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4-H clover Youth Exploring Leadership and Learning Opportunities (YELLO)

Event information

Date

Add to Calendar 2021-06-15 08:00:00 2021-06-15 17:00:00 Youth Exploring Leadership and Learning Opportunities (YELLO) YELLO is a 4-H leadership conference that prepares youth to learn and lead in their communities. YELLO is planned and facilitated by youth leaders - the Minnesota 4-H State Ambassadors. Our 2021 conference will include an engaging and interactive online experience and an optional in-person extension experience hosted at several locations throughout Minnesota. Youth will: Build and learn skills to reach goals and plan for the future. Explore careers, college and other topics of interest through interactive workshops. Develop positive connections to other youth and adults through small and large groups, workshops and other interactive sessions. Take health breaks to recharge and process learning. Learn more about YELLO America/Chicago public

Time

Location

Online

Contact

Meg Clark, state ambassador program coordinator
hintz101@umn.edu or 612-624-8181

Local events

YELLO is a 4-H leadership conference that prepares youth to learn and lead in their communities. YELLO is planned and facilitated by youth leaders - the Minnesota 4-H State Ambassadors.

Our 2021 conference will include an engaging and interactive online experience and an optional in-person extension experience hosted at several locations throughout Minnesota. Youth will:

  • Build and learn skills to reach goals and plan for the future.
  • Explore careers, college and other topics of interest through interactive workshops.
  • Develop positive connections to other youth and adults through small and large groups, workshops and other interactive sessions.
  • Take health breaks to recharge and process learning.

Learn more about YELLO

Audience

Youth in grades 7-13.

Schedule

  • June 15, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.: YELLO virtual day
  • June 17, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.: Optional in-person event at the following locations:
    • Bemidji State University
    • Southwest Minnesota State University-Marshall
    • Camp Koronis-Paynesville

Check out this year’s event plans.

Cost

Our $30 registration fee includes access to all of our online programming, along with a personalized conference kit with an event t-shirt, session handouts, activity supplies and a few fun surprises.

Our optional in-person experiences will be available to youth for an additional $25. Registration for this extended learning option will open in mid-May and is only open to youth who are registered for our virtual conference. In-person experiences will follow COVID-19 safety protocols established by the Minnesota Department of Health and the University of Minnesota. 

Financial assistance may be available. Please contact your local 4-H office or yello@umn.edu.

Registration

Register by May 28. Youth registered by May 21 will receive a surprise item.

Upcoming events

Jun
14
Murray County 4-H Building
Jun
14
Blue Earth County Fairgrounds
Jun
14
Martin County Fairgrounds
Jun
14
Clinton Memorial Building
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