State 4-H Public Speaking Contest
Overview

Save the Date: September 29, 2018
University of Missouri, Columbia

** Registration now closed.  Unfortunately, late registrations cannot be accepted for this event. **

The 2017 State 4-H Public Speaking Contest will be held in September at Middlebush Hall on the MU Campus in Columbia. The contest takes place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Youth compete in a communication category of their choice, alongside other Juniors (ages 8-10), Intermediates (ages 11-13) or Seniors (ages 14-18) in their age division.

             CONTEST ITINERARY

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.         Registration for Intermediates (ages 11-13) & Seniors (ages 14-18)
9:30 – 10:00 a.m.       Opening Assembly for Intermediates & Seniors
10:00 – 11:30 a.m.     Competition for Seniors & Intermediates
11:30 – 12:30 p.m.     Lunch for Judges (provided)                                           
12:30 – 1:30 p.m.       Advanced Rounds – Semifinals and Finals for Intermediates & Seniors

                                   Registration for Junior Division (ages 8-10)
1:30 – 2:00 p.m          Opening Assembly for Juniors
2:00 – 3:00 p.m.         Competition for Juniors

2:15 – 3:15 p.m.         Remaining Finals Rounds for Intermediates & Seniors
4:30 – 5:45 p.m.         Awards Assembly for Juniors, Intermediates, & Seniors