Happy 4-H New Year!

Enrollment for 2015–2016 began on October 1, 2015. If you are new to 4-H, we would like to welcome you to Franklin County, Missouri 4-H. New families may use the How to Enroll in 4-H through 4Honline (pdf) guide to enroll. If you are a returning member or volunteer you will NOT need to setup a new profile. Please use the Franklin County 4-H Re-Enrolling through 4Honline (pdf) guide to re-enroll.

Find the heart of 4-H

 Attend the 2015 North Central Region 4-H Volunteer e-Forum

Get energized as you network with volunteers, county-based staff and state specialists from the 12 states in the North Central Region! Leave with new ideas you can use to infuse heart into your 4-H programs!

Save this date for the 2015 North Central Region 4-H Volunteer e-Forum: 

December 8, 2015, 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. (CT) —  ENCOURAGING THE heart OF LEADERSHIP  Young people do not magically become leaders at age 13. Leadership is nurtured from their first 4-H experience. Volunteers will receive tools to help inspire youth of all ages to discover and develop independence and mastery.

To register for the e-Forum, contact Jenny Wallach at 636-583-5141 or wallachv@missouri.edu 24 hours in advance of the e-Forum. The 2015 4-H Volunteer e-Forum has been developed and provided by the 12 states of the North Central Region

All sessions will be held in the meeting room of the Extension office located at 116 West Main Street, Union, Mo.

Preserve it Fresh, Preserve it Safe newsletter

This newsletter is issued bi-monthly, providing research–based information for safely preserving food and other helpful tips. Also included are delicious recipes for your garden bounty.

May/June 2015 (PDF)

Franklin County 4-H News

November 2015 (PDF)