4-H is the nation’s largest youth development organization. It is a non-formal, practical educational program for youth and uses a learn-by-doing approach to help youth gain the knowledge and life skills they need to be productive, responsible ... READ MORE
This piece was written by Dr. Lindsey Warner and I stumbled upon the article while checking out the UF Lakewatch Program's awesome newsletter! The sun safety info included was one of the most comprehensive and easy to read summaries I've read ... READ MORE
Florida leads the nation with many impressive statistics such as having the most IGFA fishing world records (925), being the state with most amount of coastline in the lower 48 (1,350 miles) and having more boats registered here than any other ... READ MORE
Snorkeling and diving are some of my favorite activities that I get to enjoy more often during the summer! The water is warm, scallop season has opened, lobster season is just around the corner and a perfect time for a lesson on dive flag awareness! ... READ MORE
Have you ever had a family member or buddy who you wanted to take fishing, but they didn’t want to purchase a fishing license? Have you always wanted to try fishing but didn’t want to fork up the price of a annual license? Are you an avid ... READ MORE
To protect the health and safety of our community, volunteers and staff members, the UF/IFAS Extension Collier County office at 14700 Immokalee Road is currently unavailable to walk in visitors and face to face consultations.
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September 1 is the start of the new 4-H year. Your age on September 1 is your 4-H age for the year. Youth aged 5-18 are eligible to participate.
Click to View Detailed Collier County 4-H Calendar
Both participating youth and volunteers ... READ MORE
Collier County 4-H
Collier County 4-H, which is part of Florida 4-H, is an informal educational program for 5 to 18 year old youth. In 4-H, there’s fun in learning and learning in fun!
Youth in 4-H participate in all kinds of activities ... READ MORE
Collier County Extension staff had the opportunity to learn dutch oven cooking. Quarterly education occurs at the monthly staff meeting and this time 4-H had their turn. The 4-H curriculum Lovin' Dutch Oven from the University of California ... READ MORE
Five Collier County 4-H members attended the 2018 Florida 4-H Legislature (LEG) in June. This event provides an unparalleled hands-on opportunity for young people to learn how the state legislative process works. The participants plan and run ... READ MORE