Thinking of the Future - Being a Change-Maker

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    Teen Leadership

New Hampshire teens are the leaders of tomorrow. 4-H teens are empowered to develop skills in the areas of critical thinking, creativity, collaboration,and communication so they can become 21st century leaders.

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4-H Teen Opportunities

National Leadership Opportunities

Statewide Teen Events

Teen Conference

Belknap County teens

Held at UNH, Durham’s campus, Teen Conference is a 4-day experience that encourages making new friends, developing leadership skills that will last a lifetime, experiencing a taste of college life, and exploring a variety of workshop topics designed to help you realize your potential.
Save the Date! 2023 4-H Teen Conference | June 24-27

Check out the workshops from Teen Conference 2022

Teen Leadership Retreat

teen and woman

Retreat is an opportunity for each county's teen leadership representatives to come together with their advisors and peers from around the state to learn, reflect, and build as a team throughout the weekend.

NH 4-H Teens Find Their Voice at the 2022 Teen Leadership Retreat

T(w)een and Teen Winter Retreat

teens outdoors

Middle and high school youth warm up mid-winter with activities like tubing as well as participate in different workshops ranging from public speaking to writing resumes and practicing a Public Service Announcement about 4-H.
Save the Date! 2023 T(w)een Winter Retreat | February 11

NH 4-H Citizenship Focus


Each year NH 4-H will focus on an area of civic engagement, which is defined as “individual and collective actions designed to identify and address issues of public concern.”  Civic engagement includes programs that help youth to become effective change agents by developing youth voice, advocacy, activism and informed decision-making skills.
Save the Date! 2023 Citizenship Focus | April 21-May 5


at the 2022 Teen Leadership Retreat
From October 22nd to 23rd, 50 teens came to Camp Sentinel in Center Ossipee, NH for a fun-filled weekend of workshops, games, planning and most import... Learn More
“As my club learns more and more, I slowly run out of “new” knowledge to teach them.”
As our 4-Hers reach their teenage years, they need more. More opportunities to learn. More opportunities to share. More opportunities to connect. ... Learn More
On February 12th nearly sixty tweens and teens arrived at Camp Cody in Freedom, NH for a day of leadership development. With clear skies and a landsc... Learn More
A Life Changing Experience
4-H National Congress is held in Atlanta, Georgia. The experience will develop and expand skills, connect and engage with other 4-H members from acro... Learn More


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