4-H and Youth

State 4-H Shooting Sports (Air Rifle) Competition

Registration is now open through January 9, 2017

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Teen Leader and Charting Weekend

To provide 4-H members personal development experiences to help them better understand themselves, and display more personal confidence when assuming leadership positions and when taking part in Charting workshops.

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West Virginia 4 H members. Participant age range is 13 – 19, and participants may not be beyond their senior year of high school. Participant must be at least 13 by the date of the event to attend.

When: March 24-26, 2017

Where: WVU Jackson’s Mill State 4-H Camp

$80 – Returning attendees and charters – includes 2 nights dorm lodging, Saturday breakfast, lunch & dinner and Sunday Breakfast. Package begins with lodging Friday night and ends after Sunday breakfast.
$65 – First-time attendees and first-time charters – includes 2 nights dorm lodging, Saturday breakfast, lunch & dinner and Sunday Breakfast. Package begins with lodging Friday night and ends after Sunday breakfast.

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Dance Weekend

To enhance an individual’s awareness of and skills in specific heritage and folk dances. To provide dance learning experiences that will challenge interested 4 H’ers at their skill level. To provide in depth training for 4 H’ers to lead or teach heritage and folk dances.
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4 H’ers who are in at least 6th grade and 4-H leaders.

March 10-12, 2017

WVU Jackson’s Mill
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COST: $90


Pre-Registration Dance Class will be honored on a first come, first served basis. Each participant will select their first and second choice for each of the six (6) periods. Please note, if second choice is not marked or any choice at all the State Office will just place you into a class. No scholarships are available for this event. The postmark deadline for pre registration is Tuesday, January 31, 2017. The participants will pre-register for classes before they arrive for the weekend. A WVU Jackson’s Mill rules sheet should be given to the parents of participants before they pre register their 4 H’er.

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Young Adult Conference

YAC provides an environment for young adults to remain in contact with 4-H after youth membership. Also, it encourages participation in Extension programs after youth membership by promoting continued involvement through leadership roles available for adults in the programs. The conference also provides the opportunity for personal growth through programs offered and fellowship among peers.

Young Adults: Must be 18 or older by start of the event

WHEN: 4-H Grows Here
January 27-29, 2017

WVU Jackson’s Mill Center for Lifelong Learning and State 4-H Camp


$85 – Full Conference Package – Dorm Option
(includes 2 nights dorm housing, Saturday breakfast, lunch & dinner, Sunday breakfast)

$70 – Modified Conference Package – Dorm Option
(includes 1 night dorm housing, Saturday lunch & dinner, Sunday breakfast)

Any 4-H member who is attending YAC to be inducted into the WV 4-H All Stars MUST register for either the Full or Modified Conference Package.

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2017 4-H Event Dates to Remember

Visit our 4-H Calendar of Events or the Calendar

WVU Master Calendar for booked 4-H State events in 2017.