Come learn about how to control and prevent Cogongrass at our Pesticide Training Workshop!
Are you interested in learning more about hogs? Covington County 4-H, Pike County 4-H and Crenshaw County 4-H have partnered to bring you the Cackle Club and the Pig Pen projects! The goal of each of these projects is to encourage youth to learn about the proper ways to care for, feed, house, and maintain livestock. Youth will learn record keeping and business skills, as well as enjoy the feeling of accomplishment that comes from a job well done.50-300 pounds. The mandatory meeting before the Pig Pen project is scheduled for Thursday, April 22 at 6 PM at the Pike County Extension office. Hogs arrive in June, and in October youth will compete in a hog show at the Pike County Fair.
If you are interested in these programs, please contact Mrs. Katie Lee for more information. You can also call 334-335-6312. The last day to registers is March 17th.
If you do not have a form, come by the Extension Office and get your 4-Her registered!
Welcome to 4-H Summer Camp!
As a 4-H Summer Camper, you’ll be encouraged to make new friends and renew old friendships. You will have the opportunity to try new things and you will be challenged to be the best you can be! 4-H Summer Camp strives to instill the values of Head, Heart, Hands and Health through belonging, independence, generosity, and mastery in the lives of all who come to camp.
Each day campers will enjoy a different series of activities, all designed to help them make new friends, work together, and build relationships. A few of this year’s activities include the following:
-Pirate Deck Party
Some of the most memorable activities include adventures in and on the water. With a full-sized pool and Lay Lake at their disposal, campers can splash into summer with the following favorites:
Sports & Outdoors
From swinging and shooting to racing and roping, there’s always something active to do at camp. An ever-expanding list of sports-related pastimes keep our campers on the move:
History, science, art, and design —all this and more can be found at 4-H Summer Camp. If your interest lies in exploring new ways to learn and be creative, we’ve got activities just for you:
-Alabama the Great!
-Arts & Crafts
Alabama 4-H Summer Camp Includes the Following:
-For ages 9 to 14
-June 14-16, 2017 (3 days/2 nights session)
-Fun-filled learning opportunities
Contact the Crenshaw County Extension office for more information. You can also learn more by contacting, 4-H Foundation Agent, Katie Lee.
Download the Crenshaw County Summer Camp Brochure
Check out our 4-H Summer Camp Video
Counselor-in-Training Program [ For ages 15 to 17 ]:
These youth must have a referral from their county Extension office, must have interviewed for a CIT position and been selected, and must have attended CIT training.
Applications are due January 9, 2017.
All 4-H Summer Camp counselors are first aid/CPR certified, are ARC lifeguard certified, have undergone background checks, and completed counselor training. Adult chaperones are Alabama Extension staff and volunteer leaders. All have undergone background checks and completed 4-H overnight chaperone training.