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4-H Club Days

Labette County 4-H Days will be held Saturday, Febuary 11, 2023 @ 8 a.m. at the Labette County High School

Club Day Sign up here: Deadline to sign up is January 28th
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Online form
Printable form
Email form

Guidlines for 4-H Club Day 

Regional Club Day is Saturday, March 4, 2023 @Neosho County Community College in Chanute, KS.

4-H Club Day Resources

Project Talks
Illustrated Talks
Demonstrations / Illustrated Talks Outline form
Public Speaking
Effective Presentation Tips
Preparing & Using Visual Aids

4-H at your Fingertips

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



Discovery 4-H Days- typically June 1-3 in Manhattan KS for youth 14-18. 

Rock Springs 4-H camp - Registration is open NOW! Early Bird registrations deadline is November 1. Rock Springs camp is for youth ages 8-18. Youth pick their date in June. 4 day or six day camp. (old camp model was the 4 day camp). Prices range and scholarships are avaialable. Camp Q&A

Greenbush 4-H Camp- 24 hour overnight camp at Greenbush by Girard, KS for youth 7-8 yrs old. Stay in A/C cabins, high low ropes course, canoeing, fishing, archery, games, etc. Camp is June 6-7th! Estimated cost $75
Camper Packet

Floating on Leadership - Teens 14-18 are invited to join us on a float trip at the river. Day trip.  Float date is June 8th, with a backup date of June 22nd for rain. We don't go every year unless there is interest. Cost is estimated $40

Favorite Foods Contest

District wide Favorite Foods Show will be June 13th at the Old Iron Club in Fredonia. Contest begins at 4:00pm. Here you can find the Information Sheet, Score Card and Registration forms.


Horse Id Papers (printable)

Horse Id Papers  (form fillable)

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 Dates:

Montgomery April 25 at 6:45 pm Extension office

Labette April 21st at 6:45 p.m. Altamont City Park

Crawford April 12 6:30 Extension office

Wilson April 6 6:30 Extension office


YQCA training is required for youth (ages 7-21) who will be showing livestock at the Kansas State Fair or the Kansas Junior Livestock Show. The YQCA website is,https://yqcaprogram.org/ . Use your 4-H Online user name and password to login. Instructions for signing up for classes and printing completed certificate: click here.
Following the training, please log back in to take a post-course survey and access your certificate!


Livestock Information

State Livestock Nomination Information



Contact the Extension Office 620-784-5337 or clance@ksu.edu.to make arrangements to get tags!

Nomination deadlines:
Market Steers and Market Heifers: May 1st
Commercial Heifers: June 15
Registered Breeding heifers: N/A
Market Lambs and Commercial Ewes: June 15
Registered Breeding Ewes: N/A
Market Hogs: June 15
Purebred Breeding Gilts: N/A
Commercial Breeding Gilts: June 15
ALL Meat Goats: June 15
(no registered breeding doe show)

Tagging instructions, checklists, declaration and nomination paperwork will be printed for you and delivered with your tags or you can print it yourself at: https://www.asi.k-state.edu/research-and-extension/youth-programs/nominated-livestock/

4-H Handbook:

Labette County 4-H member handbook


If you are not receiving emails from the Extension Office please contact us 620-784-5337.




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, Labette

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!

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Fair Information

2023 Labette County Fair Book

2021 LB County Fair Update and Rule Changes

Link to Fair Entry - sign up here!

2023 Royality Form

Nomination Form

2023 4-H Poultry Declaration Form

2023 Rabbit Entry Form

2023 Horse Entry Form

Horse ID (Form Fillable)

4-H Fashion Fair Style Revue Evaluation Form

Clothing & Textiles Scorecard Cost Per Wear Form

Project Information

Project Goals

Clothing evaluation

District Horse Show Registration Form


Officer Resources

Being elected to an officer role is a great honor and responsibility. This means that your club sees you a leader who will help them move forward. With this honor comes great responsibility. Officers are encouraged to learn about their role and complete the necessary books to be completed at the end of the year. At this link you will find officer training videos, books, and much more.   Here is a copy of the score sheets for the following books Secretary, Treasurer, Reporter, and Historian.


Join a 4-H club near you:

Altamont Rooters: 2nd Sunday @ 7:00 p.m.  Altamont Community Building

Chetopa Aggies : 1st Sunday @ 6:00 p.m. Mae Leslie Community Building, Chetopa

Foland Fliers: 2nd Monday @ 7:00 p.m. Bartlett Grade School

Horse Club:1st & 3rd Sunday @3:00 p.m.Parsons State Hospital Arena

Leib: 4th Sunday @ 4:00 p.m Cross Timbers Church Edna,(Sept.-May); Maxson Cabin(June-Aug

Midwest Ranchers: 2nd Sunday @ 5:00 p.m. Regional Vet Clinic, Oswego

Montana Road Runners: 3rd Sunday @  3:00 p.m. Oswego Public Library

Shooting Sports: LCHS Bus Barn please call for dates,

Thrifty Thrivers1st Tuesday @ 7:00 p.m. Berean Baptist Church, Parsons

Timber Hill: 3rd Tuesday @ 7:00 p.m. Dennis Community Center