4-H Project Rule Book
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A 4-H project is a series of learning experiences for 4-H members. There are 60 project areas available for 4-H'ers to choose from in Franklin County. Most projects have manuals or books to assist the 4-H'er with his/her project. 4-H is a "learn by doing" program. Leaders, Junior Leaders and parents are encouraged to teach and show members how to complete a task, but members are expected to learn how to do things themselves, and complete their own projects. One of the fundamental principles
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4-H is the largest youth serving organization in the U.S.A. It is a volunteer-led organization that reaches youth through a variety of programs in both rural and urban settings. 4-H programs are hands-on, age-appropriate, and university-based. 4-H helps youth improve their self-confidence, learn responsibility and subject matter, and develop leadership, citizenship, communication, and decision-making skills that can be applied over a lifetime.
hazy hilltop view of the Franklin County 4-H Fairgrounds
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The Franklin County 4-H Fair is a favorite family friendly summer activity for the residents of Franklin County. It takes place the 3rd week in July at the 4-H Fairgrounds in Brookville, Indiana. Visit us to see the incredible 4-H exhibits, quality livestock and animal shows, open class exhibits, rides, food, games, grandstand events and more! Admission to the fair is free!
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Join us at the Franklin County 4-H Fairgrounds in Brookville Indiana on Saturday, May 10 for the Color Me Green 4-H Fun Run! Color Me Green is a Purdue Extension 4-H Youth Development sponsored color run being held across Indiana between March - July, 2014. Runners will be showered with GREEN colored powder at various stations along the run. The two mile run is untimed and has no winners or prizes—it's all done in the spirit of fun!
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Refer to this year's Franklin County 4-H Rulebook for complete project information.
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Refer to this year's Franklin County 4-H Rulebook for complete project information.
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Refer to this year's Franklin County 4-H Rulebook for complete project information.

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