Polk County 4-H

Upcoming 4-H Contests

New to 2017 is the Old Fashioned Ice Cream Roll Contest!

This event will be on Tuesday, July 18th at 2 pm at the Polk County Exhibit Building! More information about registration, recipes, judging form and competition guidelines are available here: 

Polk County 4-H Ice Cream Roll Contest 

Clothing and Fashion Day Information

It's almost the end of July, so that means Clothing Day is right around the corner! Clothing Day Information Sheets were mailed to 4-H'ers a few weeks ago, but if you participated in any of the following workshops, you have entries to enter on Clothing Day on Monday, July 24th at the Midwest Covenant Home in Stromsburg. Can't make it? Bring your items up to our office by Friday at 4:30 and we will make sure it gets entered for you.  Did you attend:

Polk County Clover Kids Information

 Clover Kids Graphic



 Keep up-to-date with the latest on the latest Clover Kids Information! Learn about all the workshops, 4-H manuals & Polk County Fair Projects. These are available online in pdf format. You will need Adobe Acrobat to view these files.

Polk County 4-H Family Newsletters 


Keep up-to-date with the latest with the Polk County 4-H Family News!    Learn about all the workshops, regional camp & permission forms and activity fliers. These are available online in pdf format. You will need Adobe Acrobat to view these files.

Animal Projects Information


Find all you need for your 4-H Animal Projects , including I.D. sheets, deadlines, fair exhibiting information, and more!

Rabbit Showmanship


Interested in learning more about rabbit showmanship?  Check out this video on YouTube by UNL. 

4-H Photography Projects

4-H Photography Projects require Data Tags to be attached to the back of the photography projects before entry at the Polk County Fair. Please download the needed project Data Sheets for your 4-H Photography Project by Level 1, 2, or 3 below. 

Level 1 Data Entry Tag

Level 2 Data Entry Tag

Level 2 Photo Showcase Tag

Level 3 Data Entry Tag


Facebook Link

It's a great way to keep up to date with all that is happening in the Polk County 4-H Program! Lots of news and announcements and all the pics from all the great workshops and events that keep the Polk County kids BUSY!!!


4-H Spotlight on 4-H Leader Newsletters

January 2017 Spotlight

February 2017 Spotlight

March 2017 Spotlight