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4-H Youth Development

Click on the Photos below to learn more about these 4-H Programs!

4H Clover Logo
Club Meetings
4H Honor Club of Tennessee logo
Honor Club
Summer isn't summer without 4-H Camp Poster
4-H Camp
Grainger County 4-H Livestock Logo
Livestock and Poultry
On My Own Logo
On My Own
Financial Education
Tennessee Shooting sports logo
Shooting Sports

4-H encourages diverse groups of youth to develop their unique skills and talents to the fullest potential. Young people participate in 4-H through clubs, special interest groups, after-school programs, camps and many other activities. “Learning by doing” through hands on activities and community involvement empowers 4-H’ers to develop and strengthen life skills.

Youth participate in 4-H through school 4-H clubs, community clubs, special interest groups, after-school programs, camps and many other activities. Although there are many common activities, each county in Tennessee has its own unique programs and areas of emphasis.

4-H is a unique educational program for students in elementary through high school. It encourages diverse groups of youth to develop their skills and talents to the fullest. As 4-H’ers, youth actively participate in activities, events and projects that develop and strengthen life skills. 4-H is open to everyone. Each county has exciting and fun programs!

Contact us to find out about the 4-H clubs in your community.

4-H Pledge

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.

Grainger County UT Extension

Contact Information

Matthew McGinnis

Agent: Matthew McGinnis
Phone: (865) 828-3411
Email:
mcginnis@utk.edu

​​​Forms and Applications

F600A – Youth Health Form

F600B – Adult Health Form

Online Enrollment Form – All Grades (Preferred Method)

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