It's time to kick off the 4-H year! Our annual mandatory training for all volunteers will be held by Zoom on February 9 at 7:00 PM. The session will be recorded if you are unable to attend the live session. Check your email in the coming days for additional information and Zoom links.
February Junior Leaders Meeting
Junior Leaders is back for February! Our first meeting of 2021 will be held at 7:00 PM on Monday, February 1 at the Shisler Conference Center on the OARDC Campus. The number of participants is limited, so registration is required. Click the button below to claim your spot at the February meeting!
The 2021 Wayne County 4-H Calendar is available! Click the button below or check the calendar section of the Wayne County 4-H app. Please remember that events and dates are subject to change based on current conditions and regulations. Additional events may also be added throughout the 4-H year.
Interested in becoming a 4-H volunteer? Volunteer applications are available until April 1. You can download an application packet or complete an online application. Click the buttons below to access the application forms.
Did you know that Wayne County offers several scholarships to 4-H members annually? Applications are now available and are due at the Extension office by February 16, 2021. Ohio State University also offers scholarships for 4-H members. Click the buttons below for application information.
The Wayne/Ashland Dairy Service Unit is now accepting nominations for the Outstanding Dairy Youth award and applications for the Dairy Service Unit Scholarship. Applications and nominations are due February 15, 2021. Applications are available below:
Due to the current COVID guidelines from OSU, we will need to move the beef weigh-in originally scheduled for January to March 13, 2021. The bad weather backup date (if needed) for weigh-in will be March 27.
Updated Meeting Guidelines
The state 4-H office has recently updated its guidelines regarding in person meetings and other events. Click the button below to view the current guidelines.
Ready to Take the Leap to career readiness? Join the Ohio 4-H Teen Leadership Council as they guide teens through creating resumes, developing interview skills, and setting future goals. Open to teens 13-18. Click the button below to register by January 24.
By now, most of you are (hopefully!) aware of how useful the Wayne County 4-H mobile app is during fair week, but remember that it provides useful information throughout the year! Up-to-date news, the 4-H calendar of events, and other features can all be found on the mobile app. Download today from the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store!