Cloverleaf Class Club Meetings
Cotton Boll & Consumer Judging
Horse Team - Judging and Quiz Bowl
Junior/Senior Leadership Council
Livestock Judging and Show Teams
S.A.F.E. Shotgun Team
News and Events
Monroe County 4-H March Activities and Events
State 4-H Invitational Sporting Clays Event and Lunch Fundraiser-Saturday March 21stat the Meadows National Gun Club. Being a Shotgun Team member and Pre-registration is required to participate in the contest. If not participating, come by for a lunch plate!
Jr/Sr Leadership Council Meeting and Dinner (7th -12th graders only)-March 17th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. Please call for further information or to reserve your spot for dinner. 478-994-7014
Livestock Judging-This team will continue to meet on Wednesdays after school.
Cloverleaf Camp 5th and 6th grades-Camp spots are all full for this camp. There is a waiting list we can put your child on in case there is still space available. Just a reminder-payments are due on March 26th for this month.
Junior Camp-7th and 8th Grades-Camp spots are available, only four spots left as of this printing. June 1-5 at Fortson 4-H Center in Hampton. The cost is $ 350.00. Call for more information. Come by to register with $100.00deposit if space available.
Senior Camp-9th-12th grades-Camp spots are limited! June 29-July 3. Location is Fortson 4-H Center in Hampton. Cost is $335.00. Call for further information and for availablity.
Jr/Sr District Project Achievement-Eleven Jr and Sr (7th-12th grades) Monroe County 4-H’ers will be attending this competition March 6-8, at Rock Eagle 4-H Center. They have been working on their projects, speeches & presentations and are ready to compete. Good Luck to you all! If you are interested in participating in next year’s competition, now is the time to start preparing for this project competition. Give us a call and we will give you the 411 on the 2014-15 event at 478-994-7014.
Upcoming April Events
Rabies Clinic- date TBD-check out our website or Facebook page for date, times & locations.
www.caes.uga.edu/extension/monroe or on Facebook @ UGA Extension Monroe County
2015 Monroe County 4-H Summer Camp Opportunities
Junior Camp-Fortson 4-H Center in Hampton, GA. This is for 7th & 8th Graders-June 1-5, 2015. Cost is $350.00. Activities include a bowling trip, dinner and activities at Stone Mountain, and a night out at the Hard Rock Café in downtown Atlanta This includes transportation to and from camp and all activities.
Senior Camp-Fortson 4-H Center-June 29-July 3, 2015. 9th-12th Graders. Cost is $335.00. This includes the cost of educational field trips and on and off-site social and service activities at Fortson. Transportation to & from camp is not included.
Marine Resource Camp-Burton 4-H Center on Tybee Island, GA. July 20-24, 2015. Cost $330.00. This includes a marsh trawl, Sea Turtle Center activity, shark dissection and other class “upgrades”, and a swim shirt. Transportation is not included to & from camp.
Wilderness Challenge Camp at Wahsega 4-H Center, July 6-10, 2015 for students who have completed the sixth, seventh or eighth grades (Wilderness Challenge campers must be 12-years-old on or before July 6, 2015).Cost is $345.00. Activities include an overnight caving trip and a whitewater rafting trip. Transportation will be provided to all activities during the week of Wilderness Challenge Camp and is included in the camp cost. Transportation to & from this camp is not included.
Senior Extreme Camp-Rock Eagle-Frank Fitch Pioneer Camp- June 8-12, 2015-9th-12th grades. Cost is $330.00.
Transportation to & from camp is included.
Cloverleaf Camp-Rock Eagle-Eatonton, GA June 22-26, 2015. This is for 5th & 6th graders. Cost is $320.00. Activities to be announced in January during class club meetings in Monroe County public schools. Transportation to & from camp is included.
Most of the camps have not confirmed all activities. Please call the 4-H office for more details. 478-994-7014
Monroe County 4-H Horse Quiz Bowl Team Participates in State 4-H Competition click here for article
2104 Cloverleaf Campers at Rock Eagle
Monroe County Cloverleaf 4-H’ers camped at Rock Eagle 4-H Center in Eatonton, the largest 4-H center in the world, June 29-July 3, 2014.
For fulll article click here.
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, foods and nutrition, health, energy conservation, and citizenship.
To Make the Best Better
The emblem is a four-leaf clover with the letter "H" on each leaf.
The letters in the emblem represent head, heart, hands and health.
Use of the emblem is approved per regulations by the state 4-H office.
Green and White
Visit the Georgia 4-H website at www.georgia4h.org.