Cloverleaf 4-H Club

Next Meeting: May 9th at Fairgrounds @ 6:15

Message from the officers

Get ready for some fun! This May meeting is our joint meeting with Town & Country 4-H Club. We will be holding a laugh Olympics with tons of fun games! Use this opportunity to try new things and meet new friends from around the county!

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Pictured above: 4-H camp counselors spent a weekend up in Wautoma at our new camp, Camp Lakotah! The counselors learned essential camp skills and some great activities for our campers!

Thanks to everyone who participated in the 4-H Volleyball tournament! Cloverleaf did very well and it was a blast!


Our LaSata Crossings Spring Fling is on Wednesday May 11th at 6:10 at LaSata Crossings. Sign up tonight! We are looking for you to share your talents and show your 4-H projects! Our Variety Show act will also perform!! Rewarding experience!!! Please join us!!


We will do this again in August at Providence Place in Grafton.


4-H Softball Tournament will be held on Saturday, May 21,at 9:00 am. The event takes place at Schowalter park in Saukville.

Sr. Teams (All 4-H Members grade 3 and up) start at 9:00am

Jr. Team (Grade 3 - 5) following Sr. Games. If we don’t have enough people to make a team, we could combine with other clubs. Sign up at the meeting if interested!


4-H Camp is right around the corner! Camp goes from June 29th to July 2nd and the theme is back to basics! The new camp this year is located in Wautoma! We are so lucky to be at Camp Lakotah and to have 16 of our very own members heading to camp, along with many of our older youth and adults attending as counselors! You will have a blast!

Just a reminder, camp orientation will be held on June 13th at the fairgrounds!


The Change War is on!! The heavier the pig the more chances to win!! Remember to bring in your 4-H piggy banks for the final weigh in! Final weigh in will take place at the County Fair.


Just a reminder to turn in your Centennial monument personalized brick pavers at the May meeting!


This summer, we're working alongside the Grafton library for their summer activity! We need volunteers to bring animals to the Grafton Library along with the dairy members who are bringing a small calf. Sign up at the May meeting!


Please be ready to make a report at our meeting if you are in the following projects:

Beef, Candy Making, Collections, Dogs, Exploring, Fishing, Model Rocketry, Photography, Quilting, Scrapbooking, Wildlife and Rock Climbing


There will be a New Family Fair Preveiw on Tuesday June 14th from 6:30-8:00 pm at the Ozaukee Pavilion. All new families are encouraged to attend!


The County fair is quickly approaching! Mark your calendars for August 3rd to August 7th! County Fair truly is a special event!! Memories are made that last forever!!! Be sure to mark your calendars. All members are expected to enter and families are needed to volunteer. Check out your Harbinger for links to the Sign up genius - Sign Up Link opens May 20. We need volunteers for the Activity Team: Making crafts with young fair goers and providing information about 4-H. We also need helpers in the following areas:

Clover Café Refreshment Stand Shifts:

Building Clerks, Judges Helpers, Building Sitters, Clean up before and after fair Volunteers

Change War Wagon Recycling Collection

Anything Goes Team; Friday thru Sunday, 5pm to 6pm

Variety Show Act Performance: Saturday late afternoon


Business Sponsors needed for fair! Do you know of any business owner that would like to sponsor a business award at County Fair? Let Dorothy know!


County Fair Entry Forms are located on www.ozaukeecountyfair.com

There is also information in the Harbinger to guide you through enrollment process.

All entries must be submitted on-line by July 1! The link will also be provided below.


Please be ready to nominate the Mr. & Miss Representatives from our club at our May meeting! We have so many great older youth that would do a wonderful in the running!


Breakfast on the Farm will be held onSaturday, June 25 at Roden Echo Valley Farm,

Hwy Y, Newburg. For more information, access will be in a link below.


Just a quick Record Book Reminder: you should be working on this now to make it easier in August. All books are due at our August 22th meeting.


Flag Day 2016 is Saturday, June 12, the Program at 11:30am Parade starts 1:30pm Downtown Waubeka. Check it out!! Flags at the school house are beautiful!!!

Spencer Knier will be in the parade! He will be looking for volunteers to hand out string cheese, so please contact him if you are interested.


Ozaukee County Fairest of Fair, Junior Fairest of Fair & Future Fairest of Fair

Entries are due in June. A link is provided below!


For the Wisconsin State Fair, we need a Volunteer to work in the Activity Stations or do a Demonstration. Go to http:wistatefair.com/competitions/youth-exhibits/ to enter. Entries are due June 1. This information was also e-mailed to all members 12 years and older



The June General Meeting will be held on Monday, June 20 at 6:15pm

Location: Jaffke Home

Bonfire and Outside Games! We will plan the games at the May meeting.

Refreshment Committee: volunteers to purchase hot dogs and some mores for the bon fire, our club will reimburse you.

Stick Committee will be decided at the May meeting.

Jaffke Home: 720 Ulao Parkway S, Grafton, WI


July General Meeting is on Monday, July 11 Bowling at Circle B. We are in need of a volunteer to set up with Circle B. Sign up at the meeting.


The Treasurers of Oz. Event is on Saturday, June 18. Participants will visit seven natural “treasures” sites in Ozaukee County. Meet fascinating scientists and naturalists at each site. A family-friendly- free event!! Download your passport at http://treasuresofoz.org.


The Ozaukee County Leaders Association Meeting is on Thursday, May 19, 7:30pm Ozaukee Cty Fairgrounds.

Parents: Come and see what it takes to make 4-H work!!!

So many things you can get involved in as well as very rewarding work working with our youth!!!


Haunt Planning & Jamboree News -There is a planning meeting on the First Tuesday of each month, 6:15pm Pavilion-North.

Dates of Haunt are October 14,15,21,22,28,29 and the Jamboree : Sunday, October 16.

In regards to E-mail Records, please be sure to notify Dorothy of any changes in your e-mail address. Also to receive countywide e-mails update s should be made on 4HOnline.


The Clothing Revue will be held on Tuesday, June 7 at the Cedarburg Fairgrounds Ozaukee Pavilion 6 pm . Get your Entry Form in!

The Exploring meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 10 from 6-7:30pm at theOzaukee fairgrounds – North Pavilion.

Cloverbud & Exploring Breadbaking is on Sunday, May 15 from1:30pm to 3:30pm at Dorothy’s Home.

There will be a Dairy Day at Paulus Farm on Saturday, May 14 9:45am to 2:30pm!