January Newsletter 2021 - Union Parish

Union Parish Clover Talk January 2021

4-H Senior Honor Cords

In an effort to recognize graduating 4-H seniors, the Louisiana 4-H Foundation sponsors the 4-H Honor Cord awards.

Qualifications are:

  • Must be a graduating Senior.
  • Must have been a 4-H member for 3 years.
  • Must have participated in at least 1 state sponsored program within the last 3 years.

If you have any questions you can call Brandon Reeder @ 368-9935.

2021 4-H Honor Cord qualification information and application link.

Lego Building Contest

Due Friday, January 29, 2021. 8am-4:30pm

  • Open to all 4-H members in grades 4th-12th
  • You may create your own Lego design
  • You must be able to carry your design yourself and it must be able to fit on half of a desk top. (nothing that is going to be needing a whole table or several tables) 11x14 max.
  • Describe what you have built on the label.
  • 1st-3rd places will be announced the following day.
  • Add: Name, Grade, School, and description of design on an index card with your design.

Congratulations to the Winners of The Recycled Art Contest:

  • 1st- Isabella Davis
  • 2nd- Laney Broussard
  • 3rd-Rance Broussard

4-H Draw a Dairy Billboard Contest

4-H Club members are to draw a billboard that encourages or promotes the consumption of milk and milk products and their importance for health.


  • Division I- 4th,5th and 6th grades
  • Division II-7th and 8th grades
  • Division III- 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grades


  1. Billboard design must be made on 22” x 28” regular poster board size only.
  2. Do Not Attach anything to the poster that is more than ½” thick.
  3. Do not use the commercial brand names of products on the poster. Do not use the jingles,slogans, signs or pictures that are trademark or copyright protected on poster.
  4. Be sure to print name, address, grade in school and parish on back of the poster in the upper right-hand corner. Please fill out the reporting form completely.
  5. A 4-H club member is allowed to win first place in each division Only Once.

Posters are due to Union Parish 4-H office by Monday, March 29,2021.

4-H Outdoor Grilling Workshop!

Date Has Not Been Determined.

Come join us for a new workshop with a local Grill Master on how to grill, grilling safety tips, and food safety! It will be open for all 4-H’ers in grades 4th-12th. Seating is limited so call and reserve your spot! Social distancing will be practiced and masks must be worn. If you have any questions, please contact our office at 318-368-9935.

Walk Their Way to Leadership!

Save the Date! 8th-12th grades can attend JLC

The same one day leadership event will be held March 11,2021 from 9:45a.m.-4:00p.m. in Shreveport.

Limited seating capacity! Event details will be released later this month!

If you have any questions about JLC, you can contact our office @ 318-368-9935.

The LSU AgCenter and LSU provide equal opportunities in programs and employment.

Should you need an ADA accommodation, please contact Brandon Reeder at 368-9935 no later than a month prior to event.

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