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4-HOnline Enrollment Now Open


All youth and volunteers participating in 4-H must complete their annual enrollment in 4-HOnline by 11:59 pm on April 1st.  The site is now open and live, many people have already completed their 2023 enrollment - if you have not completed yours for this year - take a few minutes to do so now.  For youth - be sure to know which projects you want to take this year when you start your enrollment.  If you have any questions or need help with completing your enrollment - be sure to visit our 4-HOnline help page or contact your club advisor or the Extension Office.
Log-In to 4-HOnline Now
4-HOnline Help Page

4-H Open House / Project Fair


Both prospective new 4-H members and current / returning 4-H members and parents are invited to our 4-H Open House event on Monday March 6th at 7 pm at the Fisher Auditorium.  There will be several hands-on interactive stations for youth to sample activities from several different projects and get more information about what the projects offer and other opportunities offered through 4-H.

Club advisors - If your club would like to request a table / booth at this event - please click the button below and complete a short online form by March 1st.
Request a table for 4-H Open House

4-H Membership Across County Lines Request Forms Due March 1st


For anyone that lives outside of Wayne County desiring membership in a Wayne County 4-H Club (that is not already approved from a previous year) or anyone in Wayne County desiring to join a club outside of Wayne County (that is not already approved from a previous year) must complete and turn in the Across County Lines Membership Form to the Extension Office.  Unless otherwise specified - once an Across County Lines Agreement is approved it is expected that members will continue their membership in the approved county for the duration of their time in 4-H.  Click the button below to access the form if you need it or know someone that does.
Across County Lines Request Form - Due March 1

Ohio 4-H Youth Poultry Clinic


The Youth Poultry Clinic is open to all youth (and adults) interested in learning more about poultry.

WHEN: March 18
WHERE: OSU ATI, Wooster, OH
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 7
COST: $20.00 per youth and $25.00 per adult.

Everyone MUST register to eat refreshments and/or lunch, whether or not attending sessions.

Topics include: Poultry Nutrition, Broiler Evaluation, Poultry Necropsy – Comparative Anatomy, Mortality Disposal, Biosecurity/HPAI, Poultry Carcass Cut-up, Q & A Corner.
 
Poultry Quality Assurance will be offered after lunch for Ohio youth needing Youth Quality Assurance certification for 2023.  Click the button below for more information and the Registration Form.
Ohio Youth Poultry Clinic

Horse Clinic on March 11th - Register Now


The Wayne County 4-H / FFA Horse Committee is hosting a clinic at Black Diamond Farms Indoor Arena on March 11th.  Check out the sessions we have planned with some great clinicians in the image below!

We have Brittany Lemon, Courtney Sheely (Wayne Co alumna!), and Jamie Binegar!  The first 24 riders (8 for each ring) wanting to participate is $25. If you’d like to come watch you can participate  as an auditor for $5!
Register to Attend Now

Activity Fee Scholarship Applications Due March 15th


If you or anyone in your club is struggling financially and needs assistance paying for the countywide 4-H Activity Fee - please click the button below to complete a short application due March 15th.
Activity Fee Scholarship Application - Due March 15

Wayne County 4-H College Scholarships Application Due April 1st


Graduating seniors or currently enrolled college students are encouraged to apply for our various Wayne County 4-H College Scholarships.  Last year 11 youth were awarded more than $7,000 in Wayne County 4-H College Scholarships.  Click the buttons below for more information and to access the application.
More Information
Wayne County 4-H College Scholarships Application - Due April 1

Legacy Dinner Reservations, Sponsorships, and Auction Baskets / Items Due April 1st

More Information and Forms for this Year's Legacy Dinner

Upcoming 4-H Events / Deadlines


February
27  CARTEENS, 6-8 pm - Fisher Auditorium
27  Junior Fair Livestock Sale Committee, 6-7:30 pm - Extension Office
27  4-H Advisory Committee, 7:30 pm - Extension Office

March
01  Across County Lines Membership Request Forms Due to Extension Office
04  Camp Counselors Planning / Training Retreat - 9 am - 5 pm - Secrest Welcome Center - OSU Wooster Campus
05-11  Ohio 4-H Week
06  Junior Fair Board / Junior Leaders, 6 pm - Fisher Auditorium
06  Come Discover the World of 4-H - Project Fair / Open House, 7 pm - Fisher Auditorium
11  Horse Clinic
11  Ohio 4-H Conference - Columbus Convention Center
13  4-H / Jr. Fair Action Committee Chairs - Leadership Team Meeting,
6 pm - Shisler Conference Center
13  Beef, Building 10, Dairy, Dog, Goat, Horse, Poultry / Rabbit, Sheep, and Swine Committees, 7 pm - Shisler Conference Center
15  4-H Activity Fee Scholarship Applications Due to Extension Office
16-19  Ohio Beef Expo, All Day - Ohio Expo Center
16  Junior Camp Counselor Training, 6-8 pm - Ashland
18  Ohio 4-H Youth Poultry Clinic
20  Junior Fair Board, 6 pm - Fisher Auditorium
20  Junior Leaders, 7 pm - Fisher Auditorium
20  Senior Fair Board, 8 pm - Armstrong Building - Wayne County Fairgrounds
22-26  Buckeye Leadership Workshop
27  CARTEENS, 6-8 pm - Fisher Auditorium

April
01  4-H Club / Project and Volunteer Enrollments Due in 4-HOnline
01  4-H Activity Fee Payments Due to Extension Office
01  Legacy Dinner Reservations / Sponsorships Due to Extension Office
01  Legacy Dinner Auction Baskets / Items Due to Extension Office
01  Wayne County 4-H College Scholarship Applications Due to Extension Office

2023 Wayne County 4-H Calendar of Events

The 2023 Wayne County 4-H Calendar of Events is available on our website - just click the button below.  It is also available in our mobile app which you can download from the Apple or Google Play App Stores - simply search Wayne County 4-H.
2023 Wayne County 4-H Calendar of Events

Download the Wayne County 4-H Mobile App

Simply go to your device's App Store (Apple App Store or Google Play App Store) and search "Wayne County 4-H" to find and download our mobile app, which is updated regularly throughout the year.
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