What’s Next in 4-H: July Monthly Highlights

Important Links:

2022 4-H Calendar – Download
2022 4-H Owner’s Manual – Download



Independence Day – Extension Office Closed – July 4

Our office will be closed July 4 in observance of Independence Day!


Still Project Judging – July 6, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

More information: Still Project Judging Reminders – July 6


Demonstrations & Illustrated Talks Contest – July 6, 9 a.m.-12 noon

Pre-registration required. More information: Demonstrations & Illustrated Talks Contest Registration Open Now! Deadline to Register: June 30


Cloverbud Interview Night – July 18, 6-8 p.m.

More information: Cloverbud Night with Junior Leaders – July 18


Ohio State Fair Junior Horse Show Entry Deadline – July 1

Exhibitors who qualify for the Ohio State Fair Junior Horse Show can submit their entries online. The entries must be submitted no later than 1:00pm on Wednesday, July 1. More Information


Junior Fair Booth and Parade Entry Deadline – July 15

More information: Junior Fair Booth & Parade Entry Form Now Available! Due July 15


Livestock Skillathon – July 13, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

More information: Livestock Skillathon Reminders – July 13

Royalty & Ambassador Interviews – July 20

Youth who have applied for Royalty/Ambassador positions will interview. More information: Royalty & Ambassador Applications Now Available! Due June 30

Junior Fair Market Rabbit Registration – July 21, 6-8 p.m.

Market Rabbit Registration is scheduled for July 21 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Rabbit Barn at the fairgrounds. There is no paperwork for youth to complete and bring with them to registration. Exhibitors will be responsible for completing the online entry process using the appropriate tattoos by July 26. Back-up rabbits must be tattooed and registered by the deadline. For entry help: go.osu.edu/entryhelp.

  • Note: Exhibitors entering a Pen of Three Fryers will add all animals to the same entry – the entry form will require 6 market rabbits to be entered. If you have less than six rabbits to register, add additional rabbits with a tattoo of 0.

Members must have registered a breeding rabbit by the June 30 deadline to be eligible. All market rabbits must attend Market Rabbit Registration to be tattooed and registered, no exceptions! Back-up rabbits must be tattooed and registered by the deadline.

Junior Fair Market Rabbit Entry Deadline – July 26

All 4-H and FFA youth must complete livestock entries in order to be eligible to exhibit at the Muskingum County Fair.