4-H Youth Development
4-H is a community of young people across America learning leadership, citizenship and life skills.
Adult volunteers are a significant part of a 4-H member's experience. Volunteers serve in a variety of capacities that are flexible to to fit personal schedules, skills, talents and interests.
Clemson Extension agents with primary Youth Development responsibilities work closely with state extension specialists and researchers located on campus and at the various research and education centers located across the state. They provide expertise in topics including animal agriculture and veterinary science, natural resources and the environment, gardening, leadership and citizenship, personal growth and development, and science, engineering and technology.
4-H Summer Camp: June 8-12 or 15-19 or 22-26
A week of all-out summer fun for youth ages 8-14 at Camp Long in Aiken. Special 4-H member price: $250. Joining 4-H is easy. (Click here to learn how to join 4-H!)
4-H Junior Weekend for 5th - 8th graders
A 4-H project-based leadership retreat held on March 28-30 at Camp Long in Aiken. Youth from around SC will join together in a camp setting to fellowship, learn about 4-H and projects, and participate in service learning. The theme and activities for Junior Weekend are based on forensic science, "Get a Clue!" Particpants will use fingerprints, footprints and other clues to solve a mystery.
More to come:
4-H State Congress - July 16-19, 2014
Community Intergenerational Enrichment Organization
4-H State Calendar
Monthly Club Lesson Plans
4-H Membership Enrollment Form
Join the Revolution of Responsibility: Check out the National 4-H website to see stories of inspiring kids telling their 4-H stories.
Visit the state-wide 4-H website.
Local Agent: Leigh Walker, 803-874-2354, ext 118