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4-H Youth

Welcome to 4-H in Franklin County! All youth activities offered by Franklin County Cornell Cooperative Extension fall under the 4-H umbrella, whether they happen after school, in the summer, or as a workshop, club, camp, or special event. 4-H programs are offered in a wide variety of formats and places because they're designed to fit the interests and needs of the diverse young people who live in our rural and urban communities.

4-H Tech Changemakers


The 4-H Tech Changemakers program puts teens at the forefront of creating change in their communities, empowering them to serve as digital ambassadors by equipping them with the tools, resources and technical partners to help them be successful.

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Camp Akalaka

Certified day camp, Camp Akalaka is a partnership between Cornell Cooperative Extension Franklin County & the Greater Malone YMCA. All children ages 5-12 years of age are welcome.

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Camp Overlook

Camp Overlook is a traditional Adirondack non-profit summer camp open to ALL children, both 4-H members and non-members alike. Learn more here!

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4-H After School Programs

4-H After school programs foster a unique combination of fun and learning that helps youth develop lifelong skills, such as leadership, critical thinking, and teamwork.

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Dan Sweet United Health Care Grant youth physical activity

Healthy Living

Utilizing funds awarded by United Health Care. Nutrition Educator, Dan Sweet, provides weekly nutrition and physical fitness lesson to Davis Elementary youth utilizing "Up For the Challenge" curriculum.

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4-H Youth & The Fair

2017 Entry Forms and Fair Books Now Available!

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Steve McDonald
Interim Executive Director/ Association 4H Issue Leader
(518) 483-7403

Last updated April 16, 2019