Welcome to Sussex County 4-H
Located in the northwest corner of New Jersey, Sussex County is host to more than
60 4-H clubs, 700 members and over 160 volunteers. This site has been established to share information among current members, parents and adult volunteers as well as provide information to those interested in joining 4-H or serving as a volunteer.
Branchville Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 27
The Town of Branchville will be holding their annual Memorial Day Parade on Monday, March 27. All Sussex 4-H club members are invited to participate. Those participating should meet at the Frankford Twp. Schools at 9:30 am. The parade will start at 10:00 am. 4-H members are invited to come to the Branchville American Legion Post on Route 206 afterwards for refreshments.
To register for the parade, contact Dan McCall (American Legion), 973-948-4550
Newton Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 27
The Annual Memorial Day Parade in Newton is schedule for Monday, May 27 beginning at 10:00 AM. Sussex 4-H clubs are invited to participate in this traditional holiday event by marching in the parade.
Note: The Chamber of Commerce has requested that participating 4-H clubs not bring animals to participate in this parade.
For more information and to download a registration form, click here.
MissionThe Rutgers Cooperative Extension 4-H Youth Development program uses a learn-by-doing approach to enable youth to develop the knowledge, attitudes, and skills they need to become competent, caring, and contributing citizens of the world. This mission is accomplished by using the knowledge and resources of the land-grant university system, along with the involvement of caring adults.
The 4-H Youth Development Program is part of Rutgers Cooperative Extension. 4-H educational programs are offered to all youth, grades K-13, on an age-appropriate basis, without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, or disability. For additional information, contact: 973-948-3040 or www.nj4h.rutgers.edu.