Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Teen Citizenship

Citizenship North Carolina Focus

June 11-13, 2012, Raleigh, NC

Who:           100-170 North Carolina 4-H youth, ages 14-19, and appropriate adult partners, selected by application. Recruiting at least 2 per county – new or returning youth.

What:           Dynamic learning focused on civic engagement and understanding government

When:  Monday June 11 – Wednesday June 13, 2012

Where:          Sheraton Downtown; Legislative Offices; Raleigh, NC

Why:           To inspire engaged citizenship and continued volunteerism among NC youth


Monday, March 5, 2012

Love chickens?

Youth Poultry Camp
Poultry Science Summer Institute (PSSI)
Current 10th and 11th graders
Held the first full week of August at NC State
Application deadline:  May 2
Cost:  $50.00

Click HERE for more information

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Teen Opportunities 2012
Looking for ways to expand your world?  Meet new friends, explore new places, attend fun workshops and learn new things you can do.  Fun included.
Mark your calendar now for these upcoming, annual events:

Teen Retreat
Meet other 4-H’ers from across the district, attend workshops and have fun!
March 30-31;  Swannanoa 4-H Camp

Citizenship NC Focus
Interested in citizenship and how our state legislature works? Apply for the
8th Annual 4-H Citizenship North Carolina Focus  June 11-13, in Raleigh  
Ages 14-19 and adult escorts. Two per county are eligible to attend.

4-H Camp
Summer 2012
Click HERE for a listing of 4-H camps for 13 year olds and older

4-H Congress
July 16-19
13 year olds and older 4-H participants
Part-time participation is available as well
Join in the annual state event with over 800 youth, volunteers and agents from across the state. Meet 4-H’ers from every county in the state, attend workshops, fun activities, see NC State, experience dorm life, and more.  Learn more things you can do in 4-H
see video HERE

Youth Voice Summit
August 17-18
Raleigh, NC
Brainstorm solutions to the top issues youth face in North Carolina and their communities

State 4-H Council
November 3-4
Raleigh, NC
Join other 4-H’ers across the region for inspiration, fun, and more!