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Summer Fun 2024Registration opens Friday, May 31st. Spots are limited. Register by calling the 4-H Office at 478-994-7014 or by coming to the 4-H Office, 484 Hwy 83 S. Forsyth GA 31029.
fileCome explore the UGArden and UGA Botanical Garden with us on Thursday, June 20th from 8am – 5pm. Learn gardening tips and tricks and be a part of planning a 4-H community garden. This is open to current 6th – 11th graders. Cost: $5. Please plan to bring a packed lunch. Spaces are limited. Please register here.
filePantry Pride Recipe Contest Are you passionate about making a difference in your community? Do you have a knack for creativity in the kitchen? Join us for an exciting opportunity to tackle hunger, showcase your culinary skills, and make a real impact in Georgia! Create a recipe using ingredients commonly found in a food pantry. All entrants will have their recipe published in the digital cookbook and will receive a free t-shirt. Submit recipes here or bring to the 4-H Office by Wednesday, July 31st. Please see the attached flyer for general rules, food items list, entry form, and score card. • Senior 4-H’ers (upcoming 9th – 12th grade): create a recipe for a cooked dish / entrée using at least three ingredients from the list of food items commonly found in Georgia Food Banks and at their partner agencies. The top 16 Senior recipes will be invited to a “Cook-Off” at the Georgia National Fair in October. • Junior 4-H’ers (upcoming 7th & 8th grade): create a recipe for a simple cooked entrée using at least two ingredients from the list of foods commonly found in Georgia Food Banks. • Cloverleaf 4-H’ers (upcoming 4th – 6th grade): create a recipe for a “No Cook Snack” using at least one ingredient from the list of foods commonly found in Georgia Food Banks.
fileArchery Coaches/Volunteers Needed We have had a good bit of interest in an archery club we just need the help getting it started. We are looking for volunteers to help coach and lead a 4-H archery club. If you or someone you know would be interested, please contact the Extension/4-H Office. You can also find out more about becoming a volunteer here.