All Cross over forms for members participating in projects in other clubs are due to the county office by December 31st. Ms. Lea will be collecting them from members that have not turned them in. Thank you!
Due to Unforeseen Circumstances we have had to change the location of our general meetings
General Meetings will be held at
South Oceanside Elementary School
1806 Horne St
Oceanside, CA 92054
The next general meeting will be Tuesday October 11th at 6PM.
We are extremely sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. Thank you for your understanding!
Are you looking to go to another club for a project or two but still want Surfside 4-H to be your main club?
Step One: Talk to your community club leader and discuss the possibility of a crossover. There are some projects that may not be available.
Step Three: If your club leader does not have the information for the project you are interested in, you can attend a general meeting for the other club. Click here for a map of local clubs with contact information.
Step Four: Attend a project meeting and have the project leader sign off.
Step Five: Turn in the sheet to your community club leader, no later than the December general meeting.
Here in 4-H, we have general meetings along with our project meetings. Defining project meetings is simple: members attend project meetings to learn about the various aspects of a specific subject that interests them.
But what are general meetings?
And are they required?
General meetings are meetings where the entire club gets together as one. In these meetings the club leadership discusses upcoming events and various aspects of 4-H, we disseminate information about the local fairs and community service, we bring in speakers to teach about all different kinds of subjects (like local heroes, animal rescues, martial artists, scientists), we participate in team building games, and we all get the chance to meet and come together as a whole.
General meetings are not required for members, unless members would like to participate in fair, however we highly encourage it so parents can keep up with what’s going on in the club.
What if we want to participate in fair?
Members that plan on participating in fair may miss NO MORE than 2 out of the 9 general meetings held from September – May.
September 13th at 6:00PM
Surfside 4-H will be having our first general meeting at:
Buddy Todd Park
We will have the business and announcement portion of the meeting, where we will discuss the projects we offer as well as upcoming community service and events, and then have games and activities for the the members while parents ask questions and fill out paperwork.
Please note: Our general meetings will continue to be the second Tuesday of the month at 6PM, through May. The location for future meetings will change, we are planning on making an announcement on the permanent location before September 1st.