Lots of useful information about current projects, fun things to do and special 4-H opportunities.
Illinois 4-H Foundation
The Illinois 4-H Foundation raises funds from individuals, corporations, and organizations that supplement state and county 4-H programs
4-H Memorial Camp
The 4-H Memorial camp website includes general information about camp in Monticello, the various summer and specialty programs, facility rental information, as well as information about applying to work at the camp.
4-H Special Interest Club
A 4-H SPIN club is a special interest club where five or more young people learn about a topic of interest. Topics vary and include interests, such as nature, heritage arts, science, engineering, gardening, technology, and more.
Incubation & Embryology
Teacher's guide for the 4-H Incubation and Embryology project including lesson plans, activities, and background resources.
The most commonly asked questions about 4-H.
4-H Program Planning
4-H program planning tools for 4-H clubs designed for new and less experienced 4-H leaders.
4-H Overnight Chaperone Orientation
The purpose of this web site is to provide training for individuals who will be responsible for the health and safety of 4-H youth development participants at overnight events and activities.
This site provides youth and adults the opportunity to quiz themselves about dairy, beef, horses, sheep and forages.
I Think Green
The I Think Green Program engages youth in investigating how living things interact with each other and with their environment.
Tips for having safe, drug free parties for 5th-8th graders including a hosting checklist, tasty recipes, and fun party games.
Cultivating knowledge for purposeful living, students learn through literature, art, humanities, and throughout the existing school curriculum the benefits and consequences of behavior.
Those who work with and on behalf of young people, families, and communities can become involved in character education and promote ethical decisions in all facets of the lives of children and adults.
Social and Emotional Learning
Social and emotional learning refers to both a core set of competencies and a process of learning whereby adults and youth learn the skills, attitudes and values to manage themselves, their relationships and their tasks effectively and ethically.