State 4-H Teen Conference

State 4-H Teen Conference logo, Learning the Ropes

Teen Conference 2022: Learning the Ropes
May 31–June 1, 2022
University of Missouri


Teen Conference is a fun-filled, two-day event for ages 11-13, planned by your State 4-H Council. This event is focused on:

  • exploring sparks related to projects in STEM, Healthy Living, Civic Engagement and Leadership,
  • creating opportunities to make many new friends from across Missouri,
  • growing leadership skills through quality learning experiences,
  • connecting youth with positive older teen role models, the State 4-H Council, and
  • finding out about exciting future opportunities that await 4-H teenagers.

Important dates

  • March 1–April 15, 2022: Registration open, via 4-H Online
    • Cost: $200
  • No registrations will be accepted after April 15, 2022.

For more information regarding Teen Conference, please contact your county 4-H office or Joyce Taylor, State 4-H Council Coordinator.


Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Time Activity Location
12:30 p.m. Delegate Registration
Chaperone Registration
Move into rooms
MU Campus
1:00-1:45 p.m. Get Acquainted
Chaperone Meeting
2:00-2:45 p.m. Assembly Conservation Hall
3:00-3:30 p.m. Session 1: Planting the Future  
3:35-4:05 p.m. Session 2: Science of Sound  
4:10-4:40 p.m. Session 3: Learning the Moves  
4:45-5:15 p.m. Session 4: Leading the Herd  
5:30-6:45 p.m. Dinner Plaza 900
7:00-8:30 p.m. Dance and County Pictures
Board Games
Rec Center
8:30-8:45 p.m. Sundown Activity Rec Center
9:30 p.m. Lights Out!  

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

7:30 a.m. Breakfast  
8:45-9:15 a.m. Spirit Competition Conservation Hall
9:15-9:30 a.m. “Stretch Break” Outside if weather permits or lobby area just outside of the Auditorium
9:30-10:00 a.m. Special Speaker  
10:00-10:15 a.m. Evaluation/wrap up/adjourn