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Growing a 4-H Computer Science Career Pathway

4-H Teen Leaders Fiona Reyes and Santiago Piva

The 4-H Youth Development Program (4-H) and Google are coming together for a first-of-kind collaboration to bring computer science, computational thinking, communication, and collaboration skills to kids across the country, establishing a 4-H Computer Science (CS) Career Pathway. The goal of the collaboration between 4-H...

Posted on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 2:17 AM
  • Author: Santiago Piva
  • Author: Fiona Reyes

How 4-H'ers can help with disaster relief

Hurricane Harvey; rescue by Army National Guard

Recently the news has been dominated by coverage of Hurricane Harvey's destruction in Texas and along the Gulf Coast. Thousands of people are estimated to be displaced. Hurricane Harvey could be the costliest natural disaster in U.S. history. Locally in California, wildfires are burning in various parts of the...

Posted on Friday, September 1, 2017 at 3:42 PM
  • Author: Jenna Colburn

California 4-H Western Heritage team goes to Montana

CA Award winners: Front row: EmmaLee (brown skirt)-Kern County; Hope (knee-level coat)-Kern County; Christine (holding medal)-Kern County; Garrett-Kern County; 2nd Row: Thomas (2nd from right)-Santa Clara County

This year, for the first time ever, a 4-H Western Heritage team from California attended the National 4-H Western Heritage Conference and Championship Shoot, held August 1 – 3, 2017 in historic Fort Benton, Montana. Seven 4-H members from Kern County and one from Santa Clara travelled to Fort Benton to participate...

Posted on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 5:42 PM
  • Author: John Borba

Youth DRIVE the State Leadership Conference

Drive logo

Over 200 youth participants attended State Leadership Conference (SLC) on July 20-23 at UC Davis. The SLC Planning Committee came up with the theme, "DRIVE-Find your place on the map." The focus of the conference was on finding what is important to you, making a plan and getting there. Alumni join the Opening...

Posted on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 12:55 PM

STEM Grows in 4-H!


We are launching our monthly STEM Highlights with two stories about 4-H'ers doing STEM projects in their clubs. Emily in the North Stockton 4-H is starting up an Astronomy project, and Casey, Elyjah and Sencio in Madera are having fun with Junk Drawer Robotics! Astronomy in North Stockton Hi, My...

Posted on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at 12:19 AM
  • Contributor: Emily Stenzler
  • Contributor: Casey, Elyjah and Sencio Madera
  • Editor: Suzanne Morikawa

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