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Huntington County 4-H Dates, Events, and Deadlines

June 11, 2019

 

 

2019 4-H Fairbook

 

June

June 1 - 30  FairEntry for all youth planning to exhibit at the Huntington County 4-H Fair

All youth enrolled in 4-H that plan to exhibit at the Huntington County 4-H Fair are REQUIRED to enter their exhibits in FairEntry.  Youth who do not enroll will not receive premium money; will not have their name listed in the fair results; and will not be eligible for the Indiana State Fair (non-animal projects).

See the documents at the bottom of this page to assist you.

Any youth needing assistance with FairEntry should contact the Extension Office.  We are happy to assist you.

June 12-14  4-H Academy@Purdue

Registration is closed.

June 13  Mini 4-H Fun Day

This program is for youth in grades K-2 (as of January).  Cost $10.  RSVP to Purdue Extension.  Registration closes May 24.

June 18  4-H Fair Board of Directors  7 pm  First Merchants Bank Heritage Hall

This meeting is open to the public.

June 19, 20 & 21  Clover Gaming

Experience playing a wide variety of board games.  Learn the basics of game development.  Plan and create your own board game.  This program is for youth currently in grades 5 - 8.  4-H members $10.  Non-4-H members $25.  Registration is due June 14 at the Extension Office.  See the flyer and registration form below for additional details.

June 24-26  4-H Round-Up at Purdue

Registration is closed.

 

June 30 ALL record sheets are required to be turned in to your 4-H club leader by June 30 to receive your Verification Form (required to exhibit at the 4-H Fair).  Club leaders make ask for them at your June club meeting.  

June 30  FairEntry closes for 4-H Exhibits at the Huntington County 4-H Fair.  

July

2019 4-H Fair

July 6 Saturday 

10:00 am  4-H Dog Show 

      Location: First Federal Savings Bank Community Building 

      Sponsored by: Ness Bros. Realtors & Auctioneers 

July 7 Sunday 

1:00 pm 4-H Tractor, Lawn & Garden, Zero Turn Contest

      Location: Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena 

July 12 Friday

6:30 pm 4-H Parade

       Route: S. Jefferson at Etna Ave to S. Briant to Fairgrounds

8:00 pm 4-H Royalty Contest

       Location: First Merchants Bank Heritage Hall

       Sponsored by: Phil's U-Pick Apple Orchard

July 13 Saturday - 14 Sunday

9:00 am 4-H Horse & Pony Contest

        Location: Chief LaFontaine Saddle Club Grounds

        Sponsored by: Beacon Credit Union

July 15 Monday 

4-H Cat Show 

   5:30 pm check-in. 

   6:00 pm Show begins 

***Cat Posters will be judged Thursday, July 18 at project judging. 

July 16 Tuesday

9:00 am 4-H Fasion Revue Judging 

         Location: Lincoln Elementary School 

11:00 am 4-H Consumer Clothing Judging 

          Location: Lincoln Elementary School 

July 17 Wednesday

8:30 am Set-Up 4-H Fairgrounds

July 18 Thursday

7:30 am -8:45 am Enter 4-H Projects 

           Location: Lincoln Elementary 

9:00 am 4-H Project Judging (See fair book for project list) 

           Location: Lincoln Elementary 

2:00 pm- 4:00 pm Enter 4-H Projects (See fair book for project list)

           Location: First Merchants Bank Heritage Hall

4:00 pm -6:00 pm Enter Open Class Exhibits 

          Location: Larry & Joyce Keiffer Family Living Building

4:00 pm -6:00 pm Enter Mini 4-H Exhibits 

           Location: First Merchants Bank Heritage Hall

July 19 Friday

7:30 am -8:30 am Enter Open Class Exhibits 

           Location: Larry & Joyce Keiffer Family Living Building

7:30 am -8:45 am Enter 4-H Projects (See fair book for project list)

            Location: First Merchants Bank Heritage Hall

9:00 am 4-H Project Judging 

            Location: First Merchants Bank Heritage Hall

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Enter Beef, Diary Heifers, Goat, Poultry, Rabbits, Sheep, Starter Calf 

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm Enter Swine 

July 20  Saturday

6:00 am - 9:00 am Enter Dairy Milking Cows

            Location: Willing Acres Livestock West Barn

9:00 am  4-H Goat Showmanship

             Location: Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena 

             Sponsored by: Helena Agri-Enterprises and T.D. Wall Inc.
12:00 pm  4-H Dairy Show

             Location: Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena 

             Sponsored by: Huntington Co. Farm Bureau, Inc. 
12:00 pm 4-H Poultry Show

             Location: Livestock Express Poultry Pavilion

             Sponsored by: Pioneer HI-Bred, Matt Wilson, Daniel Scher
1:00 pm  4-H Rabbit Ambassadors Contest

             Location: First Federal Savings Bank Community Building
5:00 pm  4-H Sheep Show

              Location: Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena 

             Sponsored by: Huntington University Agriculture 

July 21  Sunday

9:00 am  4-H Goat Show

              Location: Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena 

              Sponsored by: Helena Agri-Enterprises, T.D. Wall Inc. 
12:30 pm  4-H Market Rabbit Show

              Location: First Federal Savings Bank Community Building 

              Sponsored by: Community Link Federal Credit Union

5:30 pm Antique Tractor Parade

July 22  Monday

8 am  4-H Swine Show

             Location: Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

             Sponsored by: Shepards Chevrolet, Bippus State Bank

Ladies Day at the Fair 

10:00 am Pam Scher - Floral Arranging

10:45 am Rain Gardens - Fort Wayne City Utilities

11:30 am Parkview Huntington Hospital 

            Location: First Federal Savings Bank Community Building

            Sponsored by County Extension Homemakers 

5:30 pm Antique Tractor Parade

7 pm     Location: Heartland REMC Outdoor Stage

 4-H Consumer Clothing & 4-H Sewing Fashion Revue

 Friend of Extension Award

 Recognition of 4-H Leaders 

    Introduce 2019 Outstanding 4-H Leader

              Sponsored by: Huntington Rotary Club #300

4-H Ten Year Awards & Recognition of Graduating 4-H Members 

              Sponsored by: Huntington Co. Farm Bureau, Inc. 

July 23  Tuesday

9:00 am  4-H Beef Show

               Location: Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

               Sponsored by: Kober Family Ag, LLC

1:00 pm Master Gardener Youth Program

               Location: Heartland REMC Outdoor Stage Area

2:00 pm  4-H Breeding Rabbit Show

               Location: First Federal Savings Bank Community Building

               Sponsored by: Community Link Federal Credit Union

2:30 pm  Kiddie Tractor Pull

               Location: Becks Hybrid Blvd. 

               Sponsored by: HNHS FFA Chapter
6:00 pm  4-H Dog Demonstrations

               Location: Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

               Sponsored by: Canine Capers

7:00 pm Pet & Hobby Parade

              Location: Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

             Sponsored by: Huntington Co. Farm Bureau, Inc. 

July 24  Wednesday

8:00 am  4-H Starter Calf Show

               Location: Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

               Sponsored by: Huntington University Agriculture
2:00 pm  4-H Supreme Showmanship Contest

               Location: Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

               Sponsored by: Farm Credit Mid-America
6:00 pm  4-H Awards Program & Scholarships Presentations; Parade of 4-H Champions

               Location: Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

7:30 pm  4-H Spirit Night

               Location: Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

               Sponsored by: IN Farm Bureau Insurance - Adam Stroup

10:00 pm -12:00am Release Livestock not being sold in 4-H Auction

July 25  Thursday

5:00 am - 8:00 am Release Livestock not being sold in 4-H Auction

9:00 am 4-H Livestock Auction

              Location: Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

              Order of Sale: Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Goat, Poultry, Rabbit, Swine

9:30 am-7:00 pm 4-H Premium money paid

             Location: 4-H Office

2:00 pm-5:30 pm Release of Open Class projects

4:00 pm -5:30 pm Release of non-animal exhibits

****All Non-perishable items for an exhibit at the Indiana State Fair must be checked in Heritage Hall during project release.  Do not take non-perishable projects home with you unless your family plans to transport them to the Indiana State Fair or you choose not to exhibit at the Indiana State Fair.

July 26 Friday 

8:30 am- 4:00 pm Clean- up Fairgrounds

               Sponsored by: First Farmers Bank & Trust

July 27 Saturday

8:30 am Area 11 4-H Tractor Driving Contest

                Location: Adams County Fair grounds

July 28 Sunday

6:00 pm 4-H Horse & Pony Banquet

                Location: First Merchants Bank Heritage Hall 

July 31 Wednesday

State Fair Perishable exhibits are to be turned in to the Extension Office between 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. for transportation to the Indiana State Fair.

August

August 2 - 18, 2019 Indiana State Fair

 

August 30  All 4-H Club records must be turned in to the Extension Office. 

Records must be entered before 4honline is closed on September 15.

September

September 2 Labor Day

Extension Office is Closed.

September 6 - 8   

4-H Shooting Sports Instructor Certification Workshop
Contact the Huntington County Extension Office if you are interested in becoming a volunteer with the 4-H Shooting Sports program. 

October

October 1  4-H Enrollment for 2020 is open in 4honline.

November

 4-H Leadership Summit  Saturday, November 16

The event will be held at 502 East Event Centre in Carmel.  This event is for ALL 4-H Club Leaders/Volunteers and 4-H members in grades 7 - 12.   Additional information will be provided as available.

 

December

 

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