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: Jena Eads

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 leaders: Lena Ishmael and Alicia Endicott

Information for 4-H families

Clover Connection

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

November-December 2015 (PDF)

See previous issues of the Clover Connection

2016 State 4-H Teen Conference

State 4-H Teen Conference

Northwest Region 4-H Camp 2016

Northwest Region 4-H Camp 2016 will be held at Crowder State Park, Trenton, MO, the week of June 6-9, 2016 and the week of June 13-16, 2016.

In compliance with fire code the camp can accommodate 96 campers.  We will accept 32 males and 64 females. Completed registration will be accepted until the camp fills or until the registration deadline whichever comes first.

Registrations will be dated and taken on the first come, first served basis for the NW Extension Region.  Youth, outside of the Northwest Missouri 19 county region, will be accepted beginning on April 15.  However families outside of the region are encouraged to apply earlier than April 15 and have their names put on a list to begin being placed in available spots on April 15.   Only complete registrations will be accepted.  A complete registration includes camp application, a copy of the youth health form from 4-h online.  The complete registration must be mailed to Daviess County Extension, 102 North Main, Suite 1, Gallatin, MO 64640, by Monday, May 16, 2016.

Camp Registration

Copy of Youth Health Form from 4-H Online

Ron Walker Scholarship Form  (Application deadline-return by April 1, 2016)

Need Base NW 4-H Region Scholarships for Daviess County 4-H members

Need base scholarships are available to Daviess County 4-H members.  Contact the Daviess County Extension Office.

2016 Clover Kids 4-H Family Camp

2016 Clover Kids 4-H Family Camp will be held, June 10-11, at Camp Grand River, Crowder State Park, Trenton, MO.  This is an opportunity for all NW Regional 4-H Clover Kids and a parent and experience camp together!  Participants stay overnight in the camp cabins, eat meals in the camp dining hall, create crafts, canoe, sing 4-H songs around the campfire and enjoy the beautiful natural setting at Camp Crowder.  NW Regional 4-H Staff lead the camp activities and engage the parents with all the activities. It is a wonderful introduction to the 4-H camping experience!  The Clover Kid camp fee of $50.00 provides a t-shirt for both adult and child, three meals and camp materials.  The final activity on Saturday afternoon will be swimming at the Trenton Aquatic Facility.

Clover Kid Camp Application

Copy of Youth & Adult Health Form from 4-H Online

Youth & Adult Photo permission from 4-H Online


Dates to remember

Sept. 1 — New 4-H year begins.

February 6, 2016  NW Regional 4-H Energizer, Cameron Veterans Middle School, Cameron, MO

March 1, 2016-April 15, 2016-Registration for State 4-H Congress, held June 1-3, 2016, age 14 (by January 1, 2016)-19 years of age. 4-H members must register thru 4-H Online

March 12-13, 2016  2016 State 4-H Teen Conference, Columbia, Mo. (Youth age 11-13). To register, go to http://mo.4-honline.com starting in December.

March 19, 2016-State Horse Judging Contest & Clinic, Trowbridge Livestock Center, Columbia, MO.  Must be registered by March 7, 2016 through your 4-H Online profile

April 11, 2016-deadline for ordering 4-H day with Cardinals tickets

May 15, 2016-deadline for  2016 Clover Kids Camp application

May 16, 2016-deadline for NW 4-H Camp application (First come, First Serve basic)

May 21, 2016-4-H Day with Cardinals, Bush Stadium, St Louis, MO

June 1-3, 2016-State 4-H Congress, age 14 (by January 1, 2016)-19 years of age. 4-H members

June 6-9 and 13-16, 2016  NW Region 4-H Camp 2016

June 10-11-2016 Clover Kids 4-H Family Camp