Montgomery County 4H & Youth

Local Highlights

Day Camps
April 30, 2019

Montgomery County Extension and Montgomery County Conservation has once again teamed up to bring a summer packed full of exciting and fun day camps for youth in grades K-6th! 

On Their Own & OK
January 15, 2019

On Their Own and OK is designed to prepare young people to be home alone while a parent is away. This may be before school, after school, or a more extended period of time like summer vacation days. Topics covered include dealing with boredom, preparing snacks, and handling emergencies.

January 7, 2019

The Montgomery County Extension Office is excited to offer two, four-week, after-school STEM programs for youth at the Montgomery County YMCA in March and April. 

tshirt design contest
December 14, 2018

Montgomery County 4-H members are invited to participate in a t-shirt design contest for a new Montgomery County Fair shirt for exhibitors! 

Sewing Workshop
December 10, 2018

Montgomery County 4-H youth are invited to participate in a new and exciting workshop focused around sewing tips and techniques on March 22 and March 23 at the Viking Center in Stanton. 

Join Montgomery County 4-H

  4-H Online

Record Books  Project Area Hotsheets

Montgomery County Fair  Other Opportunities

2020 Montgomery County Fair: July 14-19


For Montgomery County 4-H Club Leaders
Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) - Youth Guide
Link to 4-H Online Help sheets available here.
Iowa State Fair 



Statewide Resources

  • 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.

  • 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. 

  • 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!

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • A partner and leader in providing positive youth development through out-of-school programming. Outreach priorities include curriculum development, staff training, and partnership development.

  • A unique partnership between AmeriCorps and Iowa's Promise. The vision is that all Iowa youth have safe and supportive families, schools and communities and that they are healthy, socially competent, successful in school and prepared for a productive adulthood.

  • 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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