2019 County Club Day has been set!
Saturday February 16th has been approved as our County Club Day! Sign up sheets will be available at the November 19th 4-H Council meeting!
The New 4-H Year has begun!
We are excited to start this new year off right! As mentioned in the October Newsletter, here is the link to the New Member Enrollment and the Returning Member Re-enrollment instructions to help you through the process; http://www.kansas4-h.org/resources/4-h-online-family-resources/index.html. If you have any questions at all please call the Extension Office at 620-285-6901. We will walk you through the process, or feel free to come in to the office and we can get you set up on our computer and help.
4-H Youth Development
4-H is a nationwide program led by state land-grant universities in cooperation with local county/district extension councils. In Kansas, 4-H is the largest youth educational program, aside from public schools. Each of the four H's on the clover represent ways youth can grow and develop in 4-H
4-H is open to all youth ages 7-19. There is no fee to be a 4-H member, simply choose a club to join. 4-H organizes for the new year each October 1. Clubs meet monthly to share their projects, teach parliamentary procedures, or carry out community service projects.
4-H uses research-based project information to empower youth to do things they've never done before in a creative and confident way. 4-H doesn't have a membership fee, although some projects may have costs associated with them. Best of all, you can choose your level of participation - as much or as little as you have time for.
4-H teaches youth to analyze information, make decisions, communicate effectively, prepare for careers, serve their communities and plan for healthy lifestyles - all while they're having fun. So go ahead, get involved in 4-H and have some fun!