Atlantic County 4-H Clubs

4-H is a youth development organization that serves more than 6.5 million youth nationwide and more than 55,000 locally in New Jersey.

Atlantic County 4-H Clubs offer youth in grades K–13 (one year out of high school) the opportunity to learn about life skills.

4-H members practice the Essential Elements of Positive Youth Development by focusing on Generosity towards the community, Belonging in an organization, Mastery of Skill in their project area, and Independence in decision making.

Joining 4-H is easy…  Pick a club → Contact the office 609-625-0056 → Leader will contact you → Complete registration on 4hOnline.com → Welcome to the 4-H Family!

2018-19 Atlantic County 4-H Clubs

  • Family & Consumer Science
    • Cologne Busy BeesCurrently not accepting new members
      • Meetings: Tuesdays @ leader’s home, 6:30 pm
      • Club Leader: Fran Hagel
    • Skill Seekers
      • Meetings: Tuesday 6:30 pm @ 4-H Center
      • Club Leader: Tina Frick
      • Contact:
  • Heath/Sports/Leisure
    • Clover Cloggers clogging/dance
      • Meetings: 2nd & 4th Mondays @4-H Center, 6:00 – 7:15 p.m.
      • Club Leaders: April Hayes, Kathy Meineke & Barbara S
    • Sharp Shooters shooting  sports and safety skills (air rifle, archery)
      • Meetings: 3rd Monday and 2nd & 4th Thursdays @ 4-H Center, 7 pm
      • Club Leaders: Ken Lehberger, Joe Morgan, & Gus Weaver
    • Tae Kwon Do martial arts
      • Meetings: Sundays @ 4-H Center, 5:45 and 1st, 2nd, 4th, & 5th Wednesdays @ 4-H Center, 7:30 pm (club is full, not accepting new members)
      • Club Leaders: George Mathis & Sidney Mathis
    • Twirlybirds Baton baton skills
      • Meetings: 2nd & 4th Mondays, @ 4-H Center, 7 pm
      • Club Leaders: Joni Grunow, Kathy Einwechter, & Tammy Schaab
  • Horse/ Hippology
    • Barn Ratz horse skills
      • Meetings: 2nd Tuesday@ Split Elm Equestrian Farm
      • Club Leaders: Mary Osgood, Jessica Jensen, Stephanie Morrongiello, & Rose Marie Quirk
    • Brumbies horse skills
      • Meetings: 2nd Wednesday @ Mathis Farm and 4th Wednesday @ 4-H Center, 7:30 pm
      • Club Leaders: Barbara Wooton, Melissa Mathis, Erin Sharpe, & Tracey Neveling
    • Colts ‘n Fillies horse skills
      • Meetings: 3rd Thursday, 7:15 pm, & fourth Sunday, 1-3 pm, @ 4-H Center
      • Club Leaders: Mary Dougherty, Joanna Grasso, & Amy Mejlak
    • Equine Rescue 4-H Club horse skills, no horse needed
  • Livestock
    • Atl. Co Livestock & Poultry livestock & poultry mgmt. skills
      • Meetings: 1st Monday of the month; 3rd Tuesday @ 4-H Center, 7 pm
      • Club Leaders: Amanda Cincotti & Dawn Super
  • Mechanical Science
    • Atlantic County Model Railroad electrical skills, model railroad hobby skills
      • Meetings: 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Fridays @ 4-H Center, 7 pm; every Friday in May, June, July
      • Club Leaders: John Kern & Bill
    • Atlantic County 4-H Robotics robotics and engineering design
      • Meetings: FTC Group (Grade 8-13) -Tuesdays & Fridays @ 4-H Center, 6:30-8:30 pm, FLL Group (Grades 3-7) Monday
      • Club Leaders: Stephen Foster & Jim Bates
    • Small Engines small engine repair skills
      • Meetings: Thursdays @ 4-H Center, 7:30 pm
      • Club Leaders: Bill Guenther, Stephen Foster, Ed Kertz. & Joe  Morgan
    • Wood Shop industrial arts
      • Meetings: TBA
    • Renewable Resources utilizing renewable resources
      • Meetings: TBA
  • Small Animals/ Dogs
    • Atlantic County 4-H K-9ers dog obedience
      • Meetings: 1st , 3rd & 5th Thursdays of the month @ 4-H Center, 7-8 pm
      • Club Leaders: Samantha Adams, Karen Deman, & Amber Logan
    • Whistles, Whiskers & Wabbits small animals, rabbits, cavies
      • Meetings: 3rd Wednesday @ 4-H Center, 6:30-8:30 pm
      • Club Leaders: Jessica Foster & Tammy Schroer
  • Teen/ Community Service/ Miscellaneous
    • Atlantic County Youth Council teen leadership & community service
      • Meetings: 3rd Wednesday @ 4-H Center, 7:30 pm
      • Club Leaders: Sue & Demetri Makres