The NLC Youth Education Workgroup, in 2011, began a project to identify the common “Core Values” of the Headwaters Youth Education Initiative, which was begun by TU staff members lead by Franklin Tate.
The Youth Education Workgroup created a Core Values survey which asked NLC’s, State... [ READ MORE... ]
Jakes Youth Field Day is run by the Wild Turkey Federation
Hokendauqua Chapter assists with fishing at the pond
Volunteers are needed.
The Women in the Outdoors Program is run by the Wild Turkey Federation. For information go to Ontelaunee Rod & Gun Club Website on the Other Events page.
Hokendauqua Chapter runs the Introduction to Fly Fishing Station. Volunteers are needed to instruct and assist pondside.
Does anyone ever ask you what TU's Headwaters Youth Program is all about? Do you ever wish you had an easy way to share all that we do with other TU members or program partners from other organizations?
Luckily, TU has a number of great videos that show and tell all that we and our youth members... [ READ MORE... ]
Does your chapter or council have a youth leader in it—as in, a leader who is a young person? Young people in their teens and early twenties take on MANY leadership roles at TU. Here are just a few of the ways they can be involved:
· Chapter leaders – teens can be members of Chapter... [ READ MORE... ]
No matter your line of work, getting the buy-in of the "younger crowd" is becoming increasingly important.
A decade ago, I was editing a daily newspaper here in Idaho, and while content and ethics and objectivity remained my highest priorities, readership was something I couldn't ignore. My... [ READ MORE... ]
"Adam Beede is getting press all over! He writes articles, started a student TU chapter at college, helps with many of our events, and just keeps running out in front of the pack. What an example"(Getz)!
"Adam is a college student now. He got to school and immediately started a student TU chapter... [ READ MORE... ]
Check out this video:
We're featured in TU's national campaign to promote youth education at about 6 and half minutes into the video. Like that Rebecca caught the biggest brookie on Dry River that day. And the fist bump between Neil and Jacob! Go Dukes! Doc.
I enjoyed the conservation tour held at the TU national meeting in Wisconsin's Driftless Area. If I didn't tell you where this photo was taken, could you mistake it for the Shenandoah Valley?