In this article:
|4-H Calendar of Events|
|4-H Clover Kitchen|
|4-H Color Fun Run/Walk|
|4-H Horse Shows|
|4-H Record Book Time|
|4-H Seed of the Month Project Club Evaluation|
|Junior Leader Meeting|
|National 4-H Conference|
|Virtual 4-H Achievement Day|
1st - Horse Exhibitor Forms Due
4th – SET Club Meeting, Extension Office, 4:30-6:00 P.M.
7th - Parish Shooting Sports Competition
10th - 4-H Records Due
13th – Jr. Leadership Conference, Baton Rouge
15th - 21st - Southern Region Shooting Sports Match
22nd - Grade Horse Certificates Due
24th – Jr. Leader Meeting, Extension Office, 4:30-6:00 P.M.
29th – Virtual 4-H Achievement Day Entries Due
29th - Four-Wheeler Raffle Tickets & Monies Due
1st - Horse Possession Deadline
4th - Easter
12th - 18th - State Shooting Sports Match
21st - Jr. Leader Meeting, Extension Office, 4:30 P.M.
21st - Club Point Sheets & Treasurers Report Due
1st - 4-H Color Fun Run/Walk, Ag Arena, Opelousas
6th - SET Club Meeting, Extension Office, 4:30-6:00 P.M.
19th - Jr. Leader Meeting, Extension Office, 4:30 P.M.
Join the spring 4-H Project Club: Clover Kitchen. Throughout March 4-H’ers that register, will receive 2 recipes to cook at home with your family! Ingredient list will be emailed on Fridays, just in time for weekend grocery shopping, along with a YouTube video link of 4-H and FCS Agents cooking the recipe. You can follow along with the video and cook up a great recipe for your family. There is no charge to join- you just need to register using the link below.
The 4-H Color Fun Run/Walk will be held Saturday, May 1, 2021 at Ag Arena (behind Yambilee Building) in Opelousas. Check-In will be held from 8:00-8:45 A.M. and Fun Run/Walk will begin at 9:00 A.M. No same day registration. Obtain Fun Run/Walk registration form from a 4-H Agent. Early registration is due by Monday, April 5, 2021 to the 4-H Office. Registration is open to 4-H’ers and 2 family members. The course will cover 2 miles and be an untimed event.
Late Registration Fee: After April 5, 2021 – No same day registration.
The 4-H Horse Shows will be rapidly approaching, and now is the time to begin preparing for the Parish, District and State Horse Shows. Exhibitors must have possession of their horses prior to April 1, 2021.
All registered horses must be officially registered in the name of the 4-H club member or an immediate family member on or before April 1, 2021. To show a grade horse (non-registered horse), the 4-H’er must submit a certificate of ownership to the St. Landry 4-H Office by March 22, 2021. Grade horse certificates can be obtained from the 4-H Office.
Families must purchase the animal(s) for 4-H’ers to show. Interested 4-H’ers should contact Megan Plattsmier at 337-948-0561 for more information.
Four-H Record Books are due at your March 4-H meeting or the Extension Office, Wednesday, March 10, 2021.
The St. Landry Parish 4-H Agents would like the 4-H’ers that participated in the 4-H Seed of the Month Project Club to complete an evaluation. Please use the link below to access the evaluation. We ask that you complete the evaluation by Friday, March 12, 2021.
The March meeting will be Wednesday, March 24, 2021 from 4:30 - 6:00 P.M. at the Extension Office.
There will be a forum on the future direction of 4-H. Sophomores can apply to represent Louisiana at this conference. Finalists will be interviewed in June during 4-H University. An application form must be completed by interested 4-H'ers. Applications can be obtained from a 4-H Agent.
This event will be held virtually this year. All contest entries will need to be submitted by Monday, March 29, 2021. Video and picture submissions must be emailed to Lisa Benoit at the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Achievement Day Contests