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.
Rutgers Science Saturdays
Students in grades 5-9 are invited come to Rutgers University to explore Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).
4-H Rutgerscience Saturdays invite young people to experience the cutting edge research going on at Rutgers University through hands on investigations in science and engineering along side Rutgers University scientists and engineers. As a youth development organization, our objective is to provide an exciting, supportive, and intellectually stimulating environment for young people to explore STEM career fields.
|Bats and Bugs!||September 28, 2013||Environmental Sciences Building , Rutgers University, School of the Environment and Biological Sciences, Cook Campus|
|Urban Ecology||November 16, 2013||Environmental Sciences Building , Rutgers University, School of the Environment and Biological Sciences, Cook Campus|
|Parasites and How They Got That Way||February 15, 2014||Environmental Sciences Building , Rutgers University, School of the Environment and Biological Sciences, Cook Campus|
|Spy Technology||March 29, 2014||TBA- check back soon for registration information. This event is being planned with the Rutgers University Engineering Program.|
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.