SPECIAL ACTIVITIES FOR YOUTH MEMBERS
All Contest Entries are due to the State Youth Director by September 10th.
Age Groups: 12-18, 19-24, 25-35
For more information and/or details, contact Vini Kirmss here
NYS GRANGE YOUTH CRAFT PROJECT:
Create a Prezi Presentation designed to attract new Youth members to join the Grange. Go to www.prezi.com to learn about Prezi's, and create your own! It is a simple way to jazz up your presentation.
There are two categories for the Presentations:
Spoken Presentation: Can be given at an Open House Meeting, Grange Meeting, Forum, Conference, etc.
Stand Alone: Can be displayed and continuously running at events such as a County Fair, Community Day, Festival or
The winning Prezi Presentations in each category will be featured on the New York State Grange Website and the New York State Grange Facebook Page. They will also be showcased at the Annual New York State Grange Session.
Judging Criteria: Creativity - 30%; Content - 40%; Organizatioon - 15%; and Presentation - 15%.
Each Youth member in New York State is challenged to ask teenagers and young adults in their communities to join the Grange. A special award will be given too the Youth Member who brings in the most new Youth members between the age of 13 and 35 to their Grange family. Send the names and contact information of all Yough members to the State Director by September 10th. in order to be considered for the prize. The winner will receive a $25 cash prize.
Youth members are encouraged to participate in all other department areas: Family Activities, Junior Grange, Lecturer's Program, Legislative, and Sports. The Program Handbook at the Grange Hall has details and helpful suggestions, or click here.
Youth Weekends are a big part of the State Grange Youth Program, and two weekends are being planned for 2012.
• Winter Weekend: 1/17-15,2014 Stanford Grange 808, Dutchess Co.
• Spring Weekend: 4/11-13,2014, East Pembroke Grange 1157, Genesee Co..
Clips from previous Weekends and other youth activities. link.
NATIONAL GRANGE ACTIVITIES FOR YOUTH
Special activities designed by the National Grange for youth participation can be found by clicking here.
NORTHEAST REGIONAL YOUTH CONFERENCE
July 11-13, 2014