What is 4-H?

          The UF/IFAS Extension 4-H Youth Development Program uses a learn-by-doing approach to help youth gain the knowledge and skills they need to be responsible, productive citizens.  This mission is accomplished by creating safe and inclusive learning environments, involving caring adults, and utilizing the expertise and resources of the University of …

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Register for Leadership Adventure Weekend

Who: 4-H Members aged 13-18 (4-H age); Where: Florida 4-H Camp Cloverleaf   –  126 Cloverleaf Rd. Lake Placid, FL 33852; Cost: $110 for all participants. Registration: October 24th – November 18th through Florida 4-H Online. No late registrations will be accepted. If you need help figuring out how to register, please refer to this document. The focus of this weekend will …

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4-H Volunteer Nate Grimsley Talks About How He Got Involved

In a world where so many things don’t make sense, Leon County 4-H volunteer Nate Grimsley has discovered something that does.  This week, Nate shares his story about how he got involved as a 4-H volunteer and why he chooses to remain involved 10 years later.  Read Nate’s story at http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/4hn/

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Fall 2015 Newsletter

The fall 2015 newsletter is now available. Please read and share with your family and friends!

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County Events: April 11, 2015

This year Leon County 4-H will host our annual County Events on Saturday, April 11, 2015 beginning at 9am at the 4-H Office. Parents are encouraged to work with their children to complete a demonstration, illustrated talk, and/or speech. Youth can also enter photos or posters! Youth compete in three different age categories: Junior: 8-10 (as of …

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4-H Day at Capitol: March 26, 2015

In total, more than 750 youth and adults have participated in 4-H Day at the Capitol.   4-H Day at the Capitol is an educational event that provides youth an opportunity to tour different parts of Tallahassee and the Capitol.  Youth will have an opportunity to visit with their Legislators and watch them in action …

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District III 4-H Blitz – March 7, 2015

Attention all youth between the ages of 8-13 (as of September 1, 2014). The District III 4-H Blitz will be held Saturday, March 7, 2015 at the Gadsden County UF North Florida Research & Education Center, 155 Research Road, Quincy, FL  32351.  The Cost is $6.00 (which includes lunch and workshop supplies). Registration deadline is …

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4-H College Scholarship Writing Workshop: March

Join us for our 2015 College Scholarship Writing Workshop! Iman Bethel, a senior at Florida State University and current FSU Ambassador to Leon County 4-H, fully funded two years of community college by seeking and writing as many college scholarships as possible! Learn how to successfully find and fill out the right scholarships for you! This …

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ATTENTION: Tropicana Winner Packets have been mailed out

Tropicana Winner Packets have been mailed to the schools. Each packet will include the following: Letter to Winner and Parents Florida A & M University Perry-Paige Auditorium Directions Tentative Tropicana Schedule 4-H Tropicana Public Speaking Judging Sheet 4-H Tropicana Public Speaking Contest Judging Comments Leon County 4-H Tropicana Public Speaking Contest Permission to Participate Form …

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Wide Open Rush Obstacle Challenge Event on December 13, 2014

Attention all Leon County youth interested in participating against other youth in an obstacle course, this Wide Open Rush Obstacle Challenge is for YOU! Leon County, in partnership with the United Way of the Big Bend, will host the Wide Open Rush on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at the Leon County Apalachee Regional Park. The Wide Open …

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How to Connect with 4-H Make A Difference Mondays

You can participate in Make A Difference Monday Sessions in a variety of ways: At a county Extension Office On your personal computer through Adobe Connect Toll free conference call:  1-888-240-2560; Conference ID 593195853 Recorded sessions available 5 business days after live session http://florida4h.org/madmondays.   For more information click on the main title “How to …

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