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 and activities.

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

Last Day to Order

Oct. 5, 2016

4-H Apple and Pecan Fundraiser Apple and Pecan Form
Oct. 3 - 7, 2016 National 4-H Week National 4-H Link
Oct. 5, 2016 National Youth Science Day National Youth Science Link

Nov. 1, 2016


AG Center

Apple and Pecan Pickup for Bushnell ONLY Dates subject to change

Nov. 3, 2016


Spanish Springs

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

Nov. 12, 2016

9 - 2pm


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

Dec. 2 - 4, 2016

Camp Cherry Lake

Madison, FL

Leadership Adventure Weekend Registration Closes

Dec. 2, 2016

6 - 8 pm

AG Center

County Council Holiday Party  

Dec. 10, 2015

9 - 2pm

AG Center

Premier Exhibitor Workshop

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Topics Covered By Age


4-H Building

1st Meats Judging Team Meeting  



Livestock and Meats Judging Clinic  


AG Center


Premier Exhibitor Field Day and Showmanship Clinic

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




Hog and Ham  

Jan. 28, 2017

8 - 1pm

AG Center

County Events Day

& Share-The-Fun


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4-H Day at The Capital  

Feb. 9 - 20, 2017

Tampa Fairgrounds

Florida State Fair 4-H Showcase

Feb. 27, 2017

1 - 6pm

AG Center

Enter Family Living Exhibits


Peach Tree Project

Youth Rules & Entry Form

Adult Rules & Entry Form

Check-in Procedures

Entry Tag Example

March 3 - 12, 2017


Premier Exhibitor Knowledge Tests and Skillathons

Topics Covered By Age


Sumter Equestrian Center

Sumter County 4-H Horse Show

Show Registration Form

Show Bill

April 1, 2017

2017-2018 Peach Tree Project

Registration Deadline

Peach Tree Brochure

Contest Rules

Record Book


Spring Cookie Fundraiser Orders Due


April 24, 2017

5:30pm - 7:30pm

4-H Bldg.

Peach Tree Project and Tree Distribution Workshop Peach Tree Brochure

AG Literacy Day

AG in the Classroom

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

May 6, 2017

Citrus County

8 am Check-In

District Events Day  

May 11, 2017

AG Center

Tropicana Public Speaking County Contest  

May 13-14, 2017

Sumter Equestrian Center

Area C Horse Show

Area C Exhibitor Instruction Letter

Area Entry Forms

Participation Form

Rule Book Receipt

2017 State Show Declaration

Area C Tshirt Order Form

2017 Checklist

 2017 Class List

2017  Training Level 1 List

2017 First Level 2 List

2017 Training Level 3 List


Marion County 4-H Farm

Counselor Training Counselor/CIT Application



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

May 22, 2017

4-H Office

Senior Portfolio and State Entries Due to 4-H Office

June 19, 2017

4-H Office

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

June 19, 2017

4-H Office

Awards Applications

Due to 4-H Office by 5:00pm


Intermediate State Register by


Tallahassee, FL

Register by


Tampa Fairgrounds

State 4-H Horse Show  

July 24 - 28, 2017

UF Campus

Early Bird Registration

Regular Registration


Camp Cherry Lake

Camp Cherry Lake

Camper Packet

4-H Participation Form

Summer Food Service Form

Medication List

Pictures of Camp Cherry Lake

Counselor/CIT Application

August 11, 2017 6:00pm

AG Center

Annual Youth Awards Banquet