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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 (July 30-August 3).

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 (August 8-14).

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 Volunteers.

Upcoming 4-H Events - 2021

September
1        4-H Camp Registration Opens for 2022
7        Kansas State Fair Exhibits Due (non-livestock)
7-9     Global 4-H Digital Summit
10-19 Kansas State Fair
13      Rooks County 4-H Livestock Committee
13      Rooks County 4-H Council
21      4-H Project Volunteer Training - Personal Development, Public Speaking
23      4-H Project Volunteer Training - STEM, Rocketry
23      4-H Club Leader and Volunteer Training
27      Phillips County 4-H Council
28      4-H Project Volunteer Training - FCS, Textiles
30      4-H Project Volunteer Training - Animal Science, Livestock
 
October
1        Record Books, Pin Applications, Project Report Forms, Phillips County              Club Seal Applications, Phillips County Outstanding 4-H Member                      Application and Phillips County Scholarship Applications Due
1        4-H Online Reenrollment Begins
1        Kansas 4-H Youth Council & National Conference Application Deadline
1-2     Team Building Workshop
3        Phillips County 4-H Sunday
3-9     National 4-H Week
5        4-H Project Volunteer Training - Service Learning
7        4-H Project Volunteer Training - Creative Arts, Visual Arts, Barn Quilts
9-10   48 Hours of 4-H
9-10   Cameras at the Springs Leader Training
11      Rooks County 4-H Financial Audit
11      Rooks County 4-H Junior Leaders
12      4-H Project Volunteer Training - Financial Literacy
19      Phillips County 4-H Council Representatives Deadline
19      Phillips County 4-H Council Officer Application Deadline
25      Phillips County 4-H Financial Audit
25      Phillips County 4-H Council
30      Shutterbugs in Hays
 
November
6        Shutterbugs in Oskaloosa
8        Rooks County 4-H Council
20-21 Kansas Youth Leadership Forum
22      Phillips County 4-H Officers Training
 
December
4        Livestock Judging Clinic and Contest

More Information:

Kansas 4-H

KSU Youth Livestock Program

Kansas 4-H Facebook

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