4-H Events and Activities are supportive of the 4-H projects that Youth enroll in.  Events and Activities are mostly volunteer lead and provide youth an opportunity to showcase their achievements and accomplishments in a 4-H project.

Please check the Calendar for 4-H club meeting dates.

For more information about 4-H State Events follow this link to the State Events Calendar.

                          Sumter County Bred Heifer Expo and Sale Rules

For information about USDA FSA Youth Loans please contact Kalan Taylor at kagers02@ufl.edu 

Date & Location
Information & Forms

Sept. 1, 2015 thru Oct. 2, 2015

4-H Apple and Pecan Fundraiser Apple and Pecan Form

Sept. 18 - 20, 2015

Camp Anderson

Old Town, FL

Leadership Adventure Weekend Registration Closes Sept. 11, 2015
Oct. 5 - 9, 2015 National 4-H Week National 4-H Link
Oct. 7, 2015 National Youth Science Day National Youth Science Link

Nov. 3, 2015

2:00pm - 6:00pm

AG Center

Apple and Pecan Pickup for Bushnell ONLY Dates subject to change

Nov. 5, 2015

10:00am - 2:00pm

Spanish Springs

Apple and Pecan Pickup for The Villages ONLY Dates subject to change

Nov. 13, 2015

6:00pm - 8:00pm

2nd Annual Officer Training Officer Training

Nov. 21, 2015

9 - 2pm


Farm City Contact 4-H office if you or your club is interested in participating

Dec. 4, 2015

6 - 8 pm

AG Center

County Council Holiday Party  

Dec. 12, 2015

9 - 2pm

AG Center

Premier Exhibitor Workshop

Click for Event Resources

Jan. 4, 2016


4-H Building

1st Meats Judging Team Meeting  

Jan. 8 & 9, 2016

(Register by Jan.5)


Livestock and Meats Judging Clinic  

Jan. 16, 2016


AG Center


Showmanship Clinic

Hoof Trimming (steers only) 2pm $25.00/steer


Jan. 18, 2016

(Register by Jan. 15)


Hog and Ham  

Jan. 30, 2016

8 - 1pm

AG Center

County Events Day

& Share-The-Fun


 Click for Event Resources


Feb. 3, 2016

Tallahassee, Fl

4-H Day at The Capital  

Feb. 4-13, 2016

Tampa Fairgrounds

Florida State Fair 4-H Showcase

Feb. 29, 2016

1 - 6pm

Sumter County Fair

Enter Family Living Exhibits


Peach Tree Project

Youth Rules & Entry Form

Adult Rules & Entry Form

Check-in Procedures

Entry Tag Example

March 4 - 13, 2016

March 4, 2016

5:00pm - 8:00pm

SSHS Cafeteria

Premier Exhibitor Knowledge Tests and Skillathons

Last test given at 7:30pm. Exhibitors can come at anytime before 7:30pm.




Spring Fundraiser Orders Due

Feb. 28, 2016

Check-In 8 am

Sumter Equestrian Center

Sumter County 4-H Horse Show

Show Registration Form

Show Bill

April 1, 2016 2016-2017 Peach Tree Project Registration Deadline Peach Tree Brochure

April 15-17, 2016

(Register by April 1)

Camp Cherry Lake

Madison, Fl


3rd Executive Board



April 19, 2016


AG Center

Mock Legislature

(Eventbrite Link soon to come)

April 19, 2016

AG Literacy Day

AG in the Classroom

Contact 4-H office if you or your club is interested in participating

April 25, 2016

5:30pm - 7:30pm

4-H Bldg.

Peach Tree Project and Tree Distribution Workshop Peach Tree Brochure

April 29 - 30, 2016

Sumter Equestrian Center

Area C Horse Show

Area C Tshirt Order Form

Class List 2015

Rule Book Receipt

Forms Memo

2015 Fee Summary-Stall Requests-State Decision

May 12, 2016

AG Center

Tropicana Public Speaking County Contest  

May 14, 2016

8 am Check-In

Sumter County

District Events Day


Marion County 4-H Farm

Counselor Training Counselor/CIT Application



Market Animal Exhibitor's Meeting Market Animal Rules & Application Form

May 23, 2016

4-H Office

Senior Portfolio and State Entries Due to 4-H Office

June 6 - 9, 2016

Tampa Fairgrounds

State 4-H Horse Show  

June 10, 2016

4-H Office

4-H Project/Record Books
Due to 4-H Office by 5:00pm

June 10, 2016

4-H Office

Awards Applications
Due to 4-H Office by 5:00pm


Tallahassee, FL

June 27-July 1, 2016

UF Campus


August 12, 2016 6:00pm

AG Center

Annual Youth Awards Banquet
RSVP by Aug. 5, 2016