Wayne County 4-H

News and Notes

Season's Greetings!

Happy Holidays from the 4-H Team to you and your family. We appreciate all that you do throughout the year to help make our 4-H and Jr. Fair programs possible. We hope you enjoy a safe and relaxing holiday season with your family and friends. Best wishes for a Happy New Year!

-Doug, Lisa, Nicole, and Stephen

The 2018 Wayne County 4-H Calendar of Events is now available on the Extension Office website. Feel free to download a copy and mark important dates on your personal calendar.

Please note all dates are subject to change. Please visit wayne.osu.edu/events for the latest updates as well as event & meeting times and locations. In the event of inclement weather listen to WQKT 104.5 FM, call the Extension Office at 330-264-8722 and/or check the wayne.osu.edu website for cancellation notices.

Beef Project Rules Updated for 2018

Please read over the Beef project letter that was mailed out December 5th to all youth enrolled in a Beef Project in 2017 and share this letter with anyone you know that is planning to take a Beef project in 2018. The letter contains important information about Weigh-In / Tag-In and updates to the Beef Department rules for 2018.

Reminder About Volunteer Background Checks

If you are one of the volunteers that received a letter earlier this Fall about renewing your background check - this must be completed by the end of the year (December 31st). Call the Extension Office if you have questions!

Junior Leaders to Tour Grosjean's Agricultural Museum

The next Junior Leaders meeting will take place on Monday January 8, 2018 at Ron Grosjean's farm and agricultural museum near Wooster. During the meeting Junior Leaders will get to tour the museum and learn from Ron about his amazing collection of farm equipment, tools, and other agricultural historical artifacts and memorabilia. The meeting will take place at 7 pm. Ron's farm and museum are located on State Route 3 south of Wooster just past the Triway Drive Thru.