The results from the July 15 4-H Project Judging are now posted!
State Fair Orientation for Qualifiers will be Sunday, July 25 at 1:30 at the Washington County Junior Fair Building. Qualifiers are required to attend State Fair orientation, receive State Fair information, tickets and have a photo taken on Sunday, July 25 at 1:30. If a qualifier cannot attend state fair, please call the Extension Office ASAP so the alternate can be notified and given the opportunity to compete at State Fair. The 2021 OSF will only be a judging event (no rides, no concessions, etc) where the member and one adult will be allowed in the judging building. There will not be an awards presentation at the end of each day.
Release for 2021 project judging – blog and email
OSU Extension is moving from Davis Ave to 1115 Gillman Ave (second floor). The Extension Office will be closed starting noon Monday, July 19 thru Friday, July 23 to allow for packing, moving, and unpacking.
Staff will have limited email access during this time.
The results from the July 13 4-H Public Speaking Contest!
4-H Illustrated Talk or Demonstration – Senior Division:
- First Place – Melina Matics (Ohio State Fair Qualifier)
- Second Place – Talise Billiter
4-H Illustrated Talk or Demonstration – Intermediate Division:
- First Place – Trinidee McKenzie (Ohio State Fair Qualifier)
4-H Illustrated Talk or Demonstration – Junior Division:
- First Place – Nathaniel Cline
- Second Place – Ava Lamp
4-H Pledge Contest:
- First Place – Trinidee McKenzie
- Second Place – Mattie Sandford
- Third Place – Aybree McHenry
- Fourth Place – Ava Lamp
4-H Creed Contest:
- First Place – Trinity Bailey
If you were selected as a state fair qualifier you will be expected to attend State Fair Orientation on Sunday, July 25 at 1:30 at the Extension Office. Media pictures will be taken at Sunday’s orientation so please wear a nice shirt.
The state fair orientation will be held in the Washington Co Jr Fair Building.
The chicks will be arriving this week on Thursday July 8! Please have your pens ready at home and meet us at Heritage Country Store on Third Street in Marietta from 3-4:30pm. We will be posting on facebook when they arrive, please bring a box to transport them home in and practice social distancing. For questions call us at 740-376-7431
Noble County is sponsoring a dog show on July 10 at the Noble Co Fairgrounds.
Beginner Novice A
Beginner Novice B
Grad Novice A
Grad Novice B
Flier: 2021 Woof Classic
The Washington County Saddle Horse Committee is excited to announce their partnership with Applebees to host a fundraising event. Mark your calendars for June 29, 2021 and stop in and order off the “Together We Care Menu”. If you prefer not to dine in then call for your curbside to go order and help raise funds to support the 4-H horse program in Washington County. The 4-H horse program will receive 50% of the menu item profit for all items purchased off the “Together We Care” menu on Tuesday June 29th. We are encouraging all of our 4-H members, volunteers, business supporters and others to order lunch or dinner to help us with needed supplies and awards for the horse program. This event will run all day and the Washington County Saddle Horse Committee Members and 4-H members will be present to greet guests from 4-8pm. Please review the attached menu to see qualifying items.
The July 4-H Newsletter is now posted and ready for viewing. https://washington.osu.edu/program-areas/4-h-youth-development/washington-county-4-h-newsletters.
It has also been sent out for mailing to all 4-H families and volunteers. Newsletter inserts include:
- 4-H Project Judging Schedule for July 15
- A Night to Shine Application for Mentors (4-H & FFA members wanting to share their animal projects)
- A Night to Shine Application for Special Needs Youth
- Livestock Skillathon Study Guide for July 31
- County 4-H Speaking Contest Registration Form
July 2021 – with inserts