State 4-H Horse Speaking Contest

Event Information

Date: Saturday, April 22, 2023
Location: UIUC Campus
Illinois 4-H Horse Speaking Contest

State 4-H Horse Speaking Contest

Target Audience: Age 8 to 18 
How to Participate:  Contact your local Extension office to register to participate.  
Event Contact: Debra Hagstrom (   

4-H Horse Speaking contests help youth gain self-confidence, courage and persuasiveness; share ideas with others; and develop the ability to speak in public to inform others about horse-related subjects and the 4-H Horse project. Categories include formal speech, presentation, extemporaneous, and interpretive reading. 

If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, please contact: Debra Hagstrom