The cooler weather of Fall is a good time to explore natural Florida together as a family. It’s an activity for all ages and you don’t have to live in the woods to see natural Florida. Parks are… Read More
Tag: Youth Development
Volunteer Internships College is an exciting time in life. You make new friends, explore careers, and learn new skills. Volunteering with 4-H can add to your college experience. If you are a University of Florida student, inquire with… Read More
The Chester Ochs 4-H Educational Center will open it’s first inter-generational garden in Fall of 2019. The Ochs Community Garden will be open to any Pinellas County Resident interested in gardening.
On Saturday, April 6 and Sunday April 7th, eight 4-H’ers competed in the State Hippology Contest for the first time! These youth have been training all year in this horse science educational contest. The contest is two full… Read More
A New Partnership In a new partnership with the Sebring Community Redevelopment Agency, IMSA (International Motor Sports Association), Sebring International Raceway, and Visit Sebring, Highlands County 4-H hosted the first ever 4-H Pinewood Derby event at the 2019… Read More
by Darren Cole, Indian River County Extension Youth Development Agent and Joshua Kutyna, Indian River County Extension Program Assistant The main focus of the Indian River County 4-H program is to facilitate the learning of life skills by… Read More
You may have heard our agents at some point mention “life skills” and may have thought to yourself “what does that mean and why should I care?” Life skills reach beyond subject matter education and provide the overall objective… Read More
Pinellas County 4-H Association is seeking new volunteer members from our community to help us further the mission of Pinellas County 4-H Youth Development!
Which groups of kids can belong to a 4-H club? Choose the best answer: Kids and youth ages 5-18 Kids who are Latino, White, Black, Asian, Native American, Pacific Islander, Eskimo, and combinations of these Kids in wheelchairs,… Read More
Before 4-H, there was a need for agricultural youth programs. 4-H first began in 1902 in Clark County, Ohio. Over 100 years later, it has become the nation’s largest youth development organization. 4-H aims to help young people,… Read More