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Golden Kiwanis learn about 4-H YFP

Two 4-H members from Parr Elementary presented about the Youth and Families with Promise (YFP) 4-H Mentoring in Jefferson County to the Golden Kiwanis club. Francisco Vasquez and Clarena Weaks from Parr Elementary each read their 4-H stories and talked about what 4-H means to them. The mission of 4-H NMP YFP is to “assist youth in […]

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Registration is Open for 2017 ENOR Summer Day Camps

The Jefferson County Extension office is pleased to announce that registration is now open for ENOR Environmental Discovery Camp’s 43rd year. ENOR day camps are unique as the focus is environmental education and youth development. Each day the curriculum highlights unique environmental and social themes that guide learning. Sharon Moore, the 4-H Camp Coordinator commented […]

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Fourth Annual 4-H Barn Dance

Kick up your heels at the fourth annual Jeffco 4-H Barn Dance!  The event will be held Saturday, May 13, 2017, in the Event Center on the Jefferson County Fairgrounds at 15200 W. 6th Ave., Golden, CO 80401. The event starts with a silent auction from 5:00pm to 6:15pm. Dinner is served at 6:15pm, the […]

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Moore Farm Applications Now Open

In 2014 a partnership was developed with the City of Arvada for use of city property at 72nd and Ward referred to as Moore Farm.  The purpose was to provide an opportunity for youth with interest in the 4-H program to house livestock and provide an effective and efficient use of a portion of the […]

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4-H Grows True Leaders

Enrollment Open for the 4-H Youth Development Program Youth ages 8-18 began enrolling for the 2016-17 4-H year on October 16.  The 4-H program invites existing members to re-enroll before December 16, 2017.  New members have until May 1, 2017, to enroll in order to be able to show at the Jeffco Fair & Festival […]

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