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Meadowlark District

Contact us

Office Hours:
8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Closed on designated holidays

Holton Office
114 W. 5th
Holton, KS  66436-1778
Phone: 785-364-4125

Oskaloosa Office
PO Box 326, Courthouse
Oskaloosa, KS 66066-0326
Phone: 785-863-2212

Seneca Office
1500 Community Dr
Seneca, KS 66538-9808
Phone: 785-336-2184


Jefferson Events and Information

How to Join 4-H Club Contact Information

We encourage you to visit several clubs before joining. Talk to the leaders, members and parents to help make sure it's the right "fit" for you.

JCEEU Scholarships for Jefferson County Seniors

The Jefferson County Educational Extension Unit (JCEEU) will be awarding scholarships again this year.  All high school seniors or college freshmen, who; 1) are planning to attend an instate institution 2) have a GPA of 2.5 or higher and 3.0 area resident of Jefferson County are urged to apply.

For details on eligibility and scholarship form download the above information.  You may also contact our office at 785-863-2212 or your local high school counselor.  The deadline for applying is March 1st, 2018.  Each applicant will also be asked for a personal interview before the selection committee, and must be available on Monday, March 5, 2018 between 4:00-6:00 p.m. at the Courthouse Basement Meeting Room in Oskaloosa.  Enter the Courthouse through the east basement entrance.  Interview reminders will not be sent, and interviews are completed on a first-come, first served basis.

Jefferson County 4-H Scholarships

This application form is for current year high school seniors or high school graduates enrolled in higher education.  You must be a current Jefferson county 4-H member.  Please take the time to complete this applications as we have donors who want to financially help you with your educational goals.  Your local high school counselors has received a copy of this scholarship applications as well. Application are due in our office by Friday, March 16th, 2018.  Please contact our office with any question you may have at 785-863-2212. 

Upcoming Council Meetings-7:30 p.m.-Valley Falls Fair Building

  • January 22, 2018
  • March 26, 2018
  • May 21, 2018
  • July 23, 2018
  • September 24. 2018
  • November 26, 2018

 4-H Royalty

  • Queen-Neva Roenne
  • King-Rylan Hellman
  • Princess-Grace Conser
  • Prince-Abraham Noll

4-H Ambassadors

  • Lewis Bolinger
  • Calvin Haverkamp
  • Sabrina Flanigan
  • Madison Hite
  • Emma Jolley
  • Megan Miller
  • Allison Nelson
  • Annabelle Vaught
  • Madison Vaught
  • Tymber Winter

       Mandy Bostwick, Advisor

       Sherry Seifert, Assistant Advisor


 Project Leader Resources

Jefferson County 4-H Foundation

The Foundation seeks to encourage 4-Hers to attend area, state and national events, by providing financial assistance. Funds are raised through generous donations and fund-raising efforts.  Donations and memorial funds also support higher education through scholarship awards.

Jefferson County Shooting Sports

Want more information about the Jefferson County Shooting Sports Project?
Follow this link:  Jefferson County Shooting Sports

Oskaloosa Office
Local Events

January 22 
Club Day entries due into office
Kansas 4-H Scholarship Applications Due
February 1
Carnival games descriptions
& prizes are due into office
February 3
Jefferson County 4-H Club Day
McLouth Schools
February 8
Registrations for
Ambassador Training Due
February 23-25
Ambassador Training
at Rock Springs 
February 24
Jefferson County 4-H Carnival
Oskaloosa Schools
March 1 JCEEU Scholarship Applications 
due in the Extension office by 4:30 p.m.                


Click here to see more 4-H events

4-H Contacts

Linda Gantz

Linda Gantz
District 4-H Program Manager
Phone: 785-863-2212

Ross Mosteller

Ross Mosteller
District Extension Agent - 4-H Youth Development
Phone: 785-336-2184