Want to join 4-H - Click on the folloaing link for the club brochure:   4-H Is For You! Licking County 4-H Clubs Brochure (updated 3-1-19) - In this brochure you will find a listing of 4-H clubs in Licking County--where they are, what projects they offer and how to get in touch with them. Members can begin their online enrollment process on October 1 and must enroll finish their online by April 1 of each year.

4-H Online Website - https://www.4honline.com - Enrollments will close for 2019 on April 1, 2019!

*****Please check this calendar regularly, as it will be updated often.  Click on the following link for the most current information: 

2019 Licking County 4-H Calendar  -  updated 3-5-19

Remember to check the Special Events and Opportunities & Scholarship pages frequently for new postings for Scholarships and more...

Start the year off by keeping track of you 4-H Career that will make it easier when you are applying for awards and scholarships:

  • Create a Winning Achievement Record - Use this PowerPoint presentation to assist you in completing your Ohio 4-H Achievement Record. Lots of good ideas!

  • My 4-H Career Record Book - Keep this book in a safe place and add to it each year. This will provide you with a thorough record of your 4-H career and will make applying for awards and scholarships easy

  • Member Record Form - Use this form to maintain a record of your 4-H activities, projects, awards and honors. It will come in handy when you become eligible to apply for county and state achievement awards, scholarships, camps and conferences through the Ohio 4-H Achievement Record.

 

May 17, 2019:

2019 4-H Project Judging Workshop - Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 10:00am - Licking County Extension Office: Want to know what to expect for project judging? Need to know what to bring? Have questions about your project? You are invited to attend the 4-H Project Judging Workshop, led by the Licking County 4-H Food and Fashion Board. Participants will learn general judging guidelines, tips and expectations, along with specific information on clothing, foods, and special interest project judging.

 

May 16, 2019:

Updated Dressage Information -

LC Horse & Pony Council 2019 Supplement (Updated May 2019) - This supplement should be attached to the Current 2019 4-H Circular #179 “Uniform rules for 4-H Horse Shows” which including the following changes, shall constitute the rules under which all Licking County 4-H Horse Shows shall be conducted in Licking County.

2019 PAS Patterns

 

May 2, 2019:

2019 Photo ID Badges - Who needs to have a picture taken this year?

  • All new exhibitors and advisors

  • All 2019 exhibitors and advisors with last names beginning with A thru M (odd years)

  • Who does not need a new picture taken this year?  If your last name begins with N thru Z (even years) and you had a 2018 ID Photo Badge.  A new badge will be issued with last year's photo. 

  • Everyone will receive a new ID Badge for 2019.

  • Advisor badges will be issued from the Senior Fair office and Exhibitor badges will be issued from either the Junior Fair Board Office or Ramsey 4-H Center. All badges issued in a prior year cannot be used for admission to the fair and will be confiscated if presented.

  • A full list of dates to have your photo take can be found here.

 

April 27, 2019:

2019 Licking County 4-H English Division Horse Show - Sunday, June 16, 2019 (show bill updated 4.27.19)

2019 Licking County 4-H Western Division Horse Show - Saturday, June 15, 2019 (show bill updated 4.27.19)

2019 Licking County 4-H Contest Division Horse Show - Friday, June 14, 2019 (show bill updated 4.27.19)

2019 Licking County 4-H Horse Show Entry Tab Form

 

April 22, 2019:

2019 Fairbooth Theme: "4-H Inspires Kids to Do."

 

April 18, 2019:

2019 4-H Project Workshop: Intro to Food & Clothing Projects - Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 10am to noon - Licking County Extension Office: The Licking County 4-H Food & Fashion Board will be hosting workshops designed for beginning project members who are taking food or clothing projects for the first or second time. Both sessions will run simultaneously, so member will need to pick one workshop or the other. They will not be able to attend both. A parent or the project helper is required to attend to learn along with the 4-H member. Members should bring their project book with them, but are also encouraged to bring other items they may wish to get help with (maybe they have a sewing machine they need to know how to thread or have questions on a recipe for their foods project). Please RSVP by Monday, April 29th at 740.670.5315.

 

April 12, 2019:

Registration information for Licking County 4-H Members: Licking County 4-H members will be registerting for 4-H Camp through www.4honline.com. Session descriptions and a list to fill out that will help you with the online registration can be found here. Instructions on how to register for the event through 4hOnline can be found here.

Registration information for non-Licking County 4-H Members: Members who are not enrolled in Licking County 4-H are unable to register through 4hOnline. These participants must fill out the paper form found here and turn it into the Licking County Extension Office at 771 E. Main St., Suite 103, Newark, OH 43055 with payment.

Licking County 4-H Summer Camp Financial Aid Scholarship Form. Camp scholarships are only available to participants enrolled in Licking County 4-H. This form should be turned in with the confirmation page from the online registration no later than May 17, 2019 at 4:30pm.

Cloverbud Day Camp Registration due May 17, 2019 to the Licking County Extension Office at 771 E. Main St., Suite 103, Newark, OH 43055 with payment (cash or check only).

Goat Scrapie ID Flyer - 2019 information on the national update.

Sheep Scrapie ID Flyer - 2019 information on the national update.

 

March 28, 2019:

For Club Advisors: How to Run Your Club's Roster - Shortened version of the help sheet that will show you how to run your club's roster (both full roster and simplified project report)

 

March 19, 2019:

Horse Permission to Participate and Code of Conduct Form - UPDATED to include Code of Conduct - Both forms need to be signed and returned to the Extension office by April 1 with member enrollment forms. All members taking horse projects, including Horseless Horse (#173), and their guardians are required to sign and return these forms. Cloverbuds in horse clubs are not required to submit these forms.

 

March 14, 2019:

Licking County 4-H Officer Training School and Family Orientation April 23, 2019 - 6:30pm - Heath High School.  The 4-H Officer Training School will assist in preparing club officers to fulfill their responsibilities as club officers through providing instruction and helpful resource materials. Officers will have an opportunity to actively participate in sessions and ask any questions that they may have about their roles and responsibilities.  The 4-H Family Orientation will be beneficial for those 4-H parents who wish to learn more about opportunities available through the 4-H program and how they as parents can effectively support their children as they enjoy all that 4-H has to offer.

 

March 12, 2019:

2019 Licking County Horse & Pony Council Collegiate Scholarship - UPDATED 3.12.19 - Application must be postmarked by no later than Friday, May 24, 2019 and mailed to Licking County 4-H Horse & Pony Council Scholarship, c/o Licking County Extension Office, 771 E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH  43055.

 

March 8, 2019:

Granville Milling Co. Showring Excellence Seminar - April 13, 2019 - The Hartford Fairgrounds - Registration 8:00-9:00 am - Seminar begins at 9:00 am - Please RSVP at 740-587-0221 or at www.granvillemilling.net.

Ohio State Fair Representative - (Licking County 4-H PAS form) - Due with Horse ID paper. (Updated to include second page.)

Horse Royalty Additional Resources (made available during the March 4th Informational Meeting).

Market Lamb & Breeding Sheep Show - Saturday, June 8, 2019 - Hartford Fairgrounds, Croton, OH

1st Annual Licking County Market Lamb Sale - Saturday, April 6, 2019 - The Hartford Fairgrounds, Croton, Ohio.

2019 Mini Camp - May 10-11, 2019 - Registration and payment due Friday, April 26, 2019 to the Licking County Extension Office, 771 E. Main St, Suite 103, Newark, OH 43055

2019 Hartford Jr. Fair Meat Chicken Order Form - Due Friday, May 3, 2019.  Mail order form with payment to:  OSU Extension - Licking County Office, 771 E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH  43055

2019 Hartford Jr. Fair Meat Duck Pool Order Form -  Due Friday, May 3, 2019.  Mail order form with payment to:  OSU Extension - Licking County Office, 771, E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH  43055.

 

March 1, 2019:

2019 Hartford Junior Fair Livestock/Animal Requirement Summary - Updated 2-25-19 - Exhibitor information regarding exhibit limits, dates of possession, pre-fair weigh-in/tagging dates, clinics, entry deadline, and various animal and health requirements.

Ohio State Fair Livestock Requirements Brochure - information on the general requirements and guidelines for showing livestock at the Ohio State Fair in JUNIOR classes.

2019 Licking County Youth Rabbit and Poultry Fun Show - Saturday, April 27, 2019 - Newton Twp. Volunteer Fire Department, St. Louisville, OH

2019 Youth Poultry Clinic - Saturday, April 13, 2019 - OSU/OARDC, Wooster, OH

2019 Hartford Fair Hog ID form - Due May 15, 2019 to the Hartford Fair.

2019 Bred and Raised Market Rabbit ID Form - Rule and regulations for the bred and raised class at the Hartford Fair. ID form must be returned to the fairgrounds with signatures by May 4, 2019.

 

February 22, 2019:

2019 Hartford Fair Youth Scholarship - Due March 11, 2019 to The Hartford Fair, 14028 Fairgrounds Rd NW, Croton, Ohio 43013

 

February 21, 2019:

2019 Hartford Junior Fair Livestock/Animal Requirement Summary - Updated 2.21.19 - Exhibitor information regarding exhibit limits, dates of possession, pre-fair weigh-in/tagging dates, clinics, entry deadline, and various animal and health requirements.

 

February 14, 2019:

Licking County Horse & Pony Council "Spring Fling" - Sunday, April 14, 2019 - 4:00-6:00pm - The Grove by the River

Licking County 4-H Horse and Pony Council Fall Banquet: September 22, 2019 at 4:00pm - The Grove by the River

Horse Permission to Participate and Code of Conduct Form - Both forms need to be signed and returned to the Extension office by April 1 with member enrollment forms. All members taking horse projects, including Horseless Horse (#173), and their guardians are required to sign and return these forms. Cloverbuds in horse clubs are not required to submit these forms.

Dog Permission to Participate - All members taking dog projects and their parent/guardians are required to sign and return both of these forms. Cloverbuds in dog clubs are not required to submit these forms. Must be submitted with to your Club Advisor prior to April 1st or brought to the Extension Office by April 1st.

 

February 13, 2019:

Licking County Poultry Royalty Contest Application - Entry Deadline: Monday, May 6, 2019.  Mail application to Joanna Reen, 9389 Hirst Road, Heath, OH  43056.  See application for contest information.

Licking County Rabbit Royalty Contest Application - Applications to be postmarked by Monday, April 29, 2019.  Mail applications to: Sonia Tilley, 10630 Baker Road, St. Louisville, OH  43071.

Ohio State Fair Scholarships - Please mail completed applications to Ohio State Fair Scholarship Committee, Agriculture Department, 717 East 17th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43211.Completed applications must be postmarked by April 15, 2019.

2019 Licking County 4-H Community Club Participation Fee Support Program Contract of Understanding for Club Advisors.

Ohio 4-H Youth Development International Program - Hosting is fun and easy! Click at left and discover what our exchange visitors love about Ohio!

 

February 4, 2019:

UPDATED: 2019 Licking County 4-H Camp Program Opportunities Brochure - we corrected a misprint on the dropoff day for summer camp, so please reference this updated brochure.

 

January 31, 2019:

2019 Ohio 4-H Project Books and Resources Advisor Order Forms: Two forms are available this year... Project books sorted Alphabetically by Title or sorted Numerically

2019 Summary of Ohio 4-H Publication Changes

2019 Licking County 4-H Project Requirements (this booklet covers all 4-H projects and contains the 2017 Clothing & Food Supplements, as well as judging dates and award definitions)

2019 Hartford Junior Fair Livestock/Animal Requirement Summary - Exhibitor information regarding exhibit limits, dates of possession, pre-fair weigh-in/tagging dates, clinics, entry deadline, and various animal and health requirements.

Licking County 4-H Horse & Pony Council Queen/King & Princess/Prince Royalty Rules & Application - Please refer to the application for list of dates and rules/requirements.

 

January 30, 2019:

General Preventive Health Recommendations for Animals Exhibiting at the Hartford Fair

2019 4-H / FFA Project Skillathon & Interview Judging Schedule

Licking County 4-H Horse Project Qualification for State Fair (Includes Qualifying Out of County & Non-Licking County Youth Requirements)

Licking County Goat King & Queen Contest Application - Entries due no later than Wednesday, May 1, 2019.  Mail entries to Lori Lee, 18355 Utica Road, Utica, OH  43080.

2019 Hartford Independent Fair Junior Fair Livestock/Equine Quality Assurance Guidelines

 

January 28, 2019:

Discover 4-H! - New and current members are encouraged to visit us during the Discover 4-H event on February 2, 2019 from 10:30am to Noon at Hopewell Hall on the OSUN/COTC campus. Visitors will be able to talk to advisors, look at project books and get their questions answered.

Licking County Canine King/Queen & Puppy Prince/Princess Contest Application - Entry Deadline: Friday, June 7, 2019. Entries MUST be mailed to: Deb Dunlap, 484 Courtney Drive, Newark, OH  43055. (No late entries accepted)

4-H / FFA Dairy Judging Contest - Saturday, March 9, 2019 - Hupp Dairy Farm: 15285 Fairgrounds Rd, Croton, OH - 10:00 am

2019 Hartford Independent Fair Junior Fair Livestock Sales Brochure

2019 Licking County Dog Vaccination Certificate - to be used for the Hartford Fair

2019 Dairy Foods Contest - Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 6:30pm at the Licking County Aging Program's Heritage Hall. The contest is open to all 4-H project members.

 

January 25, 2019:

Licking County 4-H Shooting Sports Ambassador Application Entry Deadline:  Wednesday, May 4, 2019 - Mail completed entry to:  LCSS Ambassador, c/o Jennifer Imbody, 12893 Rocky Fork Road, St. Louisville, OH  43071

A Parent's Guide to Licking County 4-H - This helpful booklet gives you an overview of club meetings & expectations, projects, project judging, costs, and the fair. Updated with 2019 dates!

2019 Cloverbud Pledge, Demonstrations Contests and Health & Safety Speaking Contests Entry Form - Entry Due Friday, May 31, 2019

 

January 23, 2019:

Ohio State Fair 4-H Rabbit Quiz Bowl Contest Informational Meeting - Thursday, January 31, 2019 - Licking County Extension Office Conference Room, 771 E. Main Street,Newark, OH.

Horseless Horse Mentorship - Members taking the Horseless Horse Mentorship project, their mentors, and horse owners will need to complete this Contract of Understanding. Updated for 2019.

2019 Guidelines to the 4-H Rabbit Projects - These guidelines offer a description of the purpose of each rabbit project and also list the fair tattoo/registration days.

Honor Club Application - Due September 1 of each year. Clubs earning Honor Club status will be recognized at the Fall Recognition Event. This form can also be found in your Club Resource Book.

2019 Licking County 4-H Camp Program Opportunities Brochure 

2019 OSU Animal Sciences Youth Calendar of Events

 

January 17, 2019:

4-H Is For You! Licking County 4-H Clubs Brochure - updated listing of Licking County 4-H Clubs.

Hartford Fair Lamb Pool - Registration form must be returned to the address listed on the application by Sunday, April 7, 2019.

Licking County Lamb Royalty Application - Applications Due:  Monday, March 18, 2019. to: Licking County Lamb Royalty Contest, OSU Extension - Licking County, 771 E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH 43055.

Licking County Lamb Banquet - Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 6:30pm at Licking Valley Church of Christ.

 

January 16, 2019:

Licking County Farm Bureau's Farmers Share Breakfast - March 2, 2019 from 8:00-10:00am at C-TEC in Newark. All proceeds will go to support scholarships for our Licking County 4-H Summer Camp. There will also be a 1/64 Scale Farm Display Contest for all ages. Sponsorship opportunities available.

OSU Junior Swine Day - Saturday, March 30, 2019 - OSU Columbus or OSU ATI Wooster - click her for detailed brochure

2019 Licking County Horse & Pony Council Collegiate Scholarship - Application must be postmarked by no later than Friday, May 24, 2019 and mailed to Licking County 4-H Horse & Pony Council Scholarship, c/o Licking County Extension Office, 771 E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH  43055.

2019 Licking County 4-H Contest Division Horse Show - Friday, June 14, 2019 - Click here for detailed flyer and registration information

2019 Licking County 4-H Western Division Horse Show - Saturday, June 15, 2019 - Click here for detailed flyer and registration information

2019 Licking County 4-H English Division Horse Show - Sunday, June 16, 2019 - Click here for detailed flyer and registration information

Licking County 4-H Horse Clinic - Show N' Tell - Saturday, April 27, 2019, 9:00 am Start Time - Grubb Arena, Hartford Fairgrounds

Ohio State Fair Representative - (Licking County 4-H PAS form) - Due with Horse ID paper.

LC Horse & Pony Council 2019 Supplement - This supplement should be attached to the Current 2019 4-H Circular #179 “Uniform rules for 4-H Horse Shows” which including the following changes, shall constitute the rules under which all Licking County 4-H Horse Shows shall be conducted in Licking County.

Licking County Horse ID Form - ID papers with photo ID are due by April 26th

Licking County 4-H Horse Show Category Confirmation - Must be turned in by April 26th along with Horse ID form

The Beeson Award - "Outstanding 4-H Horse Member" Application and Guidelines

Horse Project Completion Guidelines - This listing breaks down each project into the number of years it can be taken and the pages in each book that are to be taken each year.

2019 Licking County 4-H Horse Project Dates and Deadlines

Ohio State Fair Junior Horse Show schedule and other information

 

January 10, 2019:

2019 Hartford Junior Fair Turkey Pool Order Form - Due March 1, 2019.  Mail order form with payment to: OSU Extension - Licking County Office, 771 E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH  43055

Licking County Cattlemen's Association Queen & Princess of Beef Contest - Return entry by February 1 to:  LCCA, c/o OSU Extension - Licking County Office, 771 E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH  43055.

Licking County Dairy Princess Contest - Applications due by Monday, March 4, 2019.  Mail application to: Leanne Rex, 959 Newark Granville Road, Granville, OH  43023

Licking County Dairy Feeder Princess Application - Applications due by Monday, March 4, 2019.  Mail application to: Leanne Rex, 959 Newark Granville Road, Granville, OH  43023.

Licking County Family & Consumer Sciences Queen/Princess Contest Application - Applications due by May 1, 2019.  All entries should be submitted to: OSU Extension - Licking County Office, 771 E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH  43055.

Licking County Pork Industry Queen / Princess Contest Application and Guidelines - Entry Deadline: Friday, April 17, 2019.  Mail entry to:  Kelsey McLaughlin, 5691 Sunnyside Road, Granville, OH  43023

 

November 13, 2018:

The 2019 Camp Counselor Application is now available for teens who wish to apply to be a camp counselor for the 2019 season. New applicants must also schedule an interview by calling our office at 740-670-5315. Applications are due to the Extension Office by 4:30pm on Friday, December 14, 2018.

 

September 20, 2018:

2019 Hartford Independent Fair Junior Fair Board Member Application Packet  -  Return Application by Thursday, November 15, 2018 to OSU Extension - Licking County Office, c/o Licking County 4-H Youth Development Educator, Lisa McCutcheon.

 

September 14, 2018:

SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY for 4-H MEMBERS AGE 9-12!  State 4-H Junior Shooting Sports Camp - June 28-30, 2019  -  The Licking County 4-H Committee will be choosing two 4-H members, who will be between the ages of nine and twelve as of January 1st, 2019, to participate in State 4-H Junior Shooting Sports Camp. State 4-H Junior Shooting Sports Camp is a residential camp, and will be held at Canter’s Cave 4-H Camp in Jackson, Ohio.  Click here for Jr. Shooting Sports Camp Description and Application

 

September 11, 2018:

Achievement Awards Informational Meeting to be held on Wednesday, September 19th, at the OSU Extension Office starting a 6:00 pm - Click here for a detailed flyer

2019 Achievement Award Letter / Award Packet / Forms A & B (Forms A & B to be inserted as pages 2 & 3 of Award Packet when turned in)  - Word doc

2019 AchievementAward Form Packet - PDF format

2019 4-H Committee Scholarship Application Packet - Word doc

2019 4-H Committee Scholarship Application Packet - PDF format

2019 4-H Teen Member Interest Inventory Form - Do you have an interest in becoming a 4-H Camp Counselor or joining the Junior Fair Board, Food & Fashion Board or being a 4-H CARTEENS Facilitator - Returning this form to the OSU Extension Office is a great way to insure that you don't miss out on upcoming leadership opportunities.
2019 Licking County 4-H Tractor Club Meetings - Club meetings begin on October 1, 2018...Click here for informational handout

Do you know a youth that is interested in winning a starter flock of sheep? OHIO CHEVIOT BREEDERS STARTER FLOCK AWARD - The Ohio Cheviot Breeders Association (OCBA) is seeking applicants for the Jim Cluff Memorial Starter Flock Award. The OCBA started the contest in 1994 to award a Cheviot starter flock to an Ohio youth up to 17 years of age. The purpose of the award is to introduce the youth to the enjoyment of raising and owning a purebred Cheviot sheep, as well as encouraging the growth of new Cheviot breeders in Ohio. The contest winner will receive the following: a one-year membership in the OCBA, one bred ewe the first year, one ram the second year and in the third year the youth will donate a lamb to continue the award. The application deadline is September 30th. For an application and contest rules please contact Bob Hunter at (614)483-3202 or at rpkjhunter@msn.com.

 

Setpember 5, 2018:

  • 30 Days of Doing is a chance for kids to do with purpose through hands-on learning. You can win a $10,000 scholarship and $10K for Ohio 4-H when you submit a photo that shows how your child inspires themselves or others to do with purpose for themselves, their family, their community, their country or the world. Visit www.4-H.org/inspirekidstodo to before September 30th.
  • Calling all do’ers! National 4-H Council is looking for 4-H youth of all ages who have ideas (original or adapted from other sources) for fun, educational and/or service-oriented hands-on activities to be featured in Council’s brand campaign later this fall. Do you have a step-by-step guide for growing a bean in a bottle to teach kids about agriculture? Or instructions for organizing a trash pickup day in your community? Or a favorite healthy recipe you make for friends and family? We’d love to hear those ideas, and have the opportunity to feature the great ideas, kids and 4-H clubs bringing them to life. Submit your ideas today!
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September 4, 2018:

Ohio 4-H Health Heroes - The Ohio 4-H Health Heroes Program is looking for 4-H youth who have a passion for health and who wish to share their knowledge and experiences with other members. The Ohio 4-H Healthy Living program provides youth with the opportunity to represent 4-H and promote healthy living in their communities. 4-H Health Heroes promote healthy eating, encourage people to engage in physical activities, and promote positive community change. Additionally, 4-H Health Heroes help Ohio 4-H accomplish the goals of the National 4-H Healthy Living Mission Mandate, which encourages youth and families to gain optimal physical, social, and emotional well-being. The Health Heroes Program is open to all youth in grades 7-12. Youth in grades 9-12 have the option to take on additional responsibilities and serve at the state level.  Applications are due September 15th. Youth must attend one of the regional trainings held throughout the stateFor more information and to find the application, please visit: https://ohio4h.org/healthheroes

 

August 31, 2018:

2018 Ohio 4-H Achievement Form Workshops  -  This year, the Ohio 4-H Teen Leadership Council will be hosting TWO achievement form workshops.  Achievement forms can be filled out by older youth. These form encapsulate information on the youth’s 4-H career and are used to select members for state awards, trips and scholarships. The first workshop is designed for those new to achievement records and the second is for those who have completed achievement records in the past but would like help to spruce up their forms.  More In-Depth Session-Ideal for 2+ year completion of the form (or those who have worked quite a bit on their form for the first year).  It will offer work stations and coaches available to help attendees with already started or completed achievement forms.

 

August 30, 2018:

Want to join the Licking County 4-H Food and Fashion Board - click here for the 2019 Licking County 4-H Food and Fashion Board Application Packet - Do you enjoy taking food and/or clothing projects? Do you want to share your knowledge and gain leadership skills? Do you want to meet new people and make new friends? If so, we would encourage you to apply for the Licking County 4-H Food & Fashion Board. The Food & Fashion Board is open to members ages 14 as of January 1, 2019. Members must have completed a food or clothing project in 2018 and plan to complete a food or clothing project in 2019 to be eligible for the board.  Applications are due to the Licking County Extension Office by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, September 21, 2018. 

 

August 28,2018:

2019 Hartford Fair Steer Pool - If you are interested in participating in the 2019 Hartford Fair Steer Pool, there is an informational meeting that will be held on Monday, September 17, 2018 at New Covenant Community Church in Johnstown. Please find more information below as well as at: http://steerpool.com/

2019 Steer Pool flyer can be found at: http://steerpool.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/2019-Hartford-Fair-Steer-Pool-flyer.pdf

 

July 24,2018:

Remember to check the Special Events and Opportunities page frequently for new postings...

4-H Club Advisor Application Packets are due by February 1, 2019.  (If you are planning to start a new club we would appreciate it if you could return your advisor packet to our office no later than December 15, 2018.)

 

July 20, 2018:

2018 Licking County Special Interest Project Judging Awards Results - Results from Achievement Day Judging

2018 Licking County Foods & Nutrition Judging Awards Results - Results from Achievement Day Judging

2018 Licking County 4-H Clothing Awards Results with Special Awards - Results from Achievement Day Judging and Style Show

2018 Licking County 4-H Golf Outing - September 15, 2018 - Tee off at 8:00 a.m. - The Links at Echo Springs Golf Club, 5940 Loudon Street, N.W. Johnstown, OH 43013 - Registration deadline (pre-paid) is September 8, 2018 - Hole Sponsorships $50 per hole / Corporate Sponsorships $500 (includes 4-person Team and Ribeye Steak Dinner) - Click here for flyer and registration information

June 27, 2018:

Licking County Rabbit & Poultry Committee Newsletters: July 2018

June 26, 2018:

Achievement Day Schedule for July 10th & 11th

Ohio 4-H Teen Leadership Council Applications for 2018-2019 year are now available - Click here for detailed information and application.

Goat Resources

June 14, 2018:

2018 Hartford Fair King and Queen Contest - Entry Deadline: Saturday, June 23, 2018 at: The Hartford Fair, 14028 Fairgrounds Road, Croton, OH 43013. No late entries will be accepted.

June 11, 2018:

2018 PAS Licking County 4-H Horse Show Information

June 7, 2018:

Licking County Rabbit & Poultry Committee Newsletters: June 2018 / May 2018 / April 2018 / March 2018

The newest edition of the Ohio 4-H Cloverbud Connections Newsletter is now posted to the website: www.go.osu.edu/cbc  Click on the following link to past newsletters:  Cloverbud Connections  Don’t forget about our Click it, Print it, Do it! webpage where you can find over 30 different activities that are ready to go for your next Cloverbud meeting

May 30, 2018:

Licking County Cook-Off - Monday, August 6th, 2018 - 4:00 pm, Hartford Fairgrounds, Jay N. Baird Arena  -  Lamb Tasting to follow the judging  Click here for full guidelines and how to enter

2018 Shepherds Lead Contest  -  Tuesday, August, 7th (to be held following the Pee Wee Shepherds Lead)  -  Click here for detailed guidelines and entry form

Licking County 4-H Horse and Pony Council Fall Banquet

May 18, 2018:

2018 Licking County 4-H Calendar  -  updated 5-18-18

2018 Cloverbud Pledge, Demonstrations Contests and Health & Safety Speaking Contests Entry Form - Entry Due Friday, June 1, 2018 - Updated May 18, 2018

May 16, 2018:

2018 Licking County Horse & Pony Council Collegiate Scholarship - Application must be postmarked by no later than Friday, May 25th, 2018 and mailed to Licking County 4-H Horse & Pony Council Scholarship, c/o Licking County Extension Office, 771 E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH  43055.

May 11, 2018:

2018 Licking County 4-H Horse Show Entry Tab Form

April 25, 2018:

2018 4-H Fair Booth Theme: "4-H: Connecting Youth to __________"   (Your club gets to fill in the blank for whatever you think 4-H is connecting youth to.)

April 19, 2018:

4-H Summer Camp Brochure & Registration Form - June 14-18, 2018 

Licking County 4-H Summer Camp Financial Aid Scholarship Form

Cloverbud Day Camp Registration Flyer - June 16, 2018

 Mini Camp Registration Flyer/Registration Form - May 11-12, 2018

April 17, 2018:

Licking County Family & Consumer Sciences Queen/Princess Contest Application - Applications due by May 1, 2018.  All entries should be submitted to: OSU Extension - Licking County Office, 771 E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH  43055.

Licking County Rabbit & Poultry Committee Newsletters:  April 2018 / March 2018

April 16, 2018:

The newest edition of the Ohio 4-H Cloverbud Connections Newsletter is now posted to the website: www.go.osu.edu/cbc

April 11, 2018:

4-H Invitation to National Pygmy Goat Show -  June 15-17, 2018 at the Wayne County Fairgrounds in Wooster, Ohio.   Click here for more information. 

New information added to the Special Events & Opportunities webpage - so remember to check it out: https://licking.osu.edu/program-areas/4-h-youth-development/special-events-and-opportunities

April 6 2018:

Licking County 4-H Shooting Sports Ambassador Application Entry Deadline:  Wednesday, May 5, 2018 - Mail completed entry to:  LCSS Ambassador, c/o Jennifer Imbody, 12893 Rocky Fork Road, St. Louisville, OH  43071.

April 3, 2018:

2018 Photo ID Badges - Who needs to have a picture taken this year?

  • All new exhibitors and advisors

  • All 2018 exhibitors and advisors with last names beginning with N thru Z (odd years)

  • Who does not need a new picture taken this year?  If your last name begins with A thru M (even years) and you had a 2017 ID Photo Badge.  A new badge will be issued with last year's photo. 

  • Everyone will receive a new ID Badge for 2018.

  • Advisor badges will be issued from the Senior Fair office and Exhibitor badges will be issued from either the Junior Fair Board Office or Ramsey 4-H Center. All badges issued in a prior year cannot be used for admission to the fair and will be confiscated if presented.

  • Click here for the informational flyer with the dates and times for photo sessions

March 28, 2018:

Licking County 4-H Officer Training School and Family Orientation will be held Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - Click here for flyer. 

March 20, 2018:

Click here for the 2018 Licking County 4-H Horse & Pony Council Youth Horse Show Packet with cover page

March 16, 2018:

Ohio State Fair 4-H Rabbit Quiz Bowl Contest Informational Meeting - Friday, April 13, 2018 - Licking County Extension Office Conference Room, 771 E. Main Street,Newark, OH.  Click here for more information

March 12, 2018:

Ohio State Fair Scholarships - Please mail completed applications, along with a photo to Ohio State Fair Scholarship Committee, Agriculture Department, 717 East 17th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43211.Completed applications must be postmarked by April 1, 2018.

Remember to check out the State Livestock Calendar of Events page for more programs that you can attend and state fair information:  https://ohio4h.org/statewide-programs/animal-sciences/livestock/livestoc...

March 7 2018:

Licking County Dairy Feeder Princess Application - Applications due by Saturday, March 10, 2018.  Mail application to: Leanne Rex, 959 Newark Granville Road, Granville, OH  43023.

Licking County Dairy Princess Contest - Return entry by Friday, March 9, 2018 to: Licking County Dairy Princess Application, OSU Extension- Licking County, 771 East Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH 43055.

March 5,2018:

2018 Hartford Jr. Fair Meat Chicken Order Form - Due Friday, May 4, 2018.  Mail order form with payment to:  OSU Extension - Licking County Office, 771 E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH  43055

2018 Hartford Jr. Fair Meat Duck Pool Order FormDue Friday, May 4, 2018.  Mail order form with payment to:  OSU Extension - Licking County Office, 771, E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH  43055.

March 2, 2018:

Magic Gathering Fundraiser Tournament - Licking County 4-H - Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center, 2201 Fred Taylor Dr, Columbus, OH 43210 (OSU main campus). Do not mail entries to site, see online registration info below. One player per entry form. Valid card decks: Ixalan, Hour of Devastation, Amonkhet, Aether Revolt, and Kaladesh. Click here for detailed flyer -  Click here for Online Registration info - Link to online registration: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07ef53725id3a422db

Minimizing Influenza Transmission during Exhibitions - Checklist for Protecting Guests, Exhibitors, an Pigs - New 2018

Measures to Minimize Influenza Transmission at Swine Exhibitions, 2018 (New)

February 22, 2018:

Licking County Lamb Royalty Application - Applications Due:  Monday, March 19, 2018. to: Licking County Lamb Royalty Contest, OSU Extension - Licking County, 771 E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH 43055.

2018 4-H / FFA Project Skillathon & Interview Judging Schedule - Updated 2-22-2018

February 20, 2018:

Granville Milling Co. Showring Excellence Seminar - April 14, 2018 - The Hartford Fairgrounds - Registration 8:00-9:00 am - Seminar begins at 9:00 am - Click here for detailed flyer

February 15, 2018:

2018 Licking County 4-H Calendar  -  updated 2-12-18

2018 Licking County 4-H Horse Project Dates and Deadlines - Updated

2018 Guidelines to the 4-H Rabbit Projects - These guidelines offer a description of the purpose of each rabbit project and also list the fair tattoo/registration days.

2018 Youth Poultry Clinic - Saturday, March 24 - Fisher Auditorium - OSU/OARDC, Wooster, OH - Click here for detailed flyer with registration information

Licking County 4-H Horse Clinic - Show N' Tell - Saturday 28, 2018, 9:00 am Start Time - Grubb Arena, Hartford Fairgrounds - Click here for detailed flyer with registration form.

Hartford Fair Lamb Pool - Registration form must be returned to the address listed on the application by Sunday, April 8, 2018, or turned in on April 8th at Licking County Lamb Pool informational meeting at 3:00 pm to be held at 5091 Mulberry Road, Newark, OH  43056.

Goat Workshops Offered by Local 4-H Club - The Goats-R-Us 4-H Club will hold goat project workshops on both June 14th and July 12th for any youth exhibitor planning to participate in the Hartford Fair.

2018 Photo ID Badges - Who needs to have a picture taken this year?

  • All new exhibitors and advisors

  • All 2018 exhibitors and advisors with last names beginning with N thru Z (odd years)

  • Who does not need a new picture taken this year?  If your last name begins with A thru M (even years) and you had a 2017 ID Photo Badge.  A new badge will be issued with last year's photo. 

  • Everyone will receive a new ID Badge for 2018.

  • Advisor badges will be issued from the Senior Fair office and Exhibitor badges will be issued from either the Junior Fair Board Office or Ramsey 4-H Center. All badges issued in a prior year cannot be used for admission to the fair and will be confiscated if presented.

  • Click here for the informational flyer with the dates and times for photo sessions - will be linked when available in 2018

February 14, 2018:

Licking County 4-H Food and Fashion Board - Need help with a food or fashion project?  Food and Fashion Board members are available to come to your club to answer questions.

Licking County Pork Industry Queen / Princess Contest Application and Guidelines - Entry Deadline: Friday, April 18, 2018.  Mail entry to:  Kelsey McLaughlin, 5691 Sunnyside Road, Granville, OH  43023

Horse Training Project Class-Specific to Licking County - New 2018

Licking County 4-H Horse & Pony Council Queen/King & Princess/Prince Royalty Rules & Application - click here to see application for detailed info on how to apply  -  Click on the following link for more information:  Licking County 4-H Horse & Pony Council Introduction to the Competition / Meet & Greet Flyer

February 9, 2018:

2018 Licking County 4-H Camp Program Opportunities Brochure

4-H Dairy Foods Contest  Get ready, set and “mooving” on your dairy food recipes! The contest will be held on Wednesday, June 13th, 2018 at 6:30 pm at the Licking County Aging Building, Heritage Hall (old Miller’s Essenplatz Restaurant), 1058 E. Main St., Newark. Entries are open to all 4-H members in Licking County. Click here for a detailed brochure  Dairy Foods Contest sponsored by The Licking Co. Dairy Directors

Youth Welding Workshop  -  April 14, 2018 - 9 am to 4 pm, Agricultural Engineering Building, The Ohio State UniversityRegistration is limited to the first 20 participantsCost of the workshop is $90.00  Click here for detailed flyer with registration form

4-H / FFA Dairy Judging Contest - Saturday, March 10, 2018 - Shipley Dairy Farm, 9309 Reynolds Road, NE, Newark, OH - 10:00 am - Click here for detailed flyer

The Ohio Rabbit & Cavy Clinic - Saturday, March 24, 2018 - Champaign County Fairgrounds, Urbana, OH - Click here for detailed flyer

OSU Junior Swine Day - Saturday, March 24, 2018 - OSU Columbus or OSU ATI Wooster - click her for detailed brochure

Licking County Youth Rabbit and Poultry Fun Show - Saturday, April 7, 2018 - Newton Twp. Volunteer Fire Department, St. Louisville, OH - Click here for detailed flyer

Rabbit & Cavy Youth Fun Show - Saturday, May 12, 2018 - Champaign County Fairgrounds, Urbana, OH - Click here for detailed flyer

4-H / FFA Market Lamb & Breeding Sheep Workshop - Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm. Baird Arena, Hartford Fairgrounds, Croton, OH - Click here for detailed flyer

2018 Hartford Fair Lamb Pool Application Form – Due Sunday, April 8, 2018 with deposit per lamb made payable to the Licking County Sheep Improvement Committee and mailed to: Hartford Fair Lamb Pool, 931 Union Station Road, Granville, OH 43023.

2018 Hartford Fair Hog ID form - Due May 15, 2018 to the Hartford Independent Fair Office - click her for 2018 Hog ID Form

2018 Hartford Independent Fair Junior Fair Livestock Sales Brochure

2018 Hartford Junior Fair Livestock/Animal Requirement Summary - Exhibitor information regarding exhibit limits, dates of possession, pre-fair weigh-in/tagging dates, clinics, entry deadline, and various animal and health requirements.

2018 Hartford Independent Fair Junior Fair Livestock/Equine Quality Assurance Guidelines

2018 4-H / FFA Livestock Project Judging Interview Brochure

General Preventive Health Recommendations for Animals Exhibiting at the Hartford Fair

2018 Hartford Independent Fair Junior Fair Livestock Sales Brochure

2018 Licking County 4-H Project Requirements (this booklet covers all 4-H projects and contains the 2017 Clothing & Food Supplements, as well as judging dates and award definitions)

Licking County Canine King/Queen & Puppy Prince/Princess Contest Application - Entry Deadline: Friday, June 8, 2018. Entries MUST be mailed to: Deb Dunlap, 484 Courtney Drive, Newark, OH  43055. (No late entries accepted)

Licking County Poultry Royalty Contest Application - Entry Deadline: Monday, April 16, 2018.  Mail application to Joanna Reen, 9389 Hirst Road, Heath, OH  43056.  See application for contest information

Licking County Rabbit Royalty Contest Application - Applications to be postmarked by Monday, April 23, 2018.  Mail applications to: Sonia Tilley, 10630 Baker Road, St. Louisville, OH  43071.

Licking County Goat King & Queen Contest Application - Entries due no later than Sunday, April 22, 2018.  Mail entries to Lori Lee, 18355 Utica Road, Utica, OH  43080.

Licking County 4-H Officer Training School and Family Orientation will be held Wednesday, April 15, 2018 - Click here for flyer.

2018 Completion Requirements for New and Revised Projects only

2018 Licking County 4-H Project Requirements (this booklet covers all 4-H projects and contains the 2017 Clothing & Food Supplements, as well as judging dates and award definitions)

2018 Licking County Dog Vaccination Certificate - to be used for the Hartford Fair

2018 Permission to Participate in Ohio 4-H Dog Activities - Mandatory for all dog projects - to be filled out for all dog projects and returned each year with enrollments on April 1.

2018 Cloverbud Pledge, Demonstrations Contests and Health & Safety Speaking Contests Entry Form - Entry Due Friday, June 1, 2018

Communications Days Information

Health and Safety Team Talk/Skit Contest Information

Health and Safety Individual Public Speaking Contest Information

A Parent's Guide to Licking County 4-H - Updated with 2018 dates, this helpful booklet gives you an overview of club meetings & expectations, projects, project judging, costs and the fair.

Ohio State Fair Representative - (Licking County 4-H PAS form) - Due with Horse ID paper.

Licking County 4-H Horse Project Qualification for State Fair (Includes Qualifying Out of County & Non-Licking County Youth Requirements)

LC Horse & Pony Council 2018 Supplement - This supplement should be attached to the Current 2018 4-H Circular #179 “Uniform rules for 4-H Horse Shows” which including the following changes, shall constitute the rules under which all Licking County 4-H Horse Shows shall be conducted in Licking County.

Licking County Horse ID Form - ID papers with photo ID are due by April 27th

Licking County 4-H Horse Show Category Confirmation - Must be turned in by May 1st along with Horse ID form

Horse Permission to Participate and Code of Conduct Form - Both forms need to be signed and returned to the Extension office by April 1 with member enrollment forms. All members taking horse projects, including Horseless Horse (#173), and their guardians are required to sign and return these forms. Cloverbuds in horse clubs are not required to submit these forms.

The Beeson Award - "Outstanding 4-H Horse Member" Application and Guidelines

Horse Project Completion Guidelines - This listing breaks down each project into the number of years it can be taken and the pages in each book that are to be taken each year.

Licking County Horse & Pony Council "Spring Fling" - Sunday, April 22, 2018 - The Grove by the River - 3 pm - 6 pm - Click here for detailed flyer

2018 Licking County 4-H Contest Division Horse Show - Friday, June 15, 2018 - Click here for detailed flyer and registration information

2018 Licking County 4-H Western Division Horse Show - Saturday, June 16, 2018 - Click here for detailed flyer and registration information

2018 Licking County 4-H English Division Horse Show - Sunday, June 17, 2018 - Click here for detailed flyer and registration information

ADVISORS:  Remember to check out our 4-H Club Advisors webpage for new items linked on your page like so of the following forms:  Honor Club Application - Due September 1 of each year. Clubs earning Honor Club status will be recognized at the Fall Recognition Event. This form can also be found in your Club Resource Book.  -  Licking County 4-H Club Member Expectations - this is no longer available with the 4-H Online Enrollments consents page - If your club would still like to use this page for your members - print off and give to your families to fill out and return to you and as the Organizational Advisor please keep in your club documents - it is no longer required to hand in to the Extension Office.  -  2018 Summary of Ohio 4-H Publication Changes

Updated 1-23-17 -  4-H Goat Projects:  Choosing Your Goat Project when Exhibiting at the Hartford Fair & Enrolling in 4-H Online

Licking County Dairy Committee Educational Scholarship - Applications will be accepted beginning February 14th and deadline for applying is May 1, 2018. Please return to: OSU Extension - Licking County, Attn: Dairy Committee Scholarship, 771 E. Main Street, Newark, OH  43055.

January 16, 2018:

2017 Licking County 4-H Banquet Achievement Night Awards Recipients

January 9, 2018:

OSU Junior Swine Day - Saturday, March 24, 2018 - OSU Columbus or OSU ATI Wooster - click her for detailed brochure

Horse Permission to Participate & Code of Conduct - All members taking horse projects, including Horseless Horse, and their parent/guardians are required to sign and return both of these forms. Cloverbuds in horse clubs are not required to submit these forms. Must be submitted with to your Club Advisor prior to April 1st or brought to the Extension Office by April 1st. 

Dog Permission to Participate - All members taking dog projects and their parent/guardians are required to sign and return both of these forms. Cloverbuds in dog clubs are not required to submit these forms. Must be submitted with to your Club Advisor prior to April 1st or brought to the Extension Office by April 1st.

 

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