2019 4-H Endowment Dinner & Auction coming on June 13

Dear Friends of the Fairfield County 4-H Endowment . . . mark the date – June 13th – on your calendar for the 2019 Legacy Dinner and Auction.

Join us for the 10th anniversary celebration of the Fairfield County 4-H Endowment Dinner and Auction, held this year in the Ed Sands/Farm Bureau Building on the Fairfield County Fairgrounds. We’re excited about this new location that offers ample parking, no need for portable restrooms, and an opportunity for lots of reflection back on the great traditions of years gone by.

Mark the date – June 13th – and plan to bring a friend and join us to celebrate Fairfield County 4-H.

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You’re Invited . . . to Help Leave a Legacy!

Make your reservation today, and plan to join us for an evening of fun, food and giving at the 2018 Fairfield County 4-H Legacy Dinner and Auction! This year’s event is being held in the Miller Farm shop on Thursday, June 14, and tickets are now on sale.

The Fairfield County 4-H Youth Development program strives to teach leadership, citizenship and life skills to the 1342 4-H club members who have enrolled in 3197 projects this year. While most young people are participating in traditional 4-H club experiences, children who are not yet 4-H age can participate in a non-competing, activity based curriculum known as the Cloverbud program. Beyond that, nearly 800 additional youth are exposed to 4-H work through school enrichment programs. In addition, the 4-H Youth Development program also offers Continue reading

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The Auction; Always Fun, and Entertaining!

This basket featuring wine from local winery Clearcreek Country Vineyard will sell at auction on June 14th

Admittedly, the annual 4-H Legacy Auction provides opportunities for a multitude of supporters to raise funds that will help ensure a bright future for Fairfield County’s 4-H Youth Development program. However at the same time, it’s also become an enjoyable and entertaining tradition featuring a variety of donated items for both a Live and Silent auction. Plus, 100% of the proceeds of the Auction benefit the Fairfield County 4-H Endowment.

This year’s event will be no different with many great donations being offered. If you’d like to Continue reading

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Thanks for Another Great Legacy Dinner & Auction!

While we don’t have all of the final details or numbers just yet, judging from all the smiles, handshakes and kind remarks, the 2017 Legacy Dinner & Auction was a great success.  Over 280 individuals were registered for the event and with all of the helpers and Junior Leaders attending we estimate over 300 individuals were served.

A great meal featured Leg of Lamb – expertly prepared by Kris Doyle and Frank Cox, Pork Tenderloins – cooked to perfection by Doug and Aaron Leith, and some awesome Beef Loins – prepared by Cheryl Majors. Special thanks to Bower and Sons Meats & Sausages for some of the biggest baked potatoes ever, to Maradore Farms for providing the Swiss cheese, and to Ruffwing Farms for sharing their newly created Tuemma (Sheep) Cheese for great additions to the appetizer table.  Not to mention some Continue reading

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Thanks to the Contributing Sponsors of the 2017 Legacy Dinner & Auction

In 2010 the 4-H Legacy Dinner & Auction was begun in an effort to create a formal annual event where local 4-H supporters could come together for an evening of fun and fellowship benefiting the Fairfield County 4-H Endowment. To conduct such an event each year it takes the cooperation and support of many different individuals and businesses. One of those groups of supporters are the contributing sponsors that have generously donated funding and services that will allow for a comfortable evening on the 22nd celebrating 4-H Youth Development.

Special thanks to this year’s contributing sponsors that include Continue reading

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Eversole Angus, a Sponsor for Your Legacy Dinner & Auction

Long time local 4-H family, and county, state and national livestock show participant, Eversole Angus is to be thanked for sponsoring the ice cold water that will be enjoyed by those who attend the 2017 Legacy Dinner & Auction.

Three weeks remain to get your reservation in. As you know by now, the dinner and auction are being hosted this year by the Grube Family at their farm (1225 Canal Road near Baltimore ) on June 22nd. Find more details about the 4-H Legacy Dinner linked above. Also find details linked below about Continue reading

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Attend the Dinner, Leave a Legacy!

Make your reservation today, and plan to join us for an evening of fun, food and giving at the 2017 Fairfield County 4-H Legacy Dinner and Auction! This year’s event is being held at the Grube Farm on Thursday, June 22, and tickets are now on sale.

The Fairfield County 4-H Youth Development program strives to teach leadership, citizenship and life skills to nearly 1,270 4-H club members each year. While most of these young people participate in the traditional 4-H club experiences, children who are not yet 4-H age can participate in a non-competing, activity based curriculum known as the Cloverbud program. Nearly 1000 additional youth are exposed to 4-H work through school enrichment programs. In addition, the 4-H Youth Development program also offers training and leadership opportunities for more than 200 4-H advisors in our County.

While dollars to support the 4-H Youth Development program are received cooperatively through Continue reading

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National Finals Rodeo Tickets up for Bid!

Back again this year by popular demand . . . one winning bidder during the 4-H Legacy Auction on June 22nd will receive four (4) 2017 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo Tickets. This session of the rodeo finals is on Monday, December 11 at the Thomas and Mack Center on the campus of UNLV. These tickets are the generous donation of the Michael Family.

To enjoy an evening of fellowship and fun in support of the Fairfield County 4-H Endowment, use the form linked here and order your tickets today!

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Keller Farms has Donated a $250 Shopping Spree

Keller Farms Landscape & Nursery has donated a $250 shopping spree at any of their locations, for any of their services or products to the Auction to benefit the Fairfield County 4-H Endowment. The winning bidder may shop at the Keller Farms garden store outlet or greenhouse, or choose from any of their other services including award winning landscape designs and installations, site management, irrigation, seasonal color, lawn care maintenance, sports turf care, erosion control, snow & ice management, or holiday decorating.

Visit the Legacy Auction link above for a complete listing of the auction consignments, and check back often as the list will continue to grow right up until the June 22nd Dinner and Auction begins!

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Here’s the bacon! Bay Food Market/Bay Packing Donates 1/2 Hog!

Yes, it’s back by popular demand and it’s also the first donation to the 2017 4-H Legacy Auction. Lancaster’s oldest independent grocery – Bay Food Market – along with Bay Packing have stepped up once again and donated half a processed hog that will be auctioned off during the evening!

To fill your freezer with locally grown bacon, ham, pork chops, sausage and more, all you need to do is attend this year’s annual Legacy Dinner and be the winning bidder. Hold the date – June 22 – Use this form to order your Dinner tickets.

Thank you Bay Food Market and Bay Packing for another generous donation!

If you’d like to get in on the action and make an Auction donation, visit the Legacy Auction link above.

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