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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.

Chautauqua County 4-H Calendar of Events 2020

*All dates are subject to change until finalized by 4-H Council.*

 January
8   4-H Council
17 SE Area KAP Screening
18 SE Youth Leadership Forum-Emporia
20 Martin Luther King Jr Day—Offices Closed
24-26    Horse Panorama—Rock Springs

February
1 State 4-H Scholarships Applications Due
1 Enrollment Deadline for Exhibiting at the fair
12 4-H Council
16-17 Citizenship in Action—Topeka
21-22 Kansas 4-H Ambassador Training—Rock Spring
29 KSU Jr Beef Producer Day—Manhattan

March
8 4-H Day with the Wildcat Women’s Basketball
14 County Club Days/Favorite Foods Show —Sedan High School
14 KSU Jr Sheep Producer Day—Manhattan
21 Regional 4-H Club Days—Madison
29 Market Beef Weigh In—Sedan

April
1 CQ County 4-H Scholarships Due
8 4-H Council
24-25 Market Hog, Lamb and Goat Weigh In-Sedan
25 Spring Beef Show

May
1 Project Drop/Add Deadline
1 Horse ID’s Due
1  State Nominations Due for Market Beef
9 Spring Small Animal Livestock Show—Sedan
10 Fun Fish Clinic—Sedan
25 Memorial Day—Extension Offices Closed
27-29 Discovery Days—Manhattan

June
6 Camp Counselor Training
7-10 4-H Camp—Rock Springs
10 4-H Council
16 SE Area 4-H Youth Challenge Day—Emporia
TBA KSU Animal Science Leadership Academy
11-21 Citizenship Washington Focus
15 State Nominations Due for Commercial Heifer, Market Hogs, Lambs and Meat Goats
15 District Horse Show Entries Due
18 SE Area Ag Contests—Yates Center
23-25 Campference—Rock Springs

July
1 District Horse Show
3 Independence Day – Extension Offices Closed
10 CQ County Fair Entries Due
10  Skillathon—Extension Office
10  Premium Sale Requirements Due to Office
15 Kansas State Fair Market Livestock Entries Due
18 Fashion Revue—Cedar Vale
22 CQ County Market Livestock Weigh In—Sedan
23-25 CQ County Fair—Sedan
29-1 Elk County 4-H Fair-Longton

August
5 4-H Council
10-15 Coffeyville Fair and Rodeo
15 Kansas Junior Livestock Show Entries Due
22-23 State 4-H Livestock Sweepstakes

September
7 Labor Day-Extension Offices Closed
11-20 Kansas State Fair -Hutchinson
25 Record Books and Pin Applications Due

October
1  Beginning of New 4-H Year
2-4 Kansas Junior Livestock Show-Hutchinson
4-10 National 4-H Week
10-11 48 Hours of 4-H
14 4-H Council
17  4-H Bingo Fundraiser
30-31 4-H Spook Walk

November
TBA Kansas 4-H Leadership Weekend
TBA County 4-H Achievement Banquet and Supporters’ Appreciation Dinner