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Fredericton Convention Centre Showing Their 4-H Colours

November 1, 2017
This November 1st the beautiful Fredericton Convention Centre in downtown Fredericton, New Brunswick will be lighting in green in recognition of Show Your 4-H Colours Day. 4-H Canada would like to thank the administration staff for showing their support and…
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Edmonton’s High Level Bridge Shows its Support for 4-H

November 1, 2017
This November 1st Edmonton’s High Level Bridge will be lighting in green in recognition of Show Your 4-H Colours Day. 4-H Canada would like to thank the administration staff for showing their support and helping to raise the awareness of…
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Calgary’s Reconciliation Bridge lights green

November 1, 2017
This November 1st Calgary’s Reconciliation Bridge will be lighting in green in recognition of Show Your 4-H Colours Day. 4-H Canada would like to thank the administration staff for showing their support and helping to raise the awareness of how…
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B.C Place Stadium showing their 4-H colours

November 1, 2017
This November 1st BC Place Stadium will be lighting the night green in recognition of Show Your 4-H Colours Day. 4-H Canada would like to thank the administration staff for showing their support and helping to raise the awareness of…
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A Snapshot of my 4-H Experience!

November 1, 2017
In 2015, I was awarded the top 4-H member in Perth County. I was a member for nine years and completed 41 clubs. Attended multiple Go For The Gold competitions both locally and regionally. When I graduated three years ago,…
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Passion and Enthusiasm for Agriculture

October 31, 2017
At the Dalhousie Faculty of Agriculture, we too, believe the best way to learn is “by doing” and are a proud partner with 4-H Nova Scotia and 4-H Canada. We were thrilled to host the first ever 4-H Canada Science…
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4-H …. A Family Affair

October 31, 2017
What is 4-H’s recipe for success? Positive Youth Development – the key difference between 4-H and many other youth organizations. It’s the essence of why 4-H leaders and programs have such a profoundly positive impact on members. 4-H allows youth…
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Charlottetown City Hall Green Lighting

October 31, 2017
This November 1st the great city hall of Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island will be lighting in green in recognition of Show Your 4-H Colours Day. 4-H Canada would like to thank the Mayor Clifford J. Lee and the entire council…
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Going Global: Costa Rica

October 31, 2017
I was awarded a national award this past summer for a 4-H Going Global International Exchange. My country of choice was Costa Rica, because I wanted to learn more about small value-added entrepreneurship in the area. I went there for…
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4-H and Science – A Perfect Combination!

October 31, 2017
4-H members display so much curiosity, creativity, and determination in asking, “Why?”. Promoting science in 4-H has allowed me to meet members who want to find solutions and answer questions, challenge themselves to create something new, and dive into a…
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Going Global in Taiwan

October 30, 2017
Travelling to Taiwan was such an amazing opportunity! It was incredible to experience a new culture especially when it is so different from Canada! In Taiwan I was lucky enough to visit many farms and learn about local agriculture. I…
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Connecting Science with 4-H and Agriculture

October 27, 2017
I’m the Marketing and Communications Coordinator for 4-H Canada, and I’ve helped develop communication strategies to promote the great work that 4-H’ers across Canada are doing to help make the world a better place in their own unique way. I…
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Lifetime of Memories & Lessons

October 27, 2017
I’ve joked before, about how I have been involved with 4-H since I was an infant; my mother, a 4-H alumni from Freetown Harmony 4-H Club on PEI, brought me to my first 4-H event (a dairy show and sale)…
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Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security Pillar

October 26, 2017
A century ago, 4-H youth were a strong force within our country’s primary economic sector: agriculture. Today, it’s no different—in fact, the movement has grown and gained a further reach. In recognition of 4-H as a global movement, 4-H Canada has expanded…
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Jennifer Christie’s adventure at Machu Picchu

October 26, 2017
In September I was lucky enough to travel to Peru with a group of friends and visit the historic ancient ruins of Machu Picchu. The weather did not always cooperate but I persevered and made it to the top and…
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