State 4-H Conference

2018 State Conference Information

2018 State 4-H Conference logo for the theme "Power of the Past - Force of the Future"

When: July 9-12, 2018

Where: New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico

Theme: Power of the Past - Force of the Future

Registration Information: Contact your county office.

State 4-H Conference is held every July on the NMSU Campus. The Conference consists of contests, workshops, evening sessions, awards ceremony, and the election of new State Officers.

Those eligible to attend State Conference are senior 4-H'ers who participate in contests, workshops, and sessions; voting delegates and officer candidates. For registration information please check with your County Extension Agent.

Agents: To register your counties for State Conference please go to the 4HOnline Web Page. Registration information will only be accepted by the County Extension Agent.

State Conference Events

General Rules for All Senior 4-H Participants

State Conference Speaker - Rhett Laubach

2018 State Conference Speaker
Image of 2018 State Conference Speaker Rhett Laubach
Rhett Laubach

Rhett Laubach is a professional speaker, author, presentations coach, leadership expert, business owner and much more. Rhett has taught leadership skills for 20 years, to over one million audience members in 48 states, the Bahamas and Canada.

Rhett is a 2014 brain tumor survivor. This experience has added a multitude of profound and powerful lessons that few presenters have the opportunity to share.

Rhett's clients include students, educators and business professionals in the agriculture, sales, human resource, banking, health, transportation and insurance industries. His programs are high energy and high-impact. You can find links to all of Rhett's material, as well as information about his keynotes and workshops at

Rhett lives in Edmond, Oklahoma and is a dedicated Christian, husband, father and community leader. As a seasoned veteran, he guarantees to make you think, make you laugh and make you better!

Awards and Scholarships

Contest Rules and Guidelines

Community Service

Dance Themes

Workshop Descriptions - TBD

Required Forms


State Conference Contest Results