UGA Extension Office

4-H Youth Development

Newton County 4-H

Newton County 4-H is gearing up for club meetings and fall activities for 2017-2018.    If you would like more information on upcoming events and activities, please click on the link below:  

August, 2017 Newsletter.

September, 2017 Newsletter.

October, 2017 Newsletter

November 2017 Newsletter

February 2018 Newsletter

Also, for those who are in 4th-12th grades, homeschooled or not in a 4-H Club at school, please join us for County Council Meetings. We meet every second Monday of the month at Oxford City Hall (unless otherwise specified) from 6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.  

For a complete calendar of events, please click on 2017-2018 Calendar:

 

2018 4-H Summer Camps

PLEASE NOTE:  Since the original camp week (7/16 - 7/20)  for Marine Resources Camp at Burton (Tybee Island) filled up so fast and had a long waiting list, they have opened up another week for this camp on 7/2 - 7/6.  If you are interested in attending this camp, please call us at the Extension/4-H Office.

It's that time again to start thinking about fun things to do for the summer!  4-H offers camps for 3rd through 12th graders.  Please click on 4-H Summer Camps 2018 for more information.  A non-refundable deposit is required to register for each camp.  Cash or credit card only PLEASE.  No checks are accepted for camp payments.  We can take credit card payments over the phone (770-784-2010). 

If you are interested in attending Cloverleaf Camp at Rock Eagle (June 25-29), please click on and complete the application.  They can either be emailed to uge2217@uga.edu or brought by our office.  A non-refundable deposit of $110.00 is required to register. 

Please click on Early Camp Quick Tips and very important information on our Refund Policy

We look forward to a fun-filled summer!

 

Other Summer Activities

In addition to our camps for the summer, we are excited to announce our plans for Summer Activities for 2018.   We hope you are able to come to all.  

Please feel free to call our office at 770-784-2010 if you have any questions.

 

4-H Paperwork:

 

 


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.

4-H Resources:
 
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.
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For more information, please call our office at 770-784-2010 or email Terri Fullerton, County Extension Agent - 4-H Youth, at tkimble@uga.edu or Kim Lawrence, County Extension 4-H Program Assistant, at klawrenc@uga.edu.