The Floyd County 4-H Fair Queen & Princess Pageant will be held Monday, June 29th at 7 p.m. at the Floyd County 4-H Fairgrounds. Judging will be based on poise, personality, and the ability to converse. Applications should be postmarked by June 5th and mailed to the Purdue Extension Floyd County Office.
Join Gina Anderson, Floyd County Agriculture and Natural Resources/Community Development Purdue Extension Educator, at Grant Line Nursery for some one-on-one classes that include a hands-on activity.
The Floyd County 4-H Fair Livestock and Landscaping Auction will take place on July 2, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. The Livestock Auction will offer market swine, poultry, lambs, goats, rabbits and beef for sale. Beef will be sold by the pound; swine, sheep and goats will be sold by the head; and rabbit meat pens and poultry meat pens will be sold by the lot. The attached forms can be used to invite area sponsors to the auction.
4-H Project Day Camp will be held on June 8 & 9 from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm at the Floyd County 4-H Fairgrounds for grades K - 4th. Students must have completed Kindergarten to attend. Participants will need to bring a sack lunch.
A Home Canning in a Pressure Canner Class is being offered on June 19, 2015 at the Purdue Extension Floyd County Office from 9:30 am - 12:00 pm. Participants will learn safe home canning and give hands-on experience canning a vegetable. Register by June 12, 2015 by returning a completed registration form. Cost is $15 per person.
Floyd County youth ages 9-12 who are interested in snakes, turtles, and bugs are invited to become a Junior Master Naturalist. Classes are from June 8 - 12, 2015 from 9:00 am - 12:30 pm. Cost for the class is $30. Click here for a registration form and more information. Register early, space is limited to the first 20 participants.
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