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The 4-H Clover.4-H Youth Development

The 4-H Youth Development Program uses a learn-by-doing approach to enable youth to develop the knowledge, attitudes and skills they need to become competent, caring and contributing citizens of the world. This is accomplished by using the knowledge and resources of caring adults. The goals of the 4-H Youth Development Program are to:

  • Provide informal, educational programs for youth in grades K-13 (one year out of high school)

  • Encourage responsibility, community awareness and character development in youth

  • Strengthen skills for adults working with youth through publications and training

  • Improve community partnerships and collaborations

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CONTACT

Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Hunterdon County
4-H Development Office
Mailing Address:
314 State Route 12
PO Box 2900
Flemington, NJ 08822-2900
PHYISCAL ADDRESS:
314 Route 12 County Complex, Building #2
PO Box 2900
Flemington, NJ 08822
PHONE: 908.788.1341 EMAIL: apinkerton@co.hunterdon.nj.us
CONTACT: Sherrie Peterson, 4-H Program Assistant

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EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS AND ASSISTANCE

Productive Futures For Youth (4-H) - 4-H is a community of young people across America who are learning leadership, citizenship, and life skills. The New Jersey 4‑H Youth Development Program offers everyone in grades K–13, the opportunity to explore countless opportunities in science, arts, foods, outdoor adventure, and more. 4‑H is where there's fun in learning and learning is fun!

The goals of the 4-H Youth Development Program are to:

  • Provide informal, educational programs for youth in grades K–13 (one year out of high school)
  • Encourage responsibility, community awareness and character development in youth
  • Strengthen skills for adults working with youth through publications and training
  • Improve community partnerships and collaborations

Educational Assistance

CLIFFORD E. AND MELDA C. SNYDER LOAN FUND:

The Snyder Loan Fund provides interest-free loans to students pursuing their education in agriculture. Applicants must live in Hunterdon County a minimum of five years before applying. Payments for this revolving fund begun one year after graduation and are based upon a five year pay back. As soon as payments are received, the money is redistributed to other students, so timely payments are essential to the ongoing success of the program.  Since inception, 67 students have received a total of $614,000.

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PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

Hunterdon County
4-H & Agricultural Fair

August 21 - 25, 2019

County Fair Grounds - South County Park

1207 Route 179, Lambertville, NJ 08822

 

Visit: www.hunerdoncountyfair.org

4H members to Attend National 4H Citizenship ConferenceHunterdon County 4-H Members to Attend National 4-H Citizenship Conference

Six (6) Hunterdon County 4-H members have been selected to represent New Jersey at the 2019 Citizenship Washington Focus (CWF) Conference. This conference, now in its 60th year, will be held July 7-13 at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Maryland. 

Citizenship Washington Focus is a 4-H leadership program for high school youth. Delegations from across the country attend this six-day program at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center, located just outside Washington, D.C. The program is aimed at enriching young people’s lives by broadening their appreciation and respect for themselves and others in the world. Participants attend workshops, congressional sessions, field trips and social events, giving them hands-on opportunities to learn and grow. They learn and practice skills that will make them better citizens and more successful individuals.

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EVENTS TENTATIVELY SCHEDULED AT THE HUNTERDON COUNTY 4-H & AGRICULTURAL FAIR GROUNDS/SOUTH COUNTY PARK:

  • Hunterdon County 4-H & Agricultural Fair: August 21 - 25, 2019

  • Hunterdon Hills Kennel Club Dog Show: August 2 - 4, 2019

  • Drive in Motor Madness Car Show: October 19, 2019

  • Spring & Fall Hunterdon Antique Show: Spring Show, May 19, 2019 and Fall Show, September 15, 2019

  • Garden State Sheep Breeders Sheep & Fiber Festival: September 7 - 8, 2019

  • Friends of Library Book Drive: April 10 - May 1, 2019

  • Relay for Life: May 3, 2019

  • Hunterdon County Community Day: June 1, 2019

  • Kids Consignment Sale: June 24  - 29, 2019

  • Zerbini Circus: May 18, 2019

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PUBLICATIONS

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FREQUENTLY USED FORMS & INFORMATION

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NJ 4-H ONLINE: New Jersey 4-H has adopted online enrollment using the 4HOnline enrollment system. 4HOnline features online registration for current and new 4-H members.

New Member Enrollment

Returning Member Enrollment

User Guide to Member Enrollment  

NJ 4-H Independent Project Guidelines (FS872)

NJ 4-H Independent Project Application - write (Due the 1st working day of May)

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RECORD BOOKS AND PROJECT SHEETS

New Jersey 4-H Project Record Books:

Hunterdon County 4-H Project Record Books:

Hunterdon County 4-H Project Record Sheets:

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