There are several 4-H Volunteer trainings that Boone County 4-H volunteers have an opportunity to participate in. Some are in person trainings and others can be done from the convenience of your home.


Area 6 Judges and Leaders Clinic- Saturday, September 6

Interested in becoming a 4-H judge or how to be a better volunteer leader?  The 4-H Youth Development Area VI Judges & Leaders Clinic offers sessions for new volunteers as well as experienced judges. Click on the registration form in the "RELATED ARTICLES" section below and submit to Phyllis Harris ( or mail to:

Marion County Extension Office

Attn: Phyllis Harris

1202 East 38th Street, Discovery Hall Suite 201

Indianapolis IN 46205


Indiana 4-H Youth & Adult Congress - October 4th

Indiana 4-H Adult Congress provides the opportunity for adult volunteers and staff to obtain information they can share with their 4-H Jr. Leaders, Club Officers, and other 4-H members with leadership responsibilities. Participants in Adult 4-H Congress will take home lesson plans for use with their 4-H members. 

If you are interested in attending please let Pandora know by September 8th. Registration fee is due when signing up but will be reimbursed after you attend the training. More information on this year's 4-H Congress is below in the "Related Articles" Section. 


4-H National Youth Science Day Training- Tuesday, September 16th

4-H National Youth Science Day (NYSD) is an exciting, interactive learning experience that engages thousands of youth across the country in conducting the National Science Experiment. For 2014 the science experiment is called Rockets to the Rescue. All 4-H Club leaders are asked to attend an evening training on Tuesday, September 16 from 7:00 - 8:00pm in the Farm Bureau Community Building Auditorium. Jr. Leaders are also asked to attend to learn and help at their club meeting when conducting the experiment with members.

Click here to learn more about the NYSD experiment. There is even a video to give you a visual look at what is entailed.