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4-H Youth and Family


4-H Afterschool

AS - 4-H Afterschool Engagement Tiers    

Tiers of possible ways for 4-H and local afterschool programs to engage and work together.

List is generally from less to more involvement and increased partnership.

AS - 4-H Afterschool Partnership Questionnaire    

Questionnaire for exploring possible 4-H engagement with local afterschool programs. 

AS - 4-H Afterschool Program Feedback Form    

'Tell Us What You Think' 4-H Afterschool Feedback form for use by youth at the end of a program, session or year (at least 6 hours total). Based on 4-H Essential Elements/Circle of Courage concepts of belonging, mastery, independence and generosity plus a few general feedback questions. 

AS - 4H Afterschool Partnership Plan    

4H Afterschool Partnership Plan for possible use by UNHCE 4H staff with county based afterschool programs. Can be used as a template for modification as needed.

AS - Teens as Volunteer Leaders    

Recruiting and Training Teens to Work with Younger Youth in After-School Programs

HL - Microwave Magic - Evaluation    

Project sheet checklist for youth who participate in the program.

HL - Microwave Magic - Getting Started    

2013 - Microwave Magic Kit

HL - Microwave Magic - Learn More    

Supplements the 8 lessons in the Microwave Magic Kit

HL - Microwave Magic - Lesson 1    

Includes planning guide, teaching guide, recipes, and handouts for Lesson 1

HL - Microwave Magic - Lesson 2 - Micro Magicians    

Planning and Teaching Guides, recipes, and activity sheets

HL - Microwave Magic - Lesson 3 - Breakfast    

Planning and teaching guides, recipes, activity sheets

HL - Microwave Magic - Lesson 4 - Healthy Snacks    

Planning and teaching guides, recipes, activity sheets

HL - Microwave Magic - Lesson 6 - Meals    

Planning and teaching guides, recipes

HL - Microwave Magic - Tools for Teaching    

Documents to assist volunteers in preparing to teach Microwave Magic

HL - What Does It Mean to Pledge My Health to Better Living?    

4th H for Health Complete Leaders Packet

Strafford County 4-H on WOKQ    

Strafford County 4-H on WOKQ

YD - 4-H Framework    

One page graphic overview of 4-H components

YD - Cloverbud Activity Checklist    

Checklist to help determine appropriate activities for Cloverbud program.


Bullying and Civility

STAND UP New Hampshire - Participating Schools & Organizations    

STAND UP New Hampshire - Participating Schools & Organizations


Camps

Barry Conservation 4-H Camp - Week 1    

4-H Shooting Sports - Week 1 - June 21-26, 2015

Barry Conservation 4-H Camp - Week 2    

Mini Camp, June 28 to July 1, 2015

Barry Conservation 4-H Camp - Week 3    

Fish Camp, July 5-10, 2015

Barry Conservation 4-H Camp - Week 4    

4-H On The Wild Side, July 12-17, 2015

Barry Conservation 4-H Camp - Week 5    

Hunter Education, July 19-24, 2015

Barry Conservation 4-H Camp - Week 6    

North Country Adventure, July 26-31, 2015

Barry Conservation 4-H Camp - Week 7    

Junior Conservation Officer Camp

August 2-6, 2015

Camp - Barry Conservation 4-H Camp - 4-H Foundation of NH Campership Application Form    

2-page application for campership from 4-H Foundation of NH for Barry Conservation Camp

Camp - Barry Conservation 4-H Camp - Deer Mgt Assn Campership App    

One page campership application for partial camp scholarship from Deer Mgt Assn.


Managing Money


Member Resources

2016 4-H Grow True Leaders Campaign    

What is the Grow True Leaders Campaign? Why Should You Participate? Three Ways To Take Action

4-H Club Officer- Reporter Handbook    

4-H Club Officer- Reporter Handbook

4-H Emblem (clover) for Electronic Media     

Official 4-H emblem (clover) for use in electronic media. Unzip the file for a folder with multiple file types.

4-H Emblem (clover) for Print    

Official 4-H emblem (clover) for use in print media. Unzip the file for a folder with multiple file types. 

4-H Foods Festival    

Hillsborough County 4-H Foods Festival

4-H Goat Clinic 2016    

4-H Goat Clinic

4-H Goat Clinic 2016 Save The Date    

Save the date - 2016 4-H goat clinic

4-H Name and Emblem Regulations     
Reference guide on how and when to use the legal 4-H emblem and name.
4-H Project Page    

Project form

4-H Sheep Clinic 2016 Save The Date    

Save the Date 2016 4-H Sheep Clinic

4-H Stories from the Heart    

Book order form

4-H YD Introductory Flyer    

4-page promotional piece - general introduction to 4-H Youth Development and 4-H Foundation of NH

4hOnline - Animal Enrollment    

Instructions for 4-H members to enroll their animals in the 4hOnline system. Also known as the intent to show form. 

4HOnline - Family Instructions    

Help sheet for Families enrolling with 4Honline

4hOnline - Re-Enrolling    

This document provides details on re-enrolling in 4-H via the 4hOnline.com system.  (as of 6-29-2015)

AnSci - 2015 4-H Market Lamb Information    

General information about the 4-H Market Lamb Show & Auction September 13, 2015

AnSci - 2016 Horse Quiz Bowl Entry Packet    

2016 Horse Quiz Bowl entry packet for members age 12 - 18

AnSci - 4-H Animal Science Skills Survey 2015    

4-page paper copy of this survey for members.  There is also an online version at:

https://unh.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_b7NfR7EThnSDsfX

AnSci - 4-H Goat Clinic    

New Hampshire 4-H Goat Clinic 2014

AnSci - 4-H Market Lamb Buyer's Guide    

A guide for new buyers to the 4-H Market Lamb Show and Auction.

AnSci - 4-H Sheep Day    

One-day sheep clinic day in June replacing former 3-day clinic in July

 

AnSci - ADGA dairy goat scorecard    

ADGA dairy goat scorecard

AnSci - AgDiscovery 2016    

Informational Flyer for AgDiscovery 2016

AnSci - Alpaca and Llama Show Association Handbook    

A handbook outlining rules for alpaca and llama shows.

AnSci - Alpaca and Llama Show Association Youth Judging Manual    

A manual describing how to judge Alpaca and Llama's. 

AnSci - Animal Intent to Show Form    

Animals to be shown in any 4-H animal class must be listed on this form and submitted to the 4-H County Extension office on or before the deadlines listed on form. This form certifies that the animal(s) listed are eligible to be shown by the 4-H member.


Formly known as "4-H Animal Approval Form"

AnSci - Animal Lease Form    

2-page Record of 4-H Lease of an animal -  form and policy

AnSci - Basic Judging -- The Hindquarters    

Powerpoint about judging focusing on the hindquarters of the horse

AnSci - Beekeeping Essay Contest    

Contest sponsored by the Foundation for The Preservation of Honeybees, Inc.

AnSci - Dog Health Form    

One-page form for 4-H dog shows

AnSci - Dog Intent to Show Form    

4-H dog intent to show form

AnSci - ESE 4-H Dog Qualification Form    

NH 4-H Dog Qualification Form for ESE

AnSci - Fall Fuzzies Horse Show    

The 2015 Fall Fuzzies Horse Show October 11, 2015

AnSci - Goat Show Book    

4-H Goat Show Book. A manual to serve as a guide for 4-H leaders and members involved in the 4-H Goat Project in New Hampshire.

AnSci - Horse Judging - Defects and their results    

Conformation faults and the resulting problems.

AnSci - Horse Judging Oral Reasons Scoresheet    

Horse Judging Oral Reasons Scoresheet

AnSci - Horse Qualifying Show    

Hillsborough County 4-H horse Qualifying Show for state show.

AnSci - Horse Quiz Bowl Question Writing Guidelines    

Horse Quiz Bowl Question Writing Guidelines

AnSci - Horse vs Donkey slide show    

Horse vs Donkey slide show

AnSci - Livestock Committee December 2015 Minutes    

Livestock Committee December 2015 Minutes

AnSci - Livestock Committee January 2016 Minutes    

Livestock Committee January 2016 Minutes

AnSci - Market Lamb New Workbook    

Market Lamb Workbook for New Participants

AnSci - Market Lamb T-shirt Sponsor Form    

2015 Market Lamb T-shirt Sponsor Form

AnSci - NH 4-H Dairy Qualifying Show    

News release article(s) for annual event

AnSci - NH 4-H Horse Program Cover Design Contest     

One-page description of contest rules/instructions.

AnSci - NH Dairy Goat Seminar 2016    

NH Dairy Goat Seminar 2016

AnSci - NH Fair Schedule    

List of NH fairs with links to websites

AnSci - NH Fairs and 4-H Entry Information    

New Hampshire Fair Schedule and 4-H Entry Information.

AnSci - NH State 4-H Horse Show    

Nh State 4-H Horse Show

AnSci - NH Supplement to the New England 4-H Horse Show Rules    

Links on last page updated June 2012

AnSci - Northeast Shepherds Forum    

Northeast Shepherds Forum brocure

AnSci - Novice Hippology Sponsored by Rockingham County    

entry form for Novice Hippology

AnSci - Novice Horse Judging sponsored by Rockingham County    

Novice Horse Judging sponsored by Rockingham County info and entry form

AnSci - Plants Poisonous to Equines    

Slideshow of the most poisonous plants affecting equines.

AnSci - Sheep Leadline Commentary revised 043015    

Sheep Leadline Commentary form for narration during judging.

AnSci - Swine Project Guide    

Texas 4-H Swine Project Guide

AnSci -- Ag Tour 2016    

Info and registration for Tri State Ag Tour

AnSci -- Market Lamb Workbook Returning Participants    

Market Lamb Workbook for Returning Participants

AnSci -- Meat Goat Workbook    

Meat Goat Workbook for New Auction Participants

AnSci -- Swine Workbook for New Participants    

Swine Workbook for New Auction Participants

AnSci -- Virginia Junior Horse Project Record    

Senior Horse Project Record Book for members to record goals and project details.

AnSci -- Virginia Senior Horse Project Record    

Record book for members to record goals and project activities

Award - NH 4-H Alumni Award    

Instructions for annual New Hampshire 4-H Alumni Award nominations.

Awd - NH 4-H Resumes/State & National Awards     

Applying for state and national 4-H awards is similar to applying for a job. Hopefully a member has used the "Marketing You" or other processes to be developing a portfolio to document their experiences. Each part of the awards packet builds upon the other.

Blue Seal Round Up Your Change    

Blue Seal Round Up Your Change May 2016

Blue Seal Round Up Your Change    

Blue Seal Round Up Your Change

Camp - Barry Conservation 4-H Camp - 4-H Foundation of NH Campership Application Form    

2-page application for campership from 4-H Foundation of NH for Barry Conservation Camp

Camp - Barry Conservation 4-H Camp - Deer Mgt Assn Campership App    

One page campership application for partial camp scholarship from Deer Mgt Assn.

Ch - 4-H Clubs/Programs-Cheshire    

List of clubs/programs in Cheshire Co

Charles W. Buck Memorial Scholarship    

The award is given to a second, third or fourth year undergraduate student in agricultural studies, including pre-veterinary

Club - Checklist for County Records    

Checklist for 4-H Youth county records

Club - County 4-H Record Form - Age 11-13    

County 4-H youth development record form

Club - County 4-H Record Form - Age 8-10    

County 4-H youth development record form

Club - County 4-H Record Form - Senior Members    

County 4-H youth development record form

Club - County 4-H Record Guide - Age 11-13    

County 4-H records Guide

Club - County 4-H Record Guide - Age 8-10    

County 4-H records guide

Club - Intermediate 4-H Record Toolbox    

Intermediate 4-H Record Toolbox

Club - Junior Record Project Page    

Junior Record Project Page

Club - Officer Handbooks (President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer)    

Merrimack County 4-H Club Handbooks for Officers

Club - Planning Your Meeting    

4-H Club President's Guide to planning a meeting.

Club - President's Duties    

4-H President Manual

 

Club - Reporter Duties    

4-H Club Reporter Duties

Club - Secretary's Record Book    

Secretary's record book

Club - Treasurer's Record Book    

Treasurer's record book

Comm - Action Exhibits    

Fact Sheet on how to produce a good action exhibit

Comm - Communications 101 Brochure 2016    

Communications 101 Brochure 2016

Comm - Communications Score Sheets     

Score Sheets for the 4-H Communications Projects including: Action Exhibits, Demonstrations, and Public Speaking

Comm - Demonstration How To    

Detailed instructions on how to prepare a 4-H Demonstration

Comm - Getting 4-Hers Involved in Oral Presentations    

Oral Presentations are used in 4-H by both leaders and members as ways of sharing information, teaching poise, and gaining self-confidence. "Show me how", "Let me see how you do that", and "I'll show you how" are methods used to teach others the skills we have learned.

Comm - Poster Tips    

Guidelines for designing posters

Comm - Share a Talent...Show off a Skill    

A fact sheet on tips on how to give an action exhibit

Comm - State & County 4-H Photography Rules/Entry    

Rules and Entry form for the State 4-H Photography contest

CS - 4-H Community Service Goals    

4-H Serving to Learn, Learning to Serve

EPIC - UNHM - Summer Camp    

EPIC - UNHM - Summer Camp

FCS - 4-H Food Chef Challenge    

Food Chef Challenge is a cooking competition for enrolled 4-H members 12 and over. Teams will be given a secret ingredient they must use to create a dish. Promotes teamwork, public speaking and leadership skills.

FCS - Favorite Food Show Member Guidelines    

Favorite Food Show Member Guidelines

Fnd - 4-H Foundation of New Hampshire Donor Lists    

List of donors by year

FND - 4-H Foundation of NH Annual Reports    

Annual reports by year

Fnd - UNH Hockey Game Ticket Order Form    

Event held to support 4-H Foundation of NH

Forms - 4-H Member Enrollment Form    

4-H Member Enrollment Form

HC - Hillsborough County 4-H Activities Day 2016    

Hillsborough County 4-H Activities Day 2016

Hillsborough County 4-H Foods Festival    

2016 Hillsborough County 4-H Foods Festival

Hillsborough County 4-H Foods Festival General Information    

Hillsborough County 4-H Foods Festival General Information

HL - Healthy New Hampshire 4-H Club - Ideas and Activities    

This handout has ideas and activities to go along with the Healthy New Hampshire 4-H Club Challenge program.

Independent Member Agreement    

Enrollment for Independent Members

Independent Project Requirements    

Steps to receive credit for 4-H independent project work.

Make Code - Bots Adventure - UNHM Summer Camp    

Make Code - Bots Adventure - UNHM Summer Camp

Make Code - Play to Invent UNHM Summer Camp    

Make Code - Play to Invent UNHM Summer Camp

MC - 2016 4-H Calendar - Merrimack County    

2016 4-H Calendar - Merrimack County

MC - 2016 4-H Foundation of Merrimack County Book Award    

2016 4-H Foundation of Merrimack County Book Award

MC - 4-H Opportunites    

Overview of a 4-H year.

MC - Judges infomation for Kimball 4-H Exhibit Hall    

Information for judges, guidelines

MC - November 2015 Welcome Back Newsletter    

November 2015 4-H Welcome Back Newsletter 

2015-2015 Program Year

NC - National 4-H Congress    

News article(s) on NH 4-H youth attending annual national 4-H Congress

SAD - State Activities Map & Directions    

Campus Map showing parking, with driving directions.

SC - Flyer for Gift of Giving    

Claremont Jaguar 4-H club hosting a toy and clothing giveaway

SC - Sullivan County 4-H Junior County Record    

Intermediate 4-H record

Sch - The Big E Morris Scholarship    

Scholarship application for the Big E Morris Scholarship, awarded to NH candidates on odd-numbered years.

Sch - Wayne S. Rich Scholarship Application    

The Pine Tree State 4-H Foundation will award the Wayne S. Rich Scholarship ($1,000) to an eligible New Hampshire 4-Her every even numbered year.

STEM - Science Process Skill Cards    

A tool for leaders and educators to help them find examples of the different science process skills and 4-H SET Abilities.

 
TC - MC 2016 Teen Conference Application    

2016 Teen Conference Application

TC - NH 4-H Teen Conference Forms    

Medical Form and Permission Release/Code of Conduct forms for Teen Conference

TC - Teen Conference Map & Directions    

UNH Map & Directions to Campus

TC - Teen Conference Schedule    

Tentative Schedule for the NH 4-H Teen Conference

TC - Teen Council Selection Process    

Description of Teen Council, duties and application process

Tell Us Your 4-H Story    

We would like to hear about your 4-H experience.

Tell Us Your 4-H Success Story    

Sharing with others means they will be hearing directly from you how 4-H has changed and made a difference in your life.

Tractor Supply clover campaign flyer    

Spring 2016 TSC flyer

Tractor Supply Paper Clover Campaign    

2016 TSC paper clover

USDA AgDiscovery Brochure    

USDA AgDiscovery Brochure

Using the 4-H Name and Emblem    

Using the 4-H Name and Emblem

YD - Cloverbud Activity Checklist    

Checklist to help determine appropriate activities for Cloverbud program.

YD - Life Skill Wheel    

Life skills used in 4-H

YD - NH 4-H Youth Development - Youth Opportunities    

4-page document written by Lynn Garland and Nancy Evans

Youth & Family 2014 Situational Analysis County Reports    

10 individual county reports

Youth & Family 2014 Situational Analysis Statewide Report    

Youth and family program team 13-page report


Operation: Military Kids

4-H Purple Up! Event Summary-12    

New Hampshire's Purple Up! festivities in 2012.


Parenting Alone


Parenting Infants & Toddlers


Parenting Preschool Children


Parenting School Age Children


Parenting Teens


Project Resources

2016 Fashion Revue Event Packet - FULL PACKET    

2016 Fashion Revue Event Packet - FULL PACKET

All About The Dogs 2016    

4-H Dog weekend clinic

AnSci - Horse Judging Entry Packet     

Entry packet and rules for the current year contest

AnSci - 2016 4-H Horse Quiz Bowl Press Release    

2016 4-H Horse Quiz Bowl Press Release

AnSci - 2016 Horse Quiz Bowl Entry Packet    

2016 Horse Quiz Bowl entry packet for members age 12 - 18

AnSci - AgDiscovery 2016    

Informational Flyer for AgDiscovery 2016

AnSci - Alpaca and Llama Show Association Handbook    

A handbook outlining rules for alpaca and llama shows.

AnSci - Alpaca and Llama Show Association Youth Judging Manual    

A manual describing how to judge Alpaca and Llama's. 

AnSci - Alpaca Record Book    

A record book designed to help youth in the 4-H Alpaca Project

AnSci - Animal Event Survey    

2 page survey to be used at 4-H animal events

AnSci - Animal Intent to Show Form    

Animals to be shown in any 4-H animal class must be listed on this form and submitted to the 4-H County Extension office on or before the deadlines listed on form. This form certifies that the animal(s) listed are eligible to be shown by the 4-H member.


Formly known as "4-H Animal Approval Form"

AnSci - Animal Lease Form    

2-page Record of 4-H Lease of an animal -  form and policy

AnSci - Baby Poultry and Salmonella    

Helpful information about baby poultry and Salmonella

AnSci - Beef - Introduction to the NH 4-H Beef Project    

2-page fact sheet on policies, forms and resources

AnSci - Beef Curriculum Committee Meeting Minutes- February 2, 2013    

Beef Curriculum Committee Meeting Minutes- February 2, 2013

AnSci - Beef Field Day    

Brochure for the Annual Cheshire County Beef Field Day event

AnSci - Beekeeping Essay Contest    

Contest sponsored by the Foundation for The Preservation of Honeybees, Inc.

AnSci - Breeding Swine Project Reference Guide    

4-H Breeding Swine Project Reference Guide

AnSci - Campus Map Cole Barton    

Map showing location of Cole and Barton

AnSci - Cavy Fitting and Showmanship Leaders Supplement    

A guide for the leaders that focuses on 4-H fitting and showmanship for cavies.

AnSci - Dog Health Form    

One-page form for 4-H dog shows

AnSci - Dog Intent to Show Form    

4-H dog intent to show form

AnSci - Feb 20, 2016 Horse Advisory Meeting Minutes    

Feb 20, 2016 Horse Advisory Meeting Minutes

AnSci - Guide to Dog Showmanship    

Washington State University guide to 4-H Showmanship

AnSci - Harness Goat Manual    

4-H Harness Goat Manual developed in collaboration with three different Cooperative Extensions.

AnSci - Hippology Contest Entry Information & Rules    

Entry Information and Rules for current year

AnSci - Horse Judging Oral Reasons Scoresheet    

Horse Judging Oral Reasons Scoresheet

AnSci - Horse Quiz Bowl Question Writing Guidelines    

Horse Quiz Bowl Question Writing Guidelines

AnSci - Horse vs Donkey slide show    

Horse vs Donkey slide show

AnSci - Judging Meat Goats    

A powerpoint presentation on how to judge meat goats. 

AnSci - Livestock Auction Flyer    

Livestock Auction Flyer

AnSci - Livestock Committee December 2015 Minutes    

Livestock Committee December 2015 Minutes

AnSci - Livestock Committee January 2016 Minutes    

Livestock Committee January 2016 Minutes

AnSci - Market Lamb New Workbook    

Market Lamb Workbook for New Participants

AnSci - NH 4-H Horse Program Cover Design Contest     

One-page description of contest rules/instructions.

AnSci - NH Fairs and 4-H Entry Information    

New Hampshire Fair Schedule and 4-H Entry Information.

AnSci - NH State 4-H Horse Show    

Nh State 4-H Horse Show

AnSci - NH Supplement to the New England 4-H Horse Show Rules    

Links on last page updated June 2012

AnSci - Northeast Shepherds Forum    

Northeast Shepherds Forum brocure

AnSci - November 10, 2015 Horse Advisory meeting minutes    

November 10, 2015 Horse Advisory meeting minutes

AnSci - Novice Hippology Sponsored by Rockingham County    

entry form for Novice Hippology

AnSci - Novice Horse Judging sponsored by Rockingham County    

Novice Horse Judging sponsored by Rockingham County info and entry form

AnSci - Novice Horse Quiz Bowl Info and Entry    

Entry form, rules and information about Novice Horse Quiz Bowl event.

AnSci - Plants Poisonous to Equines    

Slideshow of the most poisonous plants affecting equines.

AnSci - Rabbit Project Guide    

A basic introduction to the 4-H rabbit project guide

AnSci - Swine Project Guide    

Texas 4-H Swine Project Guide

AnSci -- Horse Advirosry Minutes 2.20.16    

Horse Advirosry Minutes 2.20.16

AnSci -- Horse Demo Individual and Team Scoresheet    

 Horse Demo Individual and Team Scoresheet

AnSci -- Market Lamb Workbook Returning Participants    

Market Lamb Workbook for Returning Participants

AnSci -- Meat Goat Workbook    

Meat Goat Workbook for New Auction Participants

AnSci -- Rabies Vaccination Policy NH 4-H     

Nh 4-H Rabies Vaccination Policy

AnSci -- Swine Workbook for New Participants    

Swine Workbook for New Auction Participants

AnSci -- Virginia Junior Horse Project Record    

Senior Horse Project Record Book for members to record goals and project details.

AnSci -- Virginia Junior Horse Project Record    

Senior Horse Project Record Book for members to record goals and project details.

AnSci -- Virginia Senior Horse Project Record    

Record book for members to record goals and project activities

AnSci-2016 NH Livestock Auction Entry Form    

2016 NH Livestock Auction Entry Form

AnSci-Market Beef Auction Workbook    

Workbook for market beef project

Awd - NH 4-H Resumes/State & National Awards     

Applying for state and national 4-H awards is similar to applying for a job. Hopefully a member has used the "Marketing You" or other processes to be developing a portfolio to document their experiences. Each part of the awards packet builds upon the other.

Comm - Communications 101 Brochure 2016    

Communications 101 Brochure 2016

Comm - Poster Tips    

Guidelines for designing posters

Cornell University 4-H Dairy Goat Fact Sheets    

39 page document with 18 different dairy goat fact sheets. 

Dairy Cattle Judging Clinic    

This clinic will be an excellent opportunity to get younger members started in the basics of dairy judging and will also serve to help older, more experienced judges sharpen their judging skills.

Dairy Judging Contest     

This event provides an opportunity for 4-H members to further develop their judging skills, as well as compete for placement on the State 4-H Dairy Judging Team.

Dairy Novice Quiz Bowl    

Event for youth ages 8-11

Dairy Qualifying Show for ESE    

Qualifying event for 4-H members interested in participating in the 4-H Dairy Show at Eastern States Exposition. Held in conjunction with NH PDCA.

Dairy Quiz Bowl    

8 pages; rules and entry

Open to Juniors, Seniors - This event will determine which seniors will be on the New Hampshire State Dairy Quiz Bowl Team.

Developing the Whole Child - Your Task as a 4-H Horse Leader    

How to develop into a great 4-H horse leader.

Eastern States Exposition 4-H Shows    

Document explaining the qualification procedures to compete at Eastern States Exposition

Equine Intent to Show Form    

Equine to be shown in any 4-H class must be listed on this form and submitted to the 4-H County Extension office on or before the deadlines listed on form. This form certifies that the animal(s) listed are eligible to be shown by the 4-H member.


Formly known as "4-H Horse Approval Form"

ESE 4-H Beef Show Qualifications    

List of requirements all 4-H beef members must meet in order to show their animal at Eastern States Exposition in the fall.

FCS - Fashion Revue Garment Description Form - Updated Feb. 2016    

Fashion Revue Garment Description Form- Updated feb. 2016

FCS - Fashion Revue Garment Preparation    

Tips for preparing your garment for the State Fashion Revue

FCS - Fashion Selections Easy Steps    

Easy steps to become involved in the NH 4-H Fashion Selections Program

FCS - Fashion Selections Information    

Program Description, Entry Form and Judging Sheet

FCS - Guidelines for Clothing Construction Projects    

Guidelines for Clothing Construction Projects

Fryeburg Fair Beef Intent to Sell    

4-H Intent to Sell a Market Beef Project

Fryeburg Fair Market Steer Program    

Informational Document for Fryeburg Fair Market Steer Program

Fryeburg Fair Market Steer Rules and Tagging Procedures    

Document explaining Fryeburg Fair Market Steer Rules and Tagging Procedures

Fryeburg Market Steer and Lamb Entry Form    

Entry form for Fryeburg Market Steer and Lamb

Gettting Started in Your 4-H Rabbit Project    

A guide to getting started in the 4-H rabbit project.

Guidelines for 4-H Working Steer Show Judges    

A two page guide for 4-H working steer show judges. 

Have a Backyard Flock? Don't Wing it!    

Information about raising chickens

Helmet Release for 4-H Equestrians    

Helmet Release for 4-H Equestrians required to be attached to intent to show form.

HL - Microwave Magic - Evaluation    

Project sheet checklist for youth who participate in the program.

HL - Microwave Magic - Getting Started    

2013 - Microwave Magic Kit

HL - Microwave Magic - Learn More    

Supplements the 8 lessons in the Microwave Magic Kit

HL - Microwave Magic - Lesson 1    

Includes planning guide, teaching guide, recipes, and handouts for Lesson 1

HL - Microwave Magic - Lesson 2 - Micro Magicians    

Planning and Teaching Guides, recipes, and activity sheets

HL - Microwave Magic - Lesson 3 - Breakfast    

Planning and teaching guides, recipes, activity sheets

HL - Microwave Magic - Lesson 4 - Healthy Snacks    

Planning and teaching guides, recipes, activity sheets

HL - Microwave Magic - Lesson 6 - Meals    

Planning and teaching guides, recipes

HL - Microwave Magic - Overview of Lessons    

This chart describes each of the eight lessons.

HL - Microwave Magic - Tools for Teaching    

Documents to assist volunteers in preparing to teach Microwave Magic

Holstein Foundation Dairy Goat Judging Supplement    

Dairy Goat judging supplement from Holstein Foundation

Horse Advisory Agenda and Proposals 2.20.16    

Horse Advisory Agenda and Proposals 2.20.16

Horse Quiz Bowl 2015 Press Release    

4 pages with photos

Introduction to the NH 4-H Dairy Cattle Project    

2-page fact sheet with resources

Introduction to the NH 4-H Horse Project    

2-page fact sheet

Introduction to the NH 4-H Poultry Project    

 fact sheet about the 4-H Poultry Project

Introduction to the NH 4-H Sheep Project    

2 page fact sheet

Introduction to the NH 4-H Swine Project    

3-page fact sheet

Iowa State University Swine Judging Handout    

A handout explaining how to judge swine. 

Iowa State University Swine Judging Handout    

A handout explaining how to judge swine. 

Merrimack County 4-H Available Curriculum     

Curriculum for Volunteers & Members to purchase from MC 4-H Office

National 4-H Dairy Conference    

Three 1/2 day conference held annually in Madison, Wisconsin, at the same time as World Day Expo. Must be 15-18 as of 1/1 of current year and have at least three years experience in the 4-H dairy project.

New England 4-H Horse Show Sample Forms    

New England 4-H Horse Show Sample Forms for use by judges and officials in 4-H Horse Shows

New Hampshire 4-H Poultry Clinic    

Save the date flyer for the New Hampshire 4-H Poultry Clinic.

New Hampshire 4-H Poultry Clinic Flyer    

Flyer for the New Hampshire 4-H Poultry Clinic

New Hampshire 4-H Poultry Curriculum Committee Meeting Minutes    

Minutes from the New Hampshire 4-H Poultry Curriculum Committee held on February 2, 2013

New Hampshire Letter to Fryeburg Fair Market Steer Participants    

The Annual New Hampshire Letter to Fryeburg Fair Market Steer Participants

NH 4-H Animal Exhibitor Responsibilities    

Responsibilities of a 4-H animal exhibitor

NH 4-H Animal Requirements and Deadlines    

A form that compiles all the up-to-date requirements for vaccinations, ages, and approval forms for 4-H Animals to attend 4-H events, shows, fairs and exhibitions.

NH 4-H Goat Clinic    

Info and registration form for annual 4-H goat clinic.

NH 4-H Hippology Entry Packet    

Note about next year's information

NH 4-H Horse Advisory Council Minutes February 23, 2013    

Minutes from the February 23, 2013 meeting. 

NH 4-H Horse Judging Contest Entry and Rules    

Horse judging contest entry and rules for current year

NH 4-H Horse Manual Chapter 13    

Riding Aids and Gaits

NH 4-H Horse Manual Chapter 16     

Horse Safety Guidelines

NH 4-H Horse Manual Chapter 4    

Conformation & Judging of Horses

NH 4-H Horse Manual Chapter 5    

Feeding Horses

NH 4-H Horse Manual Chapters 1, 2, 3    

What is the Horse Project?

NH Health Inspection

Determining Breeds, Color, Markings, Size and Age

NH 4-H Horse Manual Chapters 11& 12    

Tack, Equipment, Saddling, Bridling

NH 4-H Horse Manual Chapters 14 & 15     

Basic Western and English Horsemanship

NH 4-H Horse Manual Chapters 6 & 7    

Housing, Fencing, Health

NH 4-H Horse Manual Chapters 8, 9, & 10    

Grooming, Training, Showmanship

NH 4-H Horse Project Manual    

125-page manual in its entirety

NH 4-H Horse Quiz Bowl Question Supplement Packet    

A document that assists 4-Hers with writing good horse quiz bowl questions.

 

NH 4-H Horse Quiz Bowl Rules of Play    

7-page document including info about equipment, officials, teams and procedures for horse quiz bowl.

NH 4-H Livestock Judging Clinic    

Hosted by the Merrimack County Livestock Club

Two Classes of Each: Beef, Sheep, Boar Goats or Swine

One Class of Oral Reasons

Workshop on Animal Selection & Feeding

AND Livestock Knowledge Quiz

NH 4-H Market Lamb Show & Auction    

Raising market lambs

NH 4-H Poster Score Sheet    
Poster score sheet
NH State 4-H Dairy Judging Contest    

This event provides an opportunity for 4-H members to further develop their judging skills, as well as compete for placement on the State 4-H Dairy Judging Team.

NH State 4-H Horse Show Volunteer Guidelines    

(18-page document.)

A guide for horse show planning, committee members, youth, volunteers, and
parents. This booklet describes the responsibilities of show personnel and outlines the job descriptions of various positions for the NH 4-H State Horse Show.

Ocean Exploration Trust    

The UNH Ocean Exploration Trust (OET) program expects to train up to 40 educators in the OET STEM curriculum, carry out 50 separate live ship-to-shore interactions with the E/V Nautilus, and provide one shipboard Science Communication Fellowship in 2016. The curriculum is expected to reach approximately 1400 students. Live interactions will reach numerous students and the public through a variety of program activities.

Penn State 4-H Dairy Goat Resource Guide    

A comprehensive guide for 4-H Dairy Goats

Purdue University 4-H Llamas and Alpacas Manual    

A manual developed by Purdue on the 4-H Llama and Alpaca project. 

Purdue University 4-H Llamas and Alpacas Manual    

A manual developed by Purdue on the 4-H Llama and Alpaca project. 

Recommended Preparation Activities for ESE Beef    

A document outlining recommended activities that youth interested in going to Eastern States Exposition for beef participate in. 

Sheep Lead Line Commentary Form    

Optional Commentary Form for 4-H Sheep Lead Line Competition

Sheep Lead Line Competition Scorecard    

Delegate score sheet and sheep score card

Showing and Fitting Your First 4-H Lamb    

Clemson University's Showing and Fitting Your First 4-H Lamb Guide

State 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl Contest    

One-page press release of the results with pictures

Texas A&M 4-H Show Lamb Guide    

A market lamb guide by Texas A&M. 

Texas A&M 4-H Show Lamb Guide    

A market lamb guide by Texas A&M. 

The Market Hog Guide to Success    

Guide to raising and showing a market hog

UNH Equine Education Day    

An annual event for high school and middle school students presented by the Equine Science students. 

University of Tennessee Sheep Activity Page    

An activity page from the University of Tennessee

University of Wyoming 4-H Beef Cattle Project: An Introduction    

University of Wyoming 4-H Beef Cattle Project: An Introduction

Up for the Challenge - Lesson 1    

4-H Healthy Living lesson plans for Up for the Challenge - edited May 2014

Up for the Challenge - Lesson 2    

4-H Healthy Living lesson plans for Up for the Challenge - edited May 2014

Up for the Challenge - Lesson 3    

4-H Healthy Living lesson plans for Up for the Challenge - edited May 2014

Up for the Challenge - Lesson 4    

4-H Healthy Living lesson plans for Up for the Challenge - edited May 2014

Up for the Challenge - Lesson 6    

4-H Healthy Living lesson plans for Up for the Challenge - edited May 2014

Up for the Challenge - Lesson 7    

4-H Healthy Living lesson plans for Up for the Challenge - edited May 2014

Up for the Challenge - Lesson 8    

4-H Healthy Living lesson plans for Up for the Challenge - edited May 2014

USDA AgDiscovery Brochure    

USDA AgDiscovery Brochure

Washington State University 4-H Your Dairy Goat Manual    

Washington State University 4-H Your Dairy Goat Manual

Washington State University Llama Project Manua l    

A project manual for Llamas

White Mountain Regional FFA/4-H Livestock Judging Contest    

Annual White Mountain Regional FFA/4-H Livestock Judging Contest.  Judging contest for beef, sheep, and swine

Working Steer Mini Fair    

One of the three qualifying shows that 4-H youth can exhibit their working steer projects at in order to qualify for Eastern States Exposition.

Working Steer Qualifying Shows for ESE    

The top eight scoring youth will be offered the opportunity to represent New Hampshire at the ESE Youth Working Steer Show.

YD - Cloverbud Activity Checklist    

Checklist to help determine appropriate activities for Cloverbud program.

Your First Beef Project    

A document from University of Maryland Cooperative Extension on raising your first beef animal. 


Stepfamilies


Volunteer Resources

2016 Merrimack County Events Packet    

Events Mailing for 2016 County Events

Information regarding county events from January - April 2016

4-H Activity Safety Checklist    

An activity checklist to help you insure that you are providing a safe environment for 4-H Youth.

4-H Adult Permission & Release/Code of Conduct Form    

Form required for participation as a chaperone in any 4-H Event.

4-H Annual Group Activity Reports    

Includes form and intro letter for AGAR

4-H Ceremonies    
4-H Club Annual Plan    

Form that helps with club management

4-H Club Meeting Calendar    

Plan your 4-H year with this calendar template.

4-H Club Program Planning Worksheet    

Club Management. Helps to plan for montlhy meeting structure.

4-H ESE Chaperone Application    

NH 4-H Eastern States Exposition chaperone application form

4-H Forms - What to use When    

Description of what forms are required for 4-H activities

4-H Foundation Annual Report - 2013    

The 4-H Foundation of New Hampshire Makes a Lasting Impact 

4-H Foundation of NH Golf Tournament - Silent Auction Form    

1-page form for submitting items to the golf silent auction

4-H Foundation of NH Golf Tournament - Sponsor and Player Form    

Tom Fairchild Friend of NH 4-H Annual Golf Tournament sponsor and player 2-page form

4-H Foundation of NH Grant Budget Template    

MS Excel template

4-H Mall    
4-H Meeting Outline    

Club Management. This form will help club volunteers organize the flow of the 4-H meeting.

4-H Name and Emblem Regulations     
Reference guide on how and when to use the legal 4-H emblem and name.
4-H Policy Staffing with Volunteers    

2-page document with UNHCE Transportation Policy

4-H Shooting Sports Training Brochure    

2016 NH 4-H Shooting Sports Training brochure

4-H State Activities Day Event Criteria    

Event criteria for the state communications events including action exhibits, demonstrations, state fashion revue, posters, photos and public speaking

4-H Volunteer Agreement    

2-page document includes Transportation Policy

4-H Volunteer Application Form (for new volunteers)    

3-page application form

4-H Volunteer eLearning Course Introduction    

Introduction to online course for New Hampshire 4-H volunteers

4-H Volunteer Interview/Information Session Materials    

Suggested folder layout (list)

4-H Volunteer Leader Handbook: Table of Contents     

2-page table of contents

4-H Youth Development Tri-fold Flyer    

State flyer - counties put their address label on

Accident Report Form    

UNHCE Accident/Injury/Incident Report Form

Activity Driver Form    

Form for drivers for an UNHCE event who are not enrolled UNHCE volunteers.

Ages and Stages    

Tips on how to interact with kids at different ages/stages.

Annual Plan    
AnSci - 2016 Horse Quiz Bowl Entry Packet    

2016 Horse Quiz Bowl entry packet for members age 12 - 18

AnSci - Animal Event Survey    

2 page survey to be used at 4-H animal events

AnSci - Feb 20, 2016 Horse Advisory Meeting Minutes    

Feb 20, 2016 Horse Advisory Meeting Minutes

AnSci - Horse Judging Oral Reasons Scoresheet    

Horse Judging Oral Reasons Scoresheet

AnSci - Horse Quiz Bowl Question Writing Guidelines    

Horse Quiz Bowl Question Writing Guidelines

AnSci - Livestock Committee December 2015 Minutes    

Livestock Committee December 2015 Minutes

AnSci - Livestock Committee January 2016 Minutes    

Livestock Committee January 2016 Minutes

AnSci - NH Fair Schedule    

List of NH fairs with links to websites

AnSci - NH State 4-H Horse Show    

Nh State 4-H Horse Show

AnSci - Northeast Shepherds Forum    

Northeast Shepherds Forum brocure

AnSci - November 10, 2015 Horse Advisory meeting minutes    

November 10, 2015 Horse Advisory meeting minutes

AnSci -- Horse Advirosry Minutes 2.20.16    

Horse Advirosry Minutes 2.20.16

Black & White Clover    

4-H black and white clover clip art

Checklist for New 4-H Leader Orientation    

New (4-H volunteer) leader orientation checklist

Clover Outline    

4-H clover outline clip art

Club Activity Event Form    

Club Activity Event Form- Allows club leaders to submit an event to 4H County Staff to post their event to the County Calendar. 

Comm - Demonstration How To    

Detailed instructions on how to prepare a 4-H Demonstration

Comm - Getting 4-Hers Involved in Oral Presentations    

Oral Presentations are used in 4-H by both leaders and members as ways of sharing information, teaching poise, and gaining self-confidence. "Show me how", "Let me see how you do that", and "I'll show you how" are methods used to teach others the skills we have learned.

CS - 4-H Community Service Goals    

4-H Serving to Learn, Learning to Serve

Dealing with Conflict    

4-H 2-page document

Developing Service Descriptions    

Developing service descriptions for volunteers

Event Timeline    

4-H event timeline

Experiential Learning Model    

5-step process: Experience, Share, Process, Generalize and Apply

FCS - 4-H Food Chef Challenge    

Food Chef Challenge is a cooking competition for enrolled 4-H members 12 and over. Teams will be given a secret ingredient they must use to create a dish. Promotes teamwork, public speaking and leadership skills.

Fnd - 4-H Foundation of New Hampshire Donor Lists    

List of donors by year

FND - 4-H Foundation of NH Annual Reports    

Annual reports by year

Goal Calendar    
Goal Setting: Leader's Guide to Helping Youth    

4-page guide adapted from Iowa State University

Goal Setting: Leader's Yearly Planning Guide    

2-page document for 4-H leaders

Green Clover    

4-H green clover clip art

Hillsborough County 4-H Information Authorization for Background Check    

New background check form as of 2015 to be filled out annually by all 4-H volunteers

Horse Advisory Agenda and Proposals 2.20.16    

Horse Advisory Agenda and Proposals 2.20.16

How to Start a 4-H Club    

5-page document on how to start a 4-H club

Independent Project Requirements    

Steps to receive credit for 4-H independent project work.

Information Release Form    

For Merrimack County Volunteer Applicants

JCEC 2015 Workshops    

JCEC 2015 Workshops brochure

Master Gardener Hours 2014 - Belknap County    

2014 reported volunteer hours and contacts from Master Gardeners living in Belknap County

Master Gardener Hours 2014 – Carroll County    

2014 reported volunteer hours and contacts from Master Gardeners living in Carroll County.

MC - Judges infomation for Kimball 4-H Exhibit Hall    

Information for judges, guidelines

MC 4-H Volunteer Background Check - Release Form    

MC 4-H Volunteer Background Check - Release Form

National 4-H Recognition Model    

Cooperation: Participation, Progress Towards Self-Set Goals, Achievement of Standards of Excellence, Peer Competition

New England 4-H Horse Show Sample Forms    

New England 4-H Horse Show Sample Forms for use by judges and officials in 4-H Horse Shows

NH 4-H Association: Donation Thank You Forms    

Fillable pdf forms for thank you letters to donors for clubs and affiliates

NH 4-H Association: Donation Thank You Forms - Directions    

One page direction for completing the club and affiliate thank you forms for donors

NH 4-H Association: Donation Thank You Forms - Samples    

Sample thank you letter forms for clubs and affiliates

NH 4-H Association: Financial Reporting for Affiliates    

3-page Financial & Continuation Report for 4-H Affiliates (formerly "Form B")

NH 4-H Association: Financial Reporting for Clubs    

3-page Financial & Continuation Reports for 4-H Clubs (formerly "Form B") now in 2 versions, Clubs with Bank Accounts and Clubs without Bank Accounts

NH 4-H Policy Manual    

2011 Policy Manual for the NH 4-H Program

NH 4-H Shooting Training Sports Brochure    

NH 4-H Shooting Sports Brochure

NH 4-H Volunteer Matrix    

NH 4-H Volunteer Matrix - Discriptions of training needed for each Volunteer Type

Parent Involvement in 4-H Youth Development: A Guide for Leaders    

Parental involvement is one of the keys to a successful 4-H club.

Parliamentary Procedure    

For 4-H Clubs

Pre-Meeting Activities    

The first part of your 4-H club meeting and pre-meeting activity starter list (2 pages)

Reducing Risk for 4-H Volunteers    

This fact sheet describes methods to reduce the risk of harm to 4-H participants. It also provides information to help protect you, the 4-H volunteer, from legal action if harm does come to a 4-H participant.

Room to Improve Your 4-H Club Meeting    

Appropriate for clubs whose members are in grade 4 or higher

RSA 508:17 - Title LII Actions, Process and Service of Process; Chapter 508 Limitation of Actions    

508:17 Volunteers; Nonproifit Organizations; Liability Limited

 

SAD - State Activities Map & Directions    

Campus Map showing parking, with driving directions.

Sample 4-H Club Planning Calendar    

Club Management. A sample of a completed 4-H Planning Calendar.

Sample Club Charter    

Sample Club Charter

Sample Letter to Volunteer (File Incomplete)    

Volunteer applicant is given list of items still missing from their file (prior to appointment.)

Sample Letter to Volunteer Applicant    

Sample cover letter to send to volunteer applicant with application form.

Sample Letter to Volunteer Applicant's References    

Sample cover letter to send to volunteer applicant's references with reference form.

Screening Procedures for New 4-H Volunteers    

(Formerly called Proceducres for 4-H Volunteer Screening)

Sewing for Beginners    

Manual on sewing tool kit, definitions, and patterns

Short Term Volunteer Form    

Template for short term volunteer sign-in form

Social Media Guide for 4-H Groups    

15-page guide from National 4-H Council (Spring 2011)

State Horse Show County Entry Summary    

State Horse Show County Entry Summary

State Horse Show County Entry Summary    

State Horse Show County Entry Summary

State Police Background Check Form    

State Police Background Check Form

Stewardship Network: New England - Southeast Hub    

Minutes from past meetings.

 

Targeting Life Skills     
Youth development program.
Targeting Life Skills in 4-H    

3-page document by Univ of Florida Extension staff

TC - Teen Council Selection Process    

Description of Teen Council, duties and application process

Tell Us Your 4-H Story    

We would like to hear about your 4-H experience.

Tell Us Your 4-H Success Story    

Sharing with others means they will be hearing directly from you how 4-H has changed and made a difference in your life.

Tips for Conducting Club Meetings    

7-page document on tips for conducting 4-H club meetings

Troubleshooting 4-H Club Problems    

3-page document

UNHCE Transportation Policy    

transportation policy for UNHCE staff (and volunteers)

Volunteer Categories    

for Fashion Judging and Revue for Merrimack County

Volunteer Service Description Template: UNHCE Middle Manager     

Middle Manager volunteer service description

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Advisory Committee Member    

4-H Advisory Committee Member volunteer service description

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Ambassador    

4-H Ambassador volunteer service description

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Animal Project Leader    

Responsibilities of a 4-H Animal Project Leader

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Bowl Coordinator    

4-H Bowl Coordinator volunteer service description

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Bowl Moderator    

4-H Bowl Moderator volunteer service description

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Club Organizational Leader    

Organizational Leader volunteer service description

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Club Project Leader    

Project Leader volunteer service description

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Curriculum Committee     

4-H Curriculum Committee volunteer service description

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Event Coordinator    

Event Coordinator service description and event timeline

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Foundation Board Member    

4-H Foundation Board Member service description

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Fundraising    

4-H Fundraising service description

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Horse Leader    

4-H horse project leader service description

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Livestock Superintendent & Timeline    

4-H livestock superintendent service description and event timeline

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Marketing    

4-H Marketing service description

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Recruitment    

4-H recruiter volunteer service description

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Resource Leader    

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Resource Leader

Volunteer Service Description: 4-H Volunteer Interviewer    

4-H Volunteer interviewer service description 

Volunteer Service Description: State 4-H Teen Conference Chaperone    

State 4-H Teen Conference Chaperone service description

What is Positive Youth Development?    

Youth development is the natural process of developing one’s capacities. While it occurs through youth’s daily experiences with people, places and possibilities, it is far too important to be left to chance.

Working with All Youth in 4-H    

3-page resource written by Sally Barney, Extension Specialist Emeritus, 4-H Youth Development

Working With Youth of All Abilities at a 4-H Animal Science Show    

3-page resource by Sally Barney, Extension Specialist Emeritus, 4-H Youth Development

YD - 4-H Framework    

One page graphic overview of 4-H components

YD - Cloverbud Activity Checklist    

Checklist to help determine appropriate activities for Cloverbud program.

Youth & Family 2014 Situational Analysis County Reports    

10 individual county reports

Youth & Family 2014 Situational Analysis Statewide Report    

Youth and family program team 13-page report


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