4-H is a community of young people across America who are learning citizenship, leadership and life skills. 4-H is the community-based educational program of the University of Florida Cooperative Extension Service that involves youth ages 5- 18 in planned "learn by doing" experiences and positive supportive relationships. 4-H is open to all youth ages 5-18 regardless of race, color, religion, sex, disability or national origin.
4-H members "learn by doing", so your project work may include competing in a contest, going on a field trip, giving a speech, or working with an animal. Madison County has various community and special interest clubs for all ages.
There are a variety of opportunities for youth throughout the 4-H year. They can range from the one day workshops,residential Camp Cherry Lake for an entire week during the summer and State camps for teens.
Madison County 4-H has a variety of events to offer to youth and volunteers within the county and state. Some of these events include livestock shows, volunteer training's and much more!