York County 4-H Blast

July 13, 2018

Bucket Calf Record books Due July 21st !

If you are showing a bucket calf at the county fair, your record books are due to the Extension office by July 21st! These can be found on our website.
If you are planning on showing animals or have qualified for an in-person event the website is now open. The deadline to sign up is August 10th by 8:00 p.m.

4-H Foodstand Sign Up - Avoid getting a phone call!

WE NEED YOUR HELP!!!! The 4-H Foodstand is a major fundraiser for the York County 4-H Program. The money raised will go directly to York County 4-H'ers through scholarships, workshop, and other learning experiences. It is expected that at least one person from every family work at least one shift. Please sign up NOW!!!!! Or you'll be getting a phone call.

State Fair Discount Ticket Order

Discounted tickets for the Nebraska State Fair can be purchased through the York County Extension Office for $5.00. Orders must be in and paid for by Tuesday, August 7. Please note that gate admission at State Fair for Children 6-12 will be $3.00 every day and children 5 and under are free.

INTERVIEW TIMES for Static Exhibits

Static Exhibit Interviewing Judging is OPTIONAL! If a 4-H’er chooses to interview judge, there will be a limit of 2 interview items per project area each day. Interview times will only be available from 8:30 a.m. to Noon each day. If you would like your exhibits interviewed, stop at the Extension Office to make appointments. If you do not sign up for an appointment, we will assume that you are choosing not to interview.

2018 4-H T-shirts Are In!

4-H T-shirts are available for pick up at the Extension Office! Youth and adult sizes are available. These t-shirts will be the official show uniform for all 4-H events at county fair. Thanks to a generous donation from Flint Hills, each enrolled 4-H member (including Clover Kids) will receive one FREE 4-H shirt this year.

Camper Spots

County Fair camper spots are now available to reserve. The cost is $40. Payment must be received in order for your spot to be reserved. They are reserved on a first come, first served basis.
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