Now more than ever it's time for 4-H'ers to make the best better! While youth are at home and staying safe, we still want you to stay connected. Below are links to activities for youth and resources for volunteers. Check back frequently for additional links and program updates!
Frequently Asked Questions - 4-H Volunteers and Members (effective April 10, 2020) Responses to questions regarding camps, national 4-H programs, club activities and project books can be found here.
Due to ongoing health concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the decision has been made to cancel all Ohio State University Extension in-person programming thru July 6. This includes all 4-H programs, activities, and events. In addition, all 4-H camps through August 31 are cancelled. Virtual programming will continue.(4/7/20)
Ohio State University Extension has implemented a teleworking plan effective immediately, and all OSU Extension offices statewide are closed until further notice. You can reach your 4-H professionals via email. A list of county offices and contacts is at https://extension.osu.edu/lao (3/19/20)
The Seneca County 4-H Food and Fashion Board created two presentations to help members with their projects. The Sewing and Textile Clinic offers tips for getting started in sewing and the Food and Nutrition Virtual Clinic covers food project judging basics.
Project Central is a great place for you to rate the projects you took last year and learn more about projects you'd like to take.
The Ohio 4-H Cloverbud Team has compiled a great list of resources for parents and volunteers - Ohio 4-H Cloverbud Resources
Here are 50 great activities that are just the right size for Cloverbuds - Click it, Print it, Do it
Updates regarding horse activities can be found at https://ohio4h.org/events/ohio-state-fair-junior-horse-show
Quick videos from Pickaway County 4-H
- How to Zoom: a great help sheet about connecting with and using Zoom for virtual meetings
- Tips & Tricks for Meeting with Your Club When You Can't Meet (in-person)
- Communicating Online with Your Club
- 4HOnline - Club Leader Options
Upcycle It!! - Come join this cool, new virtual 4-H SPIN (SPecial INterest) club and learn how to create new stuff from things you have at home. It meets every Tuesday and Thursday beginning May 5 through May 28. Pre-register with Robin Stone- firstname.lastname@example.org. Free and open to everyone!
Here's the latest Tips for Teens: "Go out there and fail!"
Tips for Teens - May 19: "How to Change a Tire"
Tips for Teens - May 12: "Basic First Aid"
Tips for Teens - May 5: "How to Check the Oil in Your Car"
Tips for Teens - April 28: "Good Impressions and Interview Skills"
Tips for Teens-April 21: "Don't let 'em drive you crazy!"