4-H February 2024

4-H February 2024

4-H February 2024

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Russell County 4-H News - February 2024


Camp Corner - 4-H Camp will be June 18-21, 2024.  Russell Co. will be camping with LaRue, Marion, and McCreary Counties.  Camp applications will be taken in mid-March.  The camp fee will be $210 (due to contributions from the Russell Co. Extension District Board) as long as funds last. Then the camp fee will be $310.


4-H Horse Club

Upcoming Meeting Dates:  February 1, February 15, February 29                         Time:  4:30-5:30 p.m.            

Location:  Diamond Ridge Stables                           Leader:  Emily Sparnell


4-H Speech and Demonstrations Contest:  A 4-H Demonstration is where you show someone how to do a task.  Demonstrations should be between 5-15 minutes.  There are several categories for the demonstrations contest.  Official guidelines are on the Russell Co. 4-H webpage. Registration deadline is Thursday, March 8, 2024.


4-H Country Hams:  Ten 4-Hers have country hams on cure at the Adair County Extension Office.  For more information about participating in the program next year, please call the Russell County Extension Office.


4-H Shooting Sports:  New Member Sign Ups - March 21, 2024, 5:00 p.m., at the Russell County Sportsman's Club (turn by Arby's on Hwy. 619, travel 1.25 miles; turn right on Bubby Flanagan Road)   Membership fee:  $30.00   Bring health insurance info for paperwork.


Distributed by:  Christy A. Martin, Russell Co. Extension Agent for 4-H YD

Website:  http://russell.ca.uky.edu

2688 S. Highway 127, Russell Springs, KY  42642

(270) 866-4477