Countywide Project & Education Kits

Countywide Project Workshops & Exploration Kits! are a great way for 4-H Members to learn projects that might not be offered in their selected 4-H Club. Countywide Projects and 4-H Exploration Kits! are funded by the endowment gift provided by the Berrien County 4-H Foundation, Inc. 

Pre-registration is required. Register online following the below steps: 

To Register: 

  1. Log in or create a 4-H Online Account at: https://v2.4honline.com/#/user/sign-in
  2. Select the youth you would like to register
  3. Select "Events" on the left hand side
  4. Confirmation email will be sent that includes all information and kit delivery information.

It's that easy! You do have to have an active profile to register! 

 

Upcoming Countywide Projects & 4-H Exploration Kits!:

4-H Countywide Project – Clover's ‘N’ Hearts Charcuterie

During this countywide project, learn what a charcuterie board is, what elements go into making a board, selecting healthy ingredients, food safety tips and what foods pair well together. Participants will leave with a delicious charcuterie board.

  • Date: February 11, 2024
  • Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Location: Berrien County MSU Extension Office
  • Who: Open to youth ages 5 – 19 years as of January 1, 2023 & 4-H Leaders
  • Registration set to open in January 2024
  • **Allergen Alert – Dairy, Soy, & Gluten

4-H Kit to Go! – Fizzing Hearts

  • Bring your Valentine’s Day cards to life in this month’s kit to go focusing on STEM. From light up cards to invisible ink, try your hand at adding a bit of science to fizz up your Valentine’s Day.
  • Date: Opening in February 2024
  • Who: Open to youth ages 5 – 19 years as of January 1, 2023, Clubs & 4-H Leaders
  • Registration set to open in January 2024

4-H Kit to Go! – Diggin’ 4 Fossils

Learn what it takes to a be an archeologist in this kit to go! Study historical texts to decipher, excavate buried fossils, create fossil impressions and more!

  • Date: March 2024
  • Who: Open to youth ages 5 – 19 years as of January 1, 2024, Clubs & 4-H Leaders
  • Registration set to open in February 2024

4-H Kit to Go! – Outdoor Wilderness

In this kit participants will learn about animal's tracks, discover, animal habitats, and more!

  • Date: April 2024
  • Who: Open to youth ages 5 – 19 years as of January 1, 2024, Clubs & 4-H Leaders
  • Registration set to open in March 2024

4-H Kit to Go! – Sold! Making the Most out of Your Market Animal

This kit is designed to assist you with preparing for your fair/exhibition auction. Grow the potential profit of your 4-H projects through a variety of marketing and communication strategies that will give you a leg up on your competition.

  • Date: Registration is open, but limited to 100 kits on a first come, first serve basis until gone.
  • Who: Open to youth ages 5 – 19 years as of January 1, 2024 as well as Clubs, Groups, & 4-H Leaders
  • Registration is now Open.
  • Registration is through the MSU Qualtrics system which can be done online at: https://msu.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9LzgZO2EVNOhWYK