NEW! Hall County Farmers Market Fair – September 21
Information about the NEW Farmers Market Fair should be available in early July. There’s going to be adult and youth competitions to enter. 4-H’ers can use their leadership skills and help with games and activities.
Exhibit Day at the Farmers Market & Swimming– May 28
Rising 7th – 12th graders are invited to participate in 4-H Exhibit Day at the Farmers Market. It’s a full 4-H day! After the fair, we’ll treat you to lunch, you’ll walk dogs at the Humane Society and then we’ll go swimming for the rest of the day at the Francis Meadows Aquatic Center. You’ll need $5.00 to pay for swimming. You need to register for this event by calling or emailing the 4-H office.
State Congress Workshop – May 30
Anna Minor, Courtney Woodard, Devin DiMizio, Jenna Kirby-Van Nostrand and Robbie Sheppard will attend this workshop as they prepare to compete at State Congress in July.
Junior Camp – June 3 - 7
Details have been mailed. If you didn’t get yours, let us know!
Cloverleaf Camp Chaperone Meeting – June 10, 6:30 pm, 4-H office
Summer Camp is almost here! We will meet with our amazing Cloverleaf Summer Camp Chaperones on MONDAY, JUNE 10, 6:30 pm at the 4-H office. The meeting will probably go until 9 pm. We’re looking forward to seeing you!
Cloverleaf Summer Camp Teen Leader Trainings
June 11, 8am – 1 pm Bring lunch, 4-H office.
June 18, 10 am – 8 pm Bring lunch, dinner provided. Drop off at 4-H office, pick up at Ag Center
State Horse Show – June 12 – 15, Perry
The State 4-H Horse Show is the highlight of the Georgia 4-H Equine program. Hall County 4-H has 17 riders competing at the event. They are Brittany Cates, Chelsea Cates, Rose Griffin, Audrey Hildebran, Lauren Holland, Burgin Lee, Gracie McBride, Susannah McBride, Ali Meek, Mae Musselwhite, Nicole Smith, Julia Smucker, Virginia Wells, Cody Woodard and Courtney Woodard. We wish them all good luck!
County Commissioners Recognition Day for all District Project Achievement 4-H’ers – June 13
The County Commissioners will recognize all of our 4-H’ers who attended District Project Achievement at their monthly meeting on June 13th. It is important that our DPA’ers attend this meeting as this is how we say thank you to the people who make the decisions about our county program. We will meet at 5:30 pm at the new building, just outside of the commissioner’s room. Please dress nicely/formal 4-H clothing. If you need a ride, let us now.
This meeting will be held in the new county office building which is located near the intersection of Browns Bridge Road and McEver Road.
State Food Lab Competition Day – June 21
Good luck to Jenna! Jenna will compete in the cooking part of Festive Foods for the Family for State Congress. She will be making her now famous gluten-free pizza using cauliflower as the crust. It is delicious!
State 4-H Council – June 21 – 23
High School 4-H’ers Jenna Kirby-Van Nostrand, Cody Cornett, Kanecia Garrett will attend the annual meeting of Georgia 4-H at Rock Eagle 4-H Center. The theme of the weekend is “Never Fear, 4-H Is Here!” 4-H’ers will get to practice their super hero skills in the Iron Clover Competition, they will elect the new Georgia 4-H Board of Directors, hear Clovers & Company and have time with friends.
Cloverleaf Summer Camp – July 1 – 5, Rock Eagle 4-H Center
Let the good times roll! Hall County 4-H will have a group of 95 going to Cloverleaf Camp at Rock Eagle 4-H Center the first week of July. We’re ALL looking forward to a great time.
Parents – Don’t miss the meeting on June 18, 6 pm at the Chicopee Woods Ag Center. You’ll get details at the meeting.
Senior Summer Camp at Jekyll Island – July 1-5
Details to be mailed soon.
Georgia Mountain Food Bank Days – July 15 and 16
Be on the lookout for information about working at the Georgia Mountain Food Bank. We will help make sandwiches and pack lunches for their Summer Lunch Service Program. Everyone will be asked to bring donations. We also will help deliver the lunches to the service sites. Over the summer 25,000 meals will be delivered! What a great way to help our community!
STATE CONGRESS – July 23-26
The project winners from all four 4-H districts will meet in Atlanta July 23 – 26 at the Crowne-Plaza Ravina to compete for top honors. Hall County 4-H is very proud to have five of our
4-H’ers competing at this event. Anna Minor – Fruits, Nuts and Vegetables Project, Courtney Woodard – Horse Project, Jenna Kirby-Van Nostrand – Festive Foods for the Family Project, Devin DiMizio – Poultry and Egg Science Project and Robbie Sheppard – Outdoor Recreation Project will all do their best in the hopes of becoming Georgia’s newest Master 4-H’ers. Best of luck to all of them!
Volunteer at the 4-H office
4-H’ers are invited to volunteer at the 4-H office. It’s a great way to add to your portfolio and we can ALWAYS use the extra help. Call to schedule a time.
ANNUAL AWARDS PROGRAM – August 18 (Dress rehearsal, Saturday, August 17)