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Oglethorpe County Extension Office:
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 Cooperative 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 18, 2014
    • Thursday, October 16, 2014
    • Thursday, November 20, 2014
    • Thursday, October 18, 2014
    • Thursday, January 15, 2015
    • Thursday, February 19, 2015
    • Thursday, March 19, 2015
    • Thursday, April 16, 2015
  • 6th Grade
    • Friday, September 19, 2014
    • Friday, October 17, 2014
    • Friday, November 21, 2014
    • Friday, December 19, 2014
    • Friday, January 16, 2015
    • Friday, February 20, 2015
    • Friday, March 20, 2015
    • Friday, April 17, 2015

Other Cloverleaf Activities

  • Cotton Boll Consumer Judging
    • first practice: Wednesday, October 1, 2014
    • Cooking to Share:
      • Monday, September 29, 2014
      • Thursday, October 23, 2014

Cloverleaf Newsletter

Junior & Senior (7th through 12th grade) 4-H Cloverleaf Clover

Club Meetings

  • Monday, September 22, 2014
  • Monday, October 20, 2014
  • Monday, November 17, 2014
  • Monday, December 15, 2014

Junior/Senior Newsletter

Other Junior/Senior Activites

  • Cotton Boll Consumer Judging
    • First practice Wednesday, October 1, 2014
    • Portfolio Workshops (please call to schedule an appointment)

Home School 4-H (for all ages)

All 4-H'ers

Livestock Exhibitors Information

  • Next 4-H & FFA County Livestock Meeting (Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 6:30PM)

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, 2014 October 2 - 5, 2014
Beef October 1, 2014 February 18 - 22, 2015
Dairy November 15, 2014

February 18 - 22, 2015

Hog December 5, 2014 February 18 - 22, 2015

 

County Entry Deadline Show Date
Oglethorpe Co. Goat & Swine Monday, September 29, 2014 Wednesday, October 8, 2014
     

 

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 P Hrogram 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

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