The Monroe County Fair features a large variety of 4-H events and shows as well as numerous open events for all ages. Animals, livestock sale, foods, clothing, crafts, tractors, horticulture, entertainment, Queen contest, Baby contest, and the Talent show are just a few of the annual Monroe County Fair highlights. Gather the family together, get Mom out of the kitchen, and head for the 2016 Monroe County Fair for a great family outing.
The 4-H Key Club Award is a program designed with a life-long membership for each recipient of this one-time award. The award designates the recipient as an outstanding 4-H member in the local club and county and encourages him or her to continue leadership in action "to further develop 4-H club work in Indiana". The 4-H member who earns this Indiana 4-H Key Club Award can be proud of their contribution to club and community. This award is sponsored by the Indiana 4-H Foundation. The Foundation
Its Fair Entry Time again! Each member actively enrolled in the 4-H Program will have to access the Fair Entry System and select ALL the exhibits (includes both 4-H Building AND animal projects) they are bringing to the fair. This system works hand-in-hand with 4HOnline (the web-based enrollment system).
The 4-H General Information page is a great resource for our 4-H members and their families! Learn more about Monroe County 4-H Program.
Purdue Extension - Monroe County 4-H and HHS programs are teaming up with Monroe County Parks and Rec to present the 2016 Monroe County "Color Me Green" 5K Color Run. The Run/Walk will be held on June 25th at Karst Farm Park and is open to everyone.
The 2016 Bloomington Walking Program is underway! Join us every Thursday from April 7th through October 27th. This informal group will meet at Olcott Shelter Park at 6:00 pm. Come join us and bring a friend!
Monroe County 4-H relies on the work of volunteers to make our program such a success! In order to support volunteers, Purdue Extension - Monroe County works to offer volunteer development opportunities to provide volunteers with training, workshops, references and resources that support their work in the county. This page details upcoming and past opportunities for the current program year.