September 24, 2021 Friday News
Wyoming County 4-H
September 24, 2021
The entire Wyoming county 4-H staff is
here for anything you and your families may need, please do not hesitate to
reach out to any of us with your question(s)!
Animal Auction Program Record Sheets Due October 15th…
- Don’t forget to work on your record sheets for market beef, lamb,
hog, goat and poultry projects. Record
sheets are due by October 15th in order to receive bonus points for next
year. They are required regardless of
whether you sold an animal at auction or not if you would like to continue in
next year’s project. Contact Holly at
firstname.lastname@example.org with questions. Links
o Beef, Hog, Lamb:
- Our giant pumpkin, mini pumpkin, and giant sunflower weigh in will
be Monday, October 4th 4-6pm! We will have a livestock scale placed on the
loading dock in our parking lot at the Ag & Business Center in Warsaw. We
look forward to seeing you there! Call or email Sarah with any questions or
in NYS Foods Contest
- This year’s Produced in NYS Food Contest will be held the morning
of Saturday, November 13th! Mark your calendars and get excited for this fun
fall contest! Look in the upcoming 4-H news for more information. Call the 4-H
office to register enrolled youth ages 5-18!
- 4-H Leaders training: this is an opportunity for leaders to turn
in paperwork, receive their club packets, and gather information about new
programs, and resources. All meetings will take place at the 4-H Agriculture
& Business Center, 36 Center Street, Warsaw. Clubs must have representation
by at least one club leader at one of the meetings. All leaders do not have to
attend, but it is highly recommended. Please, call the 4-H office to RSVP.
o Monday, September 27, 2021- 7:00-8:00 PM
o Wednesday, September 29, 2021- 12:00-1:00 PM
o Saturday, October 2, 2021- 9:00- 10:00 AM
o Monday, October 4, 2021- 6:00-7:00 PM
packets are now available in the 4-H office
- 4-H Leaders’
Association meeting is scheduled for Monday, October 4th at 7:00pm
at the Ag & Business Center
National 4-H week…
- National 4-H Week is October 3-9, 2021. “Find Your Spark!” is the
theme for National 4-H Week. Youth and clubs can participate in National 4-H
Week contests. These contests provide a great project for you individually or
your club to work on as you re-organize for the upcoming 4-H year! Contact the
4-H office if you have any questions. More information will be available in the
4-H newsletter. Here are the contests that you can participate in:
o 4-H Secretary Book Contest
o Display Contest
o Poster Contest
o Essay Contest
o Letter To the Editor Contest
Know Your Trees Nature Hike:
Monday, October 11, starting 9:30AM at Beaver Meadow’s Audubon- 1610 Welch Rd,
North Java. The hike will happen
rain or shine, so please dress accordingly. Materials that youth will need to
bring are a notebook and pen/pencil. Call the 4-H office at (585) 786-2251 to
register, registration deadline is October 8th.
TSC Fall Paper Clover Campaign…
- The Tractor Supply Company (TSC) stores in Arcade and Warsaw are
once again joining 4-H in support of local youth with the TSC Paper Clover
Promotion, a national in-store fundraising effort to benefit state and local
4-H programming. Beginning Wednesday, October 6th through Sunday, October 17th,
shoppers at the Arcade and Warsaw Tractor Supply Company will have the opportunity
to once again support 4-H in Wyoming County by purchasing paper clovers for
just $1 at checkout. All funds raised through this local TSC Paper Clover
Campaign will be donated to 4-H.
General reminders …
- The end of the 2020-2021 4-H year is September 30th!
- 2021 – 2022 4-H year begins October 1st!
- Completion paperwork is due back to the 4-H office by October 15th.
- Independent enrollments will be mailed on/around September 16th.
- Any youth who participated in the meat animal project in the
2020-2021 4-H year and wish to participate again in the 2021-2022 4-H year MUST
be re-enrolled by November 30, 2021.
4-H Staff Email Contacts
Holly Harwood: email@example.com
Sarah Clark: firstname.lastname@example.org
Stephanie Luders: email@example.com
Alesia Ackerman: firstname.lastname@example.org
General 4-H: email@example.com
Last updated January 20, 2023