Joining 4-H in Daviess County is easy. Contact the Daviess County Extension Center at 660-663-3232 or daviessco@missouri.edu for details on enrolling and contacting club leaders.

Brushy Squirrels 4-H Club meets on the second Monday of each month at the Tri-County Elementary School cafeteria, Jamesport.
Club leader: Dana Maxwell

Knee Hi 4-H Club meets at 7 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month in the basement of the Gallatin United Methodist Church, Gallatin.
Club leader: Lena Ishmael

Information for 4-H families

 Clover Connection

News from MU Extension 4-H youth development for families in Daviess County

April 2014 (PDF)

See previous issues of the Clover Connection

Dates to remember

 Sept. 1 — New 4-H year begins.

2014 Northwest Region 4-H Camp

The 2014 Northwest Region 4-H Camp is being held, June 2-5, 2014 and June 9-12, 2014 at Crowder State Park, Trenton, MO.  4-H member that may attend are, ages 8 to 13. The 2014 camp fee is $110.00.  In compliance with Crowder State Park fire code the camp can accommodate 96 campers.  We will accept 32 males and 64 females, for each week of camp, June 2-5 and June 9-12.  Completed registrations will be accepted until camp fills or until the registration deadline whichever comes first.  Registrations will be dated and taken on a first come, first served basis.  Only complete registratins will be accepted.  A complete registration includes camp application, summer food service program Income Eligibility Form,health form and payment.  You must send all three forms to Daviess County Extension, 102 North Main, Suite 1, Gallatin, MO 64640. Applications and money must be received by Friday, May 9, 2014.  Parent or legal guardian, must sign the camp form on the back. 

4-H Camp Application

Summer Food Program Income Eligibility Form

Health Form

Ron Walker Scholarship Form

     The Ron Walker Scholarship was established in honor of Ron Walker, NW Regional Camp Director, who passed away in December 2011.  Ron beleived that every child should be given the opportunity to attend camp, and the scholarships will be awarded to 4-H youth who wish to attend Camp Crowder but may be unable to due to cost.  This scholarship is available to anyone in the 19 counties of the NW Region.  If you wish to apply for one of the scholarships, please complete the application form above and return it by March 15, 2014 to:  Buchanan County Extension, 4125 Mitchell Ave., St Joseph, MO 64507.  If you are awarded a scholarship, you will be notified by April 1, 2014. 


 2014 Clover Kids 4-H Camp

  The 2014 Northwest Clover Kid Overnight Camp is being held, June 6 & 7, 2014, at Crowder State Park, Trenton, MO.  Overnight camp with a parent!  Clover Kids and a parent/guardian get to stay in camp cabins and experience the traditionsl 4-H camp activites...canoeing, crafts, campfire and lots of fun in the beautiful setting at Crowder State Park. Camp fee of $45 provides a t-shirt for both parent and child, three meals and camp materials.  We will conclude with swimming at the Trenton Aquatic Facility.  Please complete and return the Clover Kid Camp Application, Summer Food Service Program, both adult and child's 4-H health forms with the camp fee by May 15 to:  Daviess County Extension Office, 102 N. Main St., STE 1, Gallatin, MO 64640, Checks payable to: Daviess County Extension Council.

2014 Clover Kids Camp Application

Summer Food Program Income Eligibility Form

Child's Health Form

Adult's Health Form