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Event:
State 4-H Livestock Judging

Contest will be held at the McKenzie County Fairgrounds and Rough Rider Event Center in Watford City.

Date:March 6, 2021
City:Watford City, ND
Contact:
Leigh Ann Skurupey

Phone: 701-231-7251
E-mail: leighann.skurupey@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
State 4-H Livestock Quiz Bowl

Event will be held at the Rough Rider Event Center in Watford City.

Date:March 7, 2021
City:Watford City, ND
Contact:
Leigh Ann Skurupey or Holly Halvorson

Phone: 701-231-7251
E-mail: leighann.skurupey@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
State Crop Show Judging

The state crop show is held at the North Dakota Winter Show. The NDWS will be held March 10-14 in Valley City. Judging of the crop show will take place on Monday, March 8. All entries due at the NDWS building by 9:00 a.m. Contact Dean Aakre if you need 4-H entry exhibit cards.

Date:March 8, 2021
City:Valley City, ND
Contact:
Joel Ransom, Dean Aakre, Randy Grueneich

Phone: 701-231-8595
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu; randy.grueneich@ndsu.edu; joel.ransom@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://northdakotawintershow.com/wintershow-cropshow.php
Event:
Hippology Contest at Winter Show

Event will be held in Valley City. Time TBA

Date:March 13, 2021
City:Valley City, ND
Contact:
Leigh Ann Skurupey or Holly Halvorson

Phone: 701-231-7251
E-mail: leighann.skurupey@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
State 4-H Crop Judging Contest

The state 4-H crop judging contest is held as part of the North Dakota State Crop Show at the North Dakota Winter Show. The contest will be held at the Valley City Eagles Club. Because of Covid-19 restrictions, the contest will only be open to 4-H members in 2021. There will not be an open division.

Date:March 13, 2021
City:Valley City, ND
Contact:
Dean Aakre

Phone: 701-231-8595
Fax: 701-231-8568
E-mail: dean.aakre@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/member_information/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/crop_judging/
Event:
Preparing Youth Development Professionals Webinar

Topic: Preparing Youth Development Professionals: Practices for Inclusion of all Genders and Sexual Orientations

Presenter: Joe Rand, Extension Educator – University of Minnesota Extension Center for Youth Development

Description: Participants will learn about and discuss the newly released and PLWG-approved “Practices for Inclusion for Individuals of All Genders and Sexual Orientations” document. Learn how these practices can be utilized in youth organizations.

Date:March 17, 2021
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Meagan Scott Hoffman

Phone: 701-231-7251
E-mail: meagan.scott@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://extension.umn.edu/youth-work-courses/youth-development-brown-bag-webinars
Event:
Generational Diversity In the Workplace and Community

Join Rachelle Vettern, Leadership & Volunteer Development Specialist, Katelyn Yliniemi, NDSU Extension Center for 4-H Youth Development Graduate Assistant, and Dean Aakre, 4-H Youth Development Specialist to learn how to facilitate this curriculum with educators, decision makers, service groups, and other community and county groups virtually or in-person. 10:00 – 11:30 A.M. Central time.

Date:March 22, 2021
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Rachel Vettern

Phone: 701-231-7541
E-mail: rachel.vettern@ndsu.edu
Event:
How to Promote Accessibility in Youth Programming Webinar

Learn how to promote accessibility in youth programming.

Presenters: Kanbi Knippling and Abigail Donkers

Website to Register: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/3958519348326002443

Date:March 26, 2021
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Meagan Scott Hoffman

Phone: 701-231-7964
E-mail: meagan.scott@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Central District Spring Meeting

Location to be determined. Meeting is tentatively scheduled to occur in person but may need to be held via Zoom.

Date:April 22, 2021
City:To Be Determined, ND
Contact:
Dena Kemmet

Phone: 701-328-9731
E-mail: dena.kemmet@ndsu.edu
Event:
East District Spring Meeting

Location to be determined. Meeting is tentatively scheduled to take place in person but may need to occur via Zoom.

Date:April 23, 2021
City:To Be Determined, ND
Contact:
Lesley Lubenow

Phone: 701-780-8229
E-mail: lesley.lubenow@ndsu.edu
Event:
Stutsman County 4-H Equine Quiz Bowl Tournament

Equine Quiz Bowl contest – 2 age groups – more details on registration to come. Will be held on the University of Jamestown campus.

Date:April 24, 2021
City:Jamestown, ND
Contact:
Robin Barnes

Phone: 701-252-9030
E-mail: robin.barnes@ndsu.edu
Event:
Northwest Hippology Contest

-Hippology
-Horse Demonstration
-Horse Illustrated Talk
-Horse Quiz Bowl
-Horse Speech

Date:May 1, 2021
City:Stanley, ND
Contact:
Emily Burkett

Phone: 7018576450
E-mail: emily.goff@ndsu.edu
Event:
Preparing Youth Development Professionals Webinar

Topic: Preparing Youth Development Professionals to Identify and Implement Key Elements of a High Quality STEM Program

Presenters: Michael Compton and Margo Bowerman, Extension Educators – University of Minnesota Extension Center for Youth Development

Description: The Engineering Design Process, the Scientific Inquiry Model, and the Science and Engineering Practices are considered important elements to designing and implementing quality STEM programming for youth (in-person and virtual). Participants will learn how these elements incorporate scientific inquiry or engineering design and use science and engineering practices to support learning.

Date:May 12, 2021
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Meagan Scott Hoffman

Phone: 701-231-7251
E-mail: meagan.scott@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://extension.umn.edu/youth-work-courses/youth-development-brown-bag-webinars
Event:
State 4-H Horse Judging and Hippology Contest

It will be held at the ND Horse Expo up in Minot on June 4.

Date:June 4, 2021
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Halvorson

Phone: 701-231-7251
E-mail: holly.halvorson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/member_information/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/horse_events/
Event:
State 4-H Horse Demo, Illustrated Talk, Public Speaking, Quiz Bowl

It will be held at the ND Horse Expo up in Minot.

Date:June 5, 2021
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Halvorson

Phone: 701-231-7251
E-mail: holly.halvorson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/member_information/programs_events/state_4_h_contests/horse_events/
Event:
4-H Extension Youth Conference

4-H Extension Youth Conference (EYC) is open to all youth who have finished seventh grade. You do not need to be enrolled in 4-H to attend. EYC will be held on the NDSU campus in Fargo on June 21-24.

Date:June 21 - 24, 2021
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Sue Quamme

Phone: 701-231-7251
E-mail: susan.quamme@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
4-H Horticulture Field Day

A 4-H Field Day is planned for Myra Arboretum. Details on the schedule and sessions/topics to be offered will be added later.

Date:August 12, 2021
City:Larimore, ND
Contact:
Carrie Knutson

Phone: 701-780-8229
Fax: 701-780-8309
E-mail: carrie.knutson@ndsu.edu