|Louisiana 4-H Museum|
|Parish 4-H Clubs|
|What is 4-H?|
“What positive outcomes in youth, adults, and communities result from the presence of critical elements in a 4-H experience?” A group of evaluators reviewed the basic and applied research on characteristics of effective programs for youth development. From this process, eight essential elements were identified focusing on belonging, mastery, generosity and independence.
(Distributed 08/17/11) MANSURA, La. – The Louisiana 4 H Hall of Fame now has 12 additional members after an induction ceremony held Aug. 13 at the Louisiana 4 H Museum.
(Distributed 08/08/11) MANSURA, La. – Exhibit enhancements are under way at the Louisiana 4-H Museum. “The new pieces will create a dynamic, self-guided experience for museum visitors,” said museum coordinator Rose Anne St. Romain. “They will be completed by September 30.”
Redirect to photos channel
Redirects to en/food_health/education_resources/smart_bodies/
Lieutenant General Russel Honoré talks about the merits of 4-H for youth throughout the state.
Click on the links for club information from each parish.
Listing of staff for the State 4-H Youth Development Department.
Enjoy a slideshow of photos and brief explanations of exhibit areas located in the Louisiana 4-H Museum. Watch the slideshow as it progresses or click the player buttons to change the slides.
Click on the links for club information from each parish.
This annual report highlights many of the 4-H camps and events that took part on the three military installations in the state of Louisiana. Thanks to grant funding, each of the three installations has a 4-H club on the base.
A collaborative military partnership among four university cooperative extension services in Louisiana and Mississippi. The program uses a gardening curricula to connect military families to their communities in fun, interactive ways.
This annual report contains some of the activities that took place as part of Louisiana 4-H's Operation: Military Kids initiative, as well as quotes, statistics and a letter from the 4-H state military liaison.
The purpose of the School-Home Links Reading Kit is to encourage greater family, school and community involvement in the education of children and to improve their skills and achievements in reading and other language arts.
Program flyer for the Reading to the HEART program. Reading to the HEART is an exciting family reading program featuring computer technology projects, book discussions, arts & crafts projects, photography, scrapbooking and family portfolio development, and other family literacy events.
The RTTH Program is a partnership between the LSU AgCenter and local community and faith-based partners to bring the findings of evidence-based reading research to the educational community and families with an interest in helping all people learn to read well. As depicted in the research poster, logic modeling of the RTTH Program is helping us assess the effect of reading interventions on reading motivation and proficiency.
Are you looking for ways to stretch your technology budgets for literacy programs? Information on Web-based resources you can use in literacy programs, including lesson plans, computer project, online books, "the arts" and professional development are included in the PowerPoint presentation Stretch your technology budget: Using Web-based resources in literacy programs.
The 4-H workforce preparation initiative promotes the linkage between academic and occupational learning related to career planning, effective interview techniques, dressing for success, smart money management and business etiquette.
Have questions about robotics in Louisiana? Want more information for your club? Use this page to submit questions about robotics.
Interested in joining 4-H? Have a question? Fill out the "Join Now" form to have your local parish agent contact you.
Help us by playing online in the fashion inspired world and completing the online survey. Stardoll is the largest online community for girls who love fashion, shopping, decorating, creativity, and making new friends from around the world. Members create their own MeDoll avatar, go shopping, dress up, decorate their suite, express themselves creatively and socialize with each other.
Volunteers play a vital role in the delivery of research-based programs conducted by the Louisiana Cooperative Extension Service.
(Distributed 11/04/11) LSU AgCenter employees from across the state brought home awards from the National Association of Extension 4-H Agents conference held Oct. 24-27 in Omaha, Neb.
(Distributed 11/02/11) MANSURA, La. – The Louisiana 4-H Museum is offering “Discovery Days,” an educational program series for groups of children ages 3-8.
(TV News 08/10/09) A group of 4-H’ers cut the ribbon at the grand opening of the Louisiana 4-H Museum in Avoyelles Parish. The youths, as well as five hundred others in attendance, got to step back in time and see the origins and evolution of Louisiana 4-H, which started one hundred years ago – not far from where the museum sits. (Runtime: 1:42)
(Distributed 07/24/14) BATON ROUGE, La. – Members of the Louisiana 4-H Food and Fitness Board from throughout the state held their summer meeting in Baton Rouge July 15-17, where they were able to get some hands-on experience and career information from food industry representatives, said LSU AgCenter 4-H regional coordinator Lanette Hebert.
(Distributed 07/09/09) BATON ROUGE, La. – Students attending the robotics class at the LSU AgCenter’s 4-H University squared off in fierce combat with robots they built and programmed. The robots fought in a circle, and the object was to push an opponent out of a 2-foot ring.
(Distributed 03/10/11) MANSURA, La. – A dozen new members of the Louisiana 4-H Hall of Fame from throughout the state will be recognized at a reception May 21.