Life skills are a basic foundation that prepare youth for success in life. The goal of Michigan 4-H Youth Development is that every youth possess the necessary life skills to be successful and lead a productive life. Through the motto of, learn by doing and the experiential learning model, youth involved in Michigan 4-H programs are gaining life skills through project, experiences and opportunities that 4-H offers.
Visit Michigan 4-H to learn more about programs youth can participate in to gain these life skills.
February 26, 2015 | Jackelyn Martin | Conflict is unavoidable in life, but skills can be developed in youth to help them manage conflict in more productive ways.
February 25, 2015 | Beverly Przystas | The fourth Showing Character core value to be shared among livestock projects is respect. Not only is respect in showing animals important, but also when showing with other youth. Learn some respectful tips when showing livestock projects.
February 25, 2015 | Dixie Sandborn | Sugar is one of the best natural beauty ingredients to exfoliate your skin. Sugar scrubs are mild and help remove dead skin.
February 25, 2015 | Debra Barrett | Use resources to make a difference in the lives of high school seniors and their future preparation.
February 25, 2015 | Katie Ockert | Cloverbud programs should include activity based experiences and be cooperative learning centered.
February 23, 2015 | Frank Cox | Before the scholarship application process starts for a student, get involved in activities that will help practice the skills of record-keeping and journaling.
February 23, 2015 | Christine Heverly | Do all social media tools overwhelm you? Learn why its important and quick tips to help make it easy.
February 20, 2015 | Nick Baumgart | Get outside to enjoy some snow fun and bring along some interesting information about the science of snow.
February 19, 2015 | Nick Baumgart | Set aside some time this winter to read a classic environmental piece of literature.
February 19, 2015 | Julie Thelen | Wool, meat and milk are celebrated in February for National Lamb Month.
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Date: Mar 7, 2015
Location: Tahquamenon Area Schools
Date: Mar 12, 2015
Location: MSU Extension Macomb, 21885 Dunham Rd., Clinton Twp., MI 48026
Date: Mar 13, 2015
Location: Bovee University Center, Central Michigan University campus:103 East Preston Street, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859
- 4-H Arts
- 4-H China Project
- 4-H Clothing & Textiles
- 4-H Cloverbuds (Ages 5-8)
- 4-H Communications
- 4-H Companion Animals
- 4-H Dairy Cattle Production & Management
- 4-H Exploration Days
- 4-H Food, Health & Well-Being
- 4-H Goat Production & Management
- 4-H Junior Citizen Planner
- 4-H Leadership Education
- 4-H Proud Equestrians Program
- 4-H Rabbits & Cavies
- 4-H Science Blast in the Class
- Jump Into Foods and Fitness (JIFF)
- Outdoor Adventure Challenge
- Revolution of Responsibility