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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.

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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

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.

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