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4-H YOUTH DEVELOPMENT

4-H is a community of young people across Kansas engaged in learning leadership, citizenship, and life skills. Caring adults who support our programs are essential for youth to achieve their potential. Adults can share guidance, knowledge and wisdom, as well as model respect and provide skills training.

4-H is a nationwide program. Each of the four H's of the clover represent ways youth can grow and develop.

  • Head, critical thinking, problem solving; 
  • Heart, self-discipline, integrity, communication;
  • Hands, serving others; and
  • Health, choosing healthy lifestyles

From hands-on exploration to project-based skill building, young people thrive through 4-H participation, finding their way to success in life and career.

Join 4-H Today!

Phillips County 4-H Clubs:

Agra Trailblazers, Deer Creek, Iowa Union, Lone Prairie and Sunnyside

Find us on Facebook: Phillips County 4-H Facebook

Find more information on: Phillips County 4-H WakeletPhillips-Rooks District 4-H Newsletter, and Phillips County Fair.

Rooks County 4-H Clubs:

Eager Beaver, Helpful Hands, Mt. Pleasant, Palco, Star and Woodston Sunflower

Find us on Facebook: Rooks County 4-H Facebook

Find more information on: Rooks County 4-H WakeletPhillips-Rooks District 4-H Newsletter, and Rooks County Free Fair.

COVID-19 Procedure

Thank you for your patience and understanding as we maneuver this COVID-19 pandemic.  As we move forward, all Extension events including 4-H will be meeting face-to-face with a virtual option and following local county and city public health authorities. 

Club Leader and Officer Resources

Visit the Kansas 4-H Club Corner for awesome club, leaders and officers resources. You'll find videos as well as printable materials. Club Leaders you can find additional information by visiting the  Kansas Volunteer Leader Forum.

2021 Phillips County 4-H Officers Training Video

2020 Phillips County 4-H Achievement Celebration

We want to take the time to recognize the 4-H achievements from 2020. Hope you enjoy the video! 2020 Phillips County 4-H Achievement Celebration  Passcode is: svwj#4nu

Upcoming 4-H Events - 2021

May
1        Horse Identification Certificate Due
1        Last day to add/drop 4-H Projects
1        Livestock Tag & Possession Deadline
1        Market Beef Nominations Due for Kansas State Fair and Kansas Junior              Livestock Show
1        Shutterbugs in Wichita
6        4-H Junior Leaders
8        Shutterbugs in Garden City
10      Rooks County 4-H Council
10      Swine Across Kansas - Quality Matters
19      Day Camp @ Phillipsburg City Park
25      YQCA/Livestock Ethics Training - Stockton
26      YQCA/Livestock Ethics Training - Stockton
27      YQCA/Livestock Ethics Training - Phillipsburg
31      Phillips-Rooks Extension District Offices Closed
 
June
1        Sewing Day Camp - Stockton
1-4     Discovery Days (virtual)
1        Horse Judging Camp Beginners
2-3     Horse Judging Camp Advanced
4-6     Champions Livestock Judging Camp
5        Super 4-H Saturday
7-9     Champions Livestock Juding Camp
8-9     4-H Camp Counselor Training at Rock Springs Ranch
9-12   4-H Camp at Rock Springs Ranch
12      Geology Field Trip - Western Kansas Smoky Hills
14      4-H Junior Leaders
14-16 Champions Livestock Judging Camp
15      Commercial Heifer, Meat Goat, Sheep, and Swine Nominations Due for              Kansas State Fair and Kansas Junior Livestock Show
15      Fishing Clinic @ Rooks County State Lake
15-18 K-State Animal Science Leadership Academy
16-17 4-H Junior Leaders @ Stockton Summer Library Program
19      Geology Field Trip - Southeast Kansas
21-25 UAS Virtual Academy
23-24 4-H Junior Leaders @Stockton Summer Library Program
25      Northwest District Horse Show Entry Deadline
26      Geology Field Trip - Central Kansas
27-30 4-H Campference at Rock Springs Ranch
28      Phillips County 4-H Council
28-30 Flint Hills Farm to Fashion Camp
 
July
5        Phillips-Rooks Extension District Offices Closed
8        Northwest District Horse Show
9-10   Kansas Youth Swine Classic 
12      Phillips County Style Revue Deadline
12      Rooks County 4-H Council
14      Babysitting Clinic - Stockton
15      Phillips County Fair Online Entries Due
20      Fair Poultry Testing
20      Phillips County Style Revue
21      Phillips County Fair Grounds Clean Up and Set Up
28      Arts Day Camp - Stockton
30-August 3    Phillips County Fair
 
August
1        State Horse Show Entry Deadline
5        Rooks County Free Fair Clean Up
5        Rooks County 4-H Member Appreciation Meal
5        4-H Junior Leaders
5        Rooks County 4-H Livestock Committee
8-14   Rooks County Free Fair 
21-22 Kansas 4-H Livestock Sweepstakes
23      Phillips County 4-H Council & Committees
 
September
13      Rooks County 4-H Council
23      4-H Club Leader and Volunteer Training
27      Phillips County 4-H Council
 
October
1        Pin Application, Project Report Forms, and Scholarship Applications Due
9        Shutterbugs in Hays
9-10   48 Hours of 4-H
11       4-H Junior Leaders
25      Phillips County 4-H Council
 
November
6        Shutterbugs in Oskaloosa
8        Rooks County 4-H Council
22      Phillips County 4-H Officers Training

More Information:

Kansas 4-H

KSU Youth Livestock Program

Kansas 4-H Facebook

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