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Wildcat Extension District

Upcoming Dates

 

For a list for all county and district wide events click HERE.

 

4-H at your Fingertips

Download the Wildcat District 4-H on the Go App now!

Sunny Hills Camp Counselor Application

The Sunny Hills Camp Counselor Application can be found here.

2020-2021 Enrollment Starts October 1st

Enroll Here: http://v2.4honline.com/

Family Enrollment Guide

New Adult Volunteer Enrollment Guide

ENROLLMENT DEADLINE!

You must enroll by January 31, 2021, as a returning 4-H family member.

New families may enroll until May 1, 2021. 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.

 

Crawford County 4-H Club Days 

Club Days will be February 6 at Girard Catholic Hall Cafeteria at 9am. The deadline to sign up is January 31. (Remember you can receive a camp scholarship!)

Sign-up Here

  • This will be closed to the public. Meaning parents/guardians only. No extended family (ex. Grandparents, Aunts/Uncles, Friends,…)
  • You must remain 6 feet apart from those not in your immediate family.
  • Once you have completed your events you must leave. There will be no waiting for results they will be sent out.
  • Only 4-H member and parents will be allowed in rooms for individual events. No other 4-H members or families are allowed in the room.
  • MASK MUST BE WORN AT ALL TIMES. A 4-H member giving an individual presentation may remove mask while giving presentation.

 Plan for changing to virtual format if needed:

  • All individual Talks, Demos, Public Speaking, Musical, Vocal, and Skits will be done via zoom at the time that you signed up originally on January 31. A zoom link will be sent to those signed up.
  • Group categories please be recording your practices. If we have to change to virtual format you will submit a recording of your performance, model meeting, or skit on January 31 to be judged. You will want to record your practices in order to submit your best one to be judged.
Regional Club Day Guidelines

Scholarships

Crawford County 4-H Scholarship

2020-2021 State 4-H Scholarship Applications

Youth who should be applying for this scholarship should be in their Senior year in High School OR OLDER (we have many scholarships that are available to youth who are Freshman-Senior in Post-Secondary Education and some that are available to Vet Med Students). 

Camp Scholarships

Camp scholarships are available through 4-H Council thanks to the generous donations in the community.

These are limited to one per-youth per-year. To be eligible you must complete a talk or demonstration at County 4-H Club Days or participate in Favorite Foods Contest. The scholarship will be refunded up to $100 upon the
youths return from camp. This is a great way for youth to experience more youth development opportunities!
Please call Will if you have any questions.

Crawford County 4-H Camp Scholarship opportunity! Form Here

Are you a Crawford County 4-H member and would love to attend a 4-H Camp/State 4-H Activity? Then we have an opportunity for you to help pay for that experience. You can get can get a scholarship for $100. You must complete a minimum of 2 hours of community service at the Crawford County fairgrounds as well as a minimum of 2 hours of community service in the community that you live in. Service completed at the fairgrounds must be signed off by Will. Hours completed in the community must be signed off by a non-family member (4-H volunteer events count), and you must have submitted a record book from the previous year. Hours and the completed application must be completed and turned in by May 1st. Service hours must be completed between May 1 of current year and prior to the deadline of the next year. Camp/activity registrations and fees must be paid in full. Scholarship will be awarded upon youths return from camp/activity. Application can be found on our website. This scholarship is make possible by Carolyn Zagonel and the Americas Farmers Grow Communities Donation from Bayer Fund.

 

Online meeting tips for 4-H Clubs 

Any interested in holding a club, project, volunteer, or other 4-H meeting during the quarantine period are encouraged to do so online. We recommend Zoom and tips for setting up a zoom meeting safely are included in this tip sheet. A basic zoom account has a 40 minute time limit 4-H agents can help you A. use a school email from someone in your club to bypass the time limit or B. set up the meeting with our K-State emails to bypass the time limit. Let us know how we can help you!

Zoom bypassing the 40-minute time limit FAQ: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/360041264451-K-12-School-Time-Limit-Removal-Request-FAQ

Instructions for creating a virtual zoom background and uploading to zoom

Clover virtual zoom background ready to use

Youth for the Quality Care of Animals

Youth will learn about reading feed tags, giving shots, and more! Classes open to all youth as a learning opportunity regardless of where you plan to show!

YQCA

YQCA training is required for youth (ages 8-21) who will be showing livestock at the Kansas State Fair or the Kansas Junior Livestock Show (one exception is horses. Horse members are required to do the Coggins test and horsemanship tests). In-person classes have been cancelled and you can login to YQCA to get a refund for in person classes. Youth will need to sign up for an online class. Online classes are typically $12 but will be discounted to $9 for April only. To recieve the discount you must apply for a coupon. Contact your extension agent to be put on their list for fill out the form below yourself and mail it in. The YQCA website is, https://yqca.learngrow.io. Use your 4-H Online user name and password to login. Classes are specifically for youth 8-21 years old but in 2020, seven year olds may take the class as a learning opportunity. In 2021, the class ages will change from 8-21 to 7-21, as seven year olds competing in the Kansas Junior Livestock show be required to take the class.

 

Discount coupon options:

1. Contact local agent to be put on their list (check must be dropped off with agent)
2. Fill out the form HERE and mail it in with check for coupon.

Instructions for signing up for classes and printing completed certificate: click here.

 

 Record Books

Find your record book forms (HERE)

Membership Pins

Find all pin applications (HERE)

Key Award Application

 

4-H Fee Information

Informational Packet from State 4-H Office

 

 

 

 
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Will Morris
STEM 4-H Youth Development
(620) 724-8233
willmorris@ksu.edu
 
 

Enroll in 4-H!

4-H Online Enrollment

 1. Go to http://v2.4honline.com/

2. Select "I need to set up a profile"

3. County will be Wildcat District, Girard

4. Role will be "family"

5. Click the "Login" button

6. Follow the instructions on the new family enrollment guide  to enroll.

*Save your password!

 

4-H Newsletter

March District 4-H Newsletter

February CR County Newletter

January District 4-H Newsletter

 

 Links

Join 4-H
 
Learn More About 4-H Projects
 
Download 4-H emblem
 
Rules for using the 4-H emblem

Horse Id Papers (Printable)

Horse Id Papers (Form Fillable)

Dog Immunization Record Form

                                                                                                  

Find Wildcat District 4-H on Facebook!

Interested in Joining 4-H?
Attend one of the 4-H meetings below or call the Girard Extension Office for more information!

Club Leaders contact information

Bone Creek - Meets @ Girard Public Library
3rd Sunday @ 6:30 p.m.

Farlington Best-Yet - Meets @ Extension Office, Girard
2nd Sunday @ 1:30 p.m.

Happy Hustlers - Meets @ McCune Community Center, McCune
2nd Sunday @ 5:00 p.m.

Hepler Hustlers - Meets @ Hepler Community Building, Hepler
3rd Monday @ 6:30 p.m.

Jolly Sunflowers - Meets @ Arma Public Library, Arma
2nd Wednesday @ 6:30 p.m.

Lucky Riders - Meets @ Extension Office, Girard (Winter)/Fairgrounds (Summer)
1st Thursday @ 6:30 p.m.

Success Express - Meets @ 520 W 20th (Club House), Pittsburg
2nd Sunday @ 7:30 p.m.

Walnut Wonder Workers - Meets @ Walnut Hall, Walnut
3rd Sunday @ 5:00 p.m.

Win or Bust - Meets @ Nazarene Church, Pittsburg
1st Monday @ 7:00 p.m.

 

Volunteers

Instructions

Step 1: 4-H Online Profile

Step 2: Background Check

 

 

Record Books

Find your record book forms (Here)

 

Membership Pins

 Find all pin applications (HERE)