November 1, 2016
The Nov. 18-20, 2016 Teen Leadership Weekend is an activity-filled weekend for 4-H members, ages 13 to 18 (as of 1/1/17). Participants learn leadership skills; engage in fun, team-building games; and have the opportunity to make new friends from around the state.
- Download the Program flyer and application forms at http://go.uvm.edu/teen-leadership-programs (Teen Leadership Weekend section)
November 15, 2016
TRY for the Environment is an environmental leadership opportunity for youth in grades 7-12 in the areas of renewable energy, climate change through waste solutions, food systems, forests and trees.
- Download the Program flyer and application forms at http://go.uvm.edu/teen-leadership-programs (TRY for the Environment section)
October 15, 2016
A teen-led program for 4-H members ages 13-18 to get younger youth excited about 4-H and to grow the program.
Factsheet for 4-H leaders and members in 4-H poultry activities. Written by UVM Extension Livestock Specialist Joe Emenheiser and State 4-H Livestock Specialist Wendy Sorrell. 1 page. October 2015.
Burlington--Vermont 4-H'ers demonstrated their outstanding dairy expertise at Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield, Massachusetts, capturing several high team and individual scores at four different 4-H dairy events from Sept. 15-17.
Burlington--Thirty Vermont 4-H club members competed at the Eastern States Exposition 4-H dairy show in West Springfield, Massachusetts, Sept. 15-18, walking away with several championships.
Burlington--National 4-H Week, Oct. 2-8 this year, recognizes the role that 4-H plays in helping young people "learn by doing" through club work, community service and activities that cultivate strong leadership, citizenship and life skills.
Barre--On Nov. 2 students in Grades 7-12 from throughout Vermont will gather at the Barre Civic Center in Barre for YES!, the Youth Environmental Summit.