Upcoming EventsOct4SunOct13TueOct17Sat6:30 pm Light the night @ City Hall Plaza, Palo AltoLight the night @ City Hall Plaza, Palo AltoOct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pmRaise money to help forward Leukemia and Lymphoma research.Nov10Tue
4-H Million Trees
Organize tree planting events, and inspire other 4-Hers to plant trees to help the project reach its goal of planting 1 million trees to help slow global climate change.
This year we will be making our own solar panels and a wind turbine.
Art / Artists
There will be 7 sessions (each 90 minutes). The first 20 minutes will be instruction followed by 60 minutes of guided work and 10 minutes of clean up.
Learn proper use of equipment, range safety protocol and have fun while learning a very old skill.
Beef, Goats, Lamb and Swine
In this project you will learn everything from a cow’s diet to its body structure. Learn how to care for and raise a steer.
An overview of 4-H for new members ages 5-8, must be taken by all new primary club members. We’ll visit many of the other project meetings throughout the year like animals, cooking, and more.
Learn how to care for and raise a rabbit. You’ll learn about what different kinds of rabbits there are, what they eat, their anatomy, we’ll visit a rabbit expert, and a rabbit breeder’s competition
Project Leader: TBD Jr. Leader: TBD Age Limit: 8+ Meeting time: Dates and times TBD by project leader The bike project will meet once per month to work on bikes, […]
Community Service Learning
Develop problem-solving and decision-making skills by applying knowledge to real-world situations.
Explore the importance of the written language and creative expression. You will get a chance to work on special projects to stimulate your creativity.
Social interaction and activities with a fairy theme.
This project will focus on learning about and playing games.
Focus on maintaining the 4H garden plot and learning about planting, weeding, watering, building the soil, and harvesting.
Learn a new handwork skill — beading, embroidery, rug making, braiding, macramé, making hand-sewn toys, and much more – the sky is the limit!
We will be learning what improv is, what makes it unique, and we will be doing a lot of improv.
Travel around the world and expand your palette with new culinary experiences as we explore various international cuisines: Thai, Greek, Polish, Italian, Mexican, French, Chinese, and much more.
Come and make some jam! We’re thinking plum, peach, strawberry, maybe a wine jelly, maybe some apricot or apple.
Learn the techniques for making a variety of jewelry types.
Learn how to use different types of yarn and how different size needles make different types of stitches resulting in a variety of projects.
Leadership for Primary (iSprout)
Project Leader: Ritu Bansal Age limit: Primary members 5-8 years old Meeting time: A total of six meeting, starting Sept 8th 2015 takes place Fox Elementary in the “PTA” room […]
Set goals for what you want to achieve as a Junior or Teen Leader in 4H projects, and get the tools to be a good leader.
Pound out your energy on a piece of rawhide. Members will be making age/skill appropriate projects from leather.
Maker Camp (San Ardo Tinkering)
Tinker together; exploring creativity, invention and curiosity to make and share experiences.
Learn the many aspects of photography including equipment basics, composition, exposure, depth of field, editing software and more.
Public Speaking / Presentation
Prepare for presentation day, or just practice public speaking skills.It is great for shy people or for random citizens, because everybody can always improve in presentation skills.
Learn the basics of creating patterns and advance to creating your own quilt and how to use a machine to sew your pattern together.
Come hone your climbing skills, get strong, and/or just have fun at the Belmont 4H Climbing project.
Learn and practice basic sewing skills while making garments and other items before Fashion Revue in late April.
Show Chickens / Poultry with Burlingame San Mateo 4-H Club
Learn how to raise and show chickens of all kinds!
Wilderness Exploration and Nature Discovery
Have you ever wondered about the science of animals and ecosystems?