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Rolling Prairie District

Chautauqua County 4-H

4-H is a nationwide program led by state land-grant universities in cooperation with local county/district extension councils. In Kansas, 4-H is the largest youth educational program, aside from public schools. Each of the four H's on the clover represent ways youth can grow and develop in 4-H.

January
10 4-H Council
10 Livestock Project Meeting—Howard      
13 4-H Day with the Wildcat Women’s Basketball
15 Registration Due for Citizenship in Action/CWF
15 Martin Luther King Jr Day—Offices Closed
19 SE Area KAP Screening
20 SE Youth Leadership Forum-Emporia
26-28 Horse Panorama—Rock Springs

February
1 State 4-H Scholarships Applications Due
1 Enrollment Deadline for Exhibiting at the fair
7 4-H Council
18-19 Citizenship in Action—Topeka
23-24 Kansas 4-H Ambassador Training—Rock Spring

March
10 County Club Days—Sedan High School
17 KSU Jr Sheep Producer Day—Manhattan
17 Regional 4-H Club Days—Madison
24 KSU Jr Beef Producer Day—Manhattan
25 Market Beef Weigh In—Sedan

April
2 CQ County 4-H Scholarships Due
11 4-H Council
27-28 Market Hog, Lamb and Goat Weigh In-Sedan
TBA Spring Beef Show

May
1 Project Drop/Add Deadline
1 Horse ID’s Due
1 State Nominations Due for Market Beef
13 Fun Fish Clinic—Sedan
20 Spring Small Animal Livestock Show—Sedan
28 Memorial Day—Extension Offices Closed
29-1 Discovery Days—Manhattan

June
2 Camp Counselor Training
3-6 4-H Camp-Rock Springs
7 Favorite Foods—Sedan
13 4-H Council
TBA KSU Animal Science Leadership Academy
12 SE Area FCS Contests—Emporia
14-25 Citizenship Washington Focus
15 State Nominations Due for Commercial Heifer, Market Hogs, Lambs and Meat Goats
15 District Horse Show Entries Due
21 SE Area Ag Contests—Yates Center
26-29 Campference—Rock Springs

July
4 Independence Day – Extension Offices Closed
5 District Horse Show
13 CQ County Fair Entries Due
13 Skillathon—Extension Office
15 Kansas State Fair Market Livestock Entries Due
19-21 Elk County 4-H Fair—Longton
21 Fashion Revue—Cedar Vale
25 CQ County Market Livestock Weigh In—Sedan
26-28 CQ County Fair—Sedan

August
8 4-H Council
11-18 Coffeyville Fair and Rodeo
15 Kansas Junior Livestock Show Entries Due
18-19 State 4-H Livestock Sweepstakes

September
3 Labor Day-Extension Offices Closed
7-16 Kansas State Fair -Hutchinson
21 Record Books and Pin Applications Due
28-30 Kansas Junior Livestock Show-Hutchinson

October
1  Beginning of New 4-H Year
7-13 National 4-H Week
10 4-H Council
13-14 48 Hours of 4-H
TBA County 4-H Achievement Banquet and Supporters’ Appreciation Dinner

November
TBA Kansas 4-H Leadership Weekend