Are You Competing in Public Speaking?

2018 Speaking Contests:
Information about the 2018 Demonstration and Illustrated Talks contest as well as the Health and Safety Public Speaking competition have now been posted to our website. Interested individuals must register for the contest by Friday, June 8, 2018. All youth choosing to speak in the competition will be given a $10.00 Wal-Mart gift card on the evening of the competition.

Date of competition:
Demonstration and Illustrated Talks: Tuesday, June 19, 2018: 5:00p.m.
Health and Safety: Tuesday, June 19, 2018: 7:00p.m.

Both competitions will take place in the large conference room at the Muskingum County Extension Office.

Public Speaking Workshop:
Dr. Lisa Marshall, Professor of Communication at Muskingum University, will offer a workshop at the Extension Office to help youth prepare on Wednesday, June 13 from 1-2 p.m. Please call the Extension Office to register for the workshop. This workshop is open to any youth who wish to learn more about public speaking, not just those who will be participating in the competitions. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Mrs. Stefanie at the 4-H Office: 740-454-0144 or at