4-H Calendar

4-H Beef Club  rescheduled for Thursday, March 5.

 

4-H Enrollment

It is NOT too late!  Enrollment forms are available at the Extension Office.

4-H Club Schedules

The club schedules that are available are attached at the bottom of this page.  Changes and updates will be made to this list of dates. 

4-H Council

March 2
7:00 p.m.
Extension Office

4-H Beef Weigh-in and Tagging

March 7, Saturday
3 - 4:30 p.m.
Blackford County 4-H Fairgrounds
Additional information is on the Blackford County 4-H Beef web page

4-H & Open Fair Board of Directors

March 9
7:30 p.m.
Extension Office

5K Registration Due for the Early Bird $15 Fee

March 20 is the last day to sign up at the "Early Bird" fee of $15 for the 2nd Annual 5K sponsored by the 4-H Junior Leaders.  Support the 4-H Clover for Health by signing up!  
Not a jogger?  Would you consider being a sponsor?  Sponsorships are also available.

The profits from this fundraiser will be used to support the 4-H Junior Leaders in their community service and club activities.

The date of the race is April 18th! 

4-H Council

April 6
7:00 p.m.
Extension Office

11th Annual Youth Dairy Conference

April 11, 2015
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. EST

Hamilton County Fairgrounds
2003 Pleasant Street
Noblesville, IN

Youth Ages 8-18 welcome!!
The cost is $15 and includes lunch, t-shirt and lots of great information.
Reservations are due April 4.

Additional information and the registration form is located at the bottom of this web page.  

 

4-H Fair Board of Directors

April 13
7:30 p.m.
Extension Office

The Jr. Leader Jog - 2nd Annual 5K & Color Run (optional)

April 18

Location:  Blackford County 4-H Fairgrounds
Registration: 9 - 10 a.m.
Race Begins:  10 a.m.
Awards:  Approximately 11 a.m.

It is not too late to sign up for the 2nd Annual 5K sponsored by the 4-H Junior Leaders.  
Support the 4-H Clover for Health by signing up!  
Not a jogger?  Would you consider being a sponsor?  Sponsorships are also available.

The profits from this fundraiser will be used to support the 4-H Junior Leaders in their community service and club activities.

 

Fee:  Early Bird $15 until March 20.
March 21 - race day  $30 (t-shirts may not be available for late entries)

Retinal Scanning for Indiana State Fair

Assistance with Online animal ID

4-H Sheep & Goat Weigh-In and Tagging

May 2, Saturday
1-4 p.m.
4-H Fairgrounds & 4-H Building (online animal ID)

4-H Camp for 4-H members in grades 3 - 5
4-H Teen Camp for 4-H members in grades 6 - 8

June 3 - 5
Higher Ground Conference & Retreat Center
*More details to come.

4-H Science Workshops for 4-H members in grades 9 - 12

June 10 - 12
Purdue University
*More details to come.

Record Books & Record Sheets  to be able to Exhibit at the 4-H Fair are due June 15 by 4:00 p.m. to the Extension Office

Barn Clean Up

June 20
8 a.m. - approximately noon
All 4-H members are encouraged to attend to help.
Adults are also encouraged to attend.  The more help we have - the faster we get done!

Open Swine Show

June 27
*More details to come.

4-H Project Judging & 4-H Fair
2015 Theme "4-H:  Where City & County Meet"

July 6 - 9  Judging Week
July 10 - 18  4-H Fair Week

See the 4-H Fair Web page for more details!

Non-Perishable Indiana State Fair 4-H Projects

Thursday, July 30 from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Extension Office
Friday, July 31 from 8 a.m. - noon.  Extension Office

Area 7 Tractor / Lawn & Garden Driving Contest

July 31
*Participants will be determined at the Blackford County contest on Saturday, July 18.

Perishable Indiana State Fair 4-H Projects

Wednesday, August 5  8 - 8:30 a.m.  Extension Office

Indiana State Fair

August 7 - 23
Indiana State Fair Grounds
Indianapolis, IN

State Fair 4-H Project Pick-up

Pick up your Indiana State Fair Projects beginning Tuesday, August 25 at the Extension Office.  

By Rae Ann O'Neill, County Extension Director
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