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What is 4-H ?

4-H is a community of young people across Kansas engaged in learning leadership, citizenship, and life skills. Caring adults that support our programs are essential for youth to achieve their potential based on the guidance, respect, skills, knowledge and wisdom adults can share.

4-H is a nationwide program. Each of the four H's of the clover represent ways youth can grow and develop.

  • H ead, critical thinking, problem solving;
  • H eart, self-discipline, integrity, communication;
  • H ands, serving others; and
  • H ealth, choosing healthy lifestyles.

In 4-H, youth have fun with a purpose!


2019-2020 WyCo 4-H Handbook and Master Calendar - To Come

This all inclusive calendar contains all events happening in our 4-H program, including countywide community service events, state event deadlines, community club meetings, project meetings, 4-H project leader, 4-H Club Leader contact information, 4-H project and club Facebook groups and MORE!

This is a pilot year for Wyandotte County to have a 4-H Handbook and Master Calendar, versus a monthly newsletter. This resource can also be found on 4-H Online profiles, and events have been created on our public Wyandotte County 4-H page for countywide events and deadlines. 4-H clubs and projects have individualized groups and pages to network and plan events for membership.  For questions regarding the 4-H Handbook and Master Calendar please reach out to 4-H Staff.


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Contact Us

Jessie Carr
4-H Youth Development Agent
913-299-9300 ext. 105

Debra Sweeten
4-H Youth Development Program Assistant
913-299-9300 ext. 116