Learn about Earth’s frozen landscape by solving a data mystery and become a polar scientist yourself in this exciting new 4-H Special Interest (SPIN) Club offered for the first time in person! (Note: this was previously held via Zoom). Hosted by Franklin County 4-H and presented by experts at Byrd Polar Climate and Research Center, youth will discover the Arctic and Antarctica through engaging activities. Special considerations apply. The program is offered jointly by OSU Extension, Franklin County; the Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center, and collaborators at Rutgers University.
This opportunity is designed for youth in grades 6th-8th. To register, visit https://go.osu.edu/polar21.
Want to learn how to solve a mystery with science? We want some CSI-curious kids to join the Forensics SPIN Club! It’s for youth in grades 6-8, July 26-29 at the Kunz-Brundige Franklin County Extension Building. Register at go.osu.edu/csisum21
There’s a new group of 4-H World Changers getting ready to meet virtually–all about Film Making! It’s every Wednesday from May 12-June 2. Register at go.osu.edu/4hworldchangerssignup
Sometimes it’s hard to get up in front of a group and give a talk. Our newest 4-H SPecial INterest (SPIN) club will help youth in grades 6-12 Speak Up, Speak Out and learn the skills they need to be effective speakers. It’s free and happens on Zoom, beginning April 14. Register at go.osu.edu/speakupspinclub
From cartoons to movies to video games, animations are everywhere! Join us for weekly virtual sessions beginning April 8 to unlock your inner animator!
Registration is now open: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/4HWorldChangers
If you like to craft then this virtual SPIN club is for you! This virtual SPIN Club is for youth Grades 3-12, who want to learn and create a variety of art projects. During this 6 week SPIN club, participants will receive information and then actively create projects during the 1-hour meeting time. An Art Gallery will spotlight the club participants’ projects on April 29.
The club will meet via Zoom on Thursdays from 5:30-6:30 p.m. starting on March 25th and ending on April 29th.
Interested? Register at go.osu.edu/crafty.
The 80s were so, like…30 years ago! But 4-H has a cool new SPIN Club where you’ll have fun finding about what life skills were relevant then and what they look like now! Register at go.osu.edu/spinskills for six sessions starting on Wednesday.
Ready to explore the Arctic from your home? Join the 4-H Polar Mystery SPIN Club with our friends from OSU’s Byrd Polar Center. It all starts Monday Jan. 25 after school at 3:30 p.m. via Zoom for grades 6-8. Register at go.osu.edu/pmspin
If you enjoy writing and are interested in writing poetry, this virtual SPIN club may be a great option for you! Open to youth in grades 7-12.
Join 4-Hers from across the state as we learn fun ways to keep our body and mind healthy. Yoga for Kids, games, activities and more all in the comfort of your home and in our virtual SPIN club setting.
When: Tuesdays 5:30-6:30 pm January 19, 26 February 2,9,16 and 23
Location: Zoom Cost: Free to join, some supplies will be suggested for activities.
Details: Open to all 4-H Aged youth 8-18. Register at: http://go.osu.edu/healthymindsSPIN
Register by January 14 to join in!
Presented by: 4-H Professionals: Frances Foos, Lori Now, Amanda Raines, and Cassie Turner