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4-H Youth Development

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What is the Goal of 4-H?
– To make the best better & learn by doing –

4-H is the largest youth development organization in the nation. It is open to all 4th-12th graders regardless of race, gender, national origin, or disability. 4-H youth develop skills in leadership, service, and communications through various activities such as classroom meetings and competitions, after school clubs and teams, and camps. For more information on 4-H Youth Development programs, call (423) 942-2656

4-H Yearbook

2019 / 2020 4-H Programs & Contests

4-H 2017 Congress

Marion County 4-H meets in classrooms at every elementary and middle school in the county. We also have Honor Club and All Star activities for junior high and senior high 4-H’ers. 4-H Agents conduct a variety of educational programs that meet Tennessee State Education Core Curriculum Standards as well as different 4-H contests throughout the school year. Here is a list of the classroom contests for the 2019/2020 school year:

2020 Camps & Conferences

  • Junior Camp (4th-6th)
  • Electric Camp (6th-7th)
  • Junior High Camp (6th-8th)
  • Interior Design Camp (9th-12th)
  • Taste of Culinary Camp (6th-8th)
  • Congress
  • Academic Conference
  • Roundup & All Star Conference

Other 4-H & Partner Activities