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February 2017 4-H Newsletter

 

County News

February 8, 2017

The Clayton County Dairy Promotin Committee is seeking candiates for the 2017 Clayton County Dairy Princess, Little Miss Squirt and Junior Dairyman. Apllications are due March 15.  The new royalty will be crowned a the 2017 Clayton County Dairy Banquet on Friday, April 7.

February 3, 2017

Attention High School 4-H Members!  Do you like the outdoors?  Are you up for adventures with junior 4-H members? Then being a 4-H camp counselor may be for you.  We are looking for 4-H youth counselors to provide leadership in partnership with 4-H Staff at the Regional Pine Bluff 4-H Camps.  Both junior camps are 2 days and one night. Junior camps will be June 13-14 and June 20-21.  Sign up for one camp or both.

February 3, 2017

DISCOVER DUBUQUE --Join us for a brand new 4-H experience specifically designed for Intermediate 4-H members (grades 7 & 8) in 2017.  This two-day overnight adventure will discover Dubuque and the surrounding area. Youth will be staying at the Days Inn Hotel in Dubuque. The adventure includes Mississippi River Museum, Fenelon Place Elevator ride, University of Dubuque Aviation & Airport Tour, Ropes Course, Mississippi River Cruise and much more!  Registration deadline is April 17.

February 3, 2017

4-H members…Come join us for tons of fun, adventures galore, and lifelong friendships from northeast Iowa. Summer 4-H Camps will be held at Pine Bluff 4-H Camp located near Decorah.  Junior 4-H members (grades 4th -6th) will have two camps to choose from with the dates being June 13-14 or June 20-21. Camp registration deadline is April 17.

February 2, 2017

Clayton County 4-H will hold its annual Clover Kid Fun Day on Saturday, February 25 from 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. at Johnson's Reception Hall in Elkader.  This year's theme is Pajama Jam.   Scheduled sessions will include games, crafts and educational materials. Pre-registration is required. Open to all kindergarten - 3rd grade students.

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