After School kids playing with the goat kids.
Image by Justin Hicks
4-H Shooting Sports - target
Image by Nick Hamilton-Honey
4-H Members at poultry judging
Image by Judy Boyer
4-H Judging

4-H Youth Development

4-H Youth Programs St. Lawrence County

Casey Caswell, the 4-H Youth and Family Team Leader, and Nicki Hamilton-Honey, a 4-H Educator, at the Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County, discuss the youth programs available to school-aged youth with NCM Host Donna Seymour. They look at the school and after school programs, the various 4-H clubs, and the summer learning and recreation camps that Cooperative Extension operates.

Welcome to St. Lawrence County 4-H! 4-H programs and activities are offered in a wide variety of formats such as organized 4-H clubs, 4-H afterschool opportunities, connections to 4-H camps and statewide 4-H activities. Over 6,000 young people aged 5 to 19 take part in 4-H activities in St. Lawrence County every year.

4-H Mission

4-H empowers youth to reach their full potential working and learning in partnership with caring adults.

4-H Vision

A world in which youth and adults learn, grow, and work together as catalysts for positive change. 4-H is the nation's largest youth development organization. Through research - driven programming, 4-H'ers engage in hands-on learning activities in the areas of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), Citizenship, and healthy living. For youth ages 5-18yrs old.

Last updated January 16, 2018