State Volunteer Retreat
Febrary 7 - 8, 2014
Location: Iowa State University, Ames
The 2014 State Volunteer Retreat is FREE!
Registration is limited to first 100 people.
Volunteers, staff, and 4-H members in 7th through 12th grades (youth should be involved in leadership at project, club, or county level) are invited to attend this annual event! The Retreat is designed as a train-the-trainer event and participants are encouraged to use information from the sessions to teach 4-H members in their clubs and counties.
There is a new format for the retreat this year. Please read all the information carefully so you won't miss a thing!
Friday evening focus is on community service and meets at the Extension 4-H Youth Building
Saturday morning sessions meet at the Memorial Union
Saturday afternoon sessions are in labs on campus (transportation provided to most locations from Memorial Union)
7:00 - 7:30 Registration
7:30 - 9:30 General Session
8:00 - 8:30 Registration
8:30 - 9:00 Welcome
9:00 - 9:10 Break
9:10 - 10:25 Session A
10:25 - 10:40 Break
10:40 – 11:55 Session B
11:55 – 1:00 Lunch on your own at Memorial Union
1:00 - 3:30 Session C – includes transportation time to workshop location
3:30 – 4:00 Return transport to MU and parking lot
Click HERE for letter with details
Click HERE for workshop descriptions
Click HERE for online registration form
Photos from some of 2013's fun!
Michael Naig from Monsanto and retreat participants whose counties have received
grants from Monsanto's America's Farmers Grow Communities.
The annual State Volunteer Retreat is planned and implemented by a committee of 4-H volunteers and sponsored by ISU Extension and Outreach 4-H and Monsanto. Thanks to the many volunteers and ISU Extension and Outreach staff who led the workshops.
For those of you who have attended before - thanks for joining us for a great weekend of fun and learning! For those of you who have not attended - think about joining us in 2014!