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State Conference(s) for 4-H Volunteerism

"Virtual" State 4-H Parent-Volunteer Conference - June 27, 2020

The primary purpose for the 2020 Conference is to strengthen the local club or project group experience for youth, families, parents and volunteers.  We want parents and volunteers to gain greater confidence in developing and implementing a local experience which will retain youth, gain youth and use an increasing number of volunteers as project and activity leaders.

Conference Registration

  • Register at CLOSED

  • Registration Information and Conference Agenda - Workshop descriptions

  • Registration Deadline June 18

  • FREE and open to 4-H parents, volunteers, teen leaders and Extension employees

  • MUST be pre-register to receive communications for logging on via computer, cell phone or landline.

  • Must be pre-registered to receive Continuing Education Credit.

  • Portions of the conference will be available on Facebook Live.

 2020 Objectives


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      Southern Region Conference for 4-H Volunteerism

      September 24- September 27, 2020, Rock Eagle 4-H Center, Eatonton, Georgia


      Registration opens July 1,2020 - Website.

      ** Participation in this conference will be governed by OK and GA Covid-19 compliance.  State and University guidelines regarding out of state travel will be followed.

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      Join volunteers from across the southern region as we host a national 4-H volunteer conference. The program kicks off Thursday, and closes with breakfast Sunday. The conference includes workshops and speakers in creative arts, health & better living, kids in the kitchen, plants & gardens, technology, science, teaching & learning and personal development.

      WHY - The 4-H Volunteer Conference of Southern States is designed to engage 4-H volunteers an d staff across the southern region, in contemporary educational opportunities, that will impact, enhance and foster quality, excellence and achievement in the essential elements of youth development programming.

      MISSION - The mission of the conference is to provide experiential educational opportunities to 4-H volunteers and staff across the southern region. It is designed to improve the quality of 4-H programming in their own activities, projects, clubs and communities.

      "Registration" Scholarships - A limited number of scholarships for the $325 registration fee will be available.  The application and a letter of reference from your county educator are due on or before 5 pm June 26.  Application CLOSED