The June Dairy Month luncheon is the official kick-off for June Dairy Month and all of the great promotional activities that will happen during the month of June.
The 2021 Tennessee 4-H Project Achievement Day winners were announced in late July at Tennessee 4-H Roundup and All Star Conference and have been posted on the Tennessee 4-H website. These 4-H’ers competed alongside approximately 150 other 4-H members across the state in e-portfolio competition and then interviews to receive top honors. Level I winners received Horizon awards and the opportunity to receive a $500 college scholarship. Level Ii winners received silver bowls, a trip to National 4-H Congress in November and college scholarships.
The next Nearpod Sandbox will be Tuesday, April 6, at 3pm EST.
JOANN and 4-H are once again teaming up to collect donations at the register and offer special discounts for JOANN/4-H Rewards Card members. The activation will help in the effort to ensure every kid has an equal opportunity to succeed by bringing 4-H to more kids nationwide via local unrestricted funding.
The Specialist Region is excited to be hosting the 202 State TAE4-HW meeting. The Program Committee would like for your involvement in the conference by submitting proposals to present a workshop or display.
I had the opportunity to travel to Nashville on Friday to visit the Oscar Farris Agricultural Museum, housed at the TN Department of Agriculture. This museum showcases agriculture history, including hands-on experiences for youth.
What keeps volunteers motivated? Is it tangible or intangible rewards? T-shirts, caps, coffee mugs, puppy sweaters, double fudge brownies, or even the occasional Chinese buffet can all play a part at keeping volunteers happy.
But research shows that it is the intangible rewards that keep volunteers motivated. Programming efforts need to also focus on these intangibles.
The Tennessee Make It with Wool Contest will be Saturday, August 21, at the Wilson County Fair in Lebanon. Dee Wolters, 4-H Volunteer Leader in Maury County, is the Tennessee Make It with Wool state director. The Tennessee Sheep Producers are proud to sponsor the 2021 contest.
In this Brunch & Learn you will learn how to bring in your PowerPoint, add interactive components and you have a Nearpod ready to use! Join the Nearpod Think Tank this Wednesday, March 31 at 9am CST. Connection information will be posted on the InVite Teams Site.
Make your days COUNT! – There are so many fun ways to get moving with numbers. One of our favorites is using an EMOM (every minute on the minute). Time yourself for 10 minutes every day. Do the following exercises, completing each series of exercises within a minute, resting until the minute is up and then repeating.