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Anderson County Events & Information

Mark Your Calendars

  • 4-H Online Enrollment Opens - 10/1/18
  • Anderson County Achievement Program - 11/4/18
  • Anderson County 4-H Council & Leaders Meeting - 11/13/18

Anderson County Achievement Program

4-H Achievement Pins

The 4-H Achievement Program for Anderson County will be November 4, 2018, at 3:00 p.m. at Garnett High School.  Everyone should plan to attend and celebrate the achievements from 2017-18 4-H year.  Feel free to invite friends, relatives, sponsors.  Each club is also encouraged to set up a display table showing club or individual achievements or projects.  The building will be open by 2:00 p.m.  Displays should be set up before 3:00 p.m.  Cake and punch will be served after the program.


4-H Council & Leaders Meeting

The next Anderson County 4-H Council meeting will be held Tuesday, November 13, at 7:00 p.m. at the Annex BuildingA Leaders meeting will be held at 6:00 p.m. This will be the first Council meeting for this year and election of officers will be held.  Council members should plan to attend as there must be a representative from each club at every meeting in order for the club to be on track to receive a purple club seal at the end of the year.  All 4-H members, parents, or volunteers are welcome to attend the meetings, but only club elected Council members are allowed to vote.  


Adopt an Angel - Club/Group Service Project Opportunity

The KVC Health System's Adopt an Angel program is a way for individuals, families or groups to work together to brighten the holiday season for children in the foster care system.  A wish list will be provided and purchased gifts must be returned to the Ottawa KVC Office by December 8, 2018.  The Ottawa KVC Office serves patrons from the entire Frontier District.  If desired, an Angel from a specific county may be requested.  This is a great community service project.  Interested clubs or groups can contact Dawn at dcubbison@kvc.org or call 785-242-8965. The Extension Office can help transport gifts if needed.


Kansas State Fair 

Exhibits can be picked up at your home extension office on September 19.

The Extension Office can help with KSF info or questions or you can check out the State Fair Book.


Anderson County Cloverbud Meetings

The Anderson County Cloverbud group meets the third Wednesday of each month at the Extension office in Garnett at 6:00 p.m. Gaylene Comfort and Gayla Corley are the Cloverbud leaders.  You may direct questions to Galene at 785-448-8447 or comfort@gmail.com or to Gayla at 785-448-0301 or rextheterrible@yahoo.com.  

To be eligible to participate in Cloverbuds, a child must have celebrated his/her fifth or sixth birthday before January 1, 2018.  Cloverbud members must also be enrolled in the 4-H Online Enrollment System.  You can find this information on the District’s 4-H website under “Join”.  Parents should review the Cloverbuds policies  (especially information regarding livestock and pets).  Policy information is also available in the Extension office.


 SCHOLARSHIPS

* Anderson County 4-H Event Scholarship

Jeanette Arnett Activity Scholarship 

OR Anderson County 4-H Council Out of County Scholarship

Application - PDF Version


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 2018 Anderson County Fairs

  • Kincaid - September 27 - 29

 Anderson County Fair Association WEBSITE and FACEBOOK 


Previous Years Fairs

Anderson County Fair - July 30 - August 4, 2018

2018 Anderson County FAIR BOOK

Kincaid Fair - September 28 - 30, 2017

FACEBOOK & WEBSITE