Become a Teen 4-H Pollinator Habitat Ambassador
This program is open to youth in grades 8-13 and offers 6 training hours on topics related to pollinators, native plants, garden maintenance, establishing habitats, beekeeping, identifying insects, and more.
Trainings will be offered Thursdays over Zoom. Learn more about the program here.
Zoom Training Dates: April 13, April 27, May 11, May 25, 6:30 – 8 p.m. Sign Up Here
Ocean County 4-H Clover Lego Challenge
Sunday, April 23, 12:30-4:30 p.m.
at the Ocean County Agricultural Building in Toms River.
Open to all 4-H members, including Cloverbuds! Free event but participants are asked to bring a non-perishable item for a local food pantry. For more information contact Denise at email@example.com and 732-349-1227.
Support National 4-H Week
October 1st – 7th, 2023
Since 2010, Tractor Supply has partnered with 4‑H to help create Opportunity4All and raise more than $14 million through the Paper Clover campaign. The success of these campaigns has impacted over 81,500 youth by providing them with the tools and resources they need to move forward and reach their full potential.
100 percent of funds raised through the bi-annual Paper Clover campaign directly benefits 4‑H youth. 90 percent of donations directly support 4‑H youth in the state where the funds were raised, and the remaining 10 percent supports the overall mission and growth of 4‑H nationally.
New Jersey 4-H Dairy Judging Contest
Saturday, April 29, 2023
Cedar Lane Farm,87 Homestead Lane, Oldwick, NJ
Registration opens at 8:30 and the First Class promptly begins at 9 AM. No day-of-event entries will be accepted. Entries must be received by April 15. Request entry materials from Tracy Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit https://nj4h.rutgers.edu/dairy/dairyjudging/
NEW THIS SUMMER! 4-H Camp at Rutgers Gardens. For more information and registration visit our website at https://nj4hcamp.rutgers.edu/gardens.html You can also find more information on our camp guide: https://nj4hcamp.rutgers.edu/pdf/Gardens/Gardens%20Camp%20Guide%203.pdf#view=fitv For any questions about our program please email us at email@example.com or call our office (973-903-3253).
New Jersey 4-H State Public Presentation
June 11, 2023
Rutgers Academic Building,
15 Seminary Place, New Brunswick.
4-Hers in grades 8-13 who received a Blue Ribbon at county-level presentations are invited to participate. Those Sussex County eligible members received an email with the invitation. If you feel you should have received one and did not, please contact the 4-H Office.
Presentation options are: in-person, virtually on Zoom, or by recorded video. Details are available at https://nj4h.rutgers.edu/comm/publicpres/. Registrations must be completed through 4HOnline by Friday, May 26, 2023. Instructions on how to register are available here (PDF).
4-H Clubs are invited to participate in:
The registration form can be found here:
The deadline to register is May 15
Horse Project Events – Save the dates
New Jersey State 4-H Championship Horse Show
August 25-27, 2023 at the Gloucester County DREAM Park
New Date for NJ State 4-H Goat Show
The State 4-H Goat Show is moving to the Saturday of the Hunterdon County 4-H and Agricultural Fair, August 26, 2023.More info at https://nj4h.rutgers.edu/goats/goatshow/