KAE4-HA Happenings

DATES to REMEMBER

  • October 27th, 2022 – Kentucky 4-H Foundation Event
  • October 11-13, 2022, NAE4-HYDP Conference – Madison, Wisconsin
  • December 5th, 2022, 5:00 p.m., KAE4-HA Board Meeting [Marriott – Lexington Griffin Gate]
  • December 6th, 2022, 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., Assistant Director for 4-H Youth Development Reception
  • February 15th, 2022, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., KAE4-HA Board Meeting, Nelson County Ext. Office
  • April 16-19, 2023, PILD Conference (Public Issues Leadership Development), Arlington, VA
  • April 25-27, 2023, KAE4-HA Conference, Shelbyville, Ky
  • October 8-13, 2023, NAE4-HYDP Conference, Pittsburgh, PA

Task Force membership is a vital part of the Association. Below, you will find a list of KAE4-HA Task Forces with membership lists and plans of work for the coming year. If you have any questions regarding Task Forces, please contact the Programs Committee Chair: Janeen Tramble (jtramble@uky.edu).
 

Afterschool
Goal: To raise awareness of the current afterschool program, resources, and professional development available for youth educators throughout the United States. 

Animal Science 
Goal: To help members understand more about animal science opportunities and to create documents and organization that cam be templates for anyone who want to use them.

Camping & Environmental Education 
Goal: To develop a 4-H Camp/Environmental Camp promotional video and get it in markets across Kentucky including Teen Conference, 4-H Summit, and other gatherings like the State Fair; To enhance and support Camping and Environmental Education in the 4-H Youth Development Extension Work. 

Communication & Expressive Arts 
Goal: To raise awareness. promote, and facilitate the sharing of program ideas related to communication and expressive arts to 4-H memvers, volunteers, and professionals. 

Geospatial Programs
Goal: To promote geospatial technologies in the 4-H program; To showcase youth geospatial projects; To provide geospatial resource information. 

Global Citizenship
Goal: To help 4-H members, volunteer leaders, and staff develop and apply citizenship skills in civic education, cultural and global competencies, civic engagement, personal development, and service. 

Healthy Living 
Goal: To promote healthy living programming ideas and information to members nationwide. 

Urban Programming
Goal: To increase dialogue and understanding of the unique needs of 4-H programming in urban areas. 

Workforce Development and Career Exploration 
Goal: To raise awareness of workforce development and career exploration activities and programs available for youth educators throughout Kentucky and the United States. 

Youth In Governance 
Goal: To encourage 4-H professionals to advocate for the voice, influence, and decision making authority of young people.