4-H teaches young people to address potentially controversial issues in a way that is respectful and thoughtful. At the same time, 4-H’ers develop their own views and learn ways to peacefully defend them. This is called civil discourse.
Summer 4-H Opportunities
Summer 4-H opportunities include Adulting 101 classes, the Kentucky 4-H Get Outside Challenge, Oldham County 4-H Fair, Kids Cooking Camp, and more.
Boredom Busters for Anytime, Anyplace
When your child says, "I'm bored," use these family activity tips to break up the boredom.
Outdoor Boredom Busters for Kids
Here are some ideas to get young people active and engaged with nature during this time of much uncertainty and to help break up the monotony.
2020 Report to the People
Oldham County Extension's Report to the People includes articles on 4-H leadership, nutrition education, Oldham County agriculture, and more.
2020 Achievement Award Winners
Congratulations to the Oldham County 4-H'ers who recently received Clover Achievement Levels!
Virtual 4-H Opportunities
Upcoming Oldham County 4-H virtual opportunities include virtual projects, Communications, Life Skills 101, and more.
2020-2021 Oldham County 4-H Clubs
Oldham County 4-H offers a variety of clubs for youth to develop their leadership skills while exploring and widening their interests. Most clubs will start this year by meeting virtually.
Talking to Youth About Finances
COVID-19 has strained many families' finances. If your budget has recently tightened, it's important to communicate with all family members about new financial realities, including youth.
2020 Summer 4-H Achievements
Congratulations to Andrew Myers, 4-H Shooting Sports Ambassador for 2020-2021! Congrats as well to the Oldham County 4-H'ers who competed in the 2020 Kentucky 4-H Dog and Horse Contests.