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4-H in Swift County

  • Holiday Office Hours
    The Swift County 4-H Office will be closed on the following dates for the holidays: November 24-25, Decemer 22 (afternoon), December 25-26, January 1, January 15.
  • Join us for an exciting Winter Project Day!
    Looking for something to do over Winter Break? Need ideas for County Fair? All 4-H youth grades 3-8 are invited to participate in Winter Project Day December 28th from 9:00am - 12:00pm at the E Free Church in Benson. If you're too old to participate you can still join in the fun! We are still looking for older youth and adult volunteers.
  • Escape to Leadership
    Looking for a boost in leadership & problem solving skills? Youth in grades 6-9th are encouraged to sign up for the 2018 Escape to Leadership for January 6th in Morris. Are you up to the challenge?
  • Mark your calendars!
    Don't miss these upcoming January dates/deadlines including Fruit Sales and Market Beef Weigh-In.
  • Swift County 4-Hers: Sign up now for SW BLU!
    Register for a regional youth leadership workshop for youth in grades 6-12 in Marshall, MN. Activities are planned and facilitated by the Minnesota 4-H State Ambassadors!
  • Have you applied to be a Regional Camp Counselor yet?
    Youth in grades 7+ are encouraged to apply to become a 4-H Camp Counselor for the 2018 Regional 4-H Camp scheduled for June 19th-21st in Morris.
  • It's time to register for the SW Winter Project Leader Training!
    An exciting day is being planned for all 4-H screened adult volunteers to network with fellow volunteers while gaining new ideas for working with clubs and youth. It will be held Saturday, February 24th from 9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at SMSU in Marshall.
  • Watch for information to become a 4-H Summer Intern!
    It's time to start thinking about 4-H Summer Internships that will be available in Big Stone, Lac qui Parle, Pope, Stevens and Swift Counties!
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  • Message from Dorothy: Giving to grow leaders
    Associate dean and state 4-H director Dorothy Freeman shares a story about 12 year old Mela. Because of generous 4-H volunteers, Mela has grown into a confident leader.

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