4-H is an educational program of the University of California Cooperative Extension and made available through a partnership of county, state, and federal governments. The program creates positive opportunities for youth to develop life skills and become engaged in their local communities. The program combines the efforts of youth, volunteer leaders, and University staff and faculty to create a fun, hands-on learning approach to a non-formal education.
Placer 4-H Blog
Added November 24, 2014
Placer County 4-H offers strong programs in education and science related to Agriculture, but also offers projects directly related to S.T.E.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics). One example is the newly formed Placer County 4-H First Robotics Team. First Robotics Team 3257 was formerly at Whitney High School. They have now relocated to Lincoln High School campus where they are...
Added October 30, 2014
Placer County 4-H is excited to announce the formation of a new Countywide Sheep Coordinator Group, led by Karin Sinclair and Tina Pourfathi of Sinclair Family Farm and Sinclair Concrete. Karin and Tina will not only be partnering with Placer County 4-H, but also with local FFA High School Programs at Placer High, Del Oro High, and Lincoln High. In conjunction with these partnerships, the new...
Added October 24, 2014
On Friday, October 17th 4-H youth and adults came together to honor the achievements, accomplishments, and hard work put forth by both youth and adults in the 4-H Youth Development Program in Placer County for the 2013 to 2014 year. Over 100 people were in attendance at the Loomis Veterans Memorial Hall in Loomis, CA. The event was able to honor adult volunteers, Friends of 4-H, and...
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