Saunders County 4-H Smore
September 20, 2019
In this week's Smore...
** Did you know that new items added are BOLDED?!?
- State Fair 4-H Results
- State Fair Static Pick Up
- State Fair Fashion Show Competitors
- Fairgrounds Facelift
- 4-H Horseshow
- Shotgun Shooting Sports
- State Fair Dog Show Change
- 4-H Cat Club
- Nebraska Youth Beef Leadership Symposium
- 2019 4-H Activity Calendar
- Animal Clinics, Progress Shows, & Events
Better Fair Meeting
Better Fair meeting- Wednesday, September 25.
All Saunders County 4-H/FFA members, families, and volunteers are invited to a Better Fair Meeting on Wednesday, September 25. at the Saunders County Fairgrounds, 4-H Building. This is an opportunity to discuss changes for the 2020 Saunders County Fair. Please bring any changes, concerns or positive suggestions that will make next year’s fair better! This meeting is meant to be a positive conversation. Please bring your constructive resolutions with you! If you cannot make it but would like to send your comments, email Cole at email@example.com.
Meeting times for each area are below:
6 p.m.: Static Exhibits and Contests (ATV, shooting sports, Archery)
6:45 p.m.: Poultry, Rabbit, Dog, Cat & Horse.
7:30 p.m.: Livestock (Swine, Beef, Dairy Cattle, Sheep, Meat Goat, Dairy Goat)
State Fair Static Pick Up
Please have all projects picked up by FRIDAY, September 13.
4H Shotgun Shooting Sports
Are you interested in learning and competing in the sport of Trapshooting?
Female and male youth, grades 6 – 12, interested in participating in club trapshooting are encouraged to contact Ashland Gun Club 4H.
Fall practice is beginning. Season runs January to May. No experience necessary. Hunter Safety Education Required.
4-H Cat Club - REVAMPED
Do you like cats? What about learning how to care for or show them? Maybe you have heard about the 4-H Cat Club in the past and wanted to join, but couldn't make the monthly meetings.
Do we have good news for you, or what? We are pleased to introduce this year's self-paced Cat Club! No more being bummed that you missed the hour long meeting every second Thursday. You will now have access to monthly lessons and activities that you can complete on your own time.
Check out September’s lesson about cat history and breeds here: http://4h.unl.edu/companion-animal/cat-club
If you are interested, please stay tuned and register today!
Nebraska Youth Beef Leadership Symposium (NYBLS)
Midwest Messenger, 4-H Club or FFA Chapter of the Week
The nomination form can be found on our website at https://www.agupdate.com/midwestmessenger/forms/f4h_club_ffa_chapter_of_the_week/.
For any questions about this program or submitting a nomination, please contact Katy Moore at (402) 374-2225 ext. 122, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saunders County Extension
Extension is a Division of the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln cooperating with the Counties and the United States Department of Agriculture.
University of Nebraska–Lincoln Extension educational programs abide with the nondiscrimination policies of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and the United States Department of Agriculture.