4-H, flying, youth

The awesome experience of flying an airplane, lauching a rocket, conquering space and becoming an astronaut or pilot came alive during the first 4-H Aerospace Camp held in West Kentucky by the Butler County 4-H Youth Develpment Agent, Llyod Saylor. 

For information on 4-H aerospace and rocketry projects, activities, and clubs in your community contact your county Extension agent.

Curriculum, Activities, and Additional Information


Aerospace (National 4-H Curriculum)

Rockets Educator Guide (NASA)



Make and Fly a Paper Helicopter Activity (MS Word)


Additional Information

NASA Kentucky Webpage

National Association of Rocketry - 4-H Partnership Webpage

National Association of Rocketry - Educational Resources Webpage

Supporting Events

Team America Rocketry Challenge (Aerospace Industries Association)

State Contact: Torey Earle, Agent At Large 4-H SET, West Region; Office/ Mailing Address: UK College of Engineering Paducah Campus, 214 Crisp Building, 4810 Alben Barkley Drive, Paducah, KY 42002-7380; Phone: 270-534-3105; Fax: 270-534-6292; Email: tearle@uky.edu