4-H'ers learning paddling skills

4-H'ers foraging for wild edibles to cook!

4-H'er foraging for wild edibles!

Shooting Sports

Shooting Sports takes place once a month!

Survival Skills Challenge 2021

4-H Survival Skill Challenge! Youth competed in teams at 6 challenge stations!


4-Her's learning how to snowshoe!

4-H Outdoor Adventure

4-H'ers on WBNG news!


Our 4-H'ers were interviewed during 4-H Fun Day, by Ashley Soriano, at WBNG Channel 12 News. 4-H'ers you did an awesome job representing Chenango 4-H & speaking on camera! We are very proud of you! 


The 4-H Outdoor Adventure program is designed to get youth excited about spending time outdoors. It is our hope that the program promotes opportunities for youth to explore and learn about their natural environment through different avenues. Events are every month throughout the year. Please contact Erica Clark to get more info and to sign up for a program. CLICK HERE for upcoming events.

4-H Outdoor Adventure

Build Your Survival Skills Mini Series 2022

Wild Edibles Hike and Cookout

Saturday April 30 from 10am to 1pm, All ages

Do you like to explore? Join us as we look in the forest for wild plants we can eat! We will check out different stoves & cook lunch outside and get to taste edible wild plants! We can drive 4-H'ers from our office in Norwich, or your family can meet us there. The program will be at a farm/forest in Eaton.

Introduction to First Aid and Outdoor Safety

Thursday May 26 from 4pm to 6pm, at Rogers Center, Age: 8+

Do you like the outdoors? Come learn about outdoor preparedness & basic first aid. Learn what to wear and how to prepare. This will be a fun, hands-on, learning experience! Make your own mini 1st aid kit.

4-H Campout at Bowman Lake, June 4th at 2:00pm to June 5th at 10:30am

All ages welcome (must be 10 to camp without parent)

Join us for a fun overnight adventure, packed with activities and games! Learn how to cook over the campfire and camp stove. We will explore the trails at Bowman and have yard games at our campsites. This is an introductory camping trip. We have tents you can borrow, or you can bring your own. All age 4-H’ers welcome (must be 10 to camp overnight without parent). $5 per person, payment will reserve your place & help cover food & camping costs.

Fire Building Basics, Fire Build Challenge, Campfire Cooking!

Saturday July 30, from 10am to 1pm, Age: 10+

Learn fire building basics, then test your skills during the fire building challenge! Then learn how to cook a meal over a campfire in the great outdoors! Location TBA

Register for all programs with Erica at Elc97@cornell.edu

607-334-5841 x1114

Last updated September 2, 2022