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What is County Council?

What is County Council?

  • A group that represents the entire 4-H program and provides a link between community clubs
  • A chance for teens to exercise their leadership abilities and provide input to the county program
  • A club focused on leadership, communication, citizenship, and community service

Participating in team building activities – the human knot!

 

What activities are included with County Council?

  • Monthly meetings to work on leadership development and other life skills through hands-on activities
  • Planning of county-wide events including fun shops, the annual awards banquet, and more
  • Planning and implementing community service projects and fundraisers
  • Participating in other levels of 4-H including District Council

    Selling homemade horse and dogs treats at the Tractor Supply Fundraiser

 

Who can join County Council?

  • Open to youth ages 11-18 from all 4-H programs including independent members

 

Can I still join?

  • New members can join throughout the 4-H year
  • Our next meeting is October 4th at the Callahan Extension office

    Successfully broke out of the escape room at our end of the year retreat

 

How do I get more information?

  • For this year’s calendar of events and other information, check out the schedule at the bottom of this page
  • For general information about councils, check out A Guide to Florida 4-H Council
  • For any other questions, contact Kristen Poppell: 904-530-6353 or krpoppell@ufl.edu