Livestock show

Livestock show

4-H youth display their prize ribbons.

4-H youth display their prize ribbons.

Ecology Club

Ecology Club

4-H Fashion Revue

4-H Fashion Revue

Columbia Greene 4-H Youth

Columbia Greene 4-H Youth

4-H & Youth Development

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.

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4-H Clubs

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!

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4-H Forestry Weekend

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.

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4-H newsletter, The Yourh Connection

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.

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Volunteer with 4-H!

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!

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4-H Public Presentations

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

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Morra Scholarship

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.

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Contact

Linda Tripp
Issue Leader, 4-H Youth Development
lke2@cornell.edu
(518) 828-3346 ext. 210

Last updated February 15, 2018