Leaders

The co-organizational leaders for HomeGrown4H are:

Trisha Boyer

7734 Brian Loop, Lakeland, FL  33810

hoaloha67@gmail.com

863-606-8770 home

863-529-7393 cell


Sonja Philip

1761 Holton Road, Lakeland, FL  33810

renee@philipdom.com (preferred method of communication)

863-248-5175

 

For updates and information and general thoughts, please check out our blogs here

Basic Info

We are primarily, but not exclusively, a homeschool 4-H club.

Our regular "club" meetings are on the 2nd Tuesday of each month see calendar for details.

at The Bible Presbyterian Church at 5635 NorthDaughtery Rd, not far from the N. Walmart.

4H is for youth ages 8-18 by Sept. 1st 2014.

Club yearly dues are $15 per  4-H member (age 8-18).  $5 for Cloverbuds ages 5-7, additionally, there is an insurance fee...  $1 per person OR$2 if you are involved in the horse project.Insurance must be paid prior to participation in any project. (checks/money orders written out to HomeGrown or cash is great too!)***

Each project meets at different times/days/# of meetings, depending On the project leader, who is a volunteer.

The mission statement of 4H is "TO MAKE THE BEST, BETTER".

It is all about learning new skills, leadership and community service.

Finance updates!

The finance ledger for the budget and expenses from last year is available for viewing under the DOWNLOADS tab - select HOMEGROWN- then select IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS - then select 2013-2014 FINANCIAL LEDGER to download and view.

Please also visit and subscribe to the GENERAL DISCUSSION forum for more information regarding dues, finances, and the budget for 2014-2015.

 

Next HomeGrown Meeting

Tuesday, September 9th

1:00pm

Bible Presbyterian Church

5635 N Daughtery Rd, Lakeland, FL 33809

Registration for the 2014-2015 4H year is now open.  Registration will stay open until the October meeting, on October 14, 2014.

 

Step 1

Please fill out the following form for your family

Family Form

 

Please fill out one of these forms for EACH of your 4H age student.  When you fill it out the first time, it will give you the option to fill go back and add another response.  Keep doing this until you have entered each of your students.

Student Form (for parent to fill out)

 

Step 2

You will also need to register with: Polk County 4H (please read all the instructions carefully).  Even if you filled this out last year, you must go and "reactivate" yourself and your students.  Enrollment/re-enrollment is open now!

 

 

Step 3

Payment

Please add up the amounts you need to bring (each membership fee/due for each student plus their insurance fee) and bring that with you to your first meeting.  Envelopes will be provided if necessary, but you can shorten your registration time by bringing an envelope with the following information already on it...

Parent Name

Student Name  Dues __________*  Insurance** _________ Total ___________

Student Name  Dues __________*  Insurance** _________ Total ___________

Student Name  Dues __________*  Insurance** _________ Total ___________

etc....

T-shirt $ _________________

 

Total ____________

 

*cloverbuds - $5, member - $15

** all members - $1, horse project - additional $1 per student

 

Step 4

Register for *this* forum.  If you are brandnew to HomeGrown4H or were not an active member last year, please click on the link at the top of this page and register.  You must use your FIRST and LAST name as your user name/sign in. Then, contact Sonja (renee@philipdom.com) and let her know you need to be activated.  If you were a member last year but you don't seem to have full access now, please contact Sonja (renee@philipdom.com) to have your account re-activated.

 

VERY IMPORTANT

information.  Money will only be accepted .... at a meeting or by the Treasurers and their parents...Becky Brown/Savannah Brown or Kathy Hockenberry/Jarrett Hockenberry.  Please do not try to give your registration money to anyone else, as they wont be able to accept it.

 

Completion of these four steps is required to be a participating member in HomeGrown 4H.

Announcements

To keep up with the latest club happenings....

Our beginning list of projects

Archery

Beading

Cake Decorating

Carnivorous Plants

Chickens

Childcare

Cloverbuds

Drama

Electricity

Film Techniques

Forest Ecology (intro)

Marine Ecology

Rabbits

Sculpting

Sewing (Adv)

Story Telling

Interested Yet??

Officers

2014-2015

Officers

 

President:

Madison Grode

 

Vice President:

Caleb Brown

 

Attendance Secretary:

Trinity Boothe

 

Minutes Secretary:

Anya Hockenberry

 

Bank Treasurer:

Savannah Brown

 

Meeting Treasurer:

Jarrett Hockenberry

 

Historian:

Willow Boyer

 

Parliamentarian:

Robert Grode

 

Community Service Officer:

Kayla Khoshnoodi

 

Event Officer:

Ariel Chenowith

 

Sergeant-at-Arms:

Chandler Boyer

 

Clover Buddy:

Devin Khoshnoodi