Welcome to Yankton County 4-H! Our mission is to empower youth to reach their full potential, working and learning in partnership with caring adults. From rocketry, robotics, cooking, sewing and photography to animal care, the opportunities available in 4-H are endless.

4-H Library Programs

Yankton County 4-H has partnered with the Yankton Community Library to bring great programs to both 4-H members and non 4-H'ers.

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Cloverbuds

4-H members ages 5 to 7 should check out our Cloverbuds program! We meet once a month for an hour at the Yankton County Extension Office.

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Junior Leaders

Do you know about the Junior Leaders? Any 4-H member between the ages of 12 and 18 is eligible to join this leadership group.

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Project Days Entries for Achievement Days

For those of you who participated in our different project days and workshops but don’t know where to enter something, here are some ideas.
 
Towel Beach Bag – Clothing & Textiles educational display – accessory using fabric. Fill out this form and bring with (http://igrow.org/up/resources/01-4092-2012.pdf)
 
Chair Planter – Home Environment – Outdoor Art or Recycled Remade
 
Painted Flag – Home Environment Wall or Door item for your home or Recycled Remade
 
Cloverbud flag – Visual Arts-Chalk, Carbon, & Pigment
 
Cloverbud medal – Visual Arts-Chalk, Carbon, & Pigment
 
Cloverbud torch – Visual Arts – Paper – Original
 
Cloverbud Dry Erase Board – Home Environment – Recycled & Remade
 
Cloverbud Top – Home Environment – Recycled & Remade or Child Development – Display Exhibit – Make a Toy
 
Tissue Paper Vase – Visual Arts – glass
 
Tie Died Towel – Visual Arts – Textiles
 
Farm Animals – Child Development – Display Exhibit – Make A Toy
 
Pumpkin Bottles – Visual Arts – Glass or Home Environment – Recycled & Remade
 
ABC Board – Child Development – Display Exhibit – Game, Puzzle, or Toy
 
Scratch Paper – Visual Arts – Chalk, Carbon, and Pigment
 
Painted Canning Jars – Visual Arts – Glass, or Home Environment – Recycled & Remade, or Home Environment – Decorative Grouping for the Home (if you have more than one-make sure to read on this one)
 
Framed Chicken Wire – Home Environment – Wall or Door Item for your home, or Home Environment – small finished or refinished wood accessory for the home
 
Painted Arrow – Home Environment – Wall or Door Item for your home, or Home Environment – small finished or refinished wood accessory for the home
 
With everything read through the fair book and look at the descriptions. All Static Exhibits need to come with a Display Exhibits Entry Form filled out (http://igrow.org/up/resources/01-4017-2015.pdf) unless a special form is required.
 
Special forms include:
-Constructed Clothing Entry Form (All Ages)
-Computers & Technology Entry Form
-Food Preservation: Entry Form and Score Sheet
-Photography Exhibit – Entry Label
-Photography Videography Entry Form
-Quilt Project Exhibit Entry Form
-Selected Outfit Entry Form (Beginners)
-Selected Outfit Entry Form (Juniors)
-Selected Outfit Entry Form (Seniors)
- These can all be found at: http://igrow.org/4h/south-dakota-4h/state-fair/#sthash.DnJAGLR6.dpuf
 
Remember, 4-H members have to pick 3 projects to actually talk to the judge about. The rest can just be left at the judge’s table for them to look at later. Let us know if you have questions.