The Pulaski County Jr. Leaders 4-H Club are selling mums for their 2017 Fall Fundraiser. They are taking orders now through September 25, 2017 for yellow, pink, bronze, red, purple, and white mums at $8 each or 2 for $15. Please contact a 4-H Jr. Leader or the Extension office at 574-946-3412 to place your orders.
The 4-H Horse and Pony Project provides youth with valuable information about properly caring for their animal. Meetings and activities (such as workshops, horse bowl, & Hippology) provide youth with a fun and hands-on learning experience which develops both horse & pony subject skills (such as nutrition, housing, and health care) and life skills (such as responsibility, decision-making, nurturing, and communications). Skills are learned under the direction of caring adults.
The 4-H Dog Project provides youth a fun and hands-on learning experience that develops life skills, as well as teaches valuable information about properly caring for their animal. Subjects such as general care, nutrition housing, training and health care are presented in the curricular materials, through workshops and in preparation of an exhibit. Youth also have the opportunity to develop responsibility, decision-making, nurturing, and communication skills through active participation in the 4
The 2017 4-H Non-Livestock Handbook is now available. The handbook includes Pulaski County and State 4-H policies, guidelines, and 4-H project exhibit requirements.
Do Your Own Thing is a county project. The purpose of this project is to allow Pulaski County 4-H members to express themselves by either taking an existing 4-H project and modifying it to their own interests or developing a new project that is not currently offered in 4-H.
The NEW 2016 Suggested Garden Exhibits Guide (4-H-970-W) is now posted online at https://www.edustore.purdue.edu/item.asp?Item_Number=4-H-970-W.
Mini 4-H is a fun and educational program designed to help build self-esteem by
providing youth the opportunity to learn and be recognized through noncompetitive
experiential learning. It also helps develop an interest in continuing
into the 4-H program. Pulaski County Mini 4-H members are those enrolled in grades 1 and 2 on January of the current year, regardless of age.