Great Engineering Experiences for Kids!

Be a GEEK!

Need something to do during the Teachers’ Convention?  4-H is, once again, hosting the Be a GEEK – Great Engineering Experiences for Kids camp on Thursday, November 8, and Friday, November 9, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Stockton University.  Be a GEEK camp is for youth in grades 5-7.

This 2-day camp is an exciting and engaging experience for your young engineer. Fun, imaginative sessions include:

Day 1:  WIRING A HOUSE: Building a Structure, Insulation, and the Principles of Electricity
Day 2: THE ENERGY HOUSE: Making a small Generator & Solar Exploration

Design-build teams of 2 “engineers” will explore engineered methods of construction and wiring. Engineers will also learn energy production and distribution.

If you are interested, send your registration in early – space is limited!  Deadline to register is October 24.

 Click here  for application Be a GEEK!

October 2018

Thank you to everyone that came to our STEAM Expo & 4-H Open House. Special shout out to Scott with Snapology of Atlantic County, Dawn with Pampered Chef, Rosalie with Brilla Learning Academy, Dave & Steve with SJ Astronomy Club,  Jeanette with Bravo Performance Studios , Matt with Wastelanders CosPlay, Traci with FAA AvSTEM, Gina Shearer, Bill Rafferty’s discussions on Engineering & Photography, Master Gardeners of Atlantic County, Atlantic Co. 4-H Set program,  as well as all of the 4-H club volunteers that gave up their personal time to share their knowledge and skills with our guests.

If you missed our event and still want to learn more about the local 4-H clubs, please check tab on this site or contact the Rutgers Extension office at 609-625-0056.