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4-H Chick Chain: Essential Elements for a Successful Program

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 4:00 pm EDT

The 4-H Chick Chain is a chicken-raising program that teaches youth how to raise laying hens from chicks.The 4-H Chick Chain Program has taken off in popularity across the country. It started in Alabama and the number one question that most 4-H Agents ask is how to ...

4H Futures Program

Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 1:00 pm EST

In this webinar, you will learn about the 4H futures program. Since 2002 the Missouri 4-H Youth Futures: College Within Reach Program, has promoted college as an attainable goal for high school youth who are not typically encouraged to attend college, such as first-generation...

Citizen Science Tools and Resources for Extension Professionals

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 4:00 pm EDT - Presented by Katie Stofer

So now that you have a good understanding of what citizen science is, or maybe you've even started using it in your programs, what tools and resources are out there to support your work? This Tools and Resources webinar will cover:How to find existing programs to join,Toolkits...

Joining the Maker Movement: Q&A with Colorado 4-H

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 6:00 pm EDT - Presented by Paul Hill, Dave Francis

The 4-H Agent in Pueblo County, Colorado reached out to us with the following questions about our 4-H Maker programs and the success we have had with setting up afterschool and school enrichment programs that integrate and include 4-H participation and membership. She is...

Social Media 101 for Club Leaders

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at 7:00 pm EDT

Does all the talk about social media have you confused? Are you wondering if you should start a group or a page? What about using Pinterest to collect ideas for your next meeting? Will these tools help keep your club connected and get your members and families the...

How Extension Can Help Communities Grow the Maker Movement

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Paul Hill

The Maker Movement is centered in cities and holds potential for unlocking economic growth and spurring entreprenuership. Currently this movement is being fueled by support from local governments. The goal of this webinar is to spark the conversation and action among Extension...

2016 4-H Professional Development From Your Desk Session #7 "Developing Safe 4-H Youth Devepment Programs: Bridging Connections to the LGBTQ+ Communities"

Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 4:30 pm EST

Presenter: Katherine Soule, University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources4-H Youth Development programs should be inclusive for clientele of all demographics. As we know, our programs are required to meet Affirmative Action & non-discrimination requirements...

2016 4-H Professional Development From Your Desk Session #5 "The Northwest Youth Financial Education Program""

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at 4:30 pm EST

Presenters: Nancy Shelstad and Lyle Hansen, University of Idaho ExtensionWith current credit card debt expected to reach $900 Billion by years end and student loan debt of $1.2 Trillion, personal financial management skills are critical for youth to attain! Research shows...

2016 4-H Professional Development From Your Desk Session #4 "4-H Volunteer Management: Setting the Stage for a Sustainable 4-H Volunteer Program"

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at 12:30 pm EST

Presenters: Joshua Dallin, Utah State University ExtensionA County 4-H volunteer management plan must be in place before a volunteer shows interest, commitment, or willingness. This process will allow a match to occur that unifies the needs of the 4-H program and needs of ...

2016 4-H Professional Development From Your Desk Session #3 "Social Media and 4-H: How to Make it Work for Your Program"

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at 4:30 pm EST

Presenters: Joy Paterson & Kate Schnoor, University of Nevada Cooperative ExtensionThis workshop will consist of two sections. First, we will highlight how we started our program, concerns and issues that have arisen along the way and how we merged the needs of 4-H with...

2016 4-H Professional Development From Your Desk Session #2 "What Makes 4-H Camp-4-H Camp"

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at 12:30 pm EST - Presented by Mike Jensen

Presenter: Mike Jensen, Washington State University ExtensionPlease join me for an interactive discussion about 4-H Camp, an important delivery tool of the 4-H Youth Development program toolbox. We will explore current information on camp issues such as risk management, ...

2016 4-H Professional Development From Your Desk Session #1 "Youth Nutrition Education Curriculum"

Monday, January 25, 2016 at 4:30 pm EST - Presented by GaeLynn Peterson

Presenters: GaeLynn Peterson, Sharmi Crowther, and Suzane Prevedel (Utah State University Extension)Not every teacher, parent, or educator is trained in nutrition education creating the need for a quick and easy-to-follow nutrition education curriculum. The CREATES Youth...

How to Join the Maker Movement - Discussion with Ohio 4-H Educators

Monday, December 7, 2015 at 12:00 pm EST - Presented by Paul Hill

Extension professionals from Utah State University and The Ohio State University discuss how 4-H programs can join the Maker Movement. We will be sharing resources for joining the Maker Movement, like makercamp.com pbskids.org/designsquad/build, instructables, makezine.com...

Hands On: Real World Lessons in Food Safety for Middle School Students in School and 4-H

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Janie Burney

"Hands On" teaches middle school students key food safety concepts while meeting Common Core Standards in Math and Language Arts and state mandated curriculum standards in science and social studies. Using highly effective research-based lesson plans, student labs,...

“Feeding Our Feathered Friends” Webinar - Citizen Science intro

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at 1:00 pm EDT

http://www.birdsleuth.org/event/feeding-our-feathered-friends-webinar/ From the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, a chance to learn about bird watching and an intro to their citizen science projects. Feeding birds can spark kids’ curiosity, interest in the outdoors and...