The 4-H/Youth Development program creates opportunities and supportive environments for youth and adults to become capable, competent and caring citizens. The emphasis is on "hands-on "learning that focuses on the youth's area of interest. Programs are conducted with the help of parents, adult volunteer leaders and professional staff who organize educational experiences. Youth participate in organized 4-H clubs, special interest and project groups, 4-H school enrichment programs, 4-H camp and other special activities.

It's time to sigh up for 4-H livestock. Elliott County youth 5 to 18 are invited to learn to raise and show livestock animals, from beef, swine, lambs, goats, chickens and rabbits. Sign up  by coming to the Extension Office on January 12, 2017 from 4:30PM to 6:30PM. Livestock classes will be scheduled on various dates begining on January 24, 2017 from 4:30 PM to 6:30PM at the Extension Office. A class schedule will be given out with all class dates at the sign up on January 12th.  Call our office at 606-738-6400 if you have any questions.

It's time to sign up for 4-H Shooting Sports. Come to find out what 4-H Shooting Sports is all about!!!

Open to all youth ages 9-18. Come to sign up for 4-H Shooting Sports on Tuesday March 21, 2017 at 5:00PM, at the Elliott County Extension Office. Call our office at 606-738-6400 if you have any questions.

The 4-H Motto is “To Make the Best Better.”

Please join  in our efforts to teach our children to do that and more!  

I Pledge
My head to clearer thinking,
My heart to greater loyalty,
My hands to larger service, and
My health to better living,
For my club, my community, my country, and my world.