Lyon County Clover Kids

Clover Kids is an Iowa Youth Development Program. Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach of Lyon County provides Clover Kids to 2nd and 3rd graders. This program is separate from the 4-H club program and is for pre-4-H age youth to DISCOVER  4-H!

What can youth expect to do in Clover Kids?

  • Explore science, technology, healthy living, citizenship, leadership, communication, and the arts.
  • Strengthen motor skills through a variety of experiments and crafts.
  • Have fun learning and playing cooperative games.
  • Make friends and learn to work positively in a group setting.
  • Participate in the Lyon County Fair in July.

2019-20 Lyon County Clover Kids Enrollment and Program Information and Schedule

Clover Kids is offered once a month, November 2019–May 2020.

Registration Limit: 20 youth per section

Registration DeadlineThursday, October 10 or until filled with 20 youth per section.

Note: Clover Kids is open to all 2nd and 3rd grade youth in Lyon County - those in public school, private school and homeschool. 


NEW! Central Lyon:
Mondays at 3:30-5:00 p.m. – Central Lyon Elementary School
November 11, December 9, January 6, February 10, March 16, April 6, May 11
Central Lyon - FULL!
Tuesdays at 3:30-5:00 p.m. - Central Lyon Elementary School
November 12, December 10, January 7, February 11, March 17, April 7, May 12
Central Lyon - FULL!
Wednesdays at 1:00-3:00 p.m. - Central Lyon Elementary School
November 13, December 11, January 8, February 12, March 18 (3:30-5:00 p.m.), April 9 (Thursday), May 13
George-Little Rock:
Thursdays at 3:30-5:00 p.m. - George-Little Rock Elementary School
November 7, December 5, January 9, February 13, March 5, April 16, May 7
West Lyon - FULL!
Mondays at 3:30-5:00 p.m. - West Lyon School Library
November 25, December 16, January 13, February 3, March 23, April 20, May 18
West Lyon:
Tuesdays at 3:30-5:00 p.m. - West Lyon School Library
November 26, December 17, January 14, February 4, March 24, April 21, May 19
West Lyon: 
Thursdays at 3:30-5:00 p.m. - West Lyon School Library
November 21, December 19, January 16, February 6, March 19, April 23, May 14
* Dates are subject to change. Weather cancellations will follow school policies. In case of cancellation for reasons other than weather, we will notify families by email and telephone. 

Click here to register your child(ren) for Lyon County Clover Kids!



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Clover Kids Activity Booklet

Download and print this Clover Kids activity booklet.


Clover Kids at the Lyon County Fair

Clover Kids are invited to participate in the Lyon County Fair. 

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