In June of this year, I had the opportunity to attend my very first Florida 4-H Legislature session. Although I grew up as a Florida 4-H’er and heard this event mentioned over the years, I never knew what it was or attended; something I deeply ... READ MORE
When many people think of 4-H, they think of youth in agriculture or livestock. While 4-H did get its start in these areas, youth leadership has always been the mission of 4-H. There are many ways to develop leadership skills in 4-H!
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Each summer Florida 4-H camps are bustling with 4-H volunteers, staff, and youth enjoying their week long residential camping experience. As a significant delivery mode in experiential learning, residential camping annually is home to nearly ... READ MORE
The holidays are often filled with time-honored traditions that include some of our favorite meals and foods. As you celebrate, think of little changes you can make this holiday season to create healthier meals and active days. An added bonus, ... READ MORE
Summer is here, and for most 4-H families, that means camp is on the horizon. If this will be your child's first summer camp experience, you and your child both may have some camp anxieties. But never fear! Here are some simple steps you ... READ MORE
Here are activities to help members get to know each other, break up cliques, and decrease disruptions during meetings.
Have members line up in a straight line by their birth date without talking to each other. Depending on ... READ MORE