IT’S CHICKEN BBQ TIME TICKET MONEY IS DUE BY OCTOBER 8th, 7pm
Thank you to all of our wonderful 4-H families who are helping us raise money by selling chicken BBQ tickets to their friends, families and neighbors.
BBQ tickets are $6.00 each and 4-H’ers are asked to sell at least 8 tickets. Checks collected are made payable to Hall County 4-H. The BBQ will be held at Mule Camp Market Festival on October 10 and 11. Plates and whole chickens are available from 11 am though 3pm.
Please take a look at the schedule below and let us know if you can help us at the event.
Thursday, October 9 – 5:30 pm, downtown Gainesville Square, set-up
Friday, October 10, 6:30 am, Grill Team
Friday, October 10, 10 am – 3 pm, Booth Sales
Saturday, October 11, 6:30 am, Grill Team
Saturday, October 11, 10-5 pm, Booth Sales
Sunday, October 12, 3 pm, until the job is done, 4-H office, clean-up
Thank you to everyone for supporting this event.
National 4-H Week – October 5-11
Listen to our live radio program on Glory 1330 on Tuesday, October 7, 9:05 am. Our 4-H’ers will tell about their projects, leadership activities and service programs. Throughout National 4-H week Hall County 4-H’ers are asked to wear their 4-H t-shirts to school and invite their friends to 4-H Club meeting and events. Let’s celebrate!
Weekend in the Classic City – October 17 & 18
This event is an opportunity for high school 4-H’ers to go to UGA and learn about college. The flyer for the weekend was given out at the September High School 4-H Club meeting. If you need additional information, contact the 4-H office.
4-H Family Halloween Party – October 25
Mark your calendar for our first 4-H Family Halloween Party! The party will be held at the Hall County Farmers Market on Saturday, October 25 from 6:30 – 8 pm. Wear your Halloween costume! There will be lots of games to play, music, a costume contest and free refreshments. There’s also a “Make at Home” Halloween Treat contest. Prepare a fun Halloween snack or treat at home and bring it to the event. Judges will awards ribbons to the top three entries. You DO NOT have to pre-register for this event, just show up and be ready for some fun!
Junior and Senior 4-H’ers – It’s time for you to register to work at this event. Set-up is Saturday, October 25, beginning at 2pm. Please plan on staying at the event until it is over. You will need to bring your costume, makeup and anything else you may need for the party. 4-H will provide dinner. The “After-Party” will be 8 – 10pm. Call or email Ms. Tilford for additional information.
WHO’S GOING TO DISTRICT PROJECT ACHIEVEMENT?
7th and 8th grade 4-H’ers interested in learning more about District Project Achievement are invited to the 4-H office on Tuesday, October 28, 6:30 – 7:30 pm for an informational DPA meeting. Refreshments will be served. Please call or email Mrs. Alligood to register.
Fall Yard Sale – November 1
GOT STUFF? The 4-H Club will have their annual Fall MEGA Yard Sale on November 1. This is a great opportunity to clean-out your closets before the holiday season AND make some extra cash! To participate, simply fill out the registration form and mail it to our office along with a check for the appropriate amount. This is a large event held at the Hall County Farmers Market. We always have lots of shoppers and vendors. Spaces are rented on a first come, first serve basis. Thank you to everyone who supports this event! Click here for the registration form.
Junior Conference – November 8 & 9, Rock Eagle 4-H Center
Check this out! Statewide Junior Conference (7th and 8th graders) will be slammed
with recreation, workshops, service projects, dances, exhibits, a color run, inflatables and more fun than humanly possible! Information about Junior Conference has been shared at the September middle school 4-H club meetings. If you missed the meeting, contact Mrs. Alligood for details.
County Commissioner Recognition Night
4-H’ers who competed at District Project Achievement will be recognized for their 4-H Project work at the November 13th County Commissioners meeting. The meeting will be held at the Hall County Government Center. This is a great opportunity for you to meet our local government leaders. Please save this date! We will meet at the center between 6 – 6:15pm. Dress nice. High School 4-H’ers, please wear formal 4-H attire. We’ll bring the green jackets. Watch for more information.
Junior Portfolio Workshop – November 17, 6:30pm, 4-H office
7th and 8th graders are invited to come to the 4-H office to get help with their portfolios. In order to compete at District Project Achievement, you will need to submit your completed portfolio to the Hall County 4-H office no later than Friday, December 19, 5pm. Call or email to register. Please don’t wait until the last minute.
.22 Rimfire Team – December 6
4-H Volunteer Leader Dinner – December 12
Senior Fall Forum – December 13 & 14, Rock Eagle 4-H Center
Portfolios Due – December 19, by 5pm
Donation Delivery Day – December 20
4-H Winter Day Camp – December 22
Certified Teen Leader Training – December 30