"What would our communities and nation look like if young people were fully engaged as partners in decisions that affect them... ?" National 4-H
Youth Voice in Action: Experiencing Citizenship An Oregon 4-H Conference
Sunday, March 26 through Wednesday March 29, 2017 Salem Grand Hotel & Convention Center, 201 Liberty Street, Salem, OR 97301
The details for the 2017 Experiencing Citizenship conference is still in the planning stage. Updated information will be posted as it becomes available.
This site is currently being updated for 2017 the information below is from 2016
Onsite Check-in Starts at 1:30, Program Begins at 3:00
Pick up is Wednesday after 1:30 at the hotel lobby
For just $160, 4-H members (ages 13 to 19) and their friends are invited to Experiencing Citizenship to enjoy 4 days/3 nights at the Salem Grand Hotel & Convention Center, and State Capitol. Young people and adults will have fun and hone your leadership skills, practice public speaking, meet legislators and state agency representatives, work in teams, be challenged to think about issues that affect Oregon, and use your voice often!
Online regiatration ($160) will be open by January 1, 2016 and closes Monday February 29, 2016. Late registration ($185) is available only between March 1 and March 4 at 5:00pm.
If you are paying by check, please make out to "Oregon 4-H Foundation"
Please mail checks to:
Experiencing Citizenship Attention: Andy Hoffmann 106 Ballard Hall, Oregon State University Corvallis, OR 97331.
If you have already registered using our new online registration system (e.g. Summer Conference), all you will have to do is enter the email address and password that you used to register before; you will then be taken to the screen where you can select "New Registration"
If this is your first time using the new online registration, you will first have to set up an account. You will need to enter your name, email address, password and answer two security questions. You will then be taken to the "New Registration" page. Record this information for future registrations. Once you have an account, all you will need to do is log in with the email and password you set up the account with. You will be able to register much quicker, so write down that information and keep it in a safe place.