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4-H Communication Arts Contest

Communication Arts Contest is an opportunity to share your skills and compete in various areas of communication through a variety of verbal and written events.  Use this experience to inform, persuade or state your values about matters that are important to you.  Also learn to understand your strengths and weaknesses while improving your communication skills.  You will learn by the process of putting your work together as well as learning from the other 4-H’ers who compete!

When:  Tuesday, Feb. 27, late afternoon to evening

Where:  Bunker Hills Activities Center, 550 Bunker Lake Blvd NW, Andover

Who:  All 4-H’ers Cloverbud and up

Registration:
• Registration (speaking and non-speaking events) are due by Saturday, February 10.  Non-speaking entries are can be dropped off Saturday, February 10 at project workshop day. 
• You may register in as many categories as you want, but only one entry per category.
• Register through your member account on 4HOnline.
• Judges are secured by the number of youth registered.
• Please call ASAP if you must CANCEL in a speaking category - this has a big impact on our schedule and number of judges needed.

Non-speaking: All entries will be on display during the event and may be picked up at the end of the event.

Speaking categories: 
• 4-H Pledge (Cloverbuds Only)
• Storytelling, Individual and Duo
• Interpretive Reading, Individual and Duo
• Public Speaking
• Extemporaneous Speaking

Non-speaking categories:
• 4-H Promotion Piece
• Cartooning
• Creative Writing

Levels/grades:
• Cloverbud:  Grades K-2
• Beginner:  Grades 3-5
• Intermediate:  Grade 6-8
• Senior:  Grades 9 & up

Questions:  Contact Kim Ferguson, 4-H Support Staff, at fergu029@umn.edu or 763-324-3495.

 

 

 

 

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Contacts

Kimberly Ferguson
Program Support Secretary
(763) 324-3499
fergu029@umn.edu
Anna Gilbertson
County 4-H Program Coordinator
(763) 324-3497
annag@umn.edu

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4-H Communication Arts Contest

February 27, 2018

5:00pm - 9:00pm

Bunker Hills Activities Center, 550 Bunker Lake Blvd NW, Andover

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