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Geology Project

Minnesota has an amazing range of mineral resources. Study lakes and aquifers, or explore caves, streams and hillsides. Learn about Minnesota's iron deposits, rocks, fossils, volcanoes, earthquakes, and glaciers, and how minerals are used to make everything from jewelry to skyscrapers.

Kids and adult viewing plants

To view county or local club events, visit the county website.

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4-H Camp Counselor Training

Camp counselor training is designed to provide the skills and knowledge to be an effective camp counselor and leadership team member. Training topics include: role of camp counselor, theme and program development, recreation leadership, group facilitation, conflict resolution, outdoor environment and nature programming, and much more. More info

  • Dates vary by county and region. Check with your county offices for dates and locations.

Minnesota State Fair

4-H plays a pivotal role in youth development and public education at the Minnesota State Fair. Over 7,000 4-H youth have the opportunity to interact with the public and educate fairgoers through 4-H exhibits, demonstrations, performances, and 4-H promotion. More info.

Contact

To get involved with the 4-H Geology Project, contact your county 4-H office.

Rebecca Meyer, Extension educator
meyer178@umn.edu
218-726-6467

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