Issue 11

4-H Congress Highlights

The 72nd annual Tennessee 4-H Congress was held at the Embassy Suites in Murfreesboro, March 17- 20, 2019. 312 4-Hers, 72 volunteer leaders and 48 4-H project finalists (411 total registered) attended 4-H Congress to learn about state government, Tennessee history, citizenship and leadership.

Press Release for 2018 Tennessee 4-H Congress

For the 71st year, 4-H members from across Tennessee will gather to participate in Tennessee 4-H Congress. The annual event, which will take place March 18-21, gives 4-H’ers the opportunity to learn about the day-to-day functioning of state government by assuming the roles of state representatives and senators. Since its beginning in 1948, 4-H Congress has given some 37,000 4-H’ers and volunteer leaders firsthand experience in state government.