4-H Youth Development
All-Club calendar includes events scheduled from June 2017 - July 2018
What is 4-H?
The mission of Georgia 4-H is to assist youth in acquiring knowledge, developing life skills, and forming attitudes that will enable them to become self-directing, productive and contributing members of society. This mission is accomplished through “hands-on” learning experiences focused on the following core values: Agriculture, Citizenship, Communication Skills, Environment, Family & Consumer Sciences, and Leadership
Who can join 4-H and how to join?
Henry County 4-H is open to Henry County students in grades 5th-12th.
Enrollment Information: Contact our office at (770) 288-8421 for details.
5th and 6th grade 4-H
5th Grade: Program Assistants partner with 5th grade teachers and meet with students in their classroom once a month between August-March. Our In-School 5th Grade Educational Program is designed to meet the Board of Education Curriculum Standards. Any 5th grader interested in joining our 4-H specialty clubs will need to contact our office.
6th Grade: These students will be able to join our Middle School Club as well as other specialty clubs of interest. Meetings are held at the Extension Office once a month.
Click on 4-H Clubs for details.
7th - 8th grade 4-H
9th -12th grade 4-H
Club members meet monthly at the Extension Office in the specialty club of their choice. Henry County Specialty clubs include Dog Club, Middle School Club, Horse Club, County Council, and Project S.A.F.E. Teams (Archery/Shooting Sports).
Click on 4-H Clubs for details.
I believe in 4-H Club Work for the opportunity it gives me
to become a useful citizen.
I believe in the training of my HEAD for the power it will give me
to THINK, PLAN, and REASON.
I believe in the training of my HEART for the nobleness it will give me
to be KIND, SYMPATHETIC, and TRUE.
I believe in the training of my HANDS for the dignity it will give me
to be HELPFUL, USEFUL, and SKILLFUL.
I believe in the training of my HEALTH for the strength it will give me
to ENJOY LIFE, RESIST DISEASE, and TO WORK EFFICIENTLY.
I believe in MY COUNTRY, MY STATE and MY COMMUNITY
and in my responsibility for their fulfillment.
I pledge my HEAD to clearer thinking
My HEART to greater loyalty
My HANDS to larger service,
& my HEALTH to better living
for my club, my community, my country
& my World!
A world in which youth and adults learn, grow, and work together as catalysts for positive change.
The Henry County 4-H Club is a 501(c)(3) organization. All donations made to the Henry County 4-H Club are tax deductible according to IRS standards. Your monetary or product contribution can be designated to support a specific purpose that is important to you, or left unrestricted to be used where the need is greatest.
Henry County 4-H is proud to offer a large variety of youth clubs, elementary and middle school science- based programs, camp, summer activities and educational opportunities both local and international that benefit youth throughout their lives.
If you would like to donate to our club, please fill out and return our donation form.
Perdue Visit link Perdue says that 4-H members are proof that you don't have to be an adult to make a difference.
4-H Week link From governors to country music artists to business leaders, Georgia 4-H has helped young people become confident adults.
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