Madison County 4-H is the youth development program of Cornell University Cooperative Extension of Madison County. Our office is located in Morrisville, New York right across the street from Morrisville State College.
4-H is the nation's largest youth development and empowerment organization, reaching more than 7 million 4-H youth in all walks of life. 4-H members engage in hands-on learning activities in all curriculum areas, including science, math, healthy living, and community service. Members participate in public speaking through public presentations. Youth and adults work together as one. Members develop life long skills that help them succeed, they grow and contribute as active citizens through service and leadership.
Want to join or volunteer? Contact Us! 315-684-3001
Madison County 4-H Youth Development Staff:
Craig Brown - 4-H Educator
Phone: 315-684-3001 ext. 111
As 4-H members we pledge our hands to greater service. Please utilize the Community Service Hours Tracking Form (found here) to track your community service activities with 4-H, your school, and other local organizations. We appreciate all you do within the community!
For some guidelines and tips for youth interested in working - visit the Cultivate Safety by clicking here.
The Cornell University Department of Animal Science is pleased to announce Animal Crackers 2019 "Horse Feathers – We All Flock Together" on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Cornell University. The up-coming program will incorporate both horse and poultry topics for youth ages 9-12 or those with a beginner level knowledge of the species. All youth, 4-H and non-4-H, are invited to participate. Adult chaperones are also invited to attend to make Horse Feathers a family affair!
Interesting, educational, hands-on activities are being planned to make Horse Feathers a memorable teaching event. Participants will have the opportunity to learn horse or poultry care, biology, or management while having fun. There will also be some lunch time activities, some special guests and more! Are you ready for an egg and spoon race with stick horses?
Cost of the program will be $15/youth and register for the event at https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/AnimalCrackers_225. More information is posted on the Animal Crackers website: http://4h.ansci.cornell.edu/events-2/animal-crackers/ Mark your calendars for one the most exciting animal science programs of 2019!
Need to reserve hotel rooms? Reserve before April 19 to get a group discount at the Clarion Inn by the Triphammer Mall. http://4h.ansci.cornell.edu/events-2/animal-crackers/animal-crackers-lodging/
Friendly reminder: Plan to wear clean clothes and shoes that were not worn for morning farm chores, for biosecurity purposes. Disposable booties will be provided upon request.
The 4-H youth development program provides opportunities for all youth ages 5-19 to participate in innovative, fun programs through which they develop life skills.
Enrollment, Re-Enrollment, Volunteer, and Other Forms Can be Found Here!
4-H Calendar is now available!!! Check out the upcoming events the 4-H office has to offer and feel free to share your club events.
4-H Agriculture & Tractor Safety Certification Program
Last updated March 20, 2019