4-H Calendar

2020 Tentative Knox County/State 4-H Schedule

Revised 4/22/2020

 

April                  

24-26     Adult 4-H Shooting Sports Instructor Workshop – Canter’s Cave 4-H Camp – POSTPONED

25           State 4-H Horse Communications Contest – 9 a.m., OSU Animal Sciences Building, Columbus – POSTPONED TO MAY 6

25           Ohio 4-H Dairy Palooza – 9 a.m., Canfield Fairgrounds, Canfield – CANCELLED

27           Knox County 4-HOnline Enrollment Due – Midnight

28           Camp Counselor Combined Meeting (Knox & Holmes) – 6 p.m. – CANCELLED

28           Junior Fair Board Meeting – 7: 30 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

29          Horse Quality Assurance – 1 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

30           Livestock Quality Assurance – 3 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

 

May  

1             Possession Date for most animal projects – MOVED TO JUNE 1

1             Broiler Pool Orders Due – 5 p.m., SHOULD BE MAILED TO KNOX COUNTY AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY, 19545 ANKNEYTOWN ROAD, FREDERICKTOWN, OH 43019

2             Market Lamb Tagging – 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon – POSTPONED TO JUNE 6, MORE INFORMATION TO COME

2             Dairy Market Feeder Tagging – 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon – POSTPONED TO JUNE 6, MORE INFORMATION TO COME

2             Market Goat Tagging – 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon – POSTPONED TO JUNE 6, MORE INFORMATION TO COME

2             Livestock Quality Assurance – 1 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

5             Horse Quality Assurance – 5 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

5             4-H Horse Lease Agreements, ID & Royalty & PAS Papers Due – 7 p.m. – CAN BE UPLOADED TO 4HONLINE, MAILED TO PO BOX 707, MOUNT VERNON, OR EMAILED TO LAUREN OR ANDREA

5             4-H Equine Advisory Committee – 7 p.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

6             Livestock Quality Assurance – 3 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

7             Quality Assurance Training – 6 to 7:30 p.m., Mount Vernon High School – POSTPONED & TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

8             Horse Quality Assurance – 4 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

11           Livestock Quality Assurance – 4 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

11           Horse Quality Assurance – 7 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

14           Quality Assurance Training – 6 to 7:30 p.m., Danville High School – POSTPONED & TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

15           Livestock Quality Assurance – 4 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

15           Contest Day & Pre-Fair Judging Sheets Due – 5 p.m. OSU Extension Office – POSTPONED TO JUNE 15 FOR PRE-FAIR JUDGING SHEET, CONTEST DAY - CANCELLED

16           Cloverbud Saturday – 9 to 11 a.m., OSU Extension Office – CANCELLED

16           Horse Quality Assurance – 10 a.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

19           Livestock Quality Assurance – 5 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

19           Camp Counselor Meeting – 6 p.m., 1025 Harcourt Road, Mount Vernon – CANCELLED

19           Junior Fair Board Meeting – 7:30 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

20           Contest Day – 6:30 p.m., OSU Extension Office – CANCELLED

20           State 4-H Dog Bowl Contest Registration Due – POSTPONED TO SEPTEMBER 10

https://ohio4h.org/events/ohio-4-h-dog-bowl-contest

 

 

21           Horse Quality Assurance – 6 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

22           Ohio 4-H Sea Camp Registration Due https://ohio4h.org/camp/sea-camp - CANCELLED

23           Livestock Quality Assurance – 10 a.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

25           Ohio 4-H Shooting Education Camp (ages 9-12) Registration Due – CANCELLED https://ohio4h.org/sites/ohio4h/files/imce/shootingsports/SECampForms/2020_SECamp/JrSECamp_registration_form_2020.pdf

25           Office Closed - Memorial Day Observance   

27           Livestock Quality Assurance – 5 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

28           Camp Counselor Combined Meeting (Knox & Holmes) – 6 p.m., Danville – CANCELLED

 

June  

1             Quality Assurance Deadline for Knox County – MOVED TO JULY 1

1             Dog Paperwork/Entries Due – 5 p.m., OSU Extension Office – POSTPONED TO JULY 1

1             State 4-H Hippology Contest Registration Due  - TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY   https://ohio4h.org/sites/ohio4h/files/imce/animal_science/Horse/2020/Hipp%20Reg%20Form%2020.pdf

1             Ohio State Fair Horse Judging Contest Registration Due – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY 

https://ohio4h.org/sites/ohio4h/files/imce/animal_science/Horse/2020/Judging%20Reg%20Form%2020.pdf

1            Cloverbot Challenge Registration Due – POSTPONED TO JUNE 13 AND WILL BE HELD VIRTUALLY

https://ohio4h.org/sites/ohio4h/files/imce/statewide_programs/Cloverbuds/2020%20Cloverbot%20Challenge%20flyer.pdf

1 -5        State 4-H Leadership Camp – 4-H Camp Ohio, St. Louisville – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

2             Livestock Quality Assurance – 6 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

2             4-H Equine Advisory Committee – 7 p.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

4             Broiler Pool Pickup – 1 to 6 p.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

4             Jr. Fair Entries – 1 to 6 p.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

5-9         Knox/Holmes County 4-H Camp – 4-H Camp Ohio, St. Louisville – CANCELLED  

6             Cloverbud Day Camp – 4-H Camp Ohio, St. Louisville – C ANCELLED

6             Beef Feeder Tagging & Weigh-In – 8 to 10 a.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon – MORE INFORMATION TO FOLLOW

6             Archery Shooting Sports Shoot during Knox/Holmes 4-H Camp - CANCELLED

7-12       Camp Canopy – FFA Camp Muskingum, Carroll County – CANCELLED  https://www.ohioforest.org/events/register.aspx?id=1319798&itemid=24c70a28-746e-407b-ac9d-03346e7c246a

8             Shotgun Shooting Sports Shoot during Knox/Holmes 4-H Camp – CANCELLED

8             Ohio State Avian Bowl Contest Registration Due https://ohio4h.org/events/ohio-state-fair-4-h-avian-bowl-contest  

10           Ohio 4-H Shooting Education Camp (ages 12-18) Registration Due – CANCELLED https://ohio4h.org/sites/ohio4h/files/imce/shootingsports/SECampForms/2020_SECamp/SrSECamp_registration_form_2020.pdf

11           Livestock Quality Assurance – 2 p.m. – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

12           Early Judging in the Afternoon by Appointment Only – OSU Extension Office – POSTPONED TO JULY 10

13           Cloverbud Cloverbot Challenge – Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center, Columbus – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

14           Knox County Poultry Clinic – 6 to 8 p.m., Small Animal Barn, Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

15           State 4-H Hippology Contest – 8 a.m., Union County Fairgrounds, Marysville – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

15           State 4-H Horse Judging Contest – 8 a.m., Union County Fairgrounds, Marysville – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

16           Rabbit Showmanship Clinic – 6 p.m., Small Animal Barn, Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

17-19     4-H Camp Tech – Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center, Columbus – CANCELLED

18          Ohio 4-H Rabbit Quiz Bowl Entries Due https://ohio4h.org/sites/ohio4h/files/2019%20OSF%20Rabbit%20Quiz%20Bowl%20Entry%20Form.pdf           

19           Early Judging in the Afternoon by Appointment Only – OSU Extension Office – POSTPONED TO JULY 10

20           State 4-H Dog Bowl Contest – 9 a.m., Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center, Columbus – POSTPONED TO OCTOBER 17

20           Knox County Poultry Clinic – 8 to 10 a.m., Small Animal Bar, Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

20           Ohio State Junior Fair Livestock, Dog, Rabbit & Poultry Entries Due http://ohiostatefair.com/livestock/  

22           Jr. Fair Entry Check – 1 to 6 p.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon – POSTPONED TO JUNE 29

23           Rabbit Showmanship Clinic – 6 p.m., Small Animal Barn, Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

24           Food/Nutrition Judging – 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., Mount Vernon High School Cafeteria – POSTPONED TO JULY 15

24           Miscellaneous Judging – 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., Mount Vernon High School Cafeteria – POSTPONED TO JULY 15

24           Rocketry Judging – 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Mount Vernon High School Practice Field – POSTPONED TO JULY 15

26-28    Ohio 4-H Shooting Education Camp (ages 9-12) – Canter’s Cave 4-H Camp – CANCELLED

29           Dog Showmanship, You and Your Dog Judging and Skillathon – 4:00 p.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

27           Market Rabbit Tagging – 8 to 11 a.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon – MORE INFORMATION TO FOLLOW

28           Equine PAS Show – 9 a.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon – CANCELLED

29           Junior Fair Board Meeting – Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

30           Rabbit Showmanship Clinic – 6 p.m., Small Animal Barn, Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

30           Junior Fair Board Meeting – Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon – TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY

 

July                   

1             Dog Obedience, Rally, Agility Judging – 4 p.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon  - POSTPONED

1             Ohio State Fair Dressage Horse Show Entries Due

https://ohio4h.org/sites/ohio4h/files/imce/animal_science/Horse/2020/Dressage%20Entry%20Form_0.pdf   

3             Office Closed 4th of July Observance

6             Livestock Interview Judging & Skillathon – 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., Mount Vernon High School – POSTPONED TO JULY 20

6             Ohio State Fair Horse Show Entries Due http://ohiostatefair.com/livestock/

6             Ohio State Fair Poultry Judging Registration Due https://ohio4h.org/events/ohio-state-fair-4-h-poultry-judging-contest   

7             Rabbit Showmanship Clinic – 6 p.m., Small Animal Barn, Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

7             4-H Equine Advisory Committee – 7 p.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

9             Clothing Judging – 12:30 to 4 p.m., Mount Vernon H.S. Cafeteria – POSTPONED TO JULY 15

9             Style Revue/Awards Program – 7 p.m., Mount Vernon High School Theater – POSTPONED TO JULY 18 AT 10 A.M.

11-15     Ohio 4-H Sea Camp – Kelley’s Island – CANCELLED

11           Cloverbud Saturday – 9 to 11 a.m., OSU Extension Office

11           Ohio State Fair Avian Bowl Contest – Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center, Columbus

13           Livestock Interview Judging & Skillathon – 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., Mount Vernon High School

13           Ohio State Fair 4-H Livestock Judging Contest Registration Due https://ohio4h.org/events/ohio-state-fair-4-h-livestock-judging-contest

14           Rabbit Showmanship Clinic – 6 p.m., Small Animal Barn, Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

15          Knox County Poultry Clinic – 6 to 8 p.m., Small Animal Barn, Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

18           Ohio State Fair 4-H Rabbit Quiz Bowl Contest – 9 a.m., Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center, Columbus

19-24     Ohio 4-H Shooting Education Camp (ages 12-18) – Canter’s Cave 4-H Camp – CANCELLED

20-24     Ohio State Fair Junior Fair Horse Shows & Horse Show Poster Contest – Ohio Expo Center, Columbus

21           Ohio State Fair Junior Fair Dressage Show – Ohio Expo Center, Columbus

22           Junior Fair Board Meeting – 5 p.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

 

23           Junior Fair Board Meeting – 10 a.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

24           Project Check-In for the Booth Building – 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

25           Project Check-In for the Booth Building – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

25-Aug. 1            Knox County Fair – Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

26           Flower & Vegetable Judging (all classes) – 9 a.m., Booth Building, Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

29-Aug. 9            Ohio State Fair – Ohio Expo Center, Columbus

31           Ohio State Fair 4-H Livestock Judging Contest – 10 a.m., Ohio Expo Center, Columbus

Aug. 1   Junior Fair Board Meeting – 2 p.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

 

August         

3-7         Operation Military Kids Camp – Kelley’s Island – CANCELLED

8             Ohio State Fair Poultry Judging Contest – 9:30 a.m., Ohio Expo Center, Columbus

14           Ohio 4-H Teen Leadership Applications Due

15           Club Achievement/Incentive Score Sheet Due – 5 p.m., OSU Extension Office

31           State 4-H Horse Competitive Trail Ride Registration Due https://ohio4h.org/sites/ohio4h/files/imce/animal_science/Horse/2020/Trail%20Ride%20Reg%20Form20.pdf

 

September

1             4-H Equine Advisory Committee – 7 p.m., Knox County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon

7             Office Closed Labor Day Observance

11-12     State 4-H Horse Competitive Trail Ride – Caesar Creek State Park Horse Camp, Waynesville

14           State Groom & Clean Contest Registration Due https://ohio4h.org/sites/ohio4h/files/imce/animal_science/Horse/2020/G%20%26%20C%20Reg%20Form%2020.pdf  

22-24     Farm Science Review – London

26           State Groom & Clean Contest – Hartford Fairgrounds, Croton

26           Ohio 4-H Shooting Sports Instructor Workshop Registration Due

https://ohio4h.org/sites/ohio4h/files/imce/shootingsports/WorkshopForms/2020_Forms/FallAdultLeaderTrainingworkshopregistrationform2020.pdf                             

 

October

2-25       All-American Quarter Horse Congress – Ohio Expo Center, Columbus

4-10       National 4-H Week

5             Annual Awards Recognition – 6:30 p.m.

6             4-H Equine Advisory Committee – 7 p.m., Knox County

23-25     Adult 4-H Shooting Sports Instructor Workshop – Canter’s Cave 4-H Camp

 

November   

11           Office Closed Veteran’s Day

23           Ohio 4-H Horse Show Judges Clinic Registration Due

https://ohio4h.org/sites/ohio4h/files/imce/animal_science/Horse/2020/Judges%20Clinic%20Registration%20Form%2020.pdf

26-27     Office Closed - Thanksgiving Observance

 

December

5             Market Beef & Market Dairy Steer Weigh-In & Tagging – 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., Knox County

Fairgrounds

5-6         Ohio 4-H Horse Show Judges Conference – 9 a.m., Kottman Hall, OSU Campus

24           Office Closed – Christmas Observance

25           Office Closed Christmas Observance