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Ohio 4-H Youth Development

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Just for Teens

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Ohio 4-H Opportunities for Teens

4-H offers a wide variety of opportunities for teens to develop knowledge, skills, attitudes, and aspirations needed for adult success.

The beginning point for teens to become involved in all 4-H opportunities is through local 4-H clubs. Through these clubs, they have the opportunity to participate in activities that could include projects designed especially for teens, community service and citizenship activities. After that there are many leadership opportunities at the county and state levels including numerous boards, committees, and camping opportunities.

Check out the Older Youth Opportunities Infographic, Brochure or Table for more information!

Some opportunities include:

Here are some potential county level opportunities for teens - talk to your 4-H educator for more information as specific details of these programs look a little different in each county! (click on each item for more information)

five teens in front of state flags at the National 4-H Conference