4-H Calendar

April 2015

April 25     Registration due for the Area Performing Arts Contest.  See information below for guidelines and registration.  The contest is May 1.

27       4-H Junior Leader Meeting  7 p.m.

May 2015

1          Area 7 Performing Arts Contest.  6:30 p.m.  Alexandria - Madison County 4-H Fairgrounds.  Registration due April                 25.

2          Sheep & Goat Tagging  1 - 4 p.m. at the 4-H Fairgrounds

4          4-H Council Meeting  7:00 p.m.  Extension Office

5          4-H Camp Counselor Training

8          4-H Camp & 4-H Teen Leadership Forms due to the Extension Office

11        4-H Fair Board of Directors Meeting 7:30 p.m.  Extension Office

13        Extension Board Meeting 6 p.m.  Extension Office

15        Livestock ID is due.  Must be completed online.   Instructions are found at the bottom of this website.

4-H Dairy Showmanship Workshop
Saturday, May 30, 2015
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Blackford County 4-H Fairgrounds, 310 E Park Ave., Hartford City, IN  47348

For FREE registration or questions call John or Erica Pluimer by May 27.  765-348-8082 or jepluimer@att.net

The program will include Dairy Showmanship and grooming demonstrations by Kelly Heckaman, 4-H Youth Educator in Kosciusko County and Samantha Homan.

Please remember to RSVP so we can be prepared.


June 2015

3, 4, 5  4-H Camp & 4-H Teen Leadership Camp

8          4-H Fair Board of Directors  7:30 p.m.  Extension Office

15        Record Sheets/Books Due to the Extension Office by 4:00 p.m.

15        4-H Council Meeting  6 p.m.  4-H Building


July 2015

6          4-H Project Judging Begins! – See the 4-H Fair Page for the complete judging schedule

10 – 18 Blackford County 4-H & Open Fair  - See the 4-H Fair Page for the complete schedule

30        Non Perishable State Fair Projects to the Extension Office 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

31        Non Perishable State Fair Projects to the Extension Office 8 a.m. – noon

31        Area 7 Tractor/Lawn & Garden Contest – Rush County


August 2015

3          4-H Council Meeting 7 p.m.  Extension Office

5          Perishable projects for the Indiana State Fair to the Extension Office  8  -  8:30 a.m.

7-23     Indiana State Fair

25        State Fair projects may be picked up at the Extension Office 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.





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