Friday, August 13, 2010

Pinellas County 4-H Congress

2nd Annual 4-H Pinellas County Congress

Date: August 28, 2010

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Event Location: Pinellas County Extension Office

Kick start your 4-H club experience for 2010-2011!

Join us for this free - fun and educational day!

Help your club start off the year in high gear!

Get a jump start on your personal 4-H project and goals!

Reduce paperwork and register on-site!

Begin this new 4-H year with a BANG!

To register please go to:

Don't forget to order your club County Congress t-shirt!

Event hosted by Pinellas County 4-H Volunteers!!

Questions? Contact Chrissy Brandenburg Willett at

Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Sign Up for the Ochs Garden 4-H Club

Members of the Ochs Garden 4-H Club learn to vegetable garden, develop healthy lifestyles, and have a great time while learning. While it is still too hot to spend much time outside working in a garden, it is the perfect time to start planning for the fall garden season. Pre-registration is now open for the 2010/2011 gardening year. Here is what you need to know:

  • The 4-H garden club is open to youth 5-18
  • Garden hours are 3-5 Tuesdays & Thursdays; 9-11 on Saturdays
  • The garden is located at 14644 113th Avenue North, Largo
  • Cost is $25 per year
  • Members are expected to complete a 4-H project
  • Interested parents must contact Jean Rogalsky at to pre-register
  • Each member receives a 10X12 foot plot
  • All plants and seeds are provided.
  • This 4-H project is fun!

In addition to learning how to grow vegetables, youth also learn about rain barrels, composting, and beneficial insects.

Come grow with us!