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4-H Youth Development

(360) 337-7157 x6270 • kitsap.county4h@wsu.edu

What is 4-H

4-H is America’s largest youth development organization—empowering nearly six million young people around the world, 4-H type clubs now exist in at least 82 countries.

4-H is everywhere–in cities, suburbs, small towns, and rural communities.

Who can join 4-H

4-H is open to every youth, ages 5 to not yet 19, without discrimination!

*4-H “age” is determined by the age of the youth by October 1st of the current 4-H year.

Shooting sports and large animal projects require youth to be at least 8 years of age, as of October 1st, to participate.

THE 4-H MOTTO

“MAKE THE BEST BETTER”

THE 4-H MISSION

4-H empowers youth to reach their full potential, working and learning in partnership with caring adults.

Vision

Washington State University 4-H Youth Development is developing young people to become productive citizens who are engaged in positive change, meeting the needs of a diverse and changing society.

THE 4-H APPROACH

“LEARN BY DOING”

4-H uses an experiential learning model, which means we “learn by doing” through hands-on experiences, whether it’s learning to build a robot, care for a horse, or do great photography.

4-H Pledge

DONATE TO KITSAP 4-H HOW TO JOIN 4-H
Upcoming Events
Oct 01

Breeding, Incubating & Hatching Your Own Flock

October 1 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Oct 02

4-H Council Meeting

October 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Oct 08

4-H Year-End Awards Due

October 8 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Oct 12

4-H Showcases at the Kitsap Mall

October 12 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Head, Heart, Hands, Health band of icons
 

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