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COVID-19 Update: March 14, 2022

In accordance with recent Rutgers University policy changes, 4‑H events hosted off-campus no longer require face coverings. 4‑H events held on Rutgers campuses will follow campus policy for face coverings and vaccine/testing requirements. The decision to use face coverings where they are not required is entirely a matter of individual choice.

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4‑H is a community of young people across America who are learning leadership, citizenship, and life skills. The New Jersey 4‑H Youth Development Program offers everyone in grades K–13, the opportunity to explore countless opportunities in science, arts, foods, outdoor adventure, and more. 4‑H is where there's fun in learning and learning is fun!

4-H from Home


Date Event
March 25 NJ State 4‑H Junior Breeder Symposium
April 1–2 New Jersey State 4‑H Horse Judging and Hippology Contests
April 1 NJ State 4‑H Foods Day
April 14–19 National 4‑H Conference
April 25 Legislative Leadership Experience
May 13 New Jersey State 4‑H Spring Model Horse Show
June 25–30 Citizenship Washington Focus
July 20–22 Cape May County 4‑H Fair
August 25–27 New Jersey State 4‑H Championship Horse Show


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