Tippecanoe County Mini 4-H

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Purdue Tippecanoe County Extension
1950 South 18th Street
Lafayette, IN 47905
(765) 474-0793
Mini 4-H is a program designed to encourage children’s positive development. The NON-COMPETITIVE learning environment for Mini 4-H includes workshop opportunities, club participation, simple, interesting activities that are fun, exhibiting projects and preparation for the regular 4-H program. This project is for youth who are currently in kindergarten, first or second grade As of January 1st of the current year. This program is intended to prepare youth for the regular 4-H program. Special workshops are planned to help the Mini 4-Hers. The kindergarten and first grade youth may exhibit 1 project and second graders may exhibit up to 2 projects from the list below. Project manuals shall be completed for each project including the record sheet prior and must be brought to judging. All Mini 4-Hers must complete Fair entry between May 16th and June 15th. At this time, they will select their project. Projects are not “judged”, but are looked at by Junior Leaders who discuss the project(s) with the Mini 4-H member and provide feedback. Everyone receives a participation ribbon. Rewards will be identical and/or ribbons of the same color for everyone. Project will be on display for the entire 4-H Fair.