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4-H in McLeod County

  • 4-H Recognition Banquet Award Applications
    This year’s 4-H Recognition Banquet award applications are available at or from the Extension Office. All applications and nominations are due the third Monday in September. Late applications will not be accepted.
  • County Fair Pictures and Videos Wanted
    Our 4-H Ambassadors plan to create a 4-H promotional video highlighting the experiences that our 4-H’er have at county fair and we’d love to include your footage.
  • 4-H Recognition Banquet Date Set
    Mark your calendars for this year’s 4-H Recognition Banquet on Sunday, November 12th at Christ the King Church in Hutchinson.
  • 4-H Award Applications
    McLeod County 4-H Awards • All awards recipients are selected based applications and/or nominations submitted by 4-H members or 4-H adult volunteers. • 4-H members are encouraged to challenge themselves by working toward different awards as they advance in their 4-H career. • The number of awards presented in each category is based on the number of applications or nominations submitted. • Paper copies of applications and nomination forms are also available at the Extension Office. • All awards will be presented at Recognition Banquet. • All application and nomination forms are due third Monday in September. Late applications will not be accepted!
  • Nominate a 4-H Volunteer for Salute to Excellence
    Volunteers give much to the 4-H program! Consider nominating an outstanding volunteer for a 2018 4-H Salute to Excellence Award. All nomination materials are due by September 15, 2017.
  • 4-H Fair Set Up
    : Please mark your calendar for Monday, August 7th at 5 p.m. for our Pre-Fair 4-H Set Up Night. We will clean and set up both the 4-H Café and 4-H Building so that they are ready for all of you at County Fair. The more help, the better. Remember: many hands, make light work. A pizza supper will be provided for everyone who shows up. We hope to see you then!
  • 2017 McLeod County 4-H Fair Survival Guide Now Available
    Visit to view this year's 4-H Fair Survival Guide. Please make sure to read this very important document as it includes a wealth of 4-H Fair related information.
  • Message from Dorothy: Volunteering is a gift. Who will you share it with?
    Associate dean and state 4-H director Dorothy Freeman encourages caring adults to share the joy of volunteering with others. When more adults volunteer, more Minnesota youth can build the skills they need to lead for a lifetime.
  • Alumni and friends are invited to volunteer at the Minnesota State Fair

    Volunteers are needed every day at the Minnesota State Fair to talk with people going through 4-H areas and share their 4-H stories. Read more

  • Congratulations to the 2017-18 Minnesota 4-H State Ambassador team

    Through citizenship education and leadership activities, the Minnesota 4-H State Ambassadors contribute meaningfully to 4-H and to their communities. Welcome the 2017-18 Minnesota 4-H State Ambassador team. Read more

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