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Tag: 4-H Youth Development

Volunteer Training Series: 4-H Club Meeting Design

4-H Club Meetings are the highlight of each month during the club year! Usually they involve meeting at a location with everyone to learn and enjoy being around each other. With the current events in the world, club… Read More

Volunteer Training Series: Parliamentary Procedure for 4-H Clubs

Parliamentary procedure allows for business to be conducted in the most fair and efficient way during meetings. This method of conducting business is used in any type of business meeting throughout life. The skills learned from conducting 4-H… Read More

Victory2020 Garden Youth Record Books

Did you plant a garden this year? Want a way to report all of the great things that you got out of the garden? OR…are you planning to plant a fall garden and working to get things together… Read More

Volunteer Training Series: 4-H Fundraising Guidelines

To be compliant with the Florida Department of Revenue, the Columbia County 4-H Association will charge sales tax on required items. The following information is to give 4-H Leaders a picture of fundraising and sales tax in Columbia… Read More

Volunteer Training Series: Understanding the Culture of 4-H

Webster defines culture as the concepts, habits, skills, arts, instruments and institutions of a given people in a given place.  Basically, the culture within a group is what everybody knows that everybody else knows and includes the visible… Read More

Mindfully Gardening

Its about being all around healthy I know you’ve learned about exercising your body and I’m certain you’ve thought about how that translates to the garden. Now, what about your mind? Yes, your mind needs attention just as… Read More

Ironing Versus Pressing

The words pressing and ironing are often interchanged. However, these two terms are not equal when you speak with someone who sews. Ironing is what you do to remove wrinkles by sliding a hot iron back and forth…. Read More

AG AWARENESS: ENGAGING LOCAL CLIENTELE THROUGH INSTAGRAM

E. Fletcher, UF/IFAS Extension, St. Johns County, St. Augustine, FL and Tim Wilson, UF/IFAS Extension, St. Johns County, St. Augustine, FL. Situation: Once upon a time, St. Johns County, Florida was equally as rural as several of its… Read More

‘AROUND THE WORLD’ IN THE KITCHEN.

L. Cash, UF/IFAS Extension, Volusia County, DeLand, FL. Situation and Objectives: Diversity and inclusion are critical concepts for youth to understand and put in practice (Tirell-Corbin, 2015). In 4-H, we focus on life skills related to STEM, Healthy… Read More