September 30th: Your annual volunteer enrollment expires. You are no longer permitted to work with 4-H youth members. October 1st: 4-H enrollment opens for the 2022-23 program year. You must complete your annual re-enrollment and training process in its entirety before participating as a 4-H volunteer for the 4-H program year. October 31st: Target enrollment … Continue reading Annual Enrollment of 4-H Volunteers
4-H Enrollment Opens October 1st!
October 31st: Target Enrollment Date for Club Leaders & Project SuperintendentsOctober 31st: Target Enrollment Date for all other adult 4-H VolunteersJanuary 15th: Target Enrollment Date for 4-H Youth Members 4-H began over 100 years ago and has since grown into the largest youth development program in the nation. 4-H prepares young people to be leaders … Continue reading 4-H Enrollment Opens October 1st!
Reminder – Add/Drop Projects by May 16th
Want to add and/or drop any of your 4-H projects? Log into your 4HOnline account at https://v2.4honline.com/ to make changes prior to May 16th. Please return any unused manuals, etc. to the Extension Office or your club leader. Contact the Extension Office at 465-3555 or stop by to pick up project manuals for added projects. … Continue reading Reminder – Add/Drop Projects by May 16th
Can’t Find a Project You Would Like to Sign Up for?
We have had reports of not being able to sign up for a project because it could not be found in 4-H Online. It could be using your phone doesn't give you all the options as a desktop would. If you can find the project in our Handbook, it is a project you can join. … Continue reading Can’t Find a Project You Would Like to Sign Up for?
4-H STEM Engineering Opportunity (5th grade and up)
Consider taking the Model Bridge Project to have fun MAKING and then BREAKING a bridge and learning about ENGINEERING while you do it. At the workshop we build the bridge so you are then “ready for fair.” REQUIRED FOR WORKSHOP: Get a “bridge kit” at the 4-H Office and BRING IT to the workshop. ALSO … Continue reading 4-H STEM Engineering Opportunity (5th grade and up)
2022 Porter Co. 4-H Handbook Now Available
The 2022 edition of the Porter County Handbook is now available as a downloadable PDF document at https://bit.ly/2022PorterCo4HHandbook. It's imperative that you get rid of all old editions of the handbook, as there have been numerous changes this year. All 4-H project areas that have State Fair eligibility have been updated by the Indiana 4-H Program. … Continue reading 2022 Porter Co. 4-H Handbook Now Available
Upcoming Sewing Help Workshops
Mark your calendars for April 30, June 8, and/or June 18th from 9a.m.-3p.m. Anyone enrolled in the Sewing Project may attend. Bring your project and machine at any stage for some help from our team of experts. You may come and stay to work the whole time all three days or drop with a question. … Continue reading Upcoming Sewing Help Workshops
4-H Manual Pick-Up Event – RSVP Required
We will once again be offering a manual pick-up event for project manuals/resources* on Tuesday, February 15th from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Expo Center's Patio Room (main parking lot). Please RSVP at https://bit.ly/2022Manuals by 12:00 noon on Monday, February 14th. Please list all family members (or whomever you are picking up for) and include the … Continue reading 4-H Manual Pick-Up Event – RSVP Required
Annual Enrollment Target Date for Members & Volunteers – SATURDAY – January 15th
January 15 is our target date for enrollment, but we will not deprive any young person the opportunity to participate in 4-H if they do not complete their enrollment by the 15th, so don’t worry about a thing! We want to reach as many youth in our community as possible! For enrollment information, go to https://portercounty4h.org/2021/09/30/4-h-enrollment-opens-soon/. (Further, our … Continue reading Annual Enrollment Target Date for Members & Volunteers – SATURDAY – January 15th
2022 4-H Buddies Program
Would you like to be paired with a 4-H mentor? Would you like to be a 4-H mentor? The Junior Leaders' 4-H Buddies Program is back with bigger plans for 2022! We will pair knowledgeable 4-Hers with 4-Hers of all age levels who could use some assistance navigating the often-confusing world of 4-H and the Porter County … Continue reading 2022 4-H Buddies Program