Lincoln County: 4-H Youth Development
4-H is an educational program focusing on leadership, citizenship, public speaking, and life skills. 4-H is part of UGA Extension and is one of the largest youth development organizations in the world. Georgia 4-H promotes youth and adults working, learning, and growing together for positive change! Any youth ages 9-19 are eligible to join at no cost to you. Lincoln County 4-H Information Sheet will give you insight into our county program.
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How to Join
Any youth ages 9-19yrs old are eligible to join 4-H. All students in the 5th grade will join 4-H at the beginning of each school year and have monthly club meetings during the school day.
If you are interested in joining 4-H, please contact the County Extension Office at (706) 359-3233
- Cloverleaf – 5th and 6th graders
- Junior – 7th and 8th graders
- Senior – 9th through 12th graders
4-H Club Newsletters:
BECOME A 4-H VOLUNTEER
“When adults take time to help young people through 4-H, they exert an enormous, positive influence on the lives of youth.” – Retired General Colin Powell
4-H is a great volunteer opportunity that fits your interests, skills and time available with the needs of youth in your community. Interested in learning more?
Visit the Lincoln County Office or call (706) 359-3233.
Below are some of 4-H's most broadly useful resources from the Georgia 4-H website. Please contact us for more information about participating in any of these programs through this county office.
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Summer Camp County offices promote and coordinate 4-H summer camp experiences unlike any other in the county. Counties travel to unique 4-H centers across the state offering fun, friendship and adventure for over 8,000 4-H'ers each summer. Visit the Georgia 4-H Website
Environmental Education The Georgia 4-H Environmental Education Program is one of the nation’s largest and oldest providers of local environmental education, serving over 45,000 people annually. The research-based curriculum provides hands-on learning experiences aligned with Georgia Performance Standards.
Livestock Program The Georgia 4-H Livestock Program gives students the opportunity to practice and acquire new knowledge in the fields of animal science, business, time management and leadership.
Project Achievement This core program showcases the work and success of 4-H'ers through presentations and portfolios on numerous topics. Members compete against their peers at the local, district and state levels in an effort to master their project.
Become a Volunteer The Georgia 4-H Foundation relies heavily on the efforts of volunteers to help coordinate and organize yearly alumni & friends events. If you are interested in serving as a volunteer, read more about becoming a volunteer at the Georgia 4-H website.
Project S.A.F.E. Project S.A.F.E. (Shooting Awareness, Fun and Education) is a curriculum based and designed to assist young people in personal development, establish a personal environmental ethic and explore life-long vocational and avocational activities.
Military Programs UGA Extension Military Outreach builds partnerships and provides programs that help Georgia military families find positive ways to cope with the stress of military life.