Youth Enrichment Programs
4-H PROGRAMS AT A GLANCE
4-H empowers young people to lead for a lifetime. Our programs in science, healthy living and citizenship are backed by a network of 100 public universities and a robust community of 4-H volunteers and professionals. Through hands-on learning, kids build not only confidence, creativity and curiosity, but also life skills such as leadership and resiliency to help them thrive today and tomorrow.
4-H programs are grounded in the belief that kids learn best by doing. Kids complete hands-on projects in areas like science, health, agriculture and citizenship, in a positive environment where they receive guidance from adult mentors and are encouraged to take on proactive leadership roles. Kids can concentrate on one focus area or they can try a variety of programs throughout their 4-H experience.
4-H Stem Lab
Looking for easy ways to get your kids interested in science? STEM Lab provides fun, hands-on STEM activities for kids of all ages to do anywhere!
Check out the 4-H Stem Lab page for hands-on activities!
Types of Programs
4-H programs are delivered through local 4-H clubs, 4-H/Youth camps, in-school and after-school programs, youth development programs, and military programs . With the support of your county 4-H program, youth select from a menu of hands-on project ideas to complete. 4-H programs are available for children ages 5-18. Please contact the UCCE 4-H Program Office for more details. firstname.lastname@example.org or 559-852-2743
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Here is a sample of some of the 4-H Curriculum that you can do with your youth group:
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