Tuesday, May 24, 2016

4-H Adventure Camp, overnight camps!

We offer two kids camps for grades 3-5th and one Teen camp for grades 6-8th during the summer in Donnelly, ID.

4-H Adventure Camp is a perfect place for kids and teens to have fun and experience new things! Campers stay in cabins on Cascade Lake near Donnelly. There will be canoeing, swimming, and many other activities for everyone!

June Kids Camp
  • June 10-13
  • Grades 3-5
  • $190
August Kids Camp
  • August 5-8
  • Grades 3-5
  • $190
Teen Camp
  • July 11-15
  • Grades 6-8
  • $230

Fill out the 4-H Adventure Camp registration form to go!

Friday, May 13, 2016

Idaho 4-H Archery Contest

It's time for the annual state 4-H Archery Contest to be held June 10-12 at the Caldwell Gun Club in Caldwell!

This contest is open to 4-H members ages 8 and up (ages as of January 1, 2016) The scores will also be used to determine overall eligibility to the 2017 National 4-H Shooting Sports Invitational.

There will be a 1/2 FITA and 3-D course of fire. For more information please see the Archery Registration Form.

We can always use more volunteers. Call 287-5900 if you are interested in helping with the contest. There will also be RV sites available for $10 a night or a full hook-up RV park within a mile from the event.

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Junior Master Gardener Class

It's almost spring! Join us for a class to sharpen your gardening skills and learn about local wildlife and insects.

This class is part of the Junior Master Gardener Program and will also give you the opportunity to complete a 4-H project to show at the Western Idaho Fair in August.

  • Tuesdays, April 26 - May 31
  • 6 to 7:30 pm
  • Ada County Extension Office
  • $30 4-H members, $45 non 4-H members

Everyone is welcome and part of the class fee covers your enrollment in the Ada County 4-H program.
To enroll download the registration form and return with your payment.

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Ada County Cake Decorating Class

Do you want to create and decorate your own cakes? This class will give you the basic skills needed to create beautiful cakes!

You will complete a 4-H project (that you can show at the Western Idaho Fair) and master the basics of cake decorating! The class is open to youth ages 8-18 and begins on Sunday, April 3, 2016.

  • Sunday's April 3 to May 1
  • 2 pm
  • Ada County Extension Office
  • Cost $30 (4-H members) and $45 for non members (this includes a $15 4-H enrollment fee)
  • To register return the registration form with your payment!

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

2016 Market Livestock Weigh In Scedule

The 4-H/FFA market animal weigh in schedule for the Western Idaho Fair and Canyon County Fair are now available.

The 2016 Western Idaho Fair will be held Friday, August 19 to Sunday, August 28 and the Canyon County Fair is Thursday, July 28 to Sunday, July 31.



Full more details on each weigh on please see the following flyers:

Friday, February 5, 2016

Annual 4-H Benefit Dinner

Enjoy an entertaining evening featuring dinner, a live auction, and raffles to support and raise money for the Ada County 4-H Program!

There will be featured themed packages to bid on including a private poker party and various dinner party events!

Everyone is welcome to attend and support our program. Tickets are $30 each or two for $50. Tickets can be bought at the Ada County Extension Office or on this site using the top right order section.

This event will be held on:
  • Saturday, April 23
  • 5:30 pm check in and dinner at 6:00 pm
  • Esther Simplot Performing Arts Academy
  • 516 S 9th St, Boise

This year the event will be held at a new location, please see the map below for parking information!


Friday, December 4, 2015

Discover Your Style - A Style of Your Own

How do you choose the clothes that are right for you? The choices are endless, learn how to choose the right style for you!

Learn about how sizes vary from brand to brand and even within the same brand. Learn how to read labels and care for different fabrics.

To register for this class please submit this form.

  • Starts January 9
  • Grades 5-8
  • Fee $20 with 4-H membership ($35 without membership)