

March 7, 2020

**** Due to COVID-19, this event is postponed until further notice. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation. ****

This FREE event is open to anyone in the Jones County community and beyond. Parents and community members are welcome! Come hear Dr. Douglas Gentile (bio to the right) as he engages the audience in thoughtful and dynamic discussion on the effects of media violence and video games with our youth.

February 5, 2020

We are extending the deadline for sign-ups to be March 20, 2020! If interested in signing up for this project please email Devan Cress dcress@iastate.edu or call the office at 319-465-3224.

 

The Single Source Commercial Swine Project is an opportunity for 4-H and FFA members to gain valuable experience in raising pigs through a partnership with a local Jones County pork producer. Those interested must sign up with Molly Schmitt at mollyrs@iastate.edu no later than Friday, February 28. Each participant may sign up for and purchase up to three pigs.

 

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