American Sewing Guild Style Show

American Sewing Guild Style show at Silverlake Country Club

Open to anyone doing 4-H sewing projects.

Address:  Silver Lake Country Club, 1325 Graham Rd, Silver Lake, OH 44224

MAP

October 13th,  Setup 12:30 Show time1-2 pm

RSVP and questions to Audrey Boyd 330 628-4847 Sign up before 10/10

Food & Nutrition Project Workshop

Are you taking a Food & Nutrition Project and want to know how to properly prepare for Grade Day?

There will be a workshop on June 2nd 10 am – noon at the  Rootstown Methodist Church . The project requirements will be explained including the planning and writing of a menu, and completing the required portfolio.

Map to church. 

Please let Fran Pruchenski know if you will be attending:  330 221-0628 or 330 325-1520

Horse Shows

2018 Friday Night Horse Shows

FLYER:  Friday night show series

May 25 Portage County Equine Show Committee
Open Horse Show
Angie Polichena – 330-842-0394
June 1 Portage County Equine Show Committee
Open Horse Show – June 1st showbill
Heather Lang – 330-472-0276
June 8 Portage County Equine Show Committee
Open Horse Show
Megan Kline – 330-730-5859
June 15 Portage County Equine Show Committee
Open Horse Show
Renee Doraski – 330-647-8738
June 22 Portage County Equine Show Committee
Open Horse Show  June 22nd show
Elizabeth Kovacs – 330-957-2097
June 29 Portage County Equine Show Committee
Open Horse Show
Kellyn Bango – 216-401-7050
July 6 Portage County Equine Show Committee
Open Horse Show
Sarah Stutzman – 330-819-3529
July 13 Portage County Equine Show Committee
Open Horse Show
Carrie Ball – 330-280-4552
July 20 Portage County Equine Show Committee
Open Horse Show
Kim Herman – 330-428-0070
August 3 Foxy Trotters 4-H Horse Show
Nancy Moss – 330-297-6301 Foxy Trotters Show 2018

Speaking Contest 2018

   PUBLIC  SPEAKING  CONTEST   2018

 FRIDAY, JUNE 15     6:30 pm

Community  Meeting  Room, 705 Oakwood St., Ravenna

CATEGORIES:

4-H Pledge Recitation                 Cloverbud Individual or 2 member team

 

DEMONSTRATION  PRESENTATION  CLASSES

Jr. Div. Individual or Team                  ages 8-10

-Talk  6-9 minutes long

-Use of charts, posters, or pictures etc.

-No Power Point or computer generated messages

 

Int. Division  Individual or Team       ages 11-13

And

Sr. Division Individual or Team          ages 14 and up

-Use of charts posters, pictures etc. AND/OR computer generated visual aids

-Computer visual aids may be combined with traditional visual aids

-Talk 9-12 minutes long

 

HEALTH AND SAFETY SPEAKING CONTEST

Jr Div.            ages 8-13                             2 ½ to 3 ½ min long

Sr Div.          ages 14 and up                  4 to 5 ½  min long

Select a topic that affects health or safety in family living. A local example and supporting

statistics is required. (with sources cited)Talk should not include music, dancing, or singing as part of their speech. Scripts, notes, prompts, or cues may not be used.  Trademark or brand names of products should not be used. NO note cards are allowed.  No costumes allowed.  No profanity or inappropriate words in speech or on clothing are allowed.

There is a preliminary contest before the state contest.

 

MARKETING  DIVISION

J7      JUNIOR DIVISION                ages 8-10      THANK YOU CARD     handmade

-An original THANK YOU card with artwork on the front

-Made from 8 ½ x 11 white card stock folded once

Must be original work of the member using crayons, markers, ink pen, etc. USING NO COMPUTERS OR SCRAPBOOKING TOOLS.  MUST BE HAND LETTERED & DRAWN OR CUT BY HAND.

J8         JUNIOR DIVISION     THANK YOU CARD using computers and scrapbooking tools

Same as above but using computer generated  images and lettering

BOTH NEED THE MEMBER’S NAME, AGE, AND COUNTY ON THE LOWER RIGHT CORNER ON THE BACK OF THE CARD

J9         INTERMEDIATE DIVISION     HOLIDAY CARD   handmade

J10       INTERMEDIATE DIVISION     HOLIDAY CARD   computer generated & scrapbook tools

  • An original holiday card with artwork on the front
  • Made from white 8 ½ white cardstock folded once
  • Use of computers and scrapbooking tools are to be used

MEMBER’S NAME, AGE, AND COUNTY SHOULD BE WRITTEN ON THE LOWER RIGHT CORNER ON THE BACK OF THE CARD

J11        SENIOR  DIVISION

Member should make a video “short” promoting 4-H

Must be fully automated, stand alone presentation with sound.

It should portray a message showing youth of 4-H age  and be 2-4 minutes long.

Entries should be submitted on DVD’s using Quicktime Play or Windows Media Player

Name, age and county should be written on the DVD

THESE ARE CONDENSED RULES FOR EACH CATEGORY.  PLEASE READ THE COMPLETE SET OF RULES FOR EACH CLASS IF YOU ARE ENTERING.

Health Safety Speaking 2018

Communication Days 2018

Camp Whitewood 2018

Portage & Mahoning County 4-H Camp is July 8 – 14, 2018. Open to all youth ages 8-13. The theme is “Camping Through Time”!

You can register online or download the forms at:  4hcampwhitewood.com

Here is a flyer you can share (campers don’t have to be in 4-H to attend)  Camp Whitewood Brochure- Portage and Mahoning

Camperships are available this year. Please fill out this form and return to the Extension office. Campership Application 2018

*Please note this is not the same as registering for camp. Use the link above to register with your deposit to secure your place at camp.

Cloverbud camp will be Wednesday, July 11 and the theme of the day is Wild West Whitewood.  cloverbud day flyer 2018

Treasurer & Secretary Book Ribbon Winners

TREASURER BOOKS:

4-H All Stars
Crazy Critters
Creatures-N-Features
Critter Getters
Everything Under the Sun
Foxy Trotters
Kitchen Crew
Lucky Clovers
Market Masters
Midnight Riders
Mustangers
Nosey Nibblers
Paws-N-Claws
Portage County Rangers
Portage County Shepherds
Portage County Unleashed
Portage Explorers
Portage Prime Producers
Portage Projects
Rootstown Small Ones
Shamrock Shakers
Stablemates
Town Trotters
Wandering Riders
Young Riders

SECRETARY BOOKS:

4-H All Stars
Creatures-N-Features
Critter Getters
Everything Under the Sun
Kitchen Crew
Kritters & Kids
Lucky Clovers
Market Masters
Mavericks
Mustangers
Nosey Nibblers
Paws-N-Claws
Portage County Rangers
Portage County Shepherds
Portage County Unleashed
Portage Explorers
Portage Projects
Rootstown Small Ones
Seam Stichers
Shamrock Shakers
Stablemates
Town Trotters

CONGRATULATIONS! Nice work!

Hippology and Judging Contest

The Ohio State 4h holds a Hippology contest and a Judging contest open to any 4h member enrolled in a horse project from any county in Ohio that wish to compete.  Both of these contests are on June 11, 2018 8am at the Union County fairgrounds. More information here: https://ohio4h.org/events/state-4-h-hippology-contest-0

We will hold practice sessions Thursday evenings beginning April 26.  Time and Location(s) to be determined. We hope to schedule several learning trips to various places.  Greg Krieger, Sarah Stutzman and Kaitlin MacIntyre will be the advisors leading the practices.

If you want more information or are interested in joining us please text or call Greg Krieger at 330-221-7174.