Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Public Speaking / Presentations

Come learn more about District Activity Day scheduled for June 23rd in Mecklenburg County. We will be having an informational session for youth and adults on Monday, May 10th at 5:30 pm at the Extension Office. Topics we will cover include: how to pick your topic, how to focus your research, constructing your talk and visual aids. We will have handouts on rules and regulations. If you have questions, please contact Amy for more information. Please register for the workshop by Wednesday, May 5th by e-mailing Amy at or by contacting the Extension Office at 336-372-5597.

Competition is open to youth ages 9-18. Presentations should be between 5-12 minutes. There is also a cookery division and Expressive Arts component where you can showcase your talents. Winners at the district level will be invited to present at the state level at NC 4-H Congress in July. Winners at district levels, depending on category will receive: cash prizes, medals and scholarship money to attend Congress.

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