4-H Events

There are a wide range of 4-H eventes available, including public Presentations, Horse Communications, County Horse Show, County Goat Show, New York State Fair, Animal Crackers and Career Explorations.


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Here is a list of educational event for year 2017-2018. These are opportunities to interact and get to know peer 4-Hers across county, state, or nation! 4-Hers are expected to participate at least one of these events during a 4-H year. Some scholarships are available to cover your cost for participation. 

March 24, 2018 County Level Public Presentation and Horse Communication

Location: NYS Fairgrounds, Art and Home Center          Time: 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM

April 7-12, 2018 National 4-H Conference

Location: Washington, DC

April 7, 2018 Cornell Vet School Open House

Location: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY          Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

April 7,2018  Regional Public Presentation

Location: Oneida County CCE Office (121 2nd St. Oriskany, NY 13424)          

April 11-22, 2018 Tractor Supply Company Store Spring Paper Clover Fundraiser

Location: Route 31 (Baldwinsville) and East Syracuse

More info at here

April 13-15, 2018 STARR - State Teen Action Representative Retreat

Location: NYS Fairgrounds, The Youth Building           Cost: $ 85

May 5, 2018 Animal Crackers - Theme Horse & Dog Tracks

Location: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY          Cost: $15

May 20th to 22nd, 2018 4-H Capital Days

Travel to Albany, NY for the 4-H Capital Days program! The purpose of this trip is to help youth achieve a better understanding of the scope of New York State Government, to create an awareness of career opportunities in State government, and to meet and exchange ideas with State Legislators and 4-H delegates from other counties. In addition to meeting your legislators, you will view the Senate/Assembly in session, tour the Capitol, and visit the NYS Court of Appeals, the NYS Museum, and various state agencies. ** Eligibility requirement: 4-H members 14-19 years old with an interest in leadership or government career opportunities are especially encouraged to apply.

May 12, 2018 Communication Institute (former NYS 4-H Public Presentations & Horse Communications)

Location: Cornell University Morrison Hall, Ithaca, NY

June 26-28, 2018 4-H Career Explorations for Youth in grades 8th-12th

Location: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 

Info and Registration: https://nys4-h.org/career-explorations

July TBA, 2018 Onondaga County Youth Fair Horse Show

Location: NYS Fairground

Aug 22-Sep 3, 2018 NYS Horse Show

Location: NYS Fairground

Cornell University and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Onondaga County are committed to providing universal access to all of our events. 

Last updated March 22, 2018