Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station | [Cooperative Extension of Morris County]

Current Events

Here's what's happening in Morris County 4-H!

Texas 4-H Relief Support

The gulf coast region of Texas has experienced massive damage and destruction from Hurricane Harvey. In response to the disaster on the coast many local 4-H clubs are hosting supply drives where items can be delivered quickly and efficiently to the storm zone. The Texas 4-H Youth Development Program and the Texas 4-H Youth Development
Foundation are facilitating a monetary campaign to directly support 4-H club and
county programs in the hurricane zone. Click here to learn more.

Holiday Card Contest

Due October 18th

4-H members are encouraged to enter the Holiday Card Contest. Send in as many entries as you like! All entries must be on white paper (½ sheet size – 5½” by 8½”), in black ink/marker, include a winter theme and greeting for the inside of the card. Be sure to place your name, grade, phone number and 4-H club on the back of each entry.

Club Leader & Member 4HOnline Registrations

Due October 27th

All 4-H club members (new and returning) and club leaders MUST be currently registered in 4HOnline by October 27th. This is a state requirement that must be met to continue attending 4-H programs. Need assistance? Contact the 4-H office.

Awards Night

RSVP Deadline: October 27th

Event date: November 3rd, 6:30-9:30pm

It's time to celebrate the achievements of our 4-H members! Join us for this special event to honor our 4-H volunteers, recognize our outstanding 4-H members, and meet other 4-H families in Morris County. Click here for more information.

Leadership Washington Focus (LWF) Applications

November 1st

Held at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Maryland on July 16-20, 2018, this annual conference is open to 4-H members in grades 6-8. Participants will represent Morris County 4-H on a national level, strengthen their leadership skills in workshops, and learn how they can positively impact the 4-H program in their community. Guest speakers, hands-on workshops, and tours of D.C. landmarks are just some of the events planned. Learn more and apply.

4-H Awards Night

November 3rd (doors open at 6:00pm)

RSVP: October 27th

The annual 4-H Awards Night celebrates the accomplishments of our 4-H members over the past year. All 4-H families, volunteers, and friends are invited to join in the celebration. Stay tuned for more details.

Holiday Caroling Party

December 3rd, 1:30-3:30pm

Everyone is invited to spread holiday cheer to the residents of Morris View Healthcare Center (located next door to the 4-H office). Participants will distribute the 4-H holiday card to the residents while caroling through the hallways. Project animals are invited, too! (Leashes and cages please.) Please bring a holiday snack to share for after caroling. Contact the 4-H office to let us know you'll be there!