4-H for youth in fourth through twelfth grade. (Click here to learn more about 4-H Clover Kids for K-3 grade.) 4-H empowers youth to reach their full potential through youth-adult partnerships and research-based experienes. Values are based on youth as powerful members of society, learning as a lifelong committment, diversity and making the best better!
Clubs meet from September to May or June
Generally meet once per month for one to one and a half hours
Club meetings consist of actvities in science, environment, creative arts, music, animals and food-- just to name a few
Many clubs have youth officers (president, treasurer, secretary, etc.) and use parlimentary procedure when making decisions
$30 per year (Sept.-Aug.)
Enrollment is done online and opens up in September
***If you are new to 4-H, please contact Aleta Cochran, Dallas County 4-H Youth Coordinator, to be placed in a club or try out a few clubs. While some clubs are full and not accepting new members, often new clubs are forming!
4-H Clothing Event and 4-H Communications Day
Intermediate Trip out of state
Citizenship Washington Focus trip to Washington D.C.
Club service projects and field trips
Special speakers at clubs
Special workshops (ex. woodworking, animal science)
Youth can participate in static exhibit judging and livestock shows
4-H youth in grades 5-12 have the opportunity for their static project to advance to the state fair
4-H clubs are encouraged to put together a skit for "Share the Fun"
4-H clubs can represent Dallas County 4-H by being a fair ambassador
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