Michigan 4-H Youth Development offers resources to help youth development educators create and engage young people in fun, age-appropriate, experiential learning. 4-H also provides programs designed to help address the critical issues that young people face during out-of-school time.
Michigan State University Extension staff analyze and develop the research and knowledge base in order to provide professional development opportunities that expand and enhance program delivery and management skills. Extension also offers online access to research, educational resources and training and events to assist you and the people you work with.
December 6, 2013 | Kendra Moyses | Winter is a great time to explore and have fun both outside and inside!
December 6, 2013 | Ann Arnold | Kicking off the holiday season without stress can lead to a year with less stress.
December 3, 2013 | Ann Arnold | Use creative techniques to keep your energized child entertained throughout the day.
December 3, 2013 | Karen Pace | Parents can help to create home environments that protect their children from being involved with bullying.
November 26, 2013 | Lisa Bottomley | Mentoring relationships can have a significant impact on volunteer mentors.
November 26, 2013 | Janice Zerbe | The basic information everyone should be aware of when making proper introductions.
November 26, 2013 | Judy Ratkos | 4-H youth can earn a cash prize through the national 4-H beekeeping essay contest on beekeeping in colonial times.
November 26, 2013 | Jodi Schulz | Learn how to foster creative environments and situations for youth to practice the essential skill of creativity.
November 26, 2013 | Darren Bagley | Teach young children about making pumpkin pie.
November 25, 2013 | Beverly Przystas | Kettunen Center, Michigan’s 4-H volunteer training center, offers many different trainings for youth and adults year round.
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Date: Dec 18, 2013
Location: Three locations to choose from (see description for specific locations)
Date: Mar 1, 2014 - Mar 2, 2014
Location: Kettunen Center, 14901 4H Drive, Tustin, MI 49688
Date: Mar 16, 2014 - Mar 19, 2014
Location: Quality Inn, 3121 E. Grand River, Lansing, MI 48912
- 4-H Arts & Textiles
- 4-H China Project
- 4-H Cloverbuds (Ages 5-8)
- 4-H Communications
- 4-H Companion Animals
- 4-H Dairy Cattle
- 4-H Entomology
- 4-H Goats
- 4-H Livestock
- 4-H Military Families
- 4-H Poultry
- 4-H Rabbits & Cavies
- 4-H Science Blast
- 4-H Shooting Sports
- 4-H Veterinary Science
- For Youth Development Professionals
- Inclusive 4-H
- International Exchange Programs
- Junior Citizen Planner
- Michigan 4-H Youth Conservation Council
- Outdoor Adventure Challenge
- Revolution of Responsibility