4-H open house

Washington County 4-H will be hosting an open house on Thursday, August 17, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. in the Washington County Ag Center East Wing.  Come learn more about 4-H Clubs in the county, meet club leaders and get your calendar of events for the year. The following clubs will be enrolling members beginning on the 17th:

  • 4Teen 4-H Club – a club for teens focused on community service and leadership development.   Ages 13-18
  • Blazing Hooves 4-H Club – anything and everything to do with horses!  Ages 8-18
  • Brick Bratz 4-H Club – for youth interested in creating, exploring and building with LEGO.  Ages 5-18
  • Junior Gardeners 4-H Club – we’re going native with native edibles and plants.  Join us learn more about Florida plants and landscaping.  Ages 8-18
  • Livestock 4-H Club – for youth interested in raising livestock projects:  beef, swine, rabbit & poultry.  Ages 5-18
  • Sure Shots 4-H Club  – Skeet and Trap – for youth interested in learning the sport and skill of skeet and trap shooting. Ages 11-18
  • Top Knocks 4-H Club  – Archery – for youth interested in learning the sport and skill of archery. Ages 8-18

We’ll also be starting a new 4-H Club that will meet after school in Vernon for youth ages 10-13 years old.  Come learn more about that opportunity!

If you are an adult interested in starting a new 4-H Club or volunteering with 4-H, please join us on the 17th, also.  For more information on Washington County 4-H, visit http://washington.ifas.ufl.edu or call 4-H Agent, Julie Pigott Dillard, at 850-638-6180.