4-H Camp 2017 - Revved Up for 4H
4-H Camp will be held Tuesday, June 6 through Thursday, June 8 at Camp Palestine in Chilhowee, Missouri.
Cost,: $130/youth, **$25/counselor (Counselor price after applied discount.)
Camp Applications will be available by April 1 on this page. Applications and money due by May 15 to the Ray County Extension office. Make checks payable to the Ray County 4-H.
Camp Counselor training is Saturday, April 1 at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Warrensburg.
Swim Waver 2017 (PDF)
Camp Application 2017 (PDF) (DOC)
Kim Zimmerman Receives Volunteer Leadership Award
Kim received the Frank Graham Volunteer Leadership Award at the State 4-H Foundation Volunteer Recognition Banquet held in Columbia, MO. Kim has served Ray county and the 4-H program as club leader, project leader and serves as chair for both the 4-H Council and Horse Showmanship Committee. Thank you, Kim!
More information about volunteer award nominations and application process.
2016-2017 Enrollment is now open!
Click here to enroll now!
Ray County Fourcast newsletter
A monthly newsletter about upcoming events and opportunities for 4-H youth.
4-H Clubs in Ray County
Central 4-H Club meets on the second Thursday of every month at 7 p.m... at Hardin City Hall in Hardin.
Club leaders: Jamie McGinnis and Amanda Wollard
Clever Clovers 4-H Club meets at 7 p.m... on the second Tuesday of every month at Elkhorn Elementary School in Excelsior Springs.
Club leaders: Vicki Squires and Kim Zimmerman
Dale-Patton 4-H Club meets at 7 p.m... on the third Sunday at LeeRoy Martens' home in Richmond.
Club leaders: Marjorie Jenkins and Mary Martens
Guys and Gals 4-H Club meets at 7 p.m.. on the second Thursday of every month at the Ray County FFA-4-H Building in Richmond.
Club leader: Gwen Gilbow
Lawson 4-H Club meets at 7 p.m.. on the first Thursday of every month at the United Christian-Presbyterian Church, 305 East 4th in Lawson.
Club leader: Rhonda Luther
Millville 4-H Club meets at 7 p.m.. on the first Wednesday of every month at Millville Methodist Church.
Club leaders: Shari Renfro and Erin Dana
Olde Tyme 4-H Club meets on the second Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m.. at the United Christian-Presb. Church, 305 East 4th, Lawson, MO 64062. Club leaders: Shanon Keighley and Amy Schnetzler
Orrick 4-H Club meets at 7 p.m.. on the fourth Wednesday of every month at Orrick Community Center.
Club leader: Jessica Brantner
The Ray County 4-H Council meets quarterly at the county extension office. Each club has the opportunity to have two voting members and two voting adults representing their club at each meeting. It is recommended that each club choose members and adults to represent their club for a full 4-H year. These club representatives should report news from the council meeting at the next club meeting following the council meeting.
Meetings are held at 7 p.m. on the fourth Monday of these months: January, March, May, June, September and November.
President: Kim Zimmerman
Vice President: Shari Renfro
Treasurer: Gwen Gilbow
Secretary: Jodi Stewart
Forms And Information
2017 Ray County Fair Book coming soon!
2016 Ray County Fair Book (PDF) and Ray County Fair Entry Forms (PDF)
2017 Horse Enrollment Form Y1440 (PDF)
State Livestock and Horse Information (website) -- DNA card, nose print summary, etc.
4-H Camp 2017 Application coming April 1
Swim Waver 2017 (PDF)
Y640, Youth 4-H Health Form (PDF)Peer Competition information and Missouri Recognition Forms for youth ages 8-18.
Youth Scholarships and Awards
Missouri 4H Foundation Scholarship information.
Missouri Century Family information