4-H

4-H and 4-H Clover Kids are University of Missouri Extension youth development programs that reach young people, ages 5-18. 4-H empowers them to learn and grow in a fun way as they work with adult partners helping to create competent, capable, caring and contributing youth in our communities.

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4 H Scholarships: 

Timeline:

·         March 1, 2019(postmark):  Scholarships are due to the Missouri 4-H Foundation office

·         March 21:  Scholarship committee meets

·         Early-Mid April:  Announcements made via email to youth staff

·         End of April- Early May: Letters are sent to all scholarship applicants (recipients and non-recipients)

·         September 1:  All required documents from the recipients are due to the Missouri 4-H Foundation office

·         September 27:  Scholarship and Awards banquet in Columbia, scholarship checks and certificates presented

·         Early October:  Checks mailed to scholarship recipients not able to attend the banquet. 

Macon County 4-H Handbook

 Macon County 4-H Handbook 2017/2018

 

4-H Newsletters

 

Local Events: 

April 3

National 4-H Conference Day

April 13

Clover Kid and Junior 4-H Camp

May 11

4-H Day With Cardinals

May 29-31

4-H State Congress

June 1

Achievement Day

June 4-6

4-H Camp for Macon and Randolph County/Camp Colburn

June 22-July 1

Citizenship Washington Focus

July 7-14

Macon County Town Fair

August 8-18

State Fair

 

 

State Events: 

 

State Dates

Event

Date of Event

Registration Opens

Registration Closes

Move Across Missouri (MOVE)

February 1 to April 30 is the competition period.

Steer & Market Heifer Nose Print Deadline

Postmark date:

March 15, 2019

Must be received within 10 days following to: Missouri State Fair Entries

2503 W. 16th St.  Sedalia, MO 65301

Teen Conference

March 16-17

 

Closed

Spring Shooting Sports Leader Certification Workshop

March 22-24

Open

Closed

Meats Judging Contest (rescheduled due to weather)

March 30, 2019

Re-opened

March 15

Youth Civic Leaders Summit

Rescheduled for April 5-7

National 4-H Conference

April 6-11

Delegates have been selected.

Hunting & Outdoor Skills Leader Certification Workshop

April 12-14

Open

March 15 or when full

State 4-H Robotics Conference

April 13

 

 

Horsebowl

April 27

Open

$20 fee: March 15

$25 fee: April 1

Hippology

April 28

Open

$20 fee: March 15

$25 fee: April 1

Western Heritage Leader Training Workshop

May 3-5

 

 

4-H Day with the Cardinals

May 11

Ticket forms must be postmarked by April 1.

Missouri 4-H Equine Tour

May 20-27

Open

March 1

State Congress

May 29-31

March 1

April 15

State Poultry Day

June 8

TBA

 

Public Speaking Academy

June 12-13

Registration form due no later than May 1 to Patty Fisher.

Lamb & Meat Goat Nose Print Deadline

Postmark date:

June 15

Must be received within 10 days following to: Missouri State Fair Entries

2503 W. 16th St.  Sedalia, MO 65301

Kids & K9 Camp

June 20-22

TBA

 

Shooting Sports Nationals

June 23-28

State Teams have been selected.

Citizen Washington Focus Trip

June 22-July 1

Delegates have been selected.

State Fair Demonstrations

Aug 8-18

Open

Aug 1