The 2016 Indiana State Fair, celebrating Indiana's Bicentennial, is August 5th - 21st.
Do Your Own Thing is a county project. The purpose of this project is to allow Pulaski County 4-H members to express themselves by either taking an existing 4-H project and modifying it to their own interests or developing a new project that is not currently offered in 4-H.
The NEW 2016 Suggested Garden Exhibits Guide (4-H-970-W) is now posted online at https://www.edustore.purdue.edu/item.asp?Item_Number=4-H-970-W.
The 4-H Horse and Pony Project provides youth with valuable information about properly caring for their animal. Meetings and activities (such as workshops, horse bowl, & Hippology) provide youth with a fun and hands-on learning experience which develops both horse & pony subject skills (such as nutrition, housing, and health care) and life skills (such as responsibility, decision-making, nurturing, and communications). Skills are learned under the direction of caring adults.
Mini 4-H is a fun and educational program designed to help build self-esteem by
providing youth the opportunity to learn and be recognized through noncompetitive
experiential learning. It also helps develop an interest in continuing
into the 4-H program. Pulaski County Mini 4-H members are those enrolled in grades 1 and 2 on January of the current year, regardless of age.
The 4-H Dog Project provides youth a fun and hands-on learning experience that develops life skills, as well as teaches valuable information about properly caring for their animal. Subjects such as general care, nutrition housing, training and health care are presented in the curricular materials, through workshops and in preparation of an exhibit. Youth also have the opportunity to develop responsibility, decision-making, nurturing, and communication skills through active participation in the 4
The 2016 4-H Non-Livestock Handbook is now available. The handbook includes Pulaski County and State 4-H policies, guidelines, and 4-H project exhibit requirements. 4-H projects that have project requirement changes for 2016 are Arts and Crafts, Baking With a Box, Cats, Dairy, Dogs, Electric, Entomology, Farm Toy Scene, Foods, Garden, Genealogy, Gift Wrapping, Photography, Scrap-booking, and Small Engine. And, ALL POSTERS, NOTEBOOKS AND DISPLAY BOARDS.