In 2021, all volunteer training opportunities will be offered virtually via Zoom and require pre-registration.
All returning volunteers must attend 2 trainings. County level opportunities are listed below, in additional to other local, state and national opportunities such as Ohio 4-H Conference. Please contact the Extension office to make alternative arrangements if the county dates offered will not work.
New volunteers must have their applications submitted by February 1st and attend a new volunteer orientation on February 8th or 24th at 7pm (virtual).
RETURNING VOLUNTEER TRAININGS
RSVP at least 48 hours in advance. You MUST RSVP to attend to receive the link to join the zoom meeting.
December 17, 7:00-8:30pm - Creating a Positive Club Culture
January 11, 10:00-11:30am OR 7:00-8:30pm - Finding Youth Sparks in 4-H Club Activities
January 30, 9:30am-11:30am - Trauma Informed Care Training (Open to non-4-H volunteers as well!)
February 11, 7:00-8:30pm - Cloverbud Volunteer Training
February 16, 10-11:30pm OR 7:00-8:30pm - Creative Positive Club Culture
March 4, 10-11:30am, 7-8:30pm - Project Resources
For recordings and resources of each session, click here.
OTHER TRAINING OPTIONS:
- Ohio 4-H Volunteer Mental Health Training Series - Register at go.osu/4HMHtraining
- Includes sessions on Mental Health 101, Typical Adolescence vs. Emerging Mental Health Problems, Trauma Informed Approached Training, Suicide and Non-Suicidal Self Injury Training
- Ohio 4-H Conference - February 20, 23, and 25
ANNUAL CLUB UPDATE - January 20 - 10am OR 7pm
Each 4-H Club MUST send at least 2 representatives to one of the Annual Club Update sessions. This is where we will cover any county updates, calendars, deadlines, opportunities, as well as project updates and reminders and a Jr. Fair update.