4-H News and Notes: April 17, 2017

Dear 4-H Members, Parents, and Advisors.

Please read through the entire message below to be aware of important upcoming events and programs.

Sewing Pattern and Fabric Selection Nights – Tonight and April 24th!

For any 4-H member taking a sewing project is recommended that you attend the Open House event at JoAnn Fabrics in Wooster. There will be 4-H Clothing Volunteers to help you choose your pattern and/or fabric that will best fit your project. This event will be April 17th and 24thfrom 6-8:30 pm. If you have any sewing project questions this would be a great time to ask them!

NEW FOR 2017 – Quality Assurance is separate from the County Skillathon.

Two Wayne County Quality Assurance Dates are left:

April 26th & May 25th

Registration at 6:30 p.m. | Training 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. at Fisher Auditorium, OARDC

Other Dates Available

Members must attend one of these evenings or another QA training. Quality Assurance MUST be completed by August 1st. There will be one final QA Training on August 1 with a $25 fee associated. If you completed Quality Assurance at a program outside of Wayne County, proof must be sent to the Extension Office by August 1.

Upcoming Deadlines!

Horse Special Request Forms Due – May 1st

Wayne County 4-H Hugh Kline Grant Applications Due – May 1st

4-H News and Notes: April 3, 2017

Dear 4-H Members, Parents, and Advisors,

I hope you’re doing well and are excited about all kinds of fun 4-H opportunities in 2017!  Please click the headlines below for more information and details about upcoming programs and events.

Reminder – Tonight’s Junior Leaders meeting has been moved from ATI to the Extension Office at 7:00 pm.

Club Officers Training – Tuesday April 4th, 7:00 pm, Fisher Auditorium!  Officers be there to learn more about your role and responsibilities as club officers and earn points for your club’s STAR Award!

Churn it up – National Dairy Yield competition.  You could win a $5,500 scholarship!

The Link – April 2017 Wayne County 4-H Newsletter has now been posted on-line!

Last chance to purchase tickets or sponsor the Wayne County 4-H Legacy Dinner.  Purchase tickets on-line, at the Extension Office, or by mail using the Response Form.  Deadline is extended to this Friday April 7th.  We have had a great response so far and are looking forward to a fun evening.  This event is for adults-only.  Hope you can join us!