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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
9          4-H Council
13        4-H Day with the Wildcat Women’s Basketball
15        Registration Due for Citizenship in Action/CWF
18        SE Area KAP Screening
19        SE Youth Leadership Forum-Emporia
20        Sheep and Goat Project Meeting @ Sedan
21        Martin Luther King Jr Day—Offices Closed
25-27   Horse Panorama—Rock Springs

February
1          State 4-H Scholarships Applications Due
1          Enrollment Deadline for Exhibiting at the fair
13        4-H Council
17-18   Citizenship in Action—Topeka
22-23   Kansas 4-H Ambassador Training—Rock Spring

March
9          County Club Days/Favorite Foods Show —Sedan High School
9          KSU Jr Swine Producer Day—Manhattan
23        Regional 4-H Club Days—Madison
24        Market Beef Weigh In—Sedan
30        KSU Jr Goat Producer Day—Manhattan

April
1          CQ County 4-H Scholarships Due
10        4-H Council

May
1          Project Drop/Add Deadline
1          Horse ID’s Due
1          State Nominations Due for Market Beef
3-4       Market Hog, Lamb and Goat Weigh In-Sedan
4          Spring Beef Show
12        Fun Fish Clinic—Sedan
19        Spring Small Animal Livestock Show—Sedan
27        Memorial Day—Extension Offices Closed
28-31   Discovery Days—Manhattan

June
4          Camp Counselor Training
5-8       4-H Camp—Rock Springs
11        SE Area 4-H Youth Challenge Day—Emporia
12        4-H Council
TBA      KSU Animal Science Leadership Academy
13-24   Citizenship Washington Focus
15        State Nominations Due for Commercial Heifer, Market Hogs, Lambs and Meat Goats
15        District Horse Show Entries Due
20        SE Area Ag Contests—Yates Center
23-26   Campference—Rock Springs
27        District Horse Show

 

July
4-5       Independence Day – Extension Offices Closed
12        CQ County Fair Entries Due
12        Skillathon—Extension Office
15        Kansas State Fair Market Livestock Entries Due
17-20   Elk County 4-H Fair—Longton
20        Fashion Revue—Cedar Vale
24        CQ County Market Livestock Weigh In—Sedan
25-27   CQ County Fair—Sedan

August
14        4-H Council
12-17   Coffeyville Fair and Rodeo
15        Kansas Junior Livestock Show Entries Due
17-18   State 4-H Livestock Sweepstakes

September
2          Labor Day-Extension Offices Closed
6-15     Kansas State Fair -Hutchinson
20        Record Books and Pin Applications Due
27-29   Kansas Junior Livestock Show-Hutchinson

October
1    Beginning of New 4-H Year
6-12     National 4-H Week
11        4-H Council
12-13   48 Hours of 4-H
TBA      County 4-H Achievement Banquet and Supporters’ Appreciation Dinner

November
TBA      Kansas 4-H Leadership Weekend