REMINDER: Market Steer & Heifer Weigh-in is December 12th

If you’re planning to show a 4-H / FFA MARKET STEER or HEIFER during the 2021 Hartford Fair, please make note of the following UPDATED details regarding weigh-in on Saturday, DECEMBER 12, 2020 from 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. You’ll also see that information is listed for those youth who are planning to show at the Ohio State Fair. Please plan accordingly!
PLEASE NOTE: Weigh-In will be held in DECEMBER, rather than our tradition of January, in hopes of avoiding the inclement weather that we have encountered in recent years. All the information you need can be found here.
Please pay special attention to the tagging information section. The Hartford Fair will be using Electronic Identification (EID) tags in 2021. Information on EID tags can be found in the document here.

Support National 4-H on Giving Tuesday

You can help millions of young people put this difficult year behind them. On this #GivingTuesday, give kids the gifts of belonging, opportunity and resilience by giving to 4-H. Thanks to generous 4-H supporters David and Paula Epstein, all donations up to $100,000 will receive a dollar-for-dollar match!

Mark your calendar for December 1 to show your support for our nation’s youth. Don’t want to wait? Whether you’re giving today or #GivingTuesday, your donation will reach 2X further. You can donate here.



2020 Achievement Night Recording

Thank you to everyone who was able to join us for the 2020 Achievement Night celebration held virtually on November 19th. While we missed being able to see everyone in-person, we still had a wonderful evening celebrating all of the hard work that went into making 4-H 2020 happen!

If you were unable to join us live or if you would like to watch it again, you can watch the recording below or on the Awards, Results & Recognition page of our website. You can also access a copy of the slides that were used during the presentation here.

Club Financial Summaries Due

Attention Advisors! Please remember that your club’s financial summary for 2020 is due to the Extension Office by Tuesday, December 1st. If you have already turned in your club’s form, THANK YOU! If you have yet to do so, please make sure that you make some time in your schedule to complete it and turn it in on time. It can be mailed, dropped off to the office, or emailed back to either Lisa ( or Adrienne (

The form can be found here: PDF Version | Fillable PDF Version | Word Version

Extension Office Closed for Thanksgiving

The Licking County OSU Extension Office will be closed on Thursday, November 26, 2020 and Friday, November 27, 2020 as we celebrate Thanksgiving. We hope that you and your family will be able to safely celebrate this holiday. Our office will be open for normal business hours on Monday, November 30, 2020.

Baking Spirits Bright Video Series

4-H youth are invited to tune in each week for a different holiday recipe tutorial. When combined, these videos will create a delicious, home cooked holiday meal for the whole family to enjoy!

This series is designed for the experienced cook, however is open to ANY youth who are interested in cooking. So grab a friend and join us each week to create some tasty treats. Videos will be posted to Ohio State- Crawford County 4-H Facebook every Friday through Christmas.

2020 Licking County Achievement Night

Join us in celebrating the accomplishments of our many youth members, recognizing the service of our adult volunteers, and honoring the support of four community partners!
Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 929 9868 3033
Password: 6705315
To join by PHONE: 1 646 876 9923
Meeting ID: 929 9868 3033
Password: 6705315


LAST CALL: Junior Fair Board Applications Due

Please remember to submit your Junior Fair Board application by the November 15th deadline. Applications can be emailed to by November 15th or if mailing must be postmarked by November 14th.

If you will be at least 15 years old (as of 01/01/2021), and you are involved in 4-H, FFA or Steer Pool, you are welcome to complete an application packet!
New applicants, along with those applying to serve as a Junior Advisor, must remember to email right away to schedule their interview on Saturday, December 5, 2020!

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