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    Sign-up for the 2019 Science of Agriculture Challenge!

    Registration for the 2019 Science of Agriculture Challenge is now open! Youth in grades 6 - 12 should register by Friday, Feb. 1. The Science of Agriculture Challenge is a great way to develop communication and problem solving skills and explore careers related to agriculture.

    Join us for Food Revue - Saturday, February 2, 2019

    Food Revue is an annual event open to 4-H members of all ages in Washington, Ramsey, and Hennepin County 4-H that are interested in cooking, food and nutrition, and/or eating!

    Urban 4-H Calendar is now available for 2018-2019

    The Urban 4-H calendar is a one-page glance at dates for the prominent 4-H events and meetings in the Twin Cities metro area in the 2018-2019 year.

    Why enroll/re-enroll in 4-H NOW for Oct 2018-Sept 2019?

    Start or update your 4-H enrollment for Oct 2018-Sept 2019 NOW for easy access to 4-H clubs, activities and events.

    Join the 2018 Ambassador Planning Committee - Deadline Extended

    The Ambassador Planning Committee (APC) is the 4-H Ambassador program for Hennepin and Ramsey Counties. They focus on leadership development and help plan events for Urban 4-H.

    4-H enrollment - it's that time again!

    4-H enrollment is required for 4-H participation and is easy to do. Has your family enrolled yet? If not, please take a few minutes to enroll and/or update your family's information.

    Invigorate your club meetings

    Adult and teen leaders - are you looking for new activities to kick off your club meetings? Check out this new resource on our website to engage your members in problem solving activities! These activities will not only build teamwork and problem solving skills, but will energize your members, setting the stage for productive meetings!

    Plan now for winter weather cancellations

    Plan ahead for winter weather cancellations of 4-H programs, activities and outings. Proper plan communication will help to ensure the safety of 4-H members and Minnesota 4-H volunteers during the winter months.

    Utilize the sales tax exemption for purchases appropriately

    Minnesota 4-H is an approved nonprofit organization. This provides 4-H exemption on paying Minnesota sales tax on most purchases. Purchases MUST be paid for directly by a 4-H organization check in order to utilize the sales tax exemption.

    Follow the 4-H policy when generating funds

    Fall is a great time to plan for fundraising activities for 4-H programs to generate dollars to use throughout the year. Utilize the information sheets linked in this article and work with your 4-H program coordinator when you have questions or are seeking advice about carrying out local fundraising efforts.
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