Friday, April 3, 2015

4-H Updates and Upcoming Events

Greetings! Check out our Ada County 4-H Updates and Upcoming Events. There are a lot of great events coming up!
 
Youth Opportunities
4-H Teen Conference
Dates: June 10-13, 2015
4-H Online Registration: April 6th – May 18th  (Late Registration: May 19th -22nd)
Delegate Registration Fee: $230.00; (Scholarships may be available)
Late Registration Fee: $245.00
Chaperone Registration Fee: $150.00 (Teaching and SLA scholarships available)
 
National Dairy Conference
Dates: September 27-30, 2015
4-H Online Application available: April 6th – May 1st
Estimated trip costs: $1000.00 (Scholarships may be available)
 
National 4-H Congress
Dates: November 27-December 1, 2015
4-H Online Application available: April 6th – June 6th
Estimated trip costs: $500-800 (Scholarships may be available)
 
Livestock/Small Animal
Small Animal Field Day May 9. Click on this link to find out more information!

Swine Weigh-In Click on this link to find out more information!
 
Horse
Horseless Horseshow April 4, registration begins at 9:00am. Call Tina at 412-0664 for an entry form, or email evansQH4@aol.comfor an entry form. 
 
Hilly Billy Classic April 24, pre-registration is due. Click on this  link to find out more information!

2015 Canyon County Fuzzy Horse Show April 25, pre-registration is due. Click on this link to find out more information!

Horse Declarations Due to our office on April 15.
 
General
Food Drive Challenge The Idaho Potato Commission and University of Idaho Extension 4-H Youth Development are teaming up to help fight hunger in Idaho. All 4-H clubs in Idaho are challenged to raise as much food as possible and the Idaho Potato Commission will match the total pounds collected in Idaho potatoes to the Idaho Foodbank. Click on this link to find out more information. This is a great community service opportunity with some friendly competition!
 
Rangeland Skillathon Get your registration in!  Register between March 5th– April 8th and Receive a packet of resources and contest rules. Go to idrange.org/education for online registration. This is a pilot competition for Idaho 4-H members and is limited to the first ten teams that register.   
 
If you have any questions please contact our office: 287-5900. I hope everyone has a wonderful weekend!
 
Kind regards,
Nikki
 
 
Nikola M. Dalton
4-H Program Coordinator
University of Idaho Extension | Ada County
5880 Glenwood Street | Boise, ID 83714
office: (208) 287-5900
 
 
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