4-H YOUTH DEVELOPMENT
4-H is a fun, educational program for young people. The purpose of 4-H is to develop leadership, character, and good citizenship in America's youth.
4-H is open to all youth from grades 3-12, regardless of race, religion, sex, national origin or handicap, and involves rural as well as urban youth.
All 4-H Horse & Pony, along with 4-H Pygmy goats MUST ENROLL THEIR ANIMALS ONLINE this year. Please go to the main page of our website and follow the instructions under "Hot Topics" to begin your enrollment. Enrollment Deadline MUST BE COMPLETED by 11:59 p.m. EST on May 15th. NO EXCEPTIONS.
Click here to Enroll in Jasper County 4-H
Click here for all Jasper County 4-H Project Information, manuals, record sheets, etc.
Jasper County Mini 4-H Program
Mini 4-H is for youth in 1st & 2nd grade.
Click here to Enroll in Jasper County Mini 4-H
2014 MINI 4-H Information & Dates
This year s program will be held on four Tuesday evenings April 1, April 29, and May 27, from 6-7:00 p.m., and June 26 from 6-7:30 p.m. You may come any or all days. It is entirely up to you and your parents. All sessions will be held at the Jasper County Fairgrounds. The first three will be in the Community Building, and the June meeting will be in the Show Arena. This year s program will be set up to cover different projects at each session. Each of you will have the opportunity to do each of the activities at the workshop. Invite your friends who are in 1st or 2nd grade to come along with you. It s not too late to sign up.
Just have them call the Extension Office to get on the mailing list for Mini 4-H information.
We will talk a little bit about what 4-H is, and tell you about the pledge we recite at meetings. We will learn the pledge, and recite it at the beginning of each of your meetings.
We are planning to do some different activities, so if you attended last year, it shouldn 't be a repeat of the same things. You will be able to bring any or all of these projects to exhibit at the fair.
Please let us know if your child has any food allergies. We will probably be having refreshments at most of the meetings
Jasper County Junior Leaders
4-H Junior Leaders is for youth in grades 7-12. It is an opportunity for youth to learn leadership while organizing and performing community service activities. They work hard and play hard with monthly meetings, community service opportunities and FUN activities. Please mark Junior Leaders on your enrollment form if you are interested in a year full of FUN and FULLFILLMENT!
Click here for the 4-H Junior Leaders Manual
Camp Counselor Application
4-H offers a variety of scholarships. 4-H'ers in grades 10 - post high school should check out this page for additional information.
Click here for more 4-H Scholarship information and applications
4-H Trips and Awards
The Jasper County 4-H program offers a variety of 4-H Camps, Trips and Workshops for 4-H'ers to participate in. Be sure to click on the link above to find out more.
Click here for more 4-H Camps, Trips and Workshops information and applications
Giving to the 4-H Program: Booster Club
Donations are a vital part of keeping the 4-H program going in Jasper County. Our 4-H Booster Club works at coordinating with donors to make sure that their donation is used to best benefit the 4-H program and the youth involved. To find out how you can give click here.
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