Bean Ride Charities to Support Hervida 4-H Camp

Bean Ride Charities has selected Hervida 4-H Camp as the beneficiary of their 2023 fundraising efforts. The BIG event will be held September 15-17 and the proceeds will help build a new girls cabin to replace Cabin #8.

To get supplies and items for the September event, a Cornhole Tournament will be held on June 3. Registration begins at 2:30 and the cost is $15 per person. The event will be held at 34546 Atherton Road, Mackburg, OH. You can direct questions to Barb at 740-374-5676 or email questions to

Support the Tractor Supply Paper Clover Campaign

The Marietta TSC will be participating in the national Paper Clover Campaign and the store is hosting our 4-H display at the front of their store. Stop by and support the campaign!

  • Paper Clover Runs Wednesday, April 26 thru May 7.
  • Customers will be invited to add an additional donation at check-out or round-up.
  • As usual, counties will receive 80% of the funds. The funds will be used for camp and youth leadership experiences.

Bulls-Eye Hosting Applebees Fundraiser

4-H Shooting Sports Fundraiser:  Bull’s-Eye 4-H Club will host Marietta Applebee’s “Together We Care” fundraiser on Tuesday, April 25. The Club will receive 50% of what is spent on a special menu of five Applebee’s favorites from 11am to 11pm. No flyer or receipt required; just ask for and order from the special menu. Fundraiser applies to both dine-in and take-out orders (740-374-5390). Thank you for your support to help purchase supplies, equipment, and recognition items for the 4-H shooting sports program!

Menu: Applebee’s Together We Care Menu

Flyer: Applebees TWC BullsEye 4H Flyer pg1

Washington Co Fair Dinner Fundraiser – Feb 25

Washington County Fair Annual Fundraiser Dinner!
Saturday, February 25, 2023
Pulled Pork or Chicken, Baked Beans, Coleslaw, Cheese Potato, Dessert, Drink
Kids Option: Hotdog, Chips, Applesauce, Dessert, Drink
Adult $15
Kid $5 (5 and under free)
Doors open/Dinner Served at 5:30pm
Takeout Meals Available 4:30-5:30pm
Gun Raffle, Silent/Live Auction, Side Raffles, Kids Activities, 50/50

4-H Endowment Committee Searching for Committee Members

The Washington County 4-H Endowment Committee is searching for new members to join the team!  The committee would like to extend an invitation to teens and adults who are energetic, dedicated, and share a passion for planning events.  The Endowment Dinner and Auction is scheduled for April 1, 2023.  The committee meets monthly from November to April to organize and plan this event each year.  The dinner and auction is one of the biggest fundraisers the 4-H committee hosts and funds raised help to send local youth to camps, trips and provides scholarships for Washington County 4-H Youth.  Our next meeting is scheduled for Thursday, February 2, 2023 at the Washington County Extension Office located at 1115 Gilman Ave Marietta.  Please call our office at 740-376-7431 for more details or reach out to an Endowment Committee Member.

County Fair Fundraiser

The Washington County Fairboard would like to invite everyone to attend their upcoming Pulled Pork & Chicken Fundraiser Dinner on Saturday, February 25. The evening will include a gun raffle, silent & live auction, side raffles, and kids activities. Meal tickets do not need to be purchased in advance, but encouraged. These can be purchased at the office or from any board member.

4-H Club Participation:

They would like to ask the 4-H clubs for a donation for the silent or live auction.

These donations can be dropped off at the Civitan Building on Friday 2/17/23 from 6-7pm or they can call Candy (740-336-2145) to arrange dropping them off at another time. There is also a contest for the donation that raises the most money. They will receive a pizza party.

If they would like to donate dessert(s) they can drop them off any time after 12 noon on Saturday the 26th or contact Robyn 740-350-6390 for other arrangements.

Jr. Fair Exhibitor Involvement:

They would like to invite the Jr Fair Kids to help volunteer for the event. They are looking for help with clearing tables, trash, kids games, etc.

These kids that volunteer will sign in at the ticket table when they get there, be assigned a job, and receive a free dinner. They would like them to arrive by 4:15pm-4:30. We expect to conclude around 8:00pm.

Flyer for sharing and posting: Flyer 2023- Dinner

Club Candy Bar Sale

Advisors will place club orders by JANUARY 26

  • We will continue selling Anthony Thomas Chocolates for 2023.
  • 4-H Clubs must pre-order the number of CASES (each case contains 180 bars) you plan to sell.
  • There will be ONE choice for 2023 – Each case of 180 bars will contain six bags of 30 bars including 10 peanut butter, 10 caramel and 10 almonds.
  • No late orders will be accepted after order is placed with the candy company.
  • No returns allowed.
  • All cases pre-ordered by your 4-H Club must be paid for by the March 31 deadline.
  • Advisors must email Sally Shaw with orders or phone (740-376-7431) in their order by Jan. 26.

Thanks Applebees!

Claudette Mercer, Manager at the Marietta Applebees presented Washinton County 4-H a check for $739.10 as a result of last week’s Applebees Together We Care Fundraiser.

Melina Matics and Elizabeth Loughry received the check on behalf of the Washington County 4-H Advisory Committee. Thank you Applebees and everyone that supported the event!!

Applebees 4-H Fundraiser – Jan 3

Applebees 4-H Fundaiser

When: Tuesday, January 3

Where: Marietta Applebees

What: Order from the special 4-H Menu

Mark your calendars for Tuesday, January 3 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 Washington County 4-H program. The 4-H Advisory Committee will receive 50% of the menu item profit for all items purchased off the “Together We Care” menu on Tuesday January 3.

We are encouraging all of our 4-H members, volunteers, business supporters and others to order lunch or dinner to help the county 4-H program. This event will run all day and the Washington County 4-H Advisory Committee Members and 4-H members will be present to greet guests from 4-8pm. Please review the attached menu to see qualifying items.