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4-H COUNTY EVENTS, ACTIVITIES & INFORMATION

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.

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

Date & Location
Event
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

Brownwood

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

Topics Covered By Age

Jan. 4, 2016

6pm

4-H Building

1st Meats Judging Team Meeting  

Jan. 8 & 9, 2016

(Register by Jan.5)

Gainesville

Livestock and Meats Judging Clinic  

Jan. 16, 2016

10-1

AG Center

 

Showmanship Clinic

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

 

Jan. 18, 2016

(Register by Jan. 15)

Gainesville

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.

Topics Covered By Age

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

Contest Rules

Record Book

April 1, 2016

Spring Fundraiser Orders Due

 

April 9, 2016

9am - 2pm

AG Center

 

Mock Legislature

Eventbrite Link

 

April 23, 2016

10am - 5pm

Camp Cherry Lake

SAVE THE DATE

Try a Day of Camp

Contact 4-H office to register

April 25, 2016

5:30pm - 7:30pm

4-H Bldg.

Peach Tree Project and Tree Distribution Workshop Peach Tree Brochure
April 26, 2016

AG Literacy Day

AG in the Classroom

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

April 29 - 30, 2016

Sumter Equestrian Center

Area C Horse Show

May 12, 2016

AG Center

Tropicana Public Speaking County Contest  

May 14, 2016

8 am Check-In

Sumter County

District Events Day
 

TBA

Marion County 4-H Farm

Counselor Training Counselor/CIT Application

TBA

Fairgrounds

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 10, 2016

4-H Office

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

June 10, 2016

4-H Office

Due to 4-H Office by 5:00pm

June 10 - 12, 2016

Camp Cherry Lake

Intermediate State Register by June 3rd, 2016

June 27 - July 1, 2016

Tallahassee, FL

Register by April 1, 2016

July 6 - 9, 2016

Tampa Fairgrounds

State 4-H Horse Show  

July 25 - 29, 2016

UF Campus

Early Bird Registration April 1 - 30, 2016

Regular Registration May 1 - 31, 2016 

Camp Cherry Lake

August 1-5 2016

Camp Cherry Lake

Registration & Payment Due July 15, 2016 by 5 pm

Camper Packet

4-H Participation Form

Summer Food Service Form

Medication List

Pictures of Camp Cherry Lake

Counselor/CIT Application

August 12, 2016 6:00pm

AG Center

Annual Youth Awards Banquet
RSVP by Aug. 5, 2016