head, heart, hands, health

Altadena Foothills 4H

since 2016

2021 PROJECTS
Youth must have paid their club registration fee in order to be eligible to participate in projects. Members may enroll in multiple projects.

SMALL BUSINESS

Age range: 9+

Youth leader: Sidda Adult leader: Laura

Times: Saturday @1:00-1:45pm Dates: Jan. 9, 16, 23, 30, Feb. 6, 13

Place: Zoom

Overview: Learn about business ideation, finding problems and creating solutions, using your skillset to benefit others, how to conduct proper research, writing business plans, and how to confidently pitch your idea to others.

RABBITS


Age range: 5+

Youth leader: Heather Adult leader: Alison

Times: Thursday @5:00-5:30pm Dates: Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28, Feb. 4, 11

Place: Zoom

Overview: In this beginner experience, people will have a chance to learn about rabbits: what they eat, how they live, and how to care for them.  You will have a chance to make a date to visit a rabbit, and we will also be doing a craft that will be donated to a rabbit rescue organization as a community service project.

PHOTOGRAPHY

Age range: 11+
Youth leader: Meg Adult leader: Marci
Times: 2:00-3:30pm Dates: Jan. 24, Feb. 28, Mar. 28, Apr. 25, May 23
Place: Zoom
Overview: We will be following the 4H Level 1 Photography curriculum.  Project members will learn about photography as an art, a science and a communication tool while developing and applying technical and artistic skills using and digital photography. Having access to a camera (phone or DSLR) and internet access for downloading and sharing is required.

LEGO


Age range: 5+

Youth leader: Heather Adult leader: Alison

Times: Thursday @7:00-7:30pm Dates: Feb. 18, 25, March 4, 11, 18, 25

Place: Zoom

Overview: Using basic bricks and pieces that people have lying around the house, we will learn about tinkering and engineering by building small LEGO constructs.  Depending on interest, we can get as complex as you like!

DUNGEONS & DRAGONS


Age range: 11+

Youth leader: Hendrick Adult leader: Chris

Times: Sunday @10:00am-1:00pm Dates: Jan. 3, Feb. 7, Mar. 7, Apr. 4, May. 2 

Place: Zoom

Overview: Players will assume the role of a hero while engaging in an episodic adventure set in a fantasy world, similar to the Lord of the Rings. The goals of the project include: create friendships, reading + math skills, decision-making, leadership, team work, public speaking, role-playing, and becoming good listeners.

SCRAPBOOKING


Age range: 8+

Youth leader: Lina Adult leader: Lorna

Times: Sunday @10:00-11:30am Dates: Jan. 17, Feb. 23, Mar. 21, Apr. 18

Place: Zoom

Overview: In scrapbooking, everyone will work on their own personal scrapbook. We will go over different techniques to create pages and themes. We will learn about the kinds of photos that make a good scrapbook and the different kinds of supplies that are needed. We will also have a recommended supply list that is partially optional.

LEADERSHIP


Age range: 11+

Youth leader: Meg Adult leader: Marci

Times: 5:30-6:30pm Dates: Jan. 26, Feb. 23, Mar. 30, Apr. 27, May 18, June 8

Place: Zoom

Overview: The leadership project is for members who have been appointed as officers of the club and other members who want to learn about how our club works, take part in planning for club activities and meetings, and develop a better understanding and exposure to all that 4H has to offer at the club, county, regional, state and national levels.  We will focus on activities to foster skills for problem solving, teamwork, taking responsibility, goal setting and improving written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.