47th Annual Fling Thing Craft & Vendor Show
Make your lists and get started on your holiday shopping at the Fling Thing on Sunday November 4th from 11-4 in the 4 Seasons Pavilion at the Bowman County Fairgrounds. This is the Bowman County 4-H’s biggest annual fundraiser. The 4-H will be serving lunch all day. Check out the Fling Things Facebook page found at @BowmanNDFlingThing to find out the current list of vendors. The list will be updated as more register.
|Date:||November 4, 2018|
Activities to Build Strong Youth Leaders
Presenters: Macine Lukach and Carrie Knutson
In this webinar you will learn about activities to do with youth to:
1. Discover what leadership is and how to become better leaders.
2. Learn about
– leadership etiquette in professional situations,
– basic table manners, and
– tips to improve social skills
3. Recognize the causes of conflict and develop strategies to manage conflict.
Macine and Carrie will also introduce teaching resources associated with Building Tomorrow’s Leaders program available through NDSU Extension.
|Date:||November 14, 2018|
Web site: https://extension.umn.edu/event/activities-build-strong-youth-leaders
Meating the Future - Come learn the basics of meat judging!
Meating the Future! Come learn the basics of meats judging
When: Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018
Time: Noon to 2 p.m.
Location: NDSU Shepperd Arena Meat Lab
Registration is required: This is a free event. However, for planning purposes, please indicate the names and county of the people attending. The registration deadline is Thursday, November 29th. To register, contact Leigh Ann Skurupey at LeighAnn.Skurupey@ndsu.edu.
This is a perfect opportunity to explore meats for the first time. Come let NDSU Meat Lab personnel introduce you to the fundamentals of retail cuts and the meats we eat. Learn about quality and yield grading meat, how to identify different cuts of meat and how to answer basic questions about meat from different species. You also will have pork and beef carcasses to learn from and evaluate. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to explore the meat science industry and learn more about the meat products we consume.
|Date:||December 1, 2018|
Leigh Ann Skurupey
Consumer Decision Making Contest
Contest is open to any 4-H member – bring your teams and/or individuals. We will have a junior division with ages 8-13 and senior division age 14-18 and will have top 3 places for individuals and teams. PLUS, we will have a Novice division for any age that will be a learning event and mock competition – will NOT be judged. Registration forms will be emailed out. November 28th is the registration deadline. Join in the fun and get some extra judging practice before the county and state contests!
|Date:||December 8, 2018|
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/stutsmancountyextension/4h-and-youth/county-events/consumer-choices-contest
2018 4-H Program Planning Team Meeting
More information and location to come!
|Date:||December 11 - 12, 2018|
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
2019 Equine 4-H Quiz Bowl
Quiz bowl contest with 3 age groups. Location and more details to come.
|Date:||January 19, 2019|
McLean County Hippology & Quiz Bowl Contest
Contestants will compete in the Hippology and Quiz Bowl Contest in three age divisions (Junior, Intermediate & Senior). Hippology Contest will involve two judging classes, a test, team problem and stations. More information will be available at a future date.
|Date:||January 26, 2019|
Napoleon FFA Alumni Agronomy, Livestock, and Ag Sales Event
4-H and FFA members compete in judging contests at the Napoleon Public School and Napoleon Livestock Auction Barn.
|Date:||February 2, 2019|
NW Judging Contest
4-H & FFA Livestock Judging, Hippology, Horse Judging,Crop Judging/Agrononmy, Livestock Quiz Bowl, Horse Quiz Bowl, Ag Sales,4-H Horse Speech & Demonstration
|Date:||February 2, 2019|
Burleigh County Hippology Contest
FEBRUARY 9, 2019
Burleigh County Extension Ofce • 3715 East Bismarck Expressway • Bismarck, ND 58501
Hippology Contest 9:00 a.m. CST • 4-H Dress Required
8-13 Juniors – Team Contest
8-13 Intermediate – Independent Contest
14-18 Seniors – Independent Contest
Pre-Register by February 1, 2019 to Lorie Erickson
701-850-5503 • firstname.lastname@example.org
$7.00 Per Person (Lunch Included) • Awards for Top 10 in Each Category
|Date:||February 9, 2019|
Ambassador Applications Due
Ambassador applications are due May 15th to the Center for 4-H for Selections. Selections is held during the 4-H Extension Youth Conference in June at NDSU.
For more information about the Ambassador application please visit the website at: https://www.ndsu.edu/fileadmin/4h/Ambassadors/ambassador_application.pdf
|Date:||May 15, 2019|
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/fileadmin/4h/Ambassadors/ambassador_application.pdf