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Mini 4-H

April 21, 2021
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Mini Arts & Crafts, Bugs, Collections, Foods, Sewing, Space & Trees

Mini Clogging
Amanda Morrow, 317-341-2679, themorrows9799@att.net

Mini Horse & Pony
Heather Lawson, 317-450-9472, heather@arcadiachristian.com

Mini Llama & Alpaca
Amy Underhill, 317-496-4108, denali8@att.net

EXHIBIT CHECK-IN: Wednesday, July 14, 5-6:30 PM
JUDGING: Wednesday, July 14, 6:30-8 PM, Closed judging
RELEASE: Tuesday, July 20, 9-11 AM and 5-7 PM


The Mini 4-H program is geared towards activity based learning. Curriculum is based on the age appropriate research and involves cooperative, experiential, and noncompetitive activities. Mini 4-H’ers have the opportunity to attend club meetings. Hamilton County Mini 4-H program is for children enrolled in kindergarten, First and Second Grade. There is no cost to join Mini 4-H.

Mini - 4-H Overview video

 Arts & Crafts
 Horse and Pony (Horseless)*
 Llama and Alpaca*

Click here for exhibit requirements for Mini 4-H projects at the Hamilton County 4-H Fair.
You may only exhibit two projects at the county fair.

Mini 4-H Meetings

All Mini 4-H Meetings are from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at the Hamilton County 4-H Fairgrounds

2021 dates - Feb 25, March 18, May 6, June 3

*Mini 4-H’ers enrolled in Clogging, Horse and Pony, or Llama and Alpaca have additional workshops outside of the Mini 4-H Club meetings.

Mini Horse & Pony


6:30-7:30 pm


April 27
May 25
June 29
July 6


All workshops are at 27745 Webster Pit Road, Atlanta, IN. For questions, contact project leader Heather Lawson at 317-450-9472 or heather@arcadiachristian.com.


Mini Clogging

Workshops 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Winks Building, Hamilton County 4-H Fairgrounds

April 20
May 4, 18
June 1, 15, 29
July 6

Mini Llama & Alpaca

All Mini Llama & Alpaca workshops are held 6:30-7:30 pm at the Leader’s llama farm at 4923 E 161st, Noblesville unless noted.

March 16 (Llama Barn at the Fairgrounds)
April 20
May 18
June 22

What is the Difference Between Mini 4-H and Older 4-H Members?

Type of Learning- Mini 4-H learning is activity centered - Older 4-H member learning is project based.
Type of Instruction- Mini 4-H instruction is leader directed - Older 4-H members receive instruction from a leader and through self-study.

Recognition:-Mini 4-H'ers are recognized for their participation only - Older 4-H members are recognized for participation, goal achievement, achievement of standards, and being the best in their area via competition.

How do I Join?

Online enrollment is open from October 1 - May 15 each year. Click here to enroll - v2.4honline.com

Mini 4-H members MUST pick Hamilton County Mini 4-H as their club and any of the nine Mini 4-H projects.
Any questions, please contact the Extension Office at 317-776-0854.

Exploring 4-H Day Camp (June 15-16, 2021)
Exploring 4-H Day Camp is a fun-filled educational program designed for youth in grades K-2.  The day camp is two days in length, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. on June 15-16, 2021 at the Hamilton County 4-H Fairgrounds.  Registration and $35.00 fee are due May 7, 2021.  During camp, youth have the opportunity to learn about many different topics all related to 4-H.  Camp classes and activities from past camps have included model rocket launch, outdoor cooking, cookie decorating, character education, wildlife, magic of nature, care of small animals, group recreation, and much more!  Click here for a registration form.



Mini 4-H Overview

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