Volunteer

Become a Volunteer!

Interested in sharing your passion with the youth of Lee County?  Contact Breana Houtz at bhoutz@iastate.edu or 319-835-5116 to find out how!

4-H Leader Information

4-H Volunteer Training information
 
4-H Volunteer website and resources
 
Don’t forget club programs for the year. A Club Program Template is now available.
 
Volunteers are also required to attend an annual training that strengthens their positive youth development knowledge and skills. Four training sessions will be held in the region in February and March. Please see the flyer below, select one to attend, and get your RSVP to Breana Houtz.
 
Lastly, if you have not already done so, please stop into the Lee County Extension Office at your earliest convenience the 4-H Compliance Form & Background Check paperwork.
 
Contact Breana Houtz at bhoutz@iastate.edu or (319) 835-5116 with any questions or concerns! 

County 4-H News

We Want You! Now Hiring Red Logo
December 4, 2018

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach of Lee County is seeking an Office Assistant to ensure clerical and administrative responsibilities are accomplished efficiently. The Office Assistant is the first point of contact with clientele so successful candidates will need to be friendly and energetic. This position requires the individual to have the ability to multi-task, take direction, work as a team, have high organizational skills, be proficient in Microsoft Office programs and communicate effectively in verbal and written form.  

Horse and Colt
October 15, 2018

Save the dates for the 2019 Equine Extravaganza – March 22-24!  This is held at Ellsworth Community College in Iowa Falls.  It isn’t too soon to start gathering a team!

cyday Friday Logo
September 11, 2018

Cyday Friday will be every Friday starting August 31st until the end of the football season. Lee County Extension is asking the community to show their support by posting pictures of their cyclone spirit on Facebook every Friday for a chance to win a cyclone prize!!

Young children are also being asked to enter our cyday Friday coloring contest for a chance to win prizes as well. 

August 22, 2018

The 2018 Lee County Fair Follow-Up Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, September 4th at 6:30 PM in the Lee County Extension Office. Everyone is welcome to attend. Suggestions and comments will be discussed at this meeting. Food will be provided. If you are not able to attend but want a topic to be discussed please fill out the Fair Evaluation form that was emailed to all members. You can also find a copy on the website at https://www.extension.iastate.edu/lee/page/member-info. If you have questions feel free to Whitney Weisinger at 319-835-5116 or weisinge@iastate.edu.

August 20, 2018

Chloe Hoenig of West Point, IA spent the last two weeks at the ninth annual United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) sponsored, AgDiscovery program hosted by Iowa State University (ISU) in Ames IA.  She was one of 16 high school students selected from 57 applicants from 12 different states and territories around the country who applied to the Iowa State University program.  Congratulations, Chloe!  Chloe will be a Junior at Fort Madison High School this coming school year and plans to attend Iowa State University’s Veterinarian Program after high school.  

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