4-H December 2023
December 2023 Edition4-H Youth Development
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Russell County 4-H News
4-H Dog Poster Results
Tenley Eubank — champion/blue ribbon
Elijah Menix — runner-up/blue ribbon
Keira Gallagher — runner-up/blue ribbon
Eryn McCrary — blue ribbon
Nancy Andrew — blue ribbon
Stella Hammond — blue ribbon
Madison Barger — blue ribbon
Cheyenne Stephens — blue ribbon
Averie Gallagher — blue ribbon
Lillian Williams — blue ribbon
Brenner Helm — blue ribbon
Morgan Patton — blue ribbon
Lizzy Pritchard — red ribbon
Tynleigh Roy — red ribbon
Ellis Wade — red ribbon
Memphis Judd — red ribbon
4-H Upcoming Activities
January 4-H Written Communication deadline
February 4-H Drawing Contest
March 4-H Demonstrations Contest
June 4-H Camp
Call for information
4-H Horse Club activities have begun. Call for more information.
4-H Cattle Club (dairy and beef) is starting soon. Call for more information. 270-866-4477
4-H Camp Corner
4-H Summer Camp will be June 18-21, 2024. Cost will be approximately $300.
Canoe or Pontoon on Lake Cumberland
4-H Written Communication Contest
information is now online. Try out your writing skills in the following categories:
· Essay (What 4-H Means to Me)
· Dramatic Monologue
· Press release
· Public service announcement.
The deadline for submissions is Monday, January 31, 2024. Official guidelines can be found here.
4-H Speeches & Demonstrations
4-H Speech and Demonstrations Contests will be held in February (speeches) and March (demonstrations).
Speeches for juniors should be 3-5 minutes in length. Senior-age speeches should be 5-7 minutes.
Demonstrations can be on any subject and should be under 15 minutes in length.
More information about the 4-H Speech and Demonstrations Contests will be available in January.
Christy A. Martin, Russell Co. Extension Educator for 4-H Youth Development