4-H Youth Development
Head, Heart, Health and Hands
4-H is a youth education program which provides children and young adults ages 5-18 the opportunity to learn life skills that they need to be productive and self-reliant members of society, good citizens and leaders of tomorrow. You can become a member of 4-H by joining a Community 4-H Club, by participating in a short term Special Interest Program, participating as an independent member or by being part of a 4-H School Enrichment Classroom Project.
For more information on what your children can participate in as a 4-H Member visit: http://florida4h.org/ or by viewing our brochure.
A MESSAGE TO PARENTS AND GUARDIANS
My Head to clearer thinking
My Heart to greater loyalty
My Hands to larger service
My Health to better living
for my club, my community, my country and my world.
"To Make the Best Better."
Green - Nature's most common color is symbolic of springtime, life, and youth
White - Symbolizes purity and high ideals.
"Learn By Doing".
The 4-H logo is the 4-leaf clover. The H's in each of the petals stand for: Head, Heart, Hands, & Health.
RESPONSIBILITIES OF 4-H MEMBER
As a 4-H member you should:
- Complete at least one project.
- Keep good records & turn in completed books to the 4-H Office in June.
- Know the 4-H Pledge & Motto.
- Present a demonstration and/or exhibit in your projects.
- Participate in a County-level event.
- HAVE FUN!!!
For information on enrollment:
In partnership with University of Florida-Institute of Food and Agricultural Science
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