Tag: life skills

Safety Tips for School Gardens

It’s that time of year again… School is in and many schools around the state have begun implementing school garden programs to promote healthy living in students’ and families’ lives. School garden programs are a great way for… Read More

4-H Summer Camp: A Time for Youth to Grow

The Benefits of 4-H Summer Camp There is nothing that compares to the life-skill building and memory-making experiences associated with attending 4-H summer camp. According to a study by the American Camp Association (National Collaboration for Youth, 2011),… Read More

County Events Day: A time for 4-H Youth to Shine

Positive Youth Development According to a Tuft’s University study (Lerner et al, 2013), positive youth development (PYD) is characterized by programming that supports and promotes the 5 Cs: Competence, Confidence, Character, Connection, and Caring. Successfully developing these attributes… Read More