UGA Extension Office

4-H Youth Development

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 agricultural and environmental issues, agriculture awareness, leadership, communication skills, food and nutrition, health, energy conservation, and citizenship.  Cherokee County offers a variety of programs including in-school meetings, competitive events including project achievement and judging teams, community service projects, and summer 4-H camp. 

Who can join 4-H and how can I join?

All youth, grades K-12, residing in Cherokee Count y may join 4-H.  4th grade, 5th grade and middle school students may attend meetings at their school where 4-H clubs exist.  

How to enroll?

If your child is brand new to 4-H, please contact the Extension/4-H Office for enrollment information.

All enrolled 4-H'er must complete and mail in the following forms (found on our newsletters and forms tab) to 1130 Bluffs Parkway, Suite G44, Canton, GA 30114:

  • Medical Information and Release Waiver
  • Code of Conduct
  • Online Participation Waiver
  • Electronic Consent Form  
Please see the booklet below for more information about clubs and activities. 

six flags

Dear Cherokee County 4H Member:

GA 4H Cherokee County is just a few clicks away from great savings! Just log into your own Six Flags site to buy tickets with substantial savings off the main gate price. This online benefit program offers not only substantial savings, but allows you to "print and go" so you have your ticket in hand when you get to the park with no waiting in the line to purchase tickets.

To access your special tickets, please go to or click the link below, then log into the site with the username and password provided.

Special Ticket Link:

Username:  Cherokee4HOG

Password: (Password is Numeric & Case Sensitive):  SixFlags10

This link can be pasted on your internal intranet site or simply forward this email to all your members/employees, so they can have access to the special tickets right from their computer. They will all use the same username and password provided above to log into the site. You can also go to to access your special tickets. Please visit for park operating days and hours.

Plan a group outing at Six Flags!

Six Flags over Georgia Sales Department: 770-948-9290 x 3365

Visit for days and hours of operation or for park information.

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