UGA Extension Office

4-H Youth Development

Congratulations to Meriwether 4-H Archery Team members!!

Meriwether County 4-H Archery team members particiapted in an Indoor Archery match in Perry on January 13th.  4-H Agent, Ashley Davis said "Great job today!!!! I am so proud of this team! Thank you for being so dedicated to Meriwether Co 4-H Archery!"

 
 
 

 

What Is 4-H?

4-H is a world in which youth and adults learn, grow, and work together as catalysts for positive change. 4-H's mission is to assist youth in becoming self-directing, productive, and contributing members of society through "hands on" learning experiences.

Who Can Join 4-H?

Any youth ages 9-19 is eligible to join 4-H. Being a member of 4-H is free. Every elementary school in Meriwether County has 4-H Clubs in their 5th grade classes. 4-H Clubs are also offered at Greenville Middle and Manchester Middle. Contact the Extension Office for information about enrolling in 4-H.

4-H is offered in all Meriwether County Public Schools, Flint River Academy, and Cornerstone Home School group. Please see the links below to Meriwether Board of Education and Flint River Academy.   


Forms

4-H Code of Conduct:       To be completed each year
4-H Medical Release:        To be completed for each out-of-county event
4-H Medicine Form:          To be completed if you are taking medication while on a 4-H trip
4-H Enrollment Card:         To be completed each year

School Club Meetings

4-H holds monthly club meetings in the 5th grade classrooms at George E. Washington Elementary, Mountain View Elementary, and Unity Elementary. Monthly club meetings are held in the 4th, 5th, and 6th grade classroom at Flint River Academy.  These meetings are held during the school day for one class period. A curriculum correlated to the Georgia Performance Standards is used for club meetings.

All 5th graders in the county are enrolled as Cloverleaf members of Meriwether County 4-H. 4-H'ers will bring home monthly newsletters with information about upcoming activities.

Any 5th or 6th grader that does not attend these schools but is interested in participating in 4-H activities should contact the 4-H Office.

Home School Club

Our home school club meets monthly at the Meriwether County 4-H office.

 

Visit the Meriwether County School System website for more information on these schools.


Upcoming County and State 4-H Events
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