Napa County 4-H Youth Development Program
...engage youth in reaching their fullest potential...
Whether youth participate in clubs, after school programs, day camps, or in other program settings, the 4-H Youth Development Program's mission and goals remain the same.
Join a 4-H Club
Want to join a 4-H club in Napa County?
Contact Jim O'Neill at (707) 253-4221 or
Some Club level projects include:
Arts & Crafts
Countywide projects include:
Raising animals such as rabbits, goats, horses, & poultry
4-H Summer Camp
Who are we?
The 4-H Youth Development Program is a nonformal educational youth program, conducted by the University of California Cooperative Extension.
The purpose of 4-H Youth Development is to help diverse young people discover and develop their potential and grow into competent, contributing, and caring citizens. Learn by doing activities, youth-adult partnerships, and research-based educational programs help young people enhance their leadership abilities and develop a wide range of other life skills.
WHY? leadership/citizenship development; life skills education; strengthening youth-families-communities; advancing the field of youth development
HOW? experiential education ("learn by doing"); bridging research and practice; building partnerships for programming and funding; cross-age learning and teaching; youth-adult partnerships
WHERE? school enrichment programs; community clubs; special interest projects and programs; school-aged child care; camp experiences; independent study; distance learning
The 4-H Pledge
My Head to clearer thinking,
My Heart to greater loyalty,
My Hands to larger service,
and my Health to better living,
For my club, my community,
my country, and my world