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  • County-wide Adult Volunteer Training

    October 22nd, 2016 Join adults and teen leaders from around the county for a 4-H volunteer training, Saturday, October 22nd. There will be training tracks for new and experienced volunteers. Topics include: "Getting Started as a 4-H Volunteer", "Leading...


  • BizWorld Announcement

    This year Joan Chipser, again, is leading the county wide project called BizWorld. In this project, children learn the basics of entrepreneurship, business, and finance in a hands-on manner. This project gives children the opportunity to learn first-hand...


  • S.T.E.M. Volunteer Opportunity

    Looking for something fun to do? Volunteer at the Silicon Valley Regional Robotics Competition! Hello Makers! I am looking for volunteers for the Silicon Valley Regional FIRST Robotics Competition (for high school students) April 6th - 9th, 2016 at the...


    By Jessica Guild
    Author - 4-H Program Coordinator
  • Yogurt Tasting - Presentation Day 2016

    At Presentation Day 2016, held at the College of San Mateo on February 13, one of the activities was a yogurt tasting event.  This activity tested whether a yogurt's color affected what flavor participants perceived when tasting yogurts. Cups...


    By Jessica Guild
    Author - 4-H Program Coordinator
  • C.A.L. Conference Report - Elise Wacha

    Elisa and friends on the way to C.A.L. (Creating A Leader) Conference Walker Creek Ranch January 22-24, 2016   I attended the CAL Conference on January 22 through the 24th. It was a very enjoyable experience for a number reasons. For example,...


    By Jessica Guild
    Author - 4-H Program Coordinator
  • C.A.L. Conference Report - Asher Becker

    My name is Asher Becker and I'm a member of the San Carlos Eaton Hills 4H.  I'm in my second year of 4H and am a Junior Team Leader.  This was my first year attending the CAL Conference and I'm very glad I went!  It really furthered my...


    By Jessica Guild
    Author - 4-H Program Coordinator
  • December State Office Updates

    Scholarships and Awards 2016 Youth Garden Grant - Deadline:  Dec. 1, 2015 - more info here Noble Cause Grants - Deadline: Dec. 6, 2015 - more info here Foot Locker Scholar - Athletes Scholarships - Deadline: Dec. 17, 2015 - more info...


    By Jessica Guild
    Author - 4-H Program Coordinator
  • October State Office Updates

    Scholarships and Awards Apply for a Project Learning Tree GreenWorks! Grant Deadline: Sept. 30, 2015 - more info here Teens for Wildfire Safe Communities Grants - Deadline: November 15 -more info here Walmart Community Grant...


    By Jessica Guild
    Author - 4-H Program Coordinator
  • September State Office Updates

    Scholarships and Awards Apply for a Project Learning Tree GreenWorks! Grant Deadline: Sept. 30, 2015 - more info here Walmart Community Grant Program - Deadline: Rolling through Dec. 31, 2015 - more info here Start a Snowball Grants -...


    By Jessica Guild
    Author - 4-H Program Coordinator
  • August State Office Updates

    Scholarships and Awards Summer of Creativity Grants - Deadline:  August 10, 2015 - more info here Hot Planet / Cool Athletes Powder Grants - Deadline:  August 31, 2015 - more info here Apply for a Project Learning Tree...


    By Jessica Guild
    Author - 4-H Program Coordinator