4-H Member Sampling Water

Learn about water quality and pollution

4-H members identify native and invasive species

Identify native and invasive species

Members cleaning up SV park

Improve Spring Valley Memorial Park


Spring Valley 4-H Youth Environmental Task Force - Application Deadline

  • Monday, August 5, 2024, 12:00 PM - 12:00 PM

Attention High School Students from the East Ramapo School District!

Are you interested in the environment and improving your community? Join the Spring Valley 4-H Youth Environmental Task Force where you will develop skills, connect with peers, and have a positive impact!


Sponsored by the Rockland County Youth Bureau and led by local organizations, Task Force members will learn about the environment through hands-on activities at Spring Valley Memorial Park.

Who is Eligible?

  • 9th - 12th Grade Students from the East Ramapo School District
  • Can commit to all sessions
  • Work well in a team
  • Enjoy being outside
  • Excited to improve Spring Valley Memorial Park 


  • $50 stipend (plus lunch)
  • Connection with local organizations/leaders
  • Skill development
  • Opportunity to improve your community

Tentative Schedule:

Monday - Friday, August 19 - 23, 2024, 11:30am - 3:30pm

Date Topic
August 19 Team-Building and Park Assessment
August 20 Park Maintenance, Safety, and Challenges
August 21 Water Quality and Soil Health
August 22  Invasive and Native Species
August 23 Brook Clean-Up, Celebration

Apply Now!

Application is due by 11:59pm on Monday, August 5.

For the application questions, please view the PDF Version of the Spring Valley 4-H Environmental Task Force Application. Please note that the PDF is for reference only. Applications will only be considered if submitted online.


Spring Valley Memorial Park
Dr Berg Lane
Spring Valley, New York 10977

Last updated June 7, 2024