Mahaska County 4-H & Youth

Local Highlights

4-H Grows Here
September 17, 2020

Click the link above to access answers to the frequently asked 4-H questions!

January 3, 2019

     

Looking for 4-H FORMS & DETAILS?

 
Click the links above or scroll down to the gray-colored box on the right side of the 4-H page under "The Info You Need" image to access many important details, rules, forms, and printable resources for 4-H Families.


 

If you have any questions, please call 673-5841. 

4-H Clover Kids Logo
September 25, 2020

Enrollments for Clover Kids are now being accepted!  Group sizes are limited, so register soon!  Registrations will be accepted until groups are full or November 30, 2020.

National 4-H Week 2020
September 18, 2020

Join us to celebrate National 4-H Week!  Each day we'll have a different activity to do. We'll kick off the week with the Grand Opening of our 4-H Maker Lab on Monday, October 5 at 5:00 p.m.  Learn more about the daily activities within this article!

4-H words
August 31, 2020

This Council is a great opportunity for any 8th-12th grader to make a difference in Mahaska County!  Applications are available now and will be accepted until September 15.

        

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. 

  • 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!

  • 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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