4-H Opportunities in Chester County

Beyond 4-H Club Activities

4-H Advisory Committee:

For 4-Hers at least 15 years old. One teen is chosen each year as representative to this 4-H advisory committee. 5 meetings/year.


All 4-Hers. A newsletter for 4-H and the general public; can submit articles. 6 issues/year.

Tractor Safety Course:

Designed for youth ages 14-16. 4-Hers demonstrate their ability to safely maneuver equipment through and around objects with accuracy and efficiency. Course is held in the Spring.

4-H Camp Shehaqua:

Campers ages 8-13;Teens ages 14-19 serve as counselors. 4-Hers participate in a 5-day camp program in the Poconos during the summer.

Window Display Contest:

All 4-H Clubs. Clubs increase awareness of 4-H in the community by designing displays to be exhibited in public windows. Held during Pennsylvania and National 4-H weeks. March and October.