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Do you have an idea for a Virtual 4-H Event during COVID-19?  Submit a Virtual Event Proposal Plan to mederos@ucanr.edu for approval.

Join us for the next 2020-21 4-H YDP Leader's Council Meeting via Zoom on Monday, November 23, 2020 @ 6:00 pm.

Contact the 4-H Office for Zoom link. 

COVID-19 4-H Meeting Guidelines

Modified Stage 2 Guidelines, revised 8/27/2020:

4-H Adult Volunteers may conduct ESSENTIAL 4-H meetings/events/activities OUTDOORS  adhering to the following 5 basic protocols:

  1. Do no participate in any in person 4-H activities if sick or someone you have been in contact with has been diagnosed with COVID-19.
  2. Maintain six feet distance between people at all times.
  3. Wear face coverings (cloth or paper masks, cloth bandana, etc) when six feet of separation between people cannot be maintained.
  4. No group meetings/gatherings/events with more than 10 persons - two deep 4-H adult volunteer policy in place allows for only eight youth or additional people.
  5. Maintain sanitary practices - frequently clean and disinfect workspaces and equipment, wash hands often, and use hand sanitizer.

In order for a 4-H adult volunteer to conduct ESSENTIAL in-person OUTDOOR meeting following the 5 basic protocols, the 4-H adult volunteer must:

  1. Read and follow the COVID-19 Phase 2 Information for 4-H Programs and Volunteers – Tulare County
  2. Read and follow the Awareness of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) note.
  3. Read and follow the Mitigation Standards Summary for COVID-19 Stage 2 note.
  4. Use the COVID-19 Phase 2 Safety Protocol Checklist for 4-H Volunteers – Tulare County to ensure that you are prepared to resume in-person 4-H programming or activities.
  5. Complete the UC ANR COVID-19 Phase 2 Safety Training Survey for 4-H Volunteers – Tulare County and receive notification of approval to conduct in-person 4-H meetings/activities following the COVID-19 Phase 2 Guidelines.

4-H Staff Contact:

Rochelle Mederos
4-H Community Coordinator
University of California Cooperative Extension
4437-B S. Laspina St., Tulare, CA  93274
559-685-3319 fax

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