December 9, 2016
This is a horseless camp filled with activities to learn about horses and to have fun! January 6 and 7, 2017. For Chittenden County 4-Hers only.
January 15, 2017
Leadership Washington Focus (LWF) is the only national leadership development experience designed exclusively for 4-H'ers entering grades 7-9. The program will take place July 17-21, 2017 at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Maryland, just 1 mile from Washington, D.C.
November 19, 2016
Come join in the fun and test your knowledge in all things dairy. We will have five to six different classrooms set up with a short, instructed learning session followed by a written quiz to test what you learned. There will be four age groups: 8-9, 10-11, 12-13, and 14 and older. The sessions could be on just about anything, but it will all be related to dairy. Awards will be given at the conclusion of the challenge.
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)
TRY 4-H! is a program to introduce families to 4-H by letting young children engage in activities led by our 4-H Teen Ambassadors.
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.
October 21, 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--Four Vermont teens were among the 112 4-H'ers from throughout the country chosen to participate at the National 4-H Dairy Cattle Judging Contest in Madison, Wisconsin, earlier this fall.
Burlington--The annual 4-H Dairy Challenge, Nov. 19, provided an opportunity for the 83 4-H participants to explore dairy-related topics and compete with fellow 4-H'ers in buzzer rounds to test their dairy knowledge.
Barre--A daylong sewing clinic and workshop, Nov. 5 in Barre, brought 18 young sewing enthusiasts together to work on projects and hone their sewing skills.
Burlington--Vermont 4-H horse delegates to the Eastern National 4-H Horse Roundup did the state proud, finishing in the top 10 in team competitions in all events with the communications team capturing first place in their contest.