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4-H Youth Leadership

Integral to the 4-H program is the development of leadership skills. Larimer County 4-H offers several leadership development opportunities outside of specific project areas.

Conferences

Conference will be posted as they become available.

Junior Leadership Club

The Larimer County 4-H Junior Leadership Club is a secondary club that focuses on leadership. The purpose of junior leadership club is to teach youth the importance of understanding themselves as leaders and how to apply leadership skills in a team setting. 
Learn more about Junior Leadership Club.

The Larimer County 4-H Exchange Club

The Larimer County 4-H Exchange Program is an opportunity for youth to participate in a series of learning experiences in which individuals visit in the homes of 4-H members in other geographical areas and are visited by them in return. Counties usually host a group one year and return to visit the homes of their guests the following year. The Larimer County 4-H Exchange Program is an opportunity for youth to:

  • Gain a deeper insight into one’s own values
  • Increase understanding and appreciation of others’ heritage, customs, and cultural factors
  • Foster the development of initiative, independence, and leadership skills
  • Create new, and perhaps, lasting friendships 
  • Expand 4-H understanding beyond local community or county and share information learned to strengthen local 4-H clubs and activities
  • Become involved in another community

If interested, contact Larimer County Extension at 970-498-6000.

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