State 4-H Teen Conference

4-H is Out of This World!

February 9-10, 2019

General Information:  The conference will be held on the campus of the University of Delaware in Newark.  One night overnight accommodations will be provided at the UD Courtyard Marriott Hotel.

4-H Membership Status: All attendees must be enrolled and have an updated health form in Delaware 4-H Online system for the 2018-2019 program year. If you are not sure if you are a current member, please contact your county 4-H office.

Registration Fee:  The total cost to attend the event is $100. Most active Jr. Council members will receive a 50% discount, based on member participation. Please check with your county office to see if you qualify prior to registering for the conference. The registration fees include:

  • Overnight lodging at the Courtyard Marriott in Newark
  • Engaging team-building and leadership workshops
  • UD basketball game at the Bob Carpenter Center
  • Meals at UD Dining Hall
  • Dance and Snack Party—Feel free to wear comfortable clothes.  Space themed costumes are also encouraged! (Be sure to abide by the proper dress code)
  • For the community service project this year, we will take part in a RISE Against Hunger Meal Packaging Event.

Financial Aid:  Information on scholarships can be obtained by contacting your county 4-H agent.

Bus Transportation:  For weather and safety issues, all Sussex and Kent County attendees are required to ride the free bus to the event.  Pick up and drop-off locations for the bus will be the Kent and Sussex County Cooperative Extension Offices.

Chaperones:  Jill Jackson, Kaleb Scott and other members of the State 4-H staff will be chaperoning this event.

Questions: Contact Jill Jackson at 302-856-2585 Ext. 524, jackson@udel.edu or Kaleb Scott at 302-856-2585 Ext. 560