· Encourage leadership abilities
· Develop skills in communicating
· Build knowledge and mastery
County Contests are held in January and February of each calendar year. Please take time to review the contests options (see below) with your teen before our January Teen Council so they can sign up for which contest they want to participate in. If you or your teen council youth need any help or training to prepare for county contests we are available.
Guidelines for county contests can be found on the Utah4-H website at: http://www.utah4-h.org. Click link
“4-H events”, then “State contests”. Each contest is listed with guidelines and scoresheets.
Senior Teen Council members (9-12 grades) participate in two county contests. They can be two of the required or one required and one elective.
Junior Teen Council members (7-8 grades) participate in one required county contest. They are welcome to participate in any elective contest if they want.
Required contests are:
· 4-H Public Speaking
· Impromptu Speaking
· World of Work
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Elective contests are:
· Talent show
· Chef Extraordinaire