In the Do Your Own Thing Project, a 4-H member takes an existing 4-H project and changes it to their interest; OR develops a project not now offered in 4-H OR exhibits a 4-H project that is not offered in Fulton County. Examples include: Beekeeping, Computer, Soil & Water, Strawberries, Weeds. The exhibit should be one that could not be exhibited in any other project.
4-H members plant and care for corn and exhibit 2 stalks.
4-H Collection projects gives 4-H members an opportunity to share their collection with others. 4-H members include an inventory of their collection along with value, source and date when added.
4-H members present an idea on a 22" x 28" poster that shares something they have learned about dogs. This poster can be on care, health, kinds of dogs, showing and grooming or any other topic that has to do with dogs.
The 4-H electricity/electronics program provides youth with educational information about electricity and how it can be used to benefit the human race. The electricity/electronics program develops project skills (i.e., safe practices, proper use of fuses and circuit breakers, proper lighting techniques, proper wiring techniques) and life skills (i.e., decision-making, using science and technology, developing communication skills).
There are more kinds of insects in the world than all other organisms combined. They live on the earth's surface, in the soil, and in water. Insects live in deserts, rain forests, hot springs, snow fields, and dark caves. This project will help you study insect and their relationship with people. You can also learn how to collect, preserve, and identify insects.
The Child Development 4-H project uses instructional materials that deal with young children at different ages (i.e., infants, toddlers, pre-school) and baby-sitting. 4-H members learn about characteristics of various ages and are provided interactive activities that can be used when caring for children.