July 2020 Rock County Clover Update
Here's what's new on the Rock County 4-H website this month!
Notes from Minnesota 4-H director Jennifer A. Skuza

Jennifer's reflection on the role of 4-H Youth Development during times of unrest. We are all in this together.      

Rock County Showcase Events

Rock County is working to prepare a showcase events for our 4-H'ers.       

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July 10 Science Day Camp

We are still planning to have our July 10 summer day camp at the fairgrounds in Luverne from 9-Noon. It's for grades 1-4 so don't forget to sign up!     

June 2020 Federation meeting update

Learn more about what was discussed at the June 2020 Federation meeting.     

Register for 4-H performing arts #AtHome

The new 4-H performing arts series continues to you #AtHome this summer! This engaging series of performing arts sessions continues every Thursday in July starting at 1 p.m. via Zoom. Join us to deepen your appreciation of performing arts while connecting with youth across the state!    

Congratulations to the 2020 Minnesota 4-H scholarship recipients!

These fifteen outstanding 4-H youth and alumni across Minnesota stood out among over 112 applications.       

Choose your 2020 4-H outdoor adventure! 

Do you love the outdoors? Do you want to take a deeper dive into different outdoor adventures? Join us Mondays throughout the summer at 7 p.m. on Zoom.     

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Sign up your teams for 4-H crop scouting

Register by the first week in July for the 4-H Crop Scouting Event! Teams will participate in the 4-H Crop Scouting Competition on July 27 at the Bayer research plot in Benson, Minnesota.       

More 4-H news this month
Direct link to Rock County Extension web site

Be prepared to start learning about agriculture practices from around the world! "Explorers of Agriculture" is coming soon.    
New opportunities in 4-H agronomy have been added to provide youth with ways to enhance their project experience!     
We are launching a new 3-step SS&W Leader Certification process that you can start online! Please note requirements for each step. Watch for additional details in future Clover Updates.    
Many 4-H clubs, groups, and programs are connecting online. As more virtual programs are planned and delivered, use these practices for keeping young people safe online.

Check out all of the upcoming events in Rock County on our website.  The events are in chronological order and can be filtered by subtopic at the top of the web page.

Kelsey Maeschen | Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development | 507-283-1302 
| mnext-rock@umn.edu | www.extension.umn.edu/rock

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