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Weld County Livestock Judging Contest–April 15

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AmeriCorps Summer Job Opportunity

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Seeking Nominations for Livestock, Horse and Shooting Sports Committees

We are needing to fill roles on multiple committees throughout the county, to make a nomination, please fill out the forms below. Anyone in El Paso County 4-H can nominate for all committee positions.   Shooting Sports Vice President Nomination Form Livestock Committee Secretary Nomination Form Horse Committee Secretary Nomination Form  

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Tractor Supply Paper Clover Fundraiser Volunteers Wanted

If you are interested in participating in this great fundraiser. Contact Katie  at Tractor Supply in Monument: kreininger14@gmail.com 719-488-8844 Also contact Katie if you are interested in FREE chickens–they have 11 bantams and 1 Cornish chickens looking for a home. Most are believed to be roosters.

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Horse Bowl in Larimer County April 15

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Fiber Fun Fest in Larimer County

DATE: Saturday, May 13, 2017 TIME: 9am-3pm LOCATION: McKee Building, The Ranch                      Larimer County Fairgrounds, Loveland, CO                      (1-25 exit 259) For more information: 970-498-6000 or http://www.larimer.colostate.edu/4h/member-activities/fiber-fun.shtml Interested presenters, vendors, guilds and volunteers can sign up online at: https://goo.gl/forms/8fRhBGSSJ6DPOAgR2

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Club Fundraising Notice

We love our sponsors, but we don’t want to overwhelm them throughout the fair season by being approached by too many clubs and individual requests. Many of our sponsors have ongoing relationships with 4-H and the El Paso County Fair. If your club would like to approach the any of the organizations on the list […]

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Boulder Horse Bowl Contest–May 6

 

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Memorial for Jamie Merritt

Our heart goes out to the Merritt family for their recent loss of Jamie. This will leave a hole in our organization and our community. Follow the link below to learn how to provide support, and for details on a memorial occurring March 30 at 6 PM. Memorial Information

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Douglas County Junior Livestock Show–All 4-Hers Welcome

Douglas County is announcing its annual Junior Livestock Show, occurring on June 3rd. It is an annual fundraiser for Douglas County 4-H, and is open to all active 4-H and FFA members, 8-18 years of age. It is a great opportunity for kids, especially first time showers,  to get some practice before they go on to larger […]

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A Call for Help! 4-Hers Helping Other 4-Hers Devastated by Wildfire

By Jean Meinzer OUR TURN TO HELP OTHER 4-H’ERS! El Paso County 4-H’ers—you can help! Many of you may know that the Texas and Oklahoma panhandle regions and southwest Kansas area were devastated by fire last week. Clark County, Kansas alone suffered the loss of over 9,000 head of livestock and over 80% of the […]

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4-H Community Service Excellence Award–2017

The Fair Advisory Board would like to honor an outstanding 4-Her that goes above and beyond their normal 4-H responsibilities. Do you know a 4-Her that strives to make their community a better place to live?  

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Horse Advisory Committee Scholarship Now Accepting Applications–Due Date April 15

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Spring is Almost Here, Join the Garden Project

Are you interested in gardening? Spring is nearly here and you can still enroll. The GARDENING PROJECT will begin, meetings as listed below. Location: Falcon Fire Department Station 3 7030 Old Meridian Rd., Falcon, CO Meeting Time is 6PM -March 28: Project General Info Planning Your Garden -April 11: Soil Basics -May 2: The Seed […]

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Horse Judging Contest in Pueblo

See below for information and registration on the Horse Judging Contest being held in Pueblo on April 8, 2017.

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Seeking a Visual Arts Leader

Do you love to draw or paint? Are you always doodling on a piece of paper? If you want to help 4-H participants hone their artistic skills, become a Visual Arts Leader. Currently the El Paso County 4-H Wildcats are looking for a Visual Arts Leader to help guide this project area that includes drawing, […]

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Weld County Goat Extravaganza Happens in April

Weld County Goat Extravaganza April 28-30, 2017 Livestock, 4-H and Exhibition Buildings at Island Grove Regional Park, Greeley, C The purpose of the Weld County Goat Extravaganza is to provide you with opportunities and knowledge that will help you with your goat enterprise. This is our 16th Annual event; we hope you can attend! Features […]

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The Great American Cleanup

The Great American Cleanup / Pikes Peak Partners is hosting a community-wide cleanup event on Saturday, April 22, 2017.  The Great American Cleanup / Pikes Peak Partners include El Paso County, City of Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs Utilities, City of Fountain, Keep Colorado Springs Beautiful, City of Manitou Springs, and the Town of Monument. In […]

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Select Sale April 2

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE REQUIRED HOLD HARMLESS FORM FOR ALL YOUTH ATTENDEES WHO ARE NOT ENROLLED IN EL PASO COUNTY 4-H

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Upcoming Rabbit Rally and Other Rabbit Information

Hey all you rabbit-project folk out there… check out the info below to about upcoming rabbit events. Coming up on May 6 there will be a Rabbit and Cavy Rally (A rabbit and cavy show) – If interested in attending or you would like more information, please email Samantha Taylor at  rabit_luver_5@hotmail.com  so we can add your email address to […]

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