4-H Day at the Capitol

The 4-H Day at the Capitol Guide Book is now available! Check out this resource to discover how to set an appointment with your representative and senator, view the schedule and dress code, and learn about opportunities available to your delegation on March 23rd.

The 4-H Day at the Capitol Program provides youth with an opportunity to learn more about their state government and experience the political process first hand. 4-H members are highly encouraged to make an appointment with their congressmen or a congressional aide to talk about how the Florida 4-H Program has impacted their lives. During the day, participants will hear from public officials, participate in educational workshops, and see their congressmen in action.

Appointments with your legislators should be made prior to coming to 4-H Day at the Capitol.

Event Information:

Who:     All 4-H Members, Friends, Family, and Alumni

When:   March 23, 2017

Where: Tallahassee, Florida

Cost:    $30. This price includes lunch and a 4-H Polo.

Registration:

  • Registration will be open from February 1, 2017 to March 1, 2017.
  • Registration will be through 4HOnline
  • Need help registering? Refer to this document.

Other Helpful Tools:

Listen to Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam’s interview with Southeast AgNet about how participation in 4-H helped him develop the citizenship, speaking, organizational and leadership skills that he draws on to this day. Listen Here