Showing posts from June, 2013

4-H National Congress

This annual event is open to 4-H members ages 14 to 18 who have not previously attended. Applications are available here.

This event is an opportunity for 4-H members to exchange ideas and learn through workshops, culture events, and speakers.

4-H National Congress will be held November 29 - December 3, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. applications are due Friday, July 5, 2013.

Sumo Bot Contest

Can your team build a Lego robot that can beat the competition? Join us at the first annual Sumo Bot Contest at the Western Idaho Fair!

Following guidelines, teams of up to 5 members build a Lego robot and compete against other teams! Fair passes will be provided for each child participant and a pass for one chaperone per family.

For complete rules please contact the Ada County Extension Office at 287-5900 or

Registration due August 1, 2013Contest will be held August 24, 2013 at the Western Idaho FairAges 9 to 14 in teams of up to 5 membersFair passes providedMust submit a poster documenting your robot
Prizes will be provided for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places!

4-H Fundraiser

We're holding a fundraiser for the 4-H Afterschool Program on Friday, June 7 at Farmway Village in Caldwell from 5 to 8 pm.

There will be authentic Mexican food, music, and children's activities! Tickets are $8 for 10 tickets and can be purchased on the day of the event.

Everyone is welcome to come and support our Afterschool Program! For more information please call Marisol at 459-2232 or check out the flyer!