4-H Camp is an exciting opportunity for 4-H members in grades 3-6! Registration is due May 15 at the Wells County Extension Office located at the 4-H Park in Bluffton. Camp will fill up so don't delay if your child plans to attend.
4-H Round-Up is a great opportunity for 4-H members to learn new ideas, experience career opportunities and to meet other 4-H members from Wells County and across Indiana. Open to youth in grades 6-8. Registration due May 12, at the Wells county Extension Office.
Join 4-H members from around the state for the academy which includes hands-on activities various subject matter areas. Open to youth in grades 9-12. Registration due May 12 at the County Extension Office.
The Wells County 4-H Rule Book in it's entirety. Make sure to check here for important information!
Observing and studying wildlife can provide a lifetime of enjoyment. This project will help you learn to identify wildlife, basic wildlife needs, and how wildlife interact with other wildlife and with people. At the advanced level you will learn how to create a wildlife habitat, wherever you live.
The 4-H shooting sports project teaches safe operation of firearms and archery equipment. Volunteer instructors must be certified at a workshop. Six disciplines are offered at the state level: archery, hunting, muzzle loading, pistol, rifle, and shotgun. The disciplines offered in any county will depend on the availability of certified 4-H shooting sports instructors to teach the classes, ranges, and equipment.
The 4-H Horse and Pony 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 management, training, nutrition, housing, and health care are presented in the curricular materials, through workshops and activities such as horse bowl, Hippology and judging, and in preparation of an exhibit.