4-H and Youth

WV State Fair Talent Stage

The WV State Fair Talent Stage registration information is now available . 4-Hers are encouraged to consider participating. We all have talent in our counties and this is the perfect opportunity to showcase those talents. state fair Talent stage acts or presentations are needed for each day, August 12-21. The talent stage acts can include visual presentation, public speaking, drama, music and dance. If you have any questions, please contact Lesley Woodrum at 304-466-7113. Registrations are due to me by Friday, July 22nd.

4-H Football Day

WVU vs. Kansas State Wildcats

Football Day Design


October 1, 2016 (Game Time TBD)
This is the Big XII home opener for WVU


WVU Football Stadium, Morgantown, WV


$40 Game Ticket & Insurance (everyone in attendance must have a ticket to enter the game regardless of age – infants, toddlers, etc…)

$10 4-H T-Shirt (optional)

Note: There is limited ticket availability, so all tickets are sold on a first come/first serve basis until our supply has been exhausted.

REFUNDS: Partial refunds will be honored if requested prior to August 1st. Due to the purchase of tickets and t-shirts, no refunds will be accepted after August 1st.

Additional activities and festivities may take place prior to the game depending upon kickoff time. All individuals attending will be a part of a group photo on the field after the conclusion of the game.

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Printable Flyer/Paper Order Form

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Back to the Basics

Test your skills in the backcountry and live the primitive style. Cook on an open flame, sleep in a tent, fish, hike and get warm by the campfire. Each session will have a different shooting sports activity based on camp directors’ skills and certifications. camping

Who: Those who want to learn more about backcountry camping that will be accompanying youth in primitive-type camping.

Space is limited to 12 campers per trip, one camp per person.

Cost: $40 (includes all camping equipment and food)

July 29-31, 2016—Ages 14-17—(camping, fishing, archery)

August 3-5, 2016—Ages 14-17—(camping, fishing, TBD)

September 23-25, 2016—Ages 14-17—(camping, fishing, TBD)

October 21-23, 2016—Ages 18-21—(camping, fishing, Tomahawk and knife throwing)

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Mountaineer Media Camp

July 27-29, 2016

To provide youth experiences in journalism, strategic communications, and media, in order for them to have understanding of how the media landscape is changing, why media is important today, and why media innovation is valuable. media

Campers will participate in workshops that will enhance their communication, photography, and journalism skills as well as improve their understanding of media in the modern world.

Location: West Virginia University – Evansdale Campus, Morgantown, WV

Cost: $125. Includes two nights lodging in the WVU Towers Housing Complex.

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VLW 2016 Save The Date

Be on the lookout for the RFP and submit by April 29, 2016.

Anticipated Workshop Categories:

  • 4-H Club Activities and Support
  • Civic Engagement
  • Creative Arts (including Crafts)
  • Healthy Lifestyles
  • STEM

Outstanding Volunteer, Friends of 4-H, and 45 & 50 Year Recognition nominations are due
August 25, 2016.

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