UGA Extension Office

4-H Youth Development

4-H Staff

4-H Happenings – 2018/2019

If you are interested in any of the following events please call the office at 229-567-3448 or contact Lynn Davis at lynny@uga.edu

or Sandra Spradley at sprat01@uga.edu

Sept. 20 - Sept.24 - Southern Region Teen Leadership Conference. This event, which brings together 4-H teens, volunteer leaders and staff from around the southern region, will be held at the Clyde M. York Center in Crossville, TN.

Oct. 4-15 - Georgia National Fair, 4-H'ers compete in a multitude of contests.

Oct.4-7 - State Meat Goat and Market Lamb Show, The Georgia National Fair

Oct. 19-Oct 22- Weekend in the Classic City The Georgia Collegiate 4-H Clubs are excited about the opportunity to work with your high school 4-H'ers and help them learn more about life as a college student at Weekend in the Classic City 2018. Workshops will focus on the college search process, application preparation, scholarships, student life and so much more!No Late registration will be available and space is limited!

Oct. 30 - Cotton Boll and Consumer Judging Contest , Tifton

Nov. 3 & 4 Junior Conference for 6-8th Graders at Rock Eagle

Nov 10 - TENATIVE Project Achievement for 5 & 6th graders

Dec. 3 - Portfolios Due for Jr/Sr DPA

Dec. 8 - Dec. 10 - Fall Forum for 9-12th graders, Rock Eagle

Feb 8- 10 -2019 Southwest Jr/Sr Project Achievement for Grades 7-12

 

 

 

 

 

 


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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