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Extension is expanding its online education and resources while in-person events and classes are canceled.



4-H in Sherburne County

    State Fair cancellation
    Extension is creating alternate experiences for 4-He'rs and others. "It won’t replace the Fair but we are committed to meaningful programming," says Dean Durgan.
    Register for the 4-H State Leadership Conference -YELLO...ish!
    Youth Exploring Leadership and Learning Opportunities (YELLO) is an exciting and fun 4-H civic engagement and leadership conference that engages youth in activities to prepare them to learn and lead in their communities. Nearly 300 youth from across Minnesota take part in the event each year.
    Even MORE Virtual Learning Opportunities!
    Though in-person Extension meetings, events and classes are not possible at this time, we are open for business and continuing to work in your communities and bringing online education and resources to all Minnesotans.
    Senior Spotlights
    Help Sherburne County 4-H honor the class of 2020!
    Photography Scavenger Hunt Update
    On behalf of the MN State 4-H Photography Committee, I want to thank you for participating in the statewide photography scavenger hunt! We've had a tremendous turnout! We wanted to let you know that MN 4-H Photography has a few additional pieces that will be offered throughout the summer!
    Fair canceled, 4-H showcases still planned
    As many of you have heard, the Sherburne County fair board has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Sherburne County Fair due to the COVID-19 health pandemic.
    Notes from Minnesota 4-H director Jennifer A. Skuza
    A brief update on summer showcases, 4-H at home and the role of volunteers in the midst of difficult times.
    Register for 4-H performing arts #AtHome
    A new 4-H performing arts series is coming to you #AtHome this summer! This engaging series of performing arts sessions will kick-off with a live session on Thursday, June 18, right from your home. Learn from teaching artists working in the field, receive resources on all things theatre, and connect with 4-H performing arts members across the state! Registration is free and required for participation.
    Participate in new 4-H Stock Talks!
    Join this new virtual animal science presentation experience for all Minnesota 4-H youth (grades K-13). A 4-H Stock Talk is a short video presentation about an animal science topic of your choice. Giving a talk is a great opportunity for you to share your learning with others and practice your demonstration skills! Videos must be submitted between June 1 and June 30. Sign-up today!
    2020 Minnesota 4-H SS&W Leader Certification updates
    We are launching a new 3-step SS&W Leader Certification process that you can start online! Please note requirements for each step. Watch for additional details in future Clover Updates.

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