Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Monthly Calendar June

Summer is almost here and there is so much to do! Check it out:

June 3: District II Horse Camp Orientation, Canyon County Extension, 7 pm. This is mandatory for everyone attending camp.

June 3: Sheep Field Day, Owyhee County Fairgrounds, 1 pm. Learn about your breeding project including nutrition, record keeping, and more! The cost is $2. Call 896-4104 for more information.

June 4: Swine Field Day, Gem County Fairgrounds, 1 pm. Centered on breeding swine. The cost is $2 per person. Call 365-6363 for more information.

June 5: Ada County Leader's Meeting, Ada County Extension, 7 pm. Leaders need to attend two meetings a year and there are only two left before the fair!

June 7: District II Horse Judging and Hippology. Must qualify at the county level to attend.

June 9-13: Teen Conference, University of Idaho, Moscow. If you missed this event this year it is held annually and open to all youth in grades 8 to 12. Look for info next spring!

June 13: Early Bird registration deadline for June Kids Camp. Discount if paid by this date!

June 19-22: District II Horse Camp, Donnelly. Bring you horse and go on trial rides and educational workshops, and campfires. It's too late this year, but look for information next spring.

June 23: Early Bird registration deadline for Teen Camp. Pay by this date for a discount.

June 26-28: Southern Idaho Livestock Judging Camp, Twin Falls. The focus in on livestock evaluation with an emphasis on oral reasons. The cost is $110

June 27-30: June Kids Camp, Donnelly. Open to all youth completing grades 3-5

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Archery Class

Would you like to learn how to shoot a bow and arrow? At this class not only will learn about shooting, proper form and safety, you will also complete a 4-H project to take it to the Western Idaho Fair.

This class will be Tuesdays beginning June 3 to July 22 at Dead On Archery, 2006 E Franklin Rd, Meridian, 6:30 to 8:00 pm. The cost is $40. Participants must be 8 years by January 1, 2014.
Send the archery registration in by Friday, May 30.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

May Monthly 4-H Calendar

Check out these events for the month of May!

May 6 - Deadline to turn COOL forms in for the Swine Project. Forms need to be turned in to the Ada County Extension Office by 5 pm. Include a picture of the pig with the ear tag, $4 per head. This is for any market swine showing at the Western Idaho Fair for 4-H or FFA.

May 9 - Registration due for the District II Horse Camp. Send to 5880 Glenwood, Boise 83714. This camp is open to all members of a youth horse organization.

May 10 - Rabbit and Cavy Workshop, D & B Supply, 12th Ave, Nampa. Check in at 8:30 am. There will be Royalty like activities and workshops. The cost is $6 per person. Call Michelle at 989-2405  (mls1517@yahoo.com) for more information.

May 13 - Canyon County Sheep and Market Goat Weigh In. 4 to 7 pm, Canyon County Fairgrounds. This is for all market sheep and goats showing at the Canyon County Fair for 4-H and FFA.

May 15 - Ada County Sheep and Goat Weigh In. 4 to 7 pm at the Expo Idaho. This is for all market sheep and goats showing at the Western Idaho Fair for 4-H and FFA.

May 17 - Western Heritage Clinic, 3K Ranch, 9 to 12. Learn about ranch riding, roping, penning, and trail riding.

May 21 - District II Horse Judging and Hippology registration forms are due to Ada County Extension Office. Must qualify at the county level to attend these events.

May 23 - Join us at Jump Time on River St, Boise from 6 to 8 pm for a fundraiser to benefit our exchange program. A group of 4-H members from Minnesota will be traveling here in June. Everyone is welcome to attend this fundraiser, just mention 4-H when you arrive and a portion of the proceeds will go towards 4-H!

May 31 - Ada County English Horse Show at Expo Idaho. This is a schooling show and show attire is not required. The fee is $6 per class or $25 for the day. Call Ginny 884-3071 (kelschfamily4@hotmail.com ) for more information. Register by May 17!