2022 4-H Health 4 Happiness Summer Camp registration Packet
This packet includes a registration form, media release, assumption of risk, conduct policy, and health and medical form.
Haack-Damon, K. 2022, Extension, University of Nevada, Forms
4-H 4 Nevada Vol 20, Iss 1
Quarterly newsletter covering: members making COVID mask; keeping member engaged; Q&A with past rodeo queen; and volunteer Jerry Holliday is making a difference.
Alfaro, H., Kozsan, T., Wharton, C. 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
4-H 4 Nevada Vol 20, Iss 2
Quarterly newsletter covering: 4-H fall activities, cultural awareness through culinary arts, wild horse adoptions, volunteer highlights and former 4-Her Q&A
Alfaro, H., Kozsan, T., Wharton, C. 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Newsletter
4-H 4 Nevada Vol 20, Iss 3
Quarterly newsletter covering: Youth's impact on Nevada's future; 4-H and Americorps partnership; celebrating National 4-H Week; Nevada 4-H Volunteer Leader of the Year Award; and a Q&A with alumni JoAnn Elston
Alfaro, H., Wharton, C. 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
4-H 4 Nevada Vol 21, Iss 1
Quarterly newsletter covering: 4-H AfterSchool Program, STEM and shooting sports, AmeriCorps Day of Service, Volunteer Annamarie Thompson, and a Q and A with alumni Elisabeth Watkins
Alfaro, H., Kozsan, T., Malloy, M., Wharton, C. 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
4-H 4 Nevada Vol 21, Iss 2
4-H quarterly newsletter covering 4-H summer camps, suicide prevention training and more.
Alfaro, H., Kozsan, T., Wharton, C. 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
4-H 4 Nevada Vol 21, Iss 3
Quarterly newsletter covering: 4-H alum working in Ghana; 2021 Nevada State 4-H Expo photos; National 4-H Week; Karen Hinton inducted into the National 4-H Hall of Fame
Alfaro, H., Malloy, M., Wharton, C. 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Newsletter
4-H Basics
Learn about the 4-H emblem, colors, pledge, motto and slogan.
Stark, C. 2019, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
4-H Camp Advisory Council Minutes (2020-07-07)
Nevada State 4-H Camp Advisory Council Nevada State 4-H Camp 1 4-H Road, Stateline, NV 89449 MINUTES January 21, 2020 Meeting
Stark, C., Mendibles, T 2020, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, Proceedings
boy showing cavy
4-H Cavy Record Book (Washoe County)
4-H Cavy Record Book
Washoe 4-H Team 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno Forms
4-H Cloverbud Horse Record Book
For all 4-H Horse project Cloverbuds (ages 5-8 years).
Washoe Extension 4-H team 2022, Extension - University of Nevada, Reno - 4-H
hands being washed in a sink
4-H Club Guidance for COVID-19 | Long Term Road to Recovey
Youth Program Policies and Guidance for COVID-19: Roadmap to Long-Term Recovery Plan
Stark, C. 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno Bulletin-2020-01
4-H Fun Food Projects
Learn to do fun food projects with the Washoe County 4-H Afterschool program staff.
Chvilicek, S. 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno YouTube Channel
girl playing with robot
4-H Home Arts and Sciences Project Record Book (Washoe County)
4-H Home Arts and Sciences Project Record Book
Washoe 4-H Team 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno Forms
girl on horse
4-H Horse Record Book (Washoe County)
4-H Horse Record Book
Washoe 4-H Team 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno Forms
girl showing horse
4-H Horseless Record Book (Washoe County)
4-H Horseless Record Book
Washoe 4-H Team 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno Forms
girl with sheep
4-H Market Livestock Record Book (Washoe County)
4-H Market Livestock Record Book
Washoe 4-H Team 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Forms
girl walking dog
4-H Northern Area Dog Project Record Book (Washoe County)
4-H Northern Area Dog Project Record Book
Washoe 4-H Team 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno Forms
4-H Policies, Forms & Procedures
Staff and volunteer resources (forms, applications, policies, etc.)
Stark, C., Chvilicek, S., Luna, N., Mitchell, S., Haack-Damon, K. 2020, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
girl holding chicken
4-H Poultry Record Book (Washoe County)
4-H Poultry Record Book
Washoe 4-H Team 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno Forms
4-H Programs & Projects Overview
Learn about 4-H programs, projects, activities, project guides and manuals, time commitments and rewards.
Stark, C. 2019, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
boy showing rabbit
4-H Rabbit Record Book (Washoe County)
4-H Rabbit Record Book
Washoe 4-H Team 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno Forms
A.D. Guy AmeriCorps Member Recruitment
The UNR Extension, A.D. Guy Knowledge Center is recruiting for AmeriCorps members! Multiple positions are available. The date of service begins now and runs through July 31, 2021. Don't miss out on this great opportunity to support our youth and serve our community!
McGee, S., Rojas, A. 2021, University of Nevada, Reno Extension 4-H
Animal Care
Animal well being, animal care, animal welfare, animal husbandry, animal rights. What's the difference.
L. Chichester & K. Dam 2022, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, FS-18-09
Animal Care: Tips for communicating with the public
Youth livestock exhibitors should be aware that the public will develop opinions about production agriculture based on what they see, hear and perceive at livestock shows, fairs and exhibitions.
Chichester, L. & Dam, K. 2018, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, FS-18-09
Annual Achievement Record - Nevada 4-H Program
Annual Achievement Record for 4-H Members. Follows member throughout their 4-H years. Also used to justify Star Rank.
S. Schaffer 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, 4-H - Forms
Camp Advisory Meeting Agenda (2020-07-07)
Nevada State 4-H Camp Advisory Council AGENDA July 7, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. Nevada State 4-H Camp 1 4-H Road, Stateline NV 89449
Stark, C 2020, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, Proceedings
Clark County Resources Request Form, 4-H
Form to request 4-H, Clark County resources; complete to request curriculum, to borrow equipment, or existing or new marketing materials.
4-H, Clark County 2020, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
Clover Clips 4-H Newsletter, Volume 28, Issue 1
Clover Clips Newsletter, January 2020
Mitchell S. 2020, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, 4-H Newsletter, Volume 28, Issue 1
Clover Clips 4-H Newsletter, Volume 28, Issue 2
Clover Clips 4-H Newsletter for February, 2020. Find out what events are happening in Carson City, Storey County and Washoe County. Calendar of events included.
Mitchell S., Chvilicek S. 2020, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, 4-H Newsletter, Volume 28, Issue 2
Clover Clips Newsletter, Volume 28, Issue 10, October, 2020
4-H monthly newsletter for Carson City, Storey and Washoe counties. Events, information and leader training.
Mitchell, S. D. 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, 4-H Newsletter
Clover Clips Newsletter, Volume 28, Issue 3, March 2020
March issue of the 4-H Clover Clips Newsletter. Monthly publication showing upcoming events, information about 4-H, youth, and being a leader.
Mitchell, S. 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, 4-H Newsletter
Clover Clips Newsletter, Volume 28, Issue 4, April 2020
Newsletter for 4-H Youth Development Programs. Part of the University of Nevada, Reno Extension. Published monthly for Washoe, Carson City and Storey County youth and leaders.
Mitchell, S. 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, 4-H Newsletter
Clover Clips Newsletter, Volume 28, Issue 5
Monthly 4-H Newsletter for 4-H Youth Development Programs serving Carson City, Washoe and Storey counties. Covers coming events, 4-H news and information on being a leader.
Mitchell, S. 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, 4-H Newsletter
Clover Clips Newsletter, Volume 28, Issue 6. June 2020
Monthly 4-H Newsletter for Carson City, Washoe and Storey counties. Include information on upcoming events, news on 4-H (national), and articles about leadership.
Mitchell, S. 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, 4-H Newsletter
Clover Clips Newsletter, Volume 28, Issue 7, July 2020
Monthly 4-H Newsletter for 4-H members, family and Leaders. Content includes coming events, news from 4-H National and information about leadership.
Mitchell, S., Barcellos, J. 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, 4-H Newsletter
Clover Clips Newsletter, Volume 28, Issue 8, August 2020
Monthly 4-H Newsletter for 4-H members, family and Leaders. Content includes coming events, news from 4-H National and peer-reviewed information about leadership.
Mitchell, S., Barcellos, J., Chvilicek, S. 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, 4-H Newsletter
Clover Clips Newsletter, Volume 28, Issue 9, September 2020
Monthly 4-H Newsletter for 4-H members, family and Leaders. Content includes coming events, news from 4-H National and peer-reviewed information about leadership
Mitchell, S., Barcellos, J., Chvilicek, S. 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, 4-H Newsletter
Clover Clips Newsletter, Volume 29, Issue 6, June, 2021
Monthly 4-H newsletter for Carson City, Douglas, Storey, and Washoe Counties.
Chvilicek, S. 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Cloverbud 4-H Record Book
Record Book for all "Cloverbud" project members (ages 5-8), with the exception of Horse Cloverbud projects.
Washoe County Extension 4-H team 2022, Extension- University of Nevada, Reno forms
Delivering 4-H to an Urban Environment: What do Urban Volunteer Leaders Need to Know?
This fact sheet contains information on things Urban Volunteer leaders need to know in order to deliver 4-H to an urban environment such as delivering programs, structuring of urban 4-H, and programs.
Barker, W. and Killian, E. 2010, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, FS-10-82
Domestic Violence’s Effect on Children
Children don’t have to be victims of domestic violence to suffer from it. Simply witnessing violence (seeing or hearing it) can damage a child’s ability to connect with and trust others, preventing them from building the crucial relationships they need to succeed to their fullest potential.
Baker-Tingey, J., Powell, C., and Powell, P. 2017, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, Fact Sheet 17-06
General Rules and Regulations for Washoe County 4-H Horse Members
General Rules and Regulations for Washoe 4-H Horse Program members. Signatures for acknowledgement required
S. Chvilicek, C. Stark, Horse Leaders' Council 2022, University of Nevada, Reno Extension, 4-H Forms
General Rules and Regulations for Washoe County 4-H Livestock Members
General Rules and Regulations governing Washoe County 4-H Livestock program members. Signatures required.
S. Chvilicek, C. Stark, Washoe County 4-H Livestock Leaders' Council 2022, University of Nevada, Reno Extension, 4-H Forms
General Rules and Regulations for Washoe County 4-H Small Animal Members
Form for acknowledging the Rules and Regulations governing Washoe County 4-H Small Animal projects. Signatures required.
S. Chvilicek, C.Stark, Washoe County 4-H Small Animal Club Leaders' Council 2022, University of Nevada, Reno Extension, 4-H Forms
Guidelines for keeping 4-H records books
Step-by-step guideline for keeping a 4-H Record Book. Includes tips on what to save, how to fill out general form, and how to record steps in the STAR RANK process.
Washoe County 4-H Awards Records Committee (A subcommittee of the Washoe County 4-H Leaders Council) 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Washoe County Forms
Home Arts and Sciences Commitment to Excellence
Form attesting to a 4-H member's commitment to excellence for his Home Arts and Science project. Signatures required.
S. Chvilicek, C. Stark, Leaders' Council 2022, University of Nevada, Reno Extension, 4-H Forms
Home Arts and Sciences Rules and Regulations
Rules and Regulations for a Home Arts and Sciences project in Washoe 4-H. Signatures required.
S. Chvilicek, C. Stark, Leaders' Council 2022, University of Nevada, Reno Extension, 4-H Forms
How Can I Help My Child Succeed in School?
This fact sheet contains information on ways for parents to help their children succeed in school. Learn more about what parents can do and ways to work with teachers and schools for their children.
Luna, N. 2009, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, FS-09-21
How to Join 4-H
Learn who can join, where and when to sign up, what there is to do, costs, and benefits.
Stark, C. 2019, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
Know Nevada Insects Youth Exercise: Sphinx Moths
This publication reviews the life cycle, biology and pest management of some kinds of sphinx moths, including the tomato hornworm, appropriate for youth ages 8-15. It It also has educational activities including a fill-in-the-blank and a maze.
Burls, K., Moffitt, M., and Newton, J. 2019, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno FS 19-15
Macrosiphum rosae, the rose aphid.
Know Nevada Insects: Aphids
This publication explains the biology and general management of aphids, one of the most common garden pests in Nevada. There are many alternatives to chemicals when treating aphids, including using native predators and protecting plants with lightweight physical covers.
Burls, K. and H. Kratsch 2020, University of Nevada, Reno, FS 20-30
National 4-H common measures: Initial evaluation from California 4-H
Evaluation is a key component to learning about the effectiveness of a program. This article provides descriptive statistics of the newly developed National 4-H Common Measures (science, healthy living, citizenship, and youth development) based on data from 721 California 4-H youth.
Lewis, K., Horrillo, S. J., Widaman, K., Worker, S., & Trzesniewski, K. 2015, Journal of Extension [On-line], 53(2) Article 2RIB3.
Nevada 4-H & 4-H Camp History
In the late 1890's and into the early 1900's, 4-H programs began throughout the country in response to young people and their need for a better agricultural education. As one of the first organizations that focused on providing youth with hands-on learning opportunities, 4-H has a rich history of helping young people gain skills that they use throughout their lives. In 4-H, young people have fun, explore, discover and learn. 4-H'ers make new friends, develop life skills, become leaders and change their communities.
Stark, C. 2019, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
Nevada 4-H Annual Survey Summary Report - 2020
Annual survey of Nevada youth regarding their 4-H experiences
Maio, H., Chvilicek, S., Luckey, B., Evans, W., Stark, C., Chichester, L., Baker-Tingey, J. 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, FS-21-94
Nevada 4-H Annual Survey Summary Report 2018
youth survey on their 4-H experiences
J. Baker-Tingey, B. Luckey, W. Evans, C. Stark, S. Chvilicek, L. Chichester, A. Hernandez 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno FS-20-31
Nevada 4-H Market Swine Carcass Merit Program
This carcass of merit program, utilizing the pork industries grid pricing system, recognizes harvested animals with carcass traits that would have the similar economic value if they were sold on the open market.
Riggs, W. 2004, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
Nevada 4-H Program Annual Achievement Record
Annual record of 4-H Achievements, continued year to year. Part of 4-H member Record Book.
C. Stark 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Forms
Nevada 4-H Resources
Learn where to purchase official 4-H merchandise, proceeds of which benefit Nevada 4-H. Also explore links to other 4-H site and resources.
Stark, C. 2019, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
Nevada Stakeholder Perceptions of Youth Educational and Mental Health Needs During the Pandemic
Nearly a year after the first case of COVID-19 was diagnosed in the U.S., it is evident that the pandemic is more than just a physical health crisis, especially for young people.
Horrillo, S; Evans, W; Gallo, J; Norze, J; Stark, C; Sanchez, J; Demchak, M; Chvilicek, S; Bray, S; 2021, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
Nevada State 4-H Camp Advisory Council - approved meeting minutes January 21, 2020
Nevada State 4-H Camp Advisory Council - Approved minutes from the January 21, 2020 meeting
Mendibles, T 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Nevada State 4-H Camp Advisory Council - approved meeting minutes November 18, 2019
Nevada State 4-H Camp Advisory Council, approved meeting minutes from the November 18, 2019 meeting
Mendibles, T 2019, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Nevada State 4-H Camp, Long-Term Recovery Reopening Policies and Procedures
Nevada State 4-H Camp, Long-Term Recovery ReOpening for outside user groups
Haack-Damon, K 2020, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
New Year, New Reads!
Do you like to meet new characters, imagine worlds unknown and learn about notable people and events in history? Join us in this challenge of expanding your knowledge and reading skills!
McGee, S. 2021, University of Nevada, Reno Extension
Resource Guide for Nevada Stakeholder Perceptions of Youth Educational and Mental Health Needs During the Pandemic
This Resource Guide to Support Youth and Families was developed to share community resources that are available through the University of Nevada, Reno and other state and community organizations.
Stark, C; Horrillo, S; Evans, W; Gallo, J; Norze, J; Sanchez, J; Demchak, M; Chvilicek, S; Bray, S 2021, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, Special Report
Small Animal Program Commitment to Excellence
Form to substantiate the Commitment of a Small Animal Project member to the best Care and upkeep of their small animal project. Signatures required.
S. Chvilicek, C. Stark, Washoe County 4-H Small Animal Club Leaders' Council 2022, University of Nevada, Reno Extension, 4-H Forms
4-h member making mask
Statewide 4-H Service Project
Help the Nevada 4-H Youth Development program donate 5,000 face masks to communities across the state!
Stark, C 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
The 4-H Advantage – How Nevada 4-H Youth Differ from Those with No 4-H Experience
This fact sheet contains a study on the 4-H experience and the advantages that come with it. This study also gives examples of 4-H youth and 4-H experience to help understand the difference between the two.
Lewis, S. 2008, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, FS-11-69
Understanding and working with youth
Learn about positive youth development, essential elements of 4-H, ages and stages of youth development, experiential learning, vibrant youth groups, youth engagement, approaches to youth engagement, youth service, youth leadership, and youth media/research and evaluation.
Stark, C. 2019, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
Using a translational process to apply Latino youth development research findings in practice.
Developed an intentional and collaborative translational process for converting evidence-based knowledge from Latino youth development literature into Extension practice.
Moncloa, F., Horrillo, S. J., Diaz-Carrasco, C., Espinoza, D., Hill, R., & Soule, K. 2018, Journal of Extension 56(6) Article 6IAW3.
Washoe County 4-H Horse Program Commitment to Excellence
Commitment to Excellence for all Washoe County 4-H Horse Program club members. Signatures required.
S. Chvilicek, C. Stark, Horse Leaders' Council 2022, University of Nevada, Reno Extension, 4-H Forms
Welcoming Latino youth to California 4-H! Fabregas Janeiro, M.G., Horrillo, S. 2017, Annual Conference Cambio de Colores Proceedings. Building Bridges, Dialogue, and Opportunities, 15, 61-68.
Western Area 4-H Breeding Livestock Record Book
4-H Record Book to track a 4-H Breeding Livestock project for 5-18 year-olds. Tables for feed, growth, breeding, medical and expense tracking.
Chvilicek, S, Conklin, K, Mitchell, S 2022, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
What is a 4-H Club?
4-H programs actively involve youth in quality experiences that focus on lifelong learning of values and skills. 4-H clubs encourage youth, ages 5 to 19, to learn by doing. There are a variety of 4-H clubs and groups that young people can join.
Stark, C. 2019, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
What is Collegiate 4-H?
Collegiate 4-H has existed since 1916. Its major purpose is leadership and service to others. Members come from diverse backgrounds and academic departments.
Stark, C. 2019, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
What is the Cloverbud Program?
Youth who are 5 to 8 as of January 1st of the current 4-H Year (Oct 1 to Sept 30) may join the 4-H Cloverbud Program, which has age appropriate activities and allows for creativity and encourages play.
Stark, C. 2019, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
What's Up with School?
This fact sheet contains information on why school is important and things that could be done for a brighter future.
Luna, N. and Martinez, M. 2009, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, FS-09-12
Why we need 4-H volunteers
Volunteers offer the nurturing, vision, commitment, skills, creativity, dedication and wisdom that can significantly impact the development of young people.
Stark, C. 2019, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
Tomatoes in a 5-Gallon Bucket
YHEP: Hydroponics At Home, Ep 03: Growing Tomatoes in a 5-Gallon Bucket
YHEP Instructor Ian Ford-Terry shows you how you can grow tomatoes year-round in a DIY 5-gallon bucket hydroponic system!
Ford-Terry, I. 2020, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, YouTube Channel
Youth Livestock Program Commitment to Excellence
A statement of intent for Livestock Project members to do the best possible job of Livestock care and feeding. Signatures are required.
S. Chvilicek, C. Stark, Washoe County 4-H Livestock Leaders' Council 2022, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Forms