UGA Extension Office

4-H Youth Development

How-to-Get-Involved

Ways to get involved with Richmond County 4-H:

 

Enroll in Richmond County 4-H by submitting an enrollment form to Richmond County 4-H. Email completed forms to uge3245f@uga.edu or deliver to Richmond County 4-H, 602 Greene Street, Augusta, GA 30901.

 Click here to enroll online


Use these links to download your Code of Conduct and Medical Release Forms needed to attend all 4 H events:  

Code of Conduct

Medical Release Form


Apply now to serve as a 4-H Volunteer with Richmond County 4-H!

Apply online

Requirements:

Adult volunteers must be at least 18 years old.
Volunteers working with youth must complete a volunteer application online, supply 3 non-related references, pass a background check, complete an Adult Code of Conduct agreement and complete the online training, Georgia 4-H: Working with Youth & Managing Risk.
Volunteer drivers must pass a Motor Vehicle screening (included in volunteer application).

Categories of Volunteers (See full description in the UGA Extension Volunteer Policy Overview):

General Volunteer
Screened Volunteer
Screened Volunteer Working with Youth

Call (706) 821-2350  or email uge3245f@uga.edu for more information.


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4H-Calendar-Events

View upcoming GA and Richmond County 4-H events listed below. Find Richmond County 4-H local events and registration information on the Newsletter and Announcements page. Make plans to join us at our upcoming events!



Upcoming Events

  • Jun 21 - Jun 24 State 4-H Council 4-H Event
    • Eatonton, GA
  • Jun 24 - Jun 29 Senior Camp at Wahsega 4-H Center with Richmond County 4-H Senior Camp at Wahsega 4-H Center in the North Georgia Mountains is a week-long camp for current 9th through 12th graders. Senior Camp activities provide learning experiences in all of Georgia 4-H's focus areas - Healthy Living, Agriculture and STEM, and Civic Engagement, and promote the development of leadership skills, and encourage community service, all in a fun and active camping environment. Cost includes transportation, lodging, meals, game room activities, tubing, and field day activities in the North Georgia Mountains. $75 non-refundable deposit is due no later than March 27, 2024. Limited spots available. Final camp payment is due by May 10, 2024.
    • Augusta, GA
  • Jun 26 - Jun 29 State 4-H Officer Training 4-H Training
    • Athens, GA
  • Jun 26 Tie Dye with Richmond County 4-H Richmond County 4-H is happy to offer this free 1-hour tie dye activity at Diamond Lakes Library. Participants must contact 706-772-2432 to register for this event. Bring something white to dye, like a t-shirt, socks, shorts, a pillowcase, etc. Adults must accompany children under 7 years old.
    • Hephzibah, GA
  • Jun 27 - Jun 30 Georgia Junior Beef Futurity 4-H Livestock event
    • Perry, GA
  • Jun 27 Tattnall County 4-H Show Goat Clinic Tattnall County 4-H will be hosting a Show Goat Clinic with special guest Shanna Reynolds. The event will include educational information on feeding goats, clipping goats, and training goats. An evening meal is also included. We do ask that all youth and adult attendees register separately, as this will help us have an accurate meal count for the event. Registration will close on June 22nd. This will be a professional demonstration style clinic, so you SHOULD NOT bring your own animals. If you have any questions or concerns about the event, please contact Rebekah Greene, Tattnall County 4-H Agent, at rbowen1@uga.edu or 478-494-9312.
    • Reidsville, GA
  • Jul 1 - Jul 6 Cloverleaf Summer Camp at Camp Jekyll with Richmond County 4-H Cloverleaf Camp at Camp Jekyll is a week-long experience that includes beach and marsh ecology, canoeing, trips to Summer Waves Water Park and Tidelands 4-H Nature Center, hiking, biking, Pirate Games, campfire skits and more! Richmond County 4-H Club Camp registration opens January 2, 2024! The cost of camp includes lodging, food, transportation, insurance, a 4-H camp t-shirt, and all activities. $75 non-refundable deposit and camp application are due by March 27, 2024 to reserve a spot. All Cloverleaf Camp fees must be paid by June 14, 2024.
    • Augusta, GA
  • Jul 1 - Jul 6 Senior Camp II at Wahsega 4-H Center with Richmond County 4-H Senior Camp at Wahsega 4-H Center in the North Georgia Mountains is a week-long camp for current 9th through 12th graders. Senior Camp activities provide learning experiences in all of Georgia 4-H's focus areas - Healthy Living, Agriculture and STEM, and Civic Engagement, and promote the development of leadership skills, and encourage community service, all in a fun and active camping environment. Cost includes transportation, lodging, meals, game room activities, tubing, and field day activities in the North Georgia Mountains. $75 non-refundable deposit is due no later than March 27, 2024. Limited spots available. Final camp payment is due by May 10, 2024.
    • Augusta, GA
  • Jul 10 Tie Dye with Richmond County 4-H Richmond County 4-H is happy to offer this free 1-hour tie dye activity at Wallace Library. Participants must contact 706-722-6275 to register for this event. Participants should bring one white item to dye (t-shirt, socks, pillow case, shorts, etc.) Adults must accompany children under 7 years old.
    • Augusta, GA
  • Jul 13 Richmond County 4-H Gardening Club Open to 6th - 12th grade Richmond County 4-H'ers. Learn about gardening with Mrs. Brown, a local Master Gardener. Contact pamela.crawford@uga.edu or uge3245f@uga.edu for more information.
    • Augusta, GA
  • Jul 15 - Jul 20 Natural Resources Exploration Camp at Rock Eagle 4-H Center with Richmond County 4-H Natural Resources Exploration Camp at Rock Eagle 4-H Center is a week-long camp for current 9th through 12th graders. Natural Resources Exploration Camp includes the following activities: Deer lab, animal tracking, College of Warnell tour, electrofishing and advanced herpetology. Cost includes transportation, lodging, meals, and activities. $75 non-refundable deposit is due no later than March 27, 2024. Limited spots available. Final camp payment is due by May 10, 2024.
    • Augusta, GA
  • Jul 20 - Jul 21 4-H Day at the Atlanta Braves 4-H Event
    • Atlanta, GA