Abbreviated 4-H Project List – 2010-2011 Beef Here’s the Beef! Select, feed, and care for your own breeding or market cattle. You can start by raising a bucket/bottle calf. Child Development Child Development is more than bottles, burp cloths, and blankies. How do children grow up safe and happy, and how can you be a good babysitter? Citizenship Citizenship might be the project that helps you make your club, your community, your country, and your world the best they can be! Start in your neighborhood and expand your horizons! Clothing Clothing (selection) helps you find your inner fashion guru. Choose clothes that make the most of your personality, your size, and your taste. Sewing Stitch This! Use your Sewing skills and creativity to make clothes, pillowcases, horse blankets, or anything else you can stitch! Communication Keep the lines of Communication open! Share the fun of demonstrating a talent, acting in a play, designing a theater set, or messaging your friends! Consumer Management Consumer Management – get more bang for your buck! Find out how to use your money to get the things you want. Crop Production Get your hands dirty in Crop Production! Find out how soils, bugs, beetles and more affect your crops. Dairy Cattle Got milk? Take good care of your Dairy Cattle to get the most milk, cheese and ice cream. Dogs Dogs can be a member’s best friend. Feed and care for your furry friend, and teach him some new tricks. Environment & Sustainability Go Green with the Environment and Sustainability project! See how choices you make affect the other things that live in your world. Food & Nutrition Food & Nutrition helps you remember that you are what you eat. Have fun choosing, cooking, and eating safe and healthy foods. Dairy Goats Got GOAT milk? Take good care of your Dairy Goats to get the most milk and cheese. Meat Goats “Meat” your future in raising Meat Goats. Select, feed, and care for your own goats. Health You only live once! The Health project will help you take care of yourself and others by learning the basics of first aid, and making healthy choices. Home Improvement Trade your space for one that fits your personality and your allowance! The Home Improvement project can help you make good choices in designing living spaces. Horse & Pony Giddy-up! Jump in the saddle and run wild with the Horse & Pony project, even if you don’t have a horse. Horticulture How does your garden grow? In the Horticulture project, you will plant it, dig it, grow it, and show it. Leadership Make the best better! Leadership is building relationships, being a good role model, and helping others. Mechanics Mechanics projects are for kids who love nothing better than the sound of an engine purring! Restore your dad’s muscle car, bring grandpa’s 4020 back to life, keep your clunker running, your lawnmower mowing, your lights blinking and your go-cart racing. Music Make some beautiful Music by writing a song, joining a band, playing an instrument or singing in the shower! Outdoor Adventures There s’more to Outdoor Adventures than marshmallows! Go backpacking, hike a trail, build a campfire, ride a bike, or reel in the big one. Pets Is your Pet a Hamster, a Hedgehog, a Himalayan cat, or a Hippo? Maybe it’s not one of the 4 H’s, but it still needs feed, water, shelter, and love. Photography Say cheese! Photography is more than taking a picture or video, it’s planning a shoot, framing a picture, creating a video, and jazzing it up on your computer. Poultry It’s not just chickens! Enroll in Poultry to learn how to care for cheepers, peepers, quackers and gobblers. Rabbits Hop on over to the Rabbit project and find out about raising bunnies. SESS Hit your target in Safety and Education in Shooting Sports (SESS). Whether you’re interested in bows, rifles, or shotguns, this may be the sport for you. Science & Technology Be part of the future with Science & Technology. Challenge your mind by exploring the world around you with hands-on science & math experiments. The sky’s the limit—find how to build a robot to clean your room, fly a model airplane, or become a pilot or an astronaut. Sheep Lead the flock in the Sheep project by choosing, feeding, and caring for your own breeding or market sheep. Swine Go whole hog in the Swine project! Find out where your pork chop on a stick comes from, while you choose, feed, and care for your own pigs. Veterinary Science In the Veterinary Science project, you’ll learn everything you need to know about keeping animals healthy, and maybe find your true calling as a veterinarian. Visual Art Celebrate art! Visual Art allows you be creative and original using paint, chalk, clay, metal, wood, or limitless mediums. Woodworking Measure twice, cut once in Woodworking! Keep yourself safe while building fun projects. Self-Determined Blaze your own trail with a Self Determined project. Set your own limits by choosing your passion, finding your information, and sharing what you learned.