2018 Hamilton County 4-H Fair Dates
July 19-23; Auction July 24
Indiana State Fair
Studying and learning about wildlife is fun for people of all ages. Wildlife exists all around us, regardless of where you live. The 4-H Wildlife project was developed for youth who enjoy wildlife and want to learn more about Indiana wildlife. The first manual introduces some important general wildlife concepts while the higher levels delve into more detail, including species interactions and wildlife management.
Learn how to identify wildflowers in their natural environment.
The Clover Chatter is the county 4-H newsletter that is emailed/mailed to every 4-H family. The Chatter gives information about county-level 4-H meetings, workshops, and activities offered to 4-H members, leaders, and parents. For most events, this will be your only source of information.
Hamilton County Agriculture and Natural Resources Educator, Diane Turner provides gardening and growing information for the residents of Hamilton County, Indiana. This educational website is an outreach effort of Purdue Extension.
Purdue Master Gardeners are volunteers that "Help Others Grow" in Hamilton County. They are able to assist with any tax-supported agency or organization, based on availability, time of year, and other factors. Most of their work is carried out in Hamilton County although they sometimes are asked to assist elsewhere. They are a publicly trained group whose purpose is to assist the local Extension Educator in addressing the educational needs of the general public as they relate to home horticultur