Annual Training for 4-H Leaders

OMG! You've Got 4-H Parents!  Now What??

Monday, November 18, 2013 from 7:00-8:30 p.m. "An Ohio State study of parents, 4-H volunteers advisors and sports coaches showed that members 4-H enjoyment is positively correlated with support from parents and volunteers advisors."

Engaging Teens & Older Youth

Tuesday, December 3, 2013 from 7:00-8:30 p.m. "The 2011 Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development leadership study found that participation in leadership activities strengthens youth skills like public speaking and communication, teamwork and conflict resolution that are increasingly important to employers."

Using Technology to Enhance Your 4-H Experience

Tuesday, January 14,  2014 from 7:00-8:30 p.m. "Research from the University of Minnesota found that youth in 4-H have a higher level of comfort in using social media that adult 4-H volunteers.  Social media can be a compelling method to communicate with 4-H members, but volunteers need the skills to use it effectively."

Exploring the Science of 4-H Projects

Monday, February 3, 2014 from 7:00-8:30 p.m. "National 4-H research shows that youth who have positive experiences with STEM-related projects are more likely to pursue education and careers in math, science, and engineering."
Join other 4-H Club Leaders to learn cutting-edge information. All Leaders Training will be held at Emmet County Extension Office. Please call the office to sign up for the presentation(s) that you will attend! Leaders must attend at least one of these trainings, but are welcome to attend as many as they would like.

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