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The Extension office provides assistance and programs for the community without discrimination in five main areas: Agriculture, Horticulture, Family & Consumer Science, Natural Resources and 4-H Youth Programs.

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Youth Council

Boulder County 4-H Youth Council is open to all members. As COVID-19 remains a concern, the monthly Youth Council meeting will be held in-person but also available virtually. All meetings are conducted the 1st Wednesday of the month except July/September – 2nd Wednesday, 4:00 – 6:30 pm. If you’d like to attend the Zoom meeting, please register through the TeamUP calendar meeting link.

Congratulations to our new youth council officer team! These individuals will begin their term in September.

2021-2022 Youth Council Officer Team

President Stella Dickson
Vice PresidentEmilee Mortensen
Secretary Emilee Mortensen/ Rhyse Campion
TreasurerSarah Shehigian
Rec LeaderEmilee Mortensen

Senators: Boulder County Representatives at State Level

2021 – 2023 Sarah Shehigian
2020 – 2022 AJ Turner
1st Alternate Stella Dickson
2nd Alternate Emilee Mortenson
Adult Advisor Gayla Mortenson
Adult Advisor Betsy Shehigian


Club Officer Resources

Leaders Advisory Committee

The Leaders Advisory Committee is open to all 4-H volunteers and parents. The committee supports and mentors leaders and families in the Boulder County 4-H program. Members of the Advisory Committee host the annual 4-H Family Forum, create and maintain supporting materials such as the parents handbook and member checklist, and provide advisory to 4-H Extension staff.

  • Meeting Minutes
  • Leader Resources
  • Bylaws

Youth Council Summer Picnic

Held annually the second Wednesday in July. We encourage all new members to attend and ask any questions they may have about the upcoming fair. We will have games and treats for all attendees.

Dairy Bar

Annual fundraiser held during the Boulder County Fair to support the youth development opportunities and activities of Boulder County 4-H Youth. See you all next year for a milkshake!

As meetings and gatherings are restricted during COVID-19, the monthly Leader Advisory Committee meeting is virtual. All meetings are conducted the 1st Wednesday of the month except July/September – 2nd Wednesday, 6:30 – 7:30 pm. If you’d like to attend the Zoom meeting, contact Brenda Kwang ( for the link.

Keeping ahead of COVID-19

This rapidly evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) has imposed an unsettling, fluid situation upon our community and its businesses. While the team here still aims to maintain a “business as usual” approach, we are making a number of significant changes to our operations to account for a situation that is far from normal.