VA Pesticide Applicator Re-certification
April 18, 2018
9:00am - 4:00pm
Categories: 3a, 3b, 5a, 6, 8, 10, 60
Northampton Community Center - 1435-A Todds Lane, Hampton, VA 23666
Registration Fee: $40 if received by April 11, 2018 (Late Fee: $50, space permitting); Municipal/Government Employees registration fee is $10.00 (Late Fee: $20, space permitting)
All kids can join 4-H, boys and girls, kids in grades K-12, in all counties in the U.S., on military bases all over the world, in cities, suburbs, small towns, in the country, and on Reservations. 4-H means to you bet active experiental learning, learning by doing, youth are leaders, youth are volunteers, and kids pick their own projects. 4-H has lots of projects: photography, technology, leadership, animals, horticulture, health, citizenship, nutrition, clothing, rocketry, woodworking, entomology, and arts and theatre. 4-H youth are cared about and feel a sense of BELONGING, influence people and events through decision-making and action-exercising INDEPENDENCE, learn skills to make positive career and life choices - a sense of MASTERY, and learn that helping others through community service is important - experiencing GENEROSITY.
HEAD, HEART, HANDS, HEALTH
The 4-H Clover means the projects are fun, kids are actively involved, there is quality curriculum, the program is educational and the leaders care about kids.
Hampton 4-H Teen Club
Hampton 4-H Teen Club focuses on citizenship, leadership, and civic engagement to foster a strong commitment to community service throughout the City of Hampton. Our club is comprised of a diverse group of youth ranging in ages 13-18. Members of the teen club are held at a high standard, and their dedication and service shines through their volunteerism in the community. The Hampton Teen Club is growing quickly and new members are always welcomed.
4-H Has Gone CSI! Youth will learn about DNA structures and DNA distractions through hands-on 3-Dimensional activities using candies and other items. Youth will acquire life skills in communication, social, problem solving and decision making planning and organizing skills.
What's Bugging You?
I spy a creepy crawler! Youth will learn the life cycle, behavior, environment and habits of harmful and beneficial insects through fun and challenging insect-based experiences. Youth will acquire life skills in problem solving and decision making, communications, applying science process skills, relating to change, planning and organizing.
Youth will learn new and exciting things about science through hands-on activities. The program is designed for youth to understand basic principles such as the concept of magnetism, electron flow, circuit design and circuit design principles. Youth will acquire life skills in problem solving and decision making, communication, critical thinking, and teamwork.
Science Discovery Series
Weird Science! Making science fun is the goal of this program. Youth will explore basic science and how to protect the environment through hands-on activities. Youth will acquire life skills in problem solving and decision making, communication, critical thinking, and teamwork.
4-H Lights - Camera - Action!
Program empowers youth to communicate their ideas, exhibit their potential, and take action in their communities through engaging youth in hands- on media production and share their perspectives on the social issues that affect them. Youth will acquire life skills in problem solving and decision making, communication, cooperation, critical thinking, contributing to group effort and teamwork.
Youth will actively participate in character building activities based on the Six Pillars of Character (Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, and Citizenship). Youth will acquire life skills in problem solving and decision making, communication, cooperation, accepting differences, critical thinking, self-discipline, social skills and to foster a sense of empathy and respect for others. Can visit website at: http://charactercounts.org/ for more information.
4-H Health Rocks!
Health Rocks! ® provides health information regarding norms and consequences of youth in areas of tobacco, alcohol, and drug usage. Focuses on tips and key health messages embedded in the hands-on activities. Youth will acquire life skills in communication, responsible citizenship, self-discipline, social and healthy life styles choices.
2018 Junior 4-H Camp
When: July 23-27, 2018
Where: Jamestown 4-H Educational Center
Who: Boys & Girls Ages: 9-13 (Must be 9 years old by September 30, 2018)
Cost: Early Bird Fee - $240.00, Regular Fee - $260.00
Engaging with Communities
Virginia Cooperative Extension specialists in community viability work with Extension agents, campus-based faculty, organizational partners, communities, and individuals to further opportunity and build capacity in five program areas:
- Leadership & Planning
- Community Enterprise and Resiliency
- Community Food System and Enterprises
- Community Planning
- Emerging Community Issues
Examples of our work include training county elected officials, educating entrepreneurs, facilitating collaborative projects, supporting the growth of community food systems and local economies, enhancing agent skills and community capacity in facilitation and leadership, conducting problem-driven research, and creating publications and tools that address critical community needs.
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