All of the youth activities offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia and Greene Counties fall under the 4-H umbrella, whether they happen after school, in the summer or as a workshop, club, camp or special event. Our programs are offered in a wide variety of formats and places because they are designed to fit the interests and needs of the diverse young people who live in the rural and more urban communities of Columbia and Greene Counties. Over 5,300 young people aged 5-to-19 take part in 4-H activities in the two counties each year.
Clubs are just one aspect of our 4-H Program, but they're a popular and important one. Find out more about existing clubs in your area, what it takes to start a new 4-H Club, who can be a member or leader, and more!
CCE of Columbia and Greene Counties (NY) NYS 4-H Forestry Weekend Join youth from across the state for a weekend of forestry activities, games, and competition. This three day event is for youth aged 10 and up interested in learning about forestry.
The 4-H newsletter, The Youth Connection, is published eleven times a year with information about 4-H club activities as well as public workshops and events. Click on the links below to access the 4-H newsletters.
There are lots of ways that adult volunteers can have an impact on the life of a young person in 4-H! Apply today to be a 4-H volunteer!
4-H Public Presentations is a program in which youth learn to create a presentation and develop the skills needed to present it before an audience. They learn about the research process and the steps needed to organize information into an interesting
Current residents of Columbia and Greene Counties may apply for funds from the Paul and Maria Morra Scholarship Trust as they pursue further academic work beyond high school in the field of horticulture, agriculture, forestry or natural resources.
Last updated February 15, 2018