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    Teen leaders: What can you do in 4-H?

    January 25, 2021

    7:00pm - 8:00pm

    Zoom

    Teen leaders are invited to sign up to attend virtual learning sessions hosted by the Minnesota 4-H State Ambassadors. Six topical sessions will be held January - March 2021.

    Growing YOU Leadership series: Being a Change Agent

    January 28, 2021

    6:30pm - 7:30pm

    Registration for the Growing YOU Leadership series is now open. Youth in grades 3 through one year post-high school are invited to join participants from all over Minnesota for these one-hour virtual workshops offered in December and January. Participate in activities, receive resources, and discover tips to help grow YOU!

    4-H Ag & Hort afternoon adventure: Plant selection

    February 1, 2021

    4:00pm

    Zoom

    At the beginning of each month, join a live Zoom session to learn the month's topic and to ask questions. Weekly challenges will be sent via email to all registrants.

    Tell your story through video production

    February 1, 2021 to March 8, 2021

    4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

    Do you love making and sharing videos? This video production course is for you! Minnesota 4-H and FilmNorth are putting together a six-week course for you to up your video production game! Invite your friends to be a part of this super fun program open to youth grades 8 and up!

    4-H Choose Your Outdoor Adventure deep dive series: Winter outdoor skills

    February 1, 2021

    7:00pm - 8:00pm

    Zoom

    On the first Monday of each month, we will be hosting a live webinar that will dive deeper into learning of an outdoor topic. Weekly activity guides will then be sent out to all participants throughout the month. Registration is required.

    BLU (virtual)

    February 6, 2021

    Registration for winter leadership workshops BLU and TEEL opens in December! Virtual workshops will be held this year. Save the dates and keep an eye out for more information in January!

    Teen leaders: Stress and time management

    February 8, 2021

    7:00pm - 8:00pm

    Zoom

    Teen leaders are invited to sign up to attend virtual learning sessions hosted by the Minnesota 4-H State Ambassadors. Six topical sessions will be held January - March 2021.

    Tasty Tuesdays: It's not just for breakfast

    February 9, 2021

    6:15pm - 7:15pm

    Our series will look at the importance of healthy choices in our diets and learning how to write your own recipes! We will have some special guests join us as well! There is one difference in our Tasty Tuesdays series: our time is now from 6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.

    4-H Public speaking - Tuesday, February 9 - Session #2 - Stay calm: You've got this!

    February 9, 2021

    7:30pm - 8:30pm

    Zoom meeting

    Public speaking doesn’t have to be scary! It can be a way to connect and share your skills with others. Join us for four sessions held once a month to help you overcome your nerves to become a public speaking pro!

    BLU (virtual)

    February 13, 2021

    Registration for winter leadership workshops BLU and TEEL opens in December! Virtual workshops will be held this year. Save the dates and keep an eye out for more information in January!

    Teen leaders: When you're ALL ears

    February 22, 2021

    7:00pm - 8:00pm

    Zoom

    Teen leaders are invited to sign up to attend virtual learning sessions hosted by the Minnesota 4-H State Ambassadors. Six topical sessions will be held January - March 2021.

    Tasty Tuesdays: Pack ahead healthy lunches

    February 23, 2021

    6:15pm - 7:15pm

    Our series will look at the importance of healthy choices in our diets and learning how to write your own recipes! We will have some special guests join us as well! There is one difference in our Tasty Tuesdays series: our time is now from 6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.

    TEEL (virtual)

    February 27, 2021

    Registration for winter leadership workshops BLU and TEEL opens in December! Virtual workshops will be held this year. Save the dates and keep an eye out for more information in January!

    Grow Your Future: 4-H Agronomy and Horticulture Campus Immersion

    February 27, 2021

    9:30am - 2:30pm

    This virtual free event will be held on February 27 from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. It is open to all youth thinking about their future plans, but is designed for middle school youth.

    2021 Helping Hands applications due

    March 1, 2021

    2021 Helping Hands grant applications are now open! Interested 4-H clubs or federations should work with an Extension educator in their county to apply for this award. Applications must be postmarked or emailed by March 1.

    4-H Ag & Hort afternoon adventure: Planting seasons

    March 1, 2021

    4:00pm

    Zoom

    At the beginning of each month, join a live Zoom session to learn the month's topic and to ask questions. Weekly challenges will be sent via email to all registrants.

    4-H Choose Your Outdoor Adventure deep dive series: Forestry

    March 1, 2021

    7:00pm - 8:00pm

    Zoom

    On the first Monday of each month, we will be hosting a live webinar that will dive deeper into learning of an outdoor topic. Weekly activity guides will then be sent out to all participants throughout the month. Registration is required.

    2021 Virtual Project Bowl: Dairy and dog

    March 6, 2021

    Check out information for the 2021 Virtual Project Bowl now! Coaches and 4-H'ers (grades 3-12+) interested in learning more about the 4-H Project Bowl program should check out the website for dates, rules, references and more! Get ready to learn more about your dairy, general livestock, horse, llama/alpaca, poultry, rabbit and wildlife projects!

    Teen leaders: Diversity and inclusion

    March 8, 2021

    7:00pm - 8:00pm

    Zoom

    Teen leaders are invited to sign up to attend virtual learning sessions hosted by the Minnesota 4-H State Ambassadors. Six topical sessions will be held January - March 2021.

    4-H Explorers In Agriculture celebration

    March 8, 2021

    7:00pm

    Are you interested in agriculture? Would you like to learn about farming practices around the world? If you answered yes to either of these questions the "Explorers In Ag" opportunity is for you! Watch for registration to open November 9th!

    Tasty Tuesdays: READY, SET, SNACKS, GO!

    March 9, 2021

    6:15pm - 7:15pm

    Our series will look at the importance of healthy choices in our diets and learning how to write your own recipes! We will have some special guests join us as well! There is one difference in our Tasty Tuesdays series: our time is now from 6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.

    4-H Public speaking - Tuesday, March 9 - Session #3 - Elevator speeches

    March 9, 2021

    7:30pm - 8:30pm

    Zoom meeting

    Public speaking doesn’t have to be scary! It can be a way to connect and share your skills with others. Join us for four sessions held once a month to help you overcome your nerves to become a public speaking pro!

    2021 Virtual Project Bowl: Horse and wildlife

    March 13, 2021

    Check out information for the 2021 Virtual Project Bowl now! Coaches and 4-H'ers (grades 3-12+) interested in learning more about the 4-H Project Bowl program should check out the website for dates, rules, references and more! Get ready to learn more about your dairy, general livestock, horse, llama/alpaca, poultry, rabbit and wildlife projects!

    2021 Virtual Project Bowl: Poultry and rabbit

    March 20, 2021

    Check out information for the 2021 Virtual Project Bowl now! Coaches and 4-H'ers (grades 3-12+) interested in learning more about the 4-H Project Bowl program should check out the website for dates, rules, references and more! Get ready to learn more about your dairy, general livestock, horse, llama/alpaca, poultry, rabbit and wildlife projects!

    Teen leaders: Stepping out of your comfort zone

    March 22, 2021

    7:00pm - 8:00pm

    Zoom

    Teen leaders are invited to sign up to attend virtual learning sessions hosted by the Minnesota 4-H State Ambassadors. Six topical sessions will be held January - March 2021.

    Tasty Tuesdays: Fabulous frozen foods

    March 23, 2021

    6:15pm - 7:15pm

    Our series will look at the importance of healthy choices in our diets and learning how to write your own recipes! We will have some special guests join us as well! There is one difference in our Tasty Tuesdays series: our time is now from 6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.

    2021 Virtual Project Bowl: General livestock and llama/alpaca

    March 27, 2021

    Check out information for the 2021 Virtual Project Bowl now! Coaches and 4-H'ers (grades 3-12+) interested in learning more about the 4-H Project Bowl program should check out the website for dates, rules, references and more! Get ready to learn more about your dairy, general livestock, horse, llama/alpaca, poultry, rabbit and wildlife projects!

    Tasty Tuesdays: Foods for your furry friends

    March 30, 2021

    6:15pm - 7:15pm

    Our series will look at the importance of healthy choices in our diets and learning how to write your own recipes! We will have some special guests join us as well! There is one difference in our Tasty Tuesdays series: our time is now from 6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.

    Minnesota 4-H scholarships due

    April 1, 2021

    Extension development and Minnesota 4-H offer several scholarships for 4-H youth who are pursuing post-secondary studies at accredited colleges and universities. Over $20,000 is awarded annually through a competitive application process. Visit the scholarship website for detailed information and applications. All applications are due to the Extension development office by April 1.

    4-H Ag & Hort afternoon adventure: Soil readiness

    April 5, 2021

    4:00pm

    Zoom

    At the beginning of each month, join a live Zoom session to learn the month's topic and to ask questions. Weekly challenges will be sent via email to all registrants.

    4-H Choose Your Outdoor Adventure deep dive series: Turkeys

    April 5, 2021

    7:00pm - 8:00pm

    Zoom

    On the first Monday of each month, we will be hosting a live webinar that will dive deeper into learning of an outdoor topic. Weekly activity guides will then be sent out to all participants throughout the month. Registration is required.

    Tasty Tuesdays: Meals in a jar

    April 13, 2021

    6:15pm - 7:15pm

    Our series will look at the importance of healthy choices in our diets and learning how to write your own recipes! We will have some special guests join us as well! There is one difference in our Tasty Tuesdays series: our time is now from 6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.

    4-H Public speaking - Tuesday, April 13 - Session #4 - Let's do this!

    April 13, 2021

    7:30pm - 8:30pm

    Zoom meeting

    Public speaking doesn’t have to be scary! It can be a way to connect and share your skills with others. Join us for four sessions held once a month to help you overcome your nerves to become a public speaking pro!

    Tasty Tuesdays: Where's the beef?

    April 27, 2021

    6:15pm - 7:15pm

    Our series will look at the importance of healthy choices in our diets and learning how to write your own recipes! We will have some special guests join us as well! There is one difference in our Tasty Tuesdays series: our time is now from 6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.

    4-H Ag & Hort afternoon adventure: How we use our plants

    May 3, 2021

    4:00pm

    Zoom

    At the beginning of each month, join a live Zoom session to learn the month's topic and to ask questions. Weekly challenges will be sent via email to all registrants.

    4-H Choose Your Outdoor Adventure deep dive series: Fishing

    May 3, 2021

    7:00pm - 8:00pm

    Zoom

    On the first Monday of each month, we will be hosting a live webinar that will dive deeper into learning of an outdoor topic. Weekly activity guides will then be sent out to all participants throughout the month. Registration is required.

    4-H Choose Your Outdoor Adventure deep dive series: Dragonflies and damselflies

    June 7, 2021

    7:00pm - 8:00pm

    Zoom

    On the first Monday of each month, we will be hosting a live webinar that will dive deeper into learning of an outdoor topic. Weekly activity guides will then be sent out to all participants throughout the month. Registration is required.