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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.

Save the Date !!

Here is a list of educational event for year 2019. 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. 


2/15-18 National Youth Summit – Healthy Living

Location: Maryland      Fee: $476~

2/22-24 Winter Round Up Horse Weekend (Oswego County)

Location: Amboy Environmental Education Center      Fee:$38     Registration Due: 2/8/2019

2/28-3/3 National Youth Summit – Photography

Location: Maryland      Fee: $476~

3/2 Horse Bowl/Hippology

Location & Details: TBD

3/9 Onondaga County Public Presentation/Horse Communication

Location: NYS Fairgrounds, Art and Home Center      Details: TBD 

3/30 District Public Presentation/Horse Communication   

Location: TBD      Time:TBD

4/6  Cornell Vet School Open House

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

Other events in April (Date: TBD)

4-H National Conference, STARR, Spring Paper Clover

5/4 Animal Crackers

Location: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY      Details: TBD

5/19-21 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.

6/25-27 Career Exploration

Location: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY      Fee: TBD

7/TBD County Youth Fair

Location: NYS Fairgrounds      Details: TBD

8/4-7  National 4-H Film Festival

Location: Columbia, Missouri        Details: visit HERE

8/22-9/2 NY State Fair

Location: NYS Fairgrounds      Details: TBD


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

Last updated July 26, 2019