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Yancey County 4-H Information

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What is 4-H?

4-H is a community of young people across the nation who are learning leadership, citizenship and life skills through activities and programs. 4-H programs are designed to enable youth to “Learn by Doing”. The 4-H program is delivered by professionals and volunteers.

As a 4-H member, you have the opportunity to meet new people, make new friends, learn about projects, and participate in club trips, activities, and more!

4-H Member Guide

Click here to access our 4-H member guide to learn more about all 4-H has to offer!

Picture showing icons for each of the H's- Head, Heart, Hands HealthWhat Do the Four H’s Stand For?

The four H’s represent:

  • Head – managing, thinking
  • Heart – developing friendships, relating, caring
  • Hands  volunteering, giving
  • Health – healthy living, taking care of yourself and the planet

Who Can Be in 4-H?

  • Anyone ages 5-18
  • 4-H age is determined by youth age as of January 1st of the current year

How Do I Join 4-H?

  1. Complete enrollment using this link to 4HOnline 2.0.
  2. For enrollment instructions, click here.
  3. Contact Jordan English, 4-H Agent, or click on the green box below to complete an interest survey. We will then contact you with information about how your family can get involved in 4-H.

Be sure to sign up for our monthly Yancey County 4-H newsletter, and to follow us on Facebook and Instagram for the latest news and updates!

Green Button to click to access information survey

Contact Information:

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Jordan English, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionJordan EnglishExtension Agent, 4-H Youth Development Call Jordan Email Jordan N.C. Cooperative Extension, Yancey County Center
Page Last Updated: 4 months ago
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