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  • Martin County 4-H June 2015 Clover Update Now Available

    4-H Clover Update monthly newsletter contains the latest news and information about 4-H events, deadlines, training, opportunities, projects and other activities for members, families, and volunteers in your county. Check out Ambassador information, Council and Federation schedules, summer activity opportunities, fair information, meetings, horse clinics and riding schedules, Bellin Ag Education Barn, LQA&E, and much more
  • Sign up for the 2015 4-H Rube Goldberg Challenge!

    There's still time to enter this year's challenge!
  • Put your 4-H history on the map!

    Check out the new "Map Your 4-H History" website!
  • Want to help youth make good decisions?

    Learn how you can become a mentor in this exciting new program!
  • Get the app! 4-H at the Minnesota State Fair

    Download the free app from iTunes or Google Play!

  • Join the Minnesota 4-H Shooting Sports & Wildlife Invitational Sept. 11-13

    Register by July 20 for this years Invitational!
  • The 4-H learning environment: ‘Tis the season of county fair and 4-H conference judging

    Learn how conference judging creates non-formal learning opportunities for youth.
  • 4-H Summer Fun!

    4-H Summer Fun! Martin County 4-H has a variety of summer programming available for ALL youth! 4-H Members and Non-Members are invited to join in on the fun! All of our programs are either FREE or offered at a considerably low rate with scholarships available!
  • Martin County Fair Registration Due July 1!

    The County Fair is approaching quickly! Hopefully, you are already working on your exhibits and are making plans to exhibit at the fair. Registration is due Wednesday, July 1. The Registration Form packets have been sent out to all 4-H families. Get your forms in by June 16 to be placed in a drawing for a chance to win a $20 4-H Food Stand Punch Card! Please read the following directions carefully!
  • Safety of Minors training required for volunteers by July 1

    All current Volunteers must complete this training by July 1 in order to continue volunteering.
  • Keeping Youth in 4-H: The power of 4-H projects and fair conference judging

    Keep youth involved in the 4-H program with relationships, projects and fun!
  • Regional Dog Project Workshop June 6 - Nobles County Fair Grounds-Worthington

    Nobles County 4-H is offering a day FULL of learning for beginners, intermediates and seniors in the Dog Project Area with training in Agility, Obedience, Rally, Showmanship and much more from the MN 4-H Dog Experts. Whether you are new to the dog project or almost a pro, there will be something for everyone! Pre-Registration due by May 6th. Check out the flyer!
  • Martin County 4-H May 2015 Clover Update Now Available

    4-H Clover Update monthly newsletter contains the latest news and information about 4-H events, deadlines, training, opportunities, projects and other activities for members, families, and volunteers in your county. Check out Ambassador information, Council and Federation schedules, summer camp, summer activity opportunities, fair information, meetings, horse clinics and riding schedules, and much more
  • Updated Cloverbuds information sheet is available

    Note changes and opportunities for Cloverbuds exhibiting in horse, sheep and lama projects.
  • 4-H YELLO! 2015 Registration Open!

    Youth Exploring Leadership and Learning Out loud! (YELLO!) is an exciting and fun, citizenship and leadership conference planned and facilitated by the Minnesota 4-H State Ambassadors. Approximately 300 youth from across Minnesota participate in activities, hear speakers, engage in service projects, and explore fun and educational opportunities.
  • Keeping youth in 4-H: A recipe for success

    Learn how to keep youth involved in your 4-H program.
  • Career Development & You Workshop

    Preparing for your future career begins TODAY! Did you know that the skills you are using today could lead towards your future career? At this workshop, we will discuss how these skills can be further developed to get you on a path towards your dream career!
  • NEW Martin County 4-H Federation Constitution/By-Law Changes!

    All 4-H Federations/Councils must, by law, adopt the model constitution and by-laws that was submitted to the IRS with the application for group exemption status. This year, in order to ensure compliance with the IRS requirements, Martin County 4-H Federation's constitution and by-laws had to be revised using a model provided by Minnesota 4-H. A sub-committee consisting of youth and adult volunteers from Martin County have been working diligently to make the new changes. All of the changes have met the guidelines laid out by Minnesota 4-H and it is time for the new documents to be presented and voted on for approval by the Martin County 4-H Federation.
  • Experience 4-H Camp!

    4-H Camp for third through sixth graders will include traditional camping activities like swimming, canoeing, campfire, cabin-living and singing. It will also include hands-on educational tracks that will explore engineering, photography, agriculture and performing arts. Campers will choose two of these four tracks.
  • Martin County 4-H Competitive Events: Deadlines, Consequences, & Exemptions

    This table has been created to assist 4-H members, families and 4-H staff in understanding state and county 4-H individual competitive event deadlines, consequences applied to each situation/deadline, and the use of the one-time exemption to remove all consequences for a single situation/deadline.
  • Become a Wasp Watcher!

    Find out how you can help save trees from invasive pests with the Wasp Watcher program.
  • Create a welcoming environment in your 4-H club

    Now volunteers can learn with the 4HOnline training module: “Creating a welcoming 4-H environment: Engaging, encouraging, and respectful”.
  • Get Stylin' with Martin County 4-H! Clothing and Fashion Revue Workshop Series

    Do you have a passion for fashion? Join us to learn how you can turn this passion into a 4-H project! A series of workshops are being offered to get you ready to participate in the 4-H projects: Clothes You Make, Clothes You Buy, and Fashion Revue!
  • Access basic enrollment data in 4HOnline

    Find out about "Volunteer leader access" in 4HOnline.
  • Start thinking about youth delegates for the 2016 National 4-H Conference

    Check out this year's conference and start looking ahead to 2016!
  • 2014-2015 Federation Meeting Schedule

    The 2014-2015 Federation Meeting Schedule. Remember, you MUST attend at least three Federation or Club meetings a year in order to have your state 4-H activities paid for by the Martin County 4-H Federation.
  • Cloverbud Information and Rules

    The University of Minnesota Extension 4-H Cloverbud Program is to support the positive development of youth grades Kindergarten - second grade. This article contains important information regarding rules that are in the Cloverbud program to ensure the safety of its K-2 participants. This information is pulled from the University of Minnesota Extension 4-H Cloverbud Fact Sheet for Parents, Guardians, and Mentors.
  • 4-H Competitive Events: Deadlines, Consequences and Exemptions

    The 4-H Competitive Events: Deadlines, Consequences and Exemptions Chart has been created to assist 4-H members, families and 4-H staff in understanding state and county 4-H individual competitive event deadlines, consequences applied to each situation/deadline, and the use of the one-time exemption to remove all consequences for a single situation/deadline.
  • Attention Shooting Sports Participants

    A reminder that we will have Shooting Sports practice at the Fairmont National Guard Armory during these cold winter months.
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