Fall Yard Sale – November 9
The Farmers Market is sold out! The Yard Sale will start at 7 am and end at 2 pm. Come and enjoy! 4-H’ers will sell concessions.
We are proud to have Mrs. Karla Kiefer and Mr. Brian Johnston attending SAFE Training the weekend of November 8-10. Mrs. Kiefer will be certified in archery and Mr. Johnston in the BB Rifle program. Congratulations to both!
Cotton Boll & Consumer Jamboree Contest
The Cotton Boll and Consumer Jamboree contest will be held November 13 at the Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center. Good luck to our amazing team! Senior Team: Devin DiMizio, Xak Hodges and Kia Shields. Junior Team: Chelsea Campbell, Camilla Griffin and Brooke Mayberry.
Junior Portfolio & Fun Night at the 4-H Office – Friday, November 15
7th and 8th grade 4-H’ers who are planning to participate in District Project Achievement in the spring are invited to come to a portfolio workshop and fun event. This event is FREE! Portfolios are a DPA requirement. Portfolios are not hard to put together but you do need guidance. Register by calling or emailing the 4-H office by Wednesday, November 13. (We have some fun planned too!)
4-H VOLUNTEERS – SAVE THE DATE
4-H volunteers, please save this date, Tuesday, December 3 for dinner with us! Invitations will go out in November.
Winter Equine Classic – December 7 & 8 – Entry forms will be available online
4-H Staff at Professional Day
The 4-H staff will not be in the office on December 12th. If you need anything, the great staff in the Ag and Family & Consumer Science office will help you.
Fall Forum at Rock Eagle 4-H Center – December 14 & 15
High School 4-H’ers can register for this statewide event through November 26th. There is a lot of information online. Visit www.georgia4h.org , Activities & Events, scroll to FALL FORUM
Donation Delivery Day – Wednesday, December 18
Junior and Senior 4-H’ers planning to attend DPA
are invited to participate in this service day.
You will receive a donation list at your 4-H meetings this month. We will get together on December 18, sort our
donations and then go and deliver them. You must register in advance to order
to attend. Watch for deadline
PORTFOLIOS DUE ON OR BEFORE FRIDAY DECEMBER 20, 5pm
4-H Christmas Day Camp – Monday, December 23, for 5th and 6th graders
Come and spend a fun day with the 4-H! As a participant, you’ll ride and groom a horse, you’ll cook, play games, do holiday-type crafts, learn some cool stuff, enjoy outdoor activities and see a movie. Click here for the registration form!
Certified Teen Leader Training – Monday, December 30, for High School 4-H’ers
Horse Quiz Bowl – Information coming soon
Why did the chicken join the rock band? Because he had drum sticks, of course!
It’s time for 4-H Poultry Judging and we are looking for students who have an interest in poultry, eggs and the poultry business. If that’s YOU, keep reading….4-H Poultry Judging is a contest that involves learning to evaluate live birds, dressed birds, broken out eggs and egg shell quality. Poultry Judging encourages students to observe, evaluate, compare and make decisions. There are no costs involved with this program, just your commitment. If you are interested in becoming a team member, CALL or EMAIL the 4-H office right away to register. Space is limited! First practice is Monday, Jan. 27th at 6:30pm at the 4-H office.
Cloverleaf County Project Achievement
One of our BEST programs!
ALL 5th and 6th grade Hall County students can compete at 4-H County Project Achievement. CPA is an annual speech and performance contest sponsored by the 4-H Club. To compete, students prepare an informative speech or a demonstration on a subject of their choice, make a poster and bring an item to share or show related to the topic. Speeches/demonstrations are no longer than 6 minutes and performances are no longer than 4 minutes. Performances do not require visual aids. Ribbons are awarded at the county level. This event is provided to you at no cost and includes games and refreshments for the participants. Pre-registration is not necessary for participants. Mark your calendar NOW and plan to attend!
January 28, Tadmore Elementary School, 3278 Gillsville Hwy, Gainesville, 30507, 6 pm
(Junior and Senior 4-H’ers should call or email to volunteer to help with this event.)