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Oglethorpe County:
4-H Youth Development

About Georgia 4-H

Georgia 4-H is a program of the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Extension System. 4-H is part of a nationwide Extension network.

Georgia 4-H is all about exploring, discovering, encouraging and challenging. 4-H theme

Georgia 4-H assists youth in acquiring knowledge, developing life skills, and forming attitudes that will enable them to become self-directing, productive and contributing members of society. 4-H'ers learn through hands on learning experiences. These experiences focus on agricultural and environmental issues through awareness, leadership, communication skills, food, nutrition, health, energy, conservation, and citizenship.

Cloverleaf (5th and 6th graders)

School club meetings

  • 5th Grade
    • Thursday, September 17, 2015
    • Thursday, October 15 2015
    • Thursday, November 19, 2015
    • Thursday, December 17, 2015
    • Thursday, January 14, 2016
    • Thursday, February 18, 2016
    • Thursday, March 17, 2015
    • Thursday, April 14, 2016
  • 6th Grade
    • Friday, Septmeber 25, 2015
    • Friday, October 23, 2015
    • Friday, November 20, 2015
    • Friday, December 18, 2015
    • Friday, January 15, 2016
    • Friday, February 12, 2016
    • Friday, March 25, 2015
    • Friday, April 29, 2015

Other Cloverleaf Activities

  • Cooking to Share:
    • Wednesday, September 23, 2015
    • Wednesday, October 21, 2015
    • Wednesday, November 18, 2015
    • Wednesday, December 16, 2015
  • Cloverleaf CPA
  • Cloverleaf DPA

     

Cloverleaf Newsletter

Junior & Senior (7th through 12th grade)

  • Junior & Senior DPA

Club Meetings at the 4-H Office

  • Friday, September 25th (3:30 to 5:00 at the 4-H Office)

Junior/Senior Newsletter

Other Junior/Senior Activites

  • Portfolio Workshops (info coming
  • Shotgun Competition (info coming soon)

Home School 4-H (for all ages)

All 4-H'ers

  • Cotton Boll
    • First practice Wednesday, October 7th (3:30-5:00pm at the 4-H Office)
  • Horse Quiz Bowl
  • Practices starts Thursday, November 5th (3:30 to 5:00pm at the 4-H Office)

  • Poultry Judging
    • Info coming soon
  • Archery
    • info coming soon
  • Horse Judging
    • info coming soon

2015 4-H Summer Camps

  • Please check back for 2016 summer camp info

Livestock Exhibitors Information

  • Next 4-H & FFA County Livestock Meeting
    • Tuesday, November 17th (6:30pm at the Ag Building)

GEORGIA LIVESTOCK 4-H PROGRAM INFORMATION: (SHOWS AND ENTRY FORM INFO)

2014 - 2015 Georgia State Livestock Show

 

State Entry Deadline Show Date
Goat August 1, 2015 October 8 - 11, 2015
Beef October 1, 2015 February 17 - 22, 2016
Dairy November 15, 2015

February 17 - 22, 2016

Hog December 5, 2015 February 17 - 22, 2016

 

County Entry Deadline Show Date
Oglethorpe Co. 4-H & FFA Co. Show August 31, 2015

Friday, September 11, 2015

     

 

Other Livestock Shows (dates and entry form info)

For more information about any of these activities, please call the 4-H Office at (706) 743-8341.

Georgia 4-H Camps

The University of Georgia 4-H Program has five centers for education located in different areas of the state. Each center offers 4-H Environmental Education.

4-H Center Location
Rock Eagle Eatonton, Georgia
Jekyll Island Jekyll Island, Georgia
Fortson Hampton, Georgia
Wahsega Dahlonega, Georgia
Burton Tybee Island, Georgia

Forms

Georgia 4-H Website

Georgia 4-H Homepage

University of Georgia (UGA) College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES)