Woodbury County 4-H & Youth

Local Highlights

Text reading "Here for you. Now. Always." With four people pictured to the side
April 9, 2021

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Week is April 12-17. Iowa’s 100 county extension offices will host activities throughout the week to thank Iowans for their support of extension efforts throughout the state.

Child working on project
March 26, 2021

Looking for something new for the kids to do this summer? Check out the fun and educational camps provided by Woodbury County Extension! With a great selection of activities and research-based curriculum delivered by experienced 4-H Youth Development & Extension staff, your children will be able to expand their horizons and have a great time doing it at any one of our summer camps. For more information, please call (712) 276-2157.

We want you! Now hiring
March 25, 2021

The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach - Woodbury County office is looking to fill a summer position for an AmeriCorps 4-H Environmental Education Member.

Child cutting dough with a cookie cutter
December 29, 2020

Woodbury County 4-H is selling activity kits focused around baking cookies for any youth in grades K-3 this January.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach - Woodbury
November 3, 2020

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach – Woodbury County is offering a free virtual course in Youth Mental Health First Aid. The course is being offered on two separate dates; Wednesday, December 9, 2020 and Thursday, January 14, 2021 via zoom.

Mini Grant & Educational Incentive

Mini Grant Application • Educational Incentive Application


Woodbury County Fair Forms - click here
Fair Book

Fair Entry info for families

Woodbury County 4-H will be going to online entry for 4-H livestock, animals and communications.


County Council Application & Guidelines

2020-2021 4-H County Council application (Word) (PDF)

2020-2021 4-H County Council guidelines (Word) (PDF)


Woodbury County 4-H Recognition Forms


How to prepare your 4-H Award Application?

Look at Project Award Guidelines-those guidelines will tell you what is required.  The 4-H Award rubric will help 4-H'ers know how the award application(s) are judged.

Your application can be up to four (4) pages and up to two (2) pages of support material (resume and/or photos).

The application cover form is attached to the front of your application.  The cover form has additional information to help prepare your application.

Your award application(s) is/are due March 25.

 
Woodbury County Record Keeping Project Award Guidelines for Grades 4-8 (rev. Nov. 2013)    (word)    (PDF)
Woodbury County Record Keeping Project Award Guidelines for Grades 9-12 (rev. Nov. 2013)    (word)    (PDF)
4-H Award Rubric for 4-H members in grades 4-8 (rev. Nov. 2013)    (Word)    (PDF)
4-H Award Rubric for 4-H members in grades 9-12 (rev. Nov. 2013)    (Word)    (PDF)
4-H Application Cover Form (rev. Nov. 2013)    (Word)    (PDF)
Special County Project Awards (rev. Dec 2015) (Word) (PDF)
4-H Project Achievement Rubric (rev. Dec 2015) (Word) (PDF)
4-H Project Award template for 4-H'ers in grades 4-8 (rev. Nov. 2013)    (Word)    (PDF)
 
State 4-H Awards

For information on State Award opportunities: https://www.extension.iastate.edu/4h/page/recognition-opportunities

State 4-H Award applications are due by 11:59 p.m. cst. on February 1 to the Iowa 4-H office.

 


4-H Info


Interested in joining 4-H or becoming a 4-H volunteer?  Click here!

Click here for the Woodbury County 4-H informational brochure!

 

4-H Foundation

Other forms

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. 

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

  • 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!

  • 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
Share |