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Wildcat Extension District

Calendar of Events

 

November 

3   Achievement Banquet
4   Space Tech “Robotics” Registration deadline
12   Office Closed for Veteran’s Day
16-17  Space Tech “Robotics”
17-18  Kansas Youth Leadership Forum, Rock Springs
22-23  Office Closed for Thanksgiving

December

16   Jr. Leaders Christmas Party
21   Exploring 4-H Event
24-25  Office Closed for Holiday Break

2018-2019 Enrollment starts October 1st

Enrollment Guide for New Families

Reenrollment Guide for Returning Families

 

ENROLLMENT DEADLINE

You must enroll by January 31, 2019 as a returning 4-H family member.

New families may enroll until May 1, 2019. If you have new members joining your club encourage them to get signed up early so they don't miss the deadline. See link below to enroll.

New 4-H Fees

Investing in 4-H Program Fee Guide

 

What is 4-H?

  • 4-H is one of the world's largest youth organizations.
  • 4-H is an out-of-school, volunteer led, educational program.
  • 4-H is an informal educational program for all boys and girls 7 to 18 years of age.
  • 4-H is learning by doing.
  • 4-H is kids having fun and learning with their friends.

Wilson County 4-H Facts

There are currently 4 Active 4-H Community Clubs

  • Busy Beavers 4-H Club
  • High Prairie Pioneers 4-H Club
  • Homebuilders 4-H Club
  • Lucky Horseshoe 4-H Club

A typical Wilson County 4-H year consists of: Officer's Training, County Club Day, Judging Contests, County Camp, Favorite Food Show, Clothing Judging/Style Revue, County Fair and the Achievement Banquet. Many other activities are available at the area, state and national levels during the year as well.

 Cheri Nelson

Cheri Nelsen
4-H Youth Development Agent
Phone: 620-378-2167
cnelsen@ksu.edu

Important Links

Volunteer Renewal

Volunteer Application

General Record

Record Book Pages

Shooting Sports Plan and Record Sheet

Membership pins

State 4-H Tip Sheet

KAP Link

4-H Newsletters

December 2018-January 2019 Newsletter

November 2018 District Newsletter

October/November 2018 Newsletter

 

Scholarships

State 4-H Scholarship Application

Wordmarks for publications/flyers

KSRE/4-H Grows Here

Shooting Sports

 

How to Join 4-H

When youth reach their seventh birthday by January 1st of the current 4-H year they may join 4-H.

Contact us we will give you information on how to get in touch with  the clubs in our county. You can then attend a meeting and fill out an enrollment card.

There are many projects you can enroll in, there is something for everyone!