Wednesday, November 15, 2017
The 4-H Tip Sheet provides timely advice for 4-H members.
4-H deadlines for staff, families and volunteers.
The 2018 Kansas 4-H Ambassador Training will be February 23-24 at the Rock Springs 4-H Center near Junction City.
The 2018 Kansas 4-H Dog Judges’ Certification training will be January 26-28, 2018, in Wichita, Kansas at the Sedgwick County Extension Center, 7001 W. 21st N.
Horse Panorama will be held January 26-28, 2018 at Rock Springs.
Livestock County Fair Management Clinics have been scheduled for the spring. The clinics will be held at the Gray County Fairgrounds in Cimarron on April 10, 2018 and the Jackson County Fairgrounds in Holton on April 12, 2018. Mark your calendars!
Ready to get your local youth engaged with the KSRE challenge of Health? Family and consumer science judging is a hands-on, team learning experience that can engage your youth participants with the Health challenge.
Re-screening of VIP volunteers into the Volunteer Screening process.
High school seniors or current college freshman who have been in the Kansas 4-H Dog Project for three or more years may apply for the Keith Neuway and Jim Adams Kansas 4-H Dog Care and Training Project Scholarship.
Select Eastern Kansas local 4-H Programs are eligible to apply for Frontier Farm Credit’s Working Here Fund. The community involvement grants are up to $2000 each.
We still need a few more clubs and units to report their 48 Hours of 4-H Projects.
2018 4-H Shooting Sports Training at Rock Springs
The Kansas Junior Producer Days have been scheduled. Junior Sheep Producer Day will be held Saturday, March 17, 2018 and Junior Beef Producer Day will be Saturday, March 24, 2018. Youth and adults are invited to attend these one-day educational events!
There is still time to order #4HGrown t-shirts.
We are looking for 1 or 2 college students to serve as Collegiate Advisors with the Kansas 4-H Youth Leadership Council.
Reaching New Audiences
Have you been hearing about school redesign in Kansas? This note provides a short synopsis of the plan and how local 4-H Youth Development Professionals and Programs might be involved.