We are now taking applications for the Four County Learn to Serve program! 4CLS is a Purdue Extension Program in Fayette, Franklin, Rush and Wayne counties to help youth in grades 9-11 develop their leadership skills, foster civic awareness and promote responsible volunteerism!
The Franklin County 4-H Fair is a favorite family friendly summer activity for the residents and visitors 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!
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
It's time for 4-H SWINE ID! Please identify your animals in 4Honline by May 15! Complete instructions are included in the related files. Please download and read or complete all three of the files listed.
Refer to this year's Franklin County 4-H Rulebook and Supplement for complete project information.
This year the 4-H Project Labels have changed to match the label size for the Indiana State Fair projects. Download yours here!
The Mini 4-H labels have been updated too!
Many thanks to those who enrolled in the Indiana 4-H Youth Development Program using the new 4HOnline system. In this year of transition to a new enrollment system and our move to focus on year-round educational programming for the 4-H youth we serve, we don't want to leave anyone out.
If you were unable to enroll by January 15 and wish to participate in Indiana 4-H, simply contact us at the Purdue Extension Franklin County Office.
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