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

2022 Licking County 4-H Calendar - updated 4/14/22 (events will continue to be added to the calendar as they are finalized)

 

May 23, 2022:

2022 Licking County PAS 4-H Show Showbill - June 25, 2022

 

May 12, 2022:

2022 Youth Rabbit and Poultry Clinic & Fun Show - Updated 5.12.22 - Saturday, June 25, 2022 - Hartford Fairgrounds: Hondros Family Beef Barn

 

May 11, 2022:

2022 Licking County 4-H Project Requirements

2022 Hartford Junior Fair Livestock Sales Brochure

 

May 4, 2022:

2022 Hartford Fair King and Queen Contest - Application Entry Deadline: Saturday, June 18, 2022 by 5:00pm - The Hartford Fair, 14028 Fairgrounds Road, Croton, OH 43013. No late entries will be accepted.

 

May 2, 2022:

2022 Licking County 4-H Shooting Sports Ambassador  - updated 4.25.22 - Application Entry Deadline: by end-of-the-day on May 7, 2022 - Mail completed entry to:  LCSS Ambassador, c/o Shannon Heist, 1306 Pegwood Court, Columbus, OH 43229. PLEASE NOTE: Interviews will be held on Monday, May 9th.

 

April 29, 2022:

2022 Licking County Poultry Royalty Contest Application - Entry Deadline Extended to: May 20, 2022.  Mail application to: Sarah Henry 11413 Blue Jay Road, Newark, OH 43056. Interviews will now be held on Tuesday, May 24, 2022.

 

April 25, 2022:

2022 Licking County 4-H Shooting Sports Ambassador  - updated 4.25.22 - Application Entry Deadline: May 1, 2022 - Mail completed entry to:  LCSS Ambassador, c/o Shannon Heist, 1306 Pegwood Court, Columbus, OH 43229. PLEASE NOTE: Interviews will be held on Monday, May 9th.

 

April 21, 2022:

2022 Hartford Fair Hog ID form - Hog ID forms will be completed through an online survey in 2022 - Due May 15, 2022 to the Hartford Independent Fair Office

Visit https://go.osu.edu/2022DinoCamp to register your child for 4-H Summer Camp. Registration link will go live on Thursday, April 21, 2022 at 7:00pm.

Visit https://go.osu.edu/4hcbudcamp to register your child for 4-H Summer Camp. Registration link will go live on Thursday, April 21, 2022 at 7:00pm.

 

April 19, 2022:

2022 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 7, 2022.

2022 Market Lamb, Breeding Sheep, and Market Goat Show - Saturday, June 4, 2022 - Hartford Fairgrounds, Croton, OH

 

April 15, 2022:

2022 Licking County Canine King/Queen & Puppy Prince/Princess Contest Application - Entry Deadline: Friday, June 10, 2022. Entries MUST be mailed to: Deb Dunlap, 484 Courtney Drive, Newark, OH  43055. (No late entries accepted)

 

April 12, 2022:

2022 Licking County 4-H Horse & Pony Council Youth Horse Shows Packet - Information for both the June and July Shows

2022 Licking County 4-H Horse Show Entry Tab Form - June entries must be postmarked by June 4, 2022. July entries must be postmarked by July 2, 2022

 

April 8, 2022:

2022 Livestock Project Judging Interviews & Skillathons - updated 4.8.22

2022 Licking County Family & Consumer Sciences Queen/Princess Contest Application - Applications due by May 1, 2022.  All entries should be submitted to: OSU Extension - Licking County Office, 771 E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH  43055.

2022 Hartford Fair Pork Queen / Princess Contest Application and Guidelines - Applications due by June 22, 2022.  Mail entry to:  Pork Queen/Princess Contest, 5691 Sunnyside Road, Granville, OH  43023

2022 Licking County Poultry Royalty Contest Application - Applications due by April 22, 2022.  Mail application to: Sarah Henry 11413 Blue Jay Road, Newark, OH 43056

2022 Licking County Rabbit Royalty Contest Application - Entry Deadline: May 4, 2022.  Mail applications to: Sonia Tilley, 10630 Baker Road, St. Louisville, OH  43071.

 

April 6, 2022:

Hartford Fair Poultry Classes - Information on choosing the correct poultry class at the Hartford Fair.

 

April 5, 2022:

2022 Licking County Market Lamb Sale - Saturday, April 16, 2022 - The Hartford Fairgrounds, Croton, Ohio.

 

April 4, 2022:

Mini Camp Registration Brochure - Due with payment to the Licking County Extension Office by Friday, April 22, 2022.

Quality Assurance Species Packets:

 

April 1, 2022:

YQCA Training Option: If you are not able to attend one of the county Quality Assurance trainings, you can complete your Quality Assurance requirement by completing the YQCA Training.

 

March 29, 2022:

2022 DairyPalooza - Saturday, April 30, 2022 - Wayne County Fairgrounds

2022 Licking County Lamb Banquet - Thursday, April 28, 2022 at 6:30pm - Licking Valley Church of Christ

2022 Youth Rabbit and Poultry Clinic & Fun Show - Saturday, June 25, 2022 - Hartford Fairgrounds: Hondros Family Beef Barn

Equine Safety & Show Ready Clinic - Saturday, May 21, 2022 from 10:00am to 1:00pm - hosted by the Dusty Riders 4-H Club

 

March 21, 2022:

2022 Hartford Junior Fair Livestock/Animal Requirement Summary - Updated 3.16.22 - Exhibitor information regarding exhibit limits, dates of possession, pre-fair weigh-in/tagging dates, clinics, entry deadline, and various animal and health requirements.

 

March 14, 2022:

4-H Goat Projects:  Choosing Your Goat Project when Exhibiting at the Hartford Fair & Enrolling in 4-H Online - updated 3/9/22

 

March 11, 2022:

2022 Hartford Fair Market Hog Update

 

March 10, 2022:

2022 Dairy Feeder Clinic and Show - Saturday, June 4, 2022 - Hartford Fairgrounds

2022 Hartford Fair Entry and Photo ID Information

 

March 8, 2022:

2022 Hartford Junior Fair Livestock/Animal Requirement Summary - Updated 2.21.22 - Exhibitor information regarding exhibit limits, dates of possession, pre-fair weigh-in/tagging dates, clinics, entry deadline, and various animal and health requirements.

 

February 28, 2022:

2022 Hartford Junior Fair Meat Chicken Order Form - Due by 4:00pm on Friday, April 29, 2022.  Mail or drop off order form with payment to:  OSU Extension - Licking County Office, 771 E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH  43055.

2022 Hartford Jr. Fair Meat Duck Pool Order Form -  Due by 4:00pm on Friday, April 29, 2022.  Mail or drop off order form with payment to:  OSU Extension - Licking County Office, 771, E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH  43055.

 

February 22, 2022:

2022 Hartford Fair Lamb Pool - Registration form must be returned to the address listed on the application by Sunday, April 3, 2022.

 

February 10, 2022:

2022 Licking County Lamb Royalty Application - Applications Due: Thursday, April 14, 2022 to: Licking County Lamb Royalty Contest, Licking County Extension Office, 771 E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH 43055.

2022 Goat Workshops - June 23, 2022 and July 14, 2022 from 6:00-9:00pm - Sheep / Goat Barn area at the Hartford Fairgrounds

 

February 2, 2022:

2022 Licking County 4-H Horse Clinic - Show N' Tell - Saturday, May 7, 2022, 9:00 am Start Time - Grubb Arena, Hartford Fairgrounds

2022 Horse Project Dates and Deadlines

2022 PAS Form - Due Thursday, April 28, 2022 with your Horse ID Form - Packet includes PAS Form, Ohio State Junior Horse Show Information

2022 Licking County Horse ID Form - ID papers with photo ID are due by April 28, 2022

2022 Licking County 4-H Horse Show Category Confirmation - Must be turned in by April 28, 2022 along with Horse ID form

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

2022 Licking County Horse & Pony Council Collegiate Scholarship - Application must be postmarked by no later than Friday, May 20, 2022 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.

2022 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. - Additional Resources (made available during the Informational Meeting).

 

February 1, 2022: 

2022 Licking County Goat King & Queen Contest Application - Updated 2.1.22 - Entries due no later than Saturday, May 1, 2022.  Mail entries to Lori Lee, 18355 Utica Road, Utica, OH  43080.

 

January 27, 2022:

2022 4-H Dairy Judging Contest - Saturday, March 5, 2022 - Josh Hupp Dairy Farm: 15286 Fairground Rd., Croton, OH 43013 - 10:00 am - Only Licking County 4-H Members who plan to be enrolled in a 4-H Dairy Project during 2022 will be allowed to participate.

 

January 26, 2022:

Licking County Cattlemen's Association Queen & Princess of Beef Contest - Return entry by March 1, 2022 to:  LCCA, c/o OSU Extension - Licking County Office, 771 E. Main Street, Suite 103, Newark, OH  43055.

2022 Licking County Dairy Feeder Princess Application - Applications due by Saturday, May 1, 2022.  Mail application to: Leanne Rex, 959 Newark Granville Road, Granville, OH  43023.

2022 Licking County Dairy Princess Contest - Applications due by Saturday, May 1, 2022.  Mail application to: Leanne Rex, 959 Newark Granville Road, Granville, OH  43023

2022 Photo ID Badges - Who needs to have a picture taken this year?

  • All advisors will have their photo taken in 2022. These will be taken during the advisor trainings. These photos will be good through 2024.

  • All exhibitors with a last name beginning with N thru Z.

  • All new exhibitors.

  • Any exhibitor who did NOT have a badge in 2021 (member was not enrolled for 2021 or forgot to have their picture taken in 2021).

  • Everyone will receive a NEW ID Badge for 2022.

  • 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.

  • Exhibitors will need to have thier photo taken at the Hartford Fairgrounds. Please watch the Hartford Fair website for a list of dates.

 

January 25, 2022:

2022 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.

2022 Livestock Project Judging Interviews & Skillathons

2022 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.

2022 Licking County Dog Vaccination Certificate

2022 Hartford Jr. Fair Dairy Feeder Steer Information Handout

LC Horse & Pony Council 2022 Supplement - This supplement should be attached to the Current 2021 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.

2022 Camp Brochure

 

January 11, 2022:

2022 OHio 4-H Conference Materials Now Available: 4-H Adult Volunteers and Teens are encouraged to attend the 2022 Ohio 4-H Conference on Saturday, March 12, 2022 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. The day is filled with dozens of break out sessions geared toward both teens and adults. Bring home new ideas for use in your club or with your county program. Lunch is included with the registration fee. Check out the full schedule for the day and list of sessions here. To register, please fill out the registration form here and return to the Licking County Extension Office by Wednesday, February 9, 2022 with payment made to the Licking County 4-H Committee. Sessions fill on a first come, first served basis so please turn in your registration soon to be registered for your desired sessions.

 

January 10, 2022:

Looking for a 4-H club to join? Want to chat with club advisors? Want to have all of your 4-H questions answered? Discover 4-H is an open house style event where you can drop in to chat with advisors, learn more about 4-H projects, and get your questions answered! We have two programs scheduled in 2022 at two NEW locations! Check out our flyer here.