Monday, October 16, 2017

4-H online open for registration!

4-H ONLINE is open for registration!
To register go to:
You must come into the office to pay the 4-H fees.
If your youth participated in 4-H last year they will have an account already, do not make a new one. If you do not remember your password click the forgot password button or give us a call and we can help you reset it. For questions call 208-529-1390

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Premiums available now!

County and state fair premiums are available to pick up in the Extension office. Come by and pick up your monies as well as any remaining projects and record books from fair! We are open Monday through Friday 8-5. Premiums and projects not picked up by Dec. 31 will be forfeited.

4-H online not working

4-H online is still not available for registration. The state office does not have a timeline about when updates will be finished. We will post an update when registration opens.

Friday, October 6, 2017

4-H online Registration

Online updates for 4-H online are not complete yet according to the state office. Please wait to try to register until Monday Oct. 9th, however, if you have questions we will not be in the office on Monday as our office will be closed for Columbus Day. We will return any phone calls or emails on Tuesday Oct. 10th regarding 4-H online registrations.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

4-H Enrollment begins Oct. 6

Enrollment for the new 4-H year will begin Oct. 6th.
Go to: to register! You will not be able to register before Oct. 6th You will still need to come into the office and pay 4-H fees. If you have questions please call us at 

Friday, September 8, 2017

Recognition Night Sept 18

Bonneville County Recognition Night!
Date: Monday, September 18, 2017 
Time: 6-8 P.M.
Location: Jack Hamilton Building
2925 Rollandet
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Please come and enjoy and evening celebrating our 4-Her's hard work and accomplishments!

Sale checks will be available to pick up after the ceremony.
Light refreshments will be served.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

EISF forms due August 17th in office

Just a reminder for any 4-H participants planning on competing at the Eastern Idaho State Fair you need to fill out your entry forms and bring them in to the office by August 17th.
You can find the entry forms at:
or come into the office and fill them out here.
If you have questions please call us at

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Pool party and picnic tonight!

We will be selling raffle tickets at the family swim and picnic tonight at McCowin Park! Raffle is for a dutch oven with a stand, lid grabber, smokestack, pancake mix, syrup, and 25 lbs of sausage. Raffle winner will be drawn on August 10th before the Livestock Auction. Raffle tickets are 1 for $5.00 or 5 for $20.00

Monday, July 24, 2017

fair entry open!

Registration for the Bonneville County Fair is now open. go to to sign up for your 4-H classes. You will sign in with your 4-Honline account information. Make sure if you are in a market livestock class to add a showmanship class as well. You are able to pay ultrasound fees online by selecting credit. If you would like to pay at the office select check. You may pay cash or check in the office. Do not continue to payment until you have registered all of they youth in your family. Fair entry will be open now through Thursday July 27th at 5:00 P.M.
 If you have any questions call us at 529-1390

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Science Summer Club

Bonneville County 4-H is partnering with the Idaho Falls Library for some fun science activities! Come join the fun!

Livestock Day Camp July 13

This is a great opportunity to learn from several educators around the district! Please come learn and have fun! July 13, from 3-5 P.M. at the Bonneville County Fairgrounds.

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Family Swim and Picnic July 25


4-H youth may now sign up for county demonstrations at the Extension office. Demo day is July 27th. Cut off to register is Monday, July 24th. Registration for a County Demo slot is $5.00 per youth. The $5.00 is returned on day of demonstration once it is completed. If you do not show up for your time slot the $5.00 is forfeited to help fund our Advisory scholarships.

Friday, June 16, 2017

Fairground Clean up Nigh June 21 at 6:00 P.M.

Fairground clean up June 21 at 6:00 P.M. Come help get the fairgrounds ready for fair! Please bring rakes, shovels etc. All 4-H participants are encouraged to attend! Also, the county ethics meeting begins at 7:30 the same evening in the Extension office basement.

County Ethics Meeting June 21 at 7:30 P.M.

County 4-H Ethics Meeting,
Wednesday, June 21 at 7:30 P.M.
Ethics training is required for all new livestock 4-H'ers.
Please attend if you have missed the ethics trainings put on by your individual clubs! If this is your first year participating in livestock 4-H projects you must attend one Ethics meeting in order to sell your market animal project at the 4-H Auction during fair week.

Friday, June 2, 2017


           Sheep and Goat Weigh-in

Date: June 10, 2017
Time: 8-10 A.M.
Location: Bonneville County Fairgrounds
2925 Rollandet
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Be sure you have registered on 4-H online and have paid fees by Friday June 9th.
Go to to register. IF you have participated in 4-H last year do not make a new profile.
If you have questions about how to register call the office at
There is a $25.00 penalty for late registration.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017


Must be signed up for 4-H in order to participate in Blitz Week activities.
To register go to: and make a profile. You must come into the office to pay 4-H dues and also to sign up for Blitz Week classes. We are unable to hold spots over the phone do to limited availability.

“Where’s the Beef?”

Come learn the cuts of beef, how to buy them, how to prepare them and enjoy them at Blitz Week June 12- 15 from 1:00-4:00 p.m. in the Extension Basement Kitchen
$15 each--for Intermediate and Senior 4-H’ers (11 yrs and up)
Limited space in this project—12 Participants

Hunting- June 12-13 from 1-4 P.M. Cost $10.00 Ages 8 and up. Limit 15 participants. Learn all about how to identify animals plus other great hands on activities.
·         Animal identification
·         Track identification
·         Call identification
·         Scat identification
·         Skull identification
·         On-hands activities

Photo Safari- Come join us for a great time and go home with fantastic keepsakes. Cost is 10.00 Ages 8 and up. June 14-15 from 1-4 P.M. Limit 15 participants
·         Digital Camera (bring your own)
·         Digital Camera Basics
·         Photo Treasure Hunt
·         Printing and setting up an album
·         Framing prints

Wired for Wind (S.T.E.M.)- For those youth who enjoy science this camp is for you! June 14-15 from 9 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. Cost 10.00 Ages 8 and up. Limit 15 Participants.
·         Design & Build a Wind Turbine
·         Experiment with different blade pitches to see how it affects the wind turbine’s rotor speed and performance
·         Identify the best location using data, maps and social and environmental considerations

 Rockets to the Rescue- Blast off! Have fun crafting and blasting off your own stomp rocket! June 12-13 from 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 for ages 8 and up. Limit 15 participants. Cost is $10.00
·         Design and build an aerodynamic Food Transportation Device (FTD)
·         Design and build a stomp rocket
·         Develop a basic understanding of aerospace engineering through hands-on activities

Dutch Oven Cooking –For the whole family to enjoy! $10.00 per person. This is an evening camp from 6-9P.M. June 12-15th Come learn and fill your belly with some delicious treats!
·         How to season, clean and care for your dutch oven
·         Learn different ways to use/cook with your dutch oven
·         Start a recipe file
·         Side dishes, main dishes, breads, soups & desserts

Air pistol/Rifle Basic Shooting- All day Friday June 16 from 9A.M.-3 P.M. Bring a sack lunch. For ages 8 and up. For those who want to test their aim we have a fun-filled day of shooting sports! Limit 15 participants.
·         Fun activities
·         Acknowledgement of Risk and Waiver of Liability Parent/Guardian Permission Slip Required.

Aprons: Beginning Sewing

Learn how to sew 2 aprons from start to finish. Measure from a pattern and create your own custom look. We will have kits available to choose from the first day of class. June 12-15 1-4 P.M. Cost is $20.00 this class is for beginners. If you are in the sewing club we recommend choosing the advance sewing class offered. Limit 12 participants.

Zip Sweatshirt: Intermediate/Advanced Sewing

This class is for our advanced sewing participants. It is required that you have taken at least one previous 4-H sewing course in order to participant in this class. Advance your knowledge of sewing by learning how to insert a zipper and put in pockets. Fleece material will be used. We will have kits available to choose from the first day of class. Limit 12 participants Cost is $25.00

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Animal Nutrition 101

Friday May 12th,there will be a presentation about basic animal nutrition and it will be discussing multiple species. Earl Cole will be speaking. This presentation will be from 6-7 P.M. at the Extension office. Youth may count this as one 4-H meeting.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Shooting Sports Postponed

Shooting Sports will be postponed until May 18th. It will resume on the 18th in the Jack Hamilton Building from 7-9 P.M.