The start of the new school year gets parents thinking of extracurricular programs to get their children involved with. There are many programs for parents to choose from and it can feel overwhelming.
4-H is a positive youth development program that uses a hands-on, experiential learning approach to deliver programs to youth. 4-H offers a ton of project areas! It doesn’t matter if a 4-H’er shows an animal, shoots a bow, builds a robot, or sews a blanket they are learning important life skills while having fun.
Lake County 4-H Clubs
Lake County 4-H has 25 clubs for 2021-2022 and offers a variety of project areas which include animal science, agriculture, STEM, healthy living, and civic engagement. Through these projects, 4-H members build confidence, creativity, and curiosity. For over 100 years, 4-H has been dedicated to creating opportunities for youth to broaden skills and nurture the next generation.
Lake County 4-H is a program that should be considered as you investigate extracurricular activities for your family. 4-H is the largest youth development organization reaching nearly six million youth. 4-H focuses on giving kids a voice and teaches them how to better their lives and communities.