Arts and communication

Collage of photos of kids participating in arts and communications projects

Arts and communications is a program area of Civic Engagement, one of 4-H’s 3 mandated areas. Youth build decision-making skills and develop a sense of confidence in themselves while relating to others. Communication arts program include projects such as filmmaking, photography, clowning and Public Speaking, while the visual arts programs include theater, cake decorating, Quilting, and Arts & Crafts. You will notice these are all hands-on projects designed to bring out a youth’s creativity.