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State 4-H staff evaluate summer options
Illinois 4-H staff evaluate options for summer 2021 exhibitions
March 01, 2021

In 2020, more than 400 Illinois 4-H competitive events, exhibitions, and shows went virtual, providing a positive youth development experience while protecting our members, volunteers, and staff.

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2021 Illinois 4-H Food Action Summit is May 15th, 2021
Illinois youth come to the table on food insecurity
March 01, 2021
Illini Summer Academies go virtual June 27- July 1 with a March 24 sign up deadline
Summer 4-H conference lets teens virtually explore potential careers
February 17, 2021

URBANA, Ill. ­– For many teens, deciding where they want to attend college and what they may want to study is challenging. Some may even be the first in their family to attend college.

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URBANA, Ill.  -- Two teens will represent Illinois 4-H at the 2021 National Ag Da

As the nation grappled with issues of social justice and racial equity, Illinois 4-H leadership i

URBANA, Ill. – Prolonged cold weather opens many recreational opportunities.

URBANA, Ill. – There’s no stopping 4-H ingenuity and drive.

URBANA, Ill. – For five generations, the Jerry Theobald family has supported the 4-H program.

Teachable moments come in all shapes and sizes.