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4-H Community Club Program


We are OPEN and working remotely to protecting our staff and public. The UCCE Santa Cruz physical office including the 4-H office is Temporarily Closed do to the COVID -19 virus.  We do NOT have any reported cases.  Please email your questions to our staff.  We will responded by email or phone. 

Julie Katawicz - 4-H Program Rep contact: jkatawicz@ucanr.edu phone (831) 205-3180

COVID-19 UPDATE as of April 20, 2021!  

In-person meetings up 50% of capacity of the meeting room or building for INSIDE & OUTSIDE meeting locations! per Health department, Governor & UC Risk Management team. 

COVID-19 Training for 4-H leaders for IN- PERSON MEETINGS as of February 1, 2021

We would like to truly thank all the 4-H volunteer leaders for taking the time to review the UC policies regarding the COVID-19 procedures.  These procedures are designed to follow State and County guidelines regarding phase 2 of COVID-19 reopening phase. 

Just a few quick reminders: 

All 4-H leader will need to read the following prior to completing the COVID-19 4-H Leader survey and holding a in-person 4-H meeting up to 8 youth and 2 adults:

 COVID-19 Phase 2 Safety Protocol Checklist For 4-H Adult Volunteers and COVID-19 Phase 2 Information for 4-H Programs and Volunteers

Complete the survey after you have read the material listed above. COVID-19 4-H Leader Survey: https://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=30612.

Thank you for your help to protect 4-H families and your family in our community by all 4-H volunteer leaders reading the procedures and completing the survey listed above prior to hosting an in-person 4-H meeting or actives with maximum of 10 people (including 2 adult leaders).

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The Santa Cruz County 4-H Program is proud to announce the new changes to the 4-H program as of February 10, 2021. 

We are joining our 4-H community club individual monthly meetings into a  countywide 4-H club meeting on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm by zoom.  All our 4-H clubs will participate in the monthly meeting to conduct the 4-H business for about 15 minutes then onto a "Fun Active".  Youth will meet and interact with other 4-Her's across the county over zoom.  

Next 4-H Countywide 4-H Club Meeting:

By Zoom

May 11, 2021

6:30 pm

Hosted by: Quail Creek 4-H Club

We welcome new families to join us for our countywide 4-H club meetings.  Email the 4-H office at jkatawicz@ucanr.edu to request the zoom link for the club meeting. 

Look for more information on the new countywide events to be hosted in small groups in person and virtually.  We will be following all the COVID restrictions and guidelines at these in person event. 

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