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Required Training for 4-H Volunteers Working With Youth During COVID-19

More training dates are currently being planned and will be posted as they become available. This training is required for all agents and volunteers who will be overseeing or conducting any face to face meetings/activities in a group size of not more than 5 people as per the current (10-16-2020) public health order. Please select the date for the training you would like to attend.

Thank you for your cooperation as we return safely back to providing face to face activities!

Please select your training preference below:

 Dec. 15 | 7 PM 
If you are an individual with a disability who is in need of an auxiliary aid or service, please contact Laura Bittner by December 1 at lbittner@nmsu.edu or call at 575-646-3026.

New Mexico State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and educator. NMSU and the U.S. Department of Agriculture Cooperating.

New Mexico 4-H Virtual Opportunities!

We are so excited to bring more virtual New Mexico 4-H events! See links below for more information.

Hackathon 2020

2020 has been full of problems and we want to see your solutions!
Hackathon 2020 is a 24 hour event, that allows youth to pick from four problems and develop a solution. Gather your friends and form a team. Select one problem to tackle in 24 hours and provide your solution!


  • Teams must be 2-4 people.
  • One team member must be a New Mexico 4-H member.
  • Open to youth classified as 4-H juniors and seniors (which is 11 year olds in 6th grade to 19 year olds in 12th grade).

COVID Stinks: Let's Talk About It

Free Zoom event - Open to 14-18 year olds - Limited Enrollment

This is a four part series to address youth mental and emotional health. Learn tools to help navigate and cope with different feelings during the pandemic.

  • Open to all youth age 14-18 years.
  • This series will occur from 7:00 to 7:30 on Tuesdays and Thursdays, on December 1st, 3rd, 8th, and 10th.

State 4-H Leadership Team Workshop

Ideas in Action!

The 4-H youth development program is a dynamic non-formal education program.

4-H provides youth with opportunities to learn skills, gain knowledge, have fun, and make contributions in such areas as environmental education, community service, and current youth issues.

To find out more about 4-H opportunities in your area, contact your local County Extension Office or our 4-H Faculty and Staff.

If you have any problems viewing information or obtaining forms from this website, please contact the State 4-H Office at (575) 646-3026.

Agents In Action!

Andrea Stapp, Chaves County

Program Assistant In Action!

Crystal Goff, Lea County

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