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Anderson County Events & Information

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  • Small Animal Weigh-in/Tagging - 5/1/19
  • Anderson County 4-H Council Meeting - 5/13/19

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.  The next Cloverbud meeting will be April 17.  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, 2019.  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.


Boots & Spurs Meeting

The Anderson County Horse Club, Boots & Spurs, meet at the Anderson County Fairgrounds at 7:00 p.m.  Meetings are planned for the last Monday of each month through August with ride nights at the Hughes' home.  Watch the groups Facebook page (Anderson County Boots and Spurs 4-H Horse Club) for those opportunities.  The next meeting will be April 29.  Contact Jenny with questions at jennifer.e.hughes@sprint.com


Anderson County Weigh-in/Tagging Dates

Livestock Tagging Image

Small Animal: Anderson County Fairgrounds on May 1 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Tags will be $3.00 each. 

Bucket Calves will be tagged this year and can be tagged on May 1.  The tag will be $4.00, regardless of which date is attended. 

The correct change is always appreciated.  Make checks payable to Anderson County 4-H Council.

Youth enrolled in the Rabbit, Fowl or Breeding Livestock projects(s) must own and have possession of his/her animal(s) by June 1.


Add/Drop Project Deadline

Frontier District 4-H Members have the ability to change personal information or add/drop projects at any time by logging on to 4-H Online.  Members do not need to contact the Extension Office to have information changed.  Adding or dropping projects must be done by May 1 in order for the member to enter in the 4-H Divisions of the Fair.  Members will not be able to change project information after the deadline.  


SCHOLARSHIPS

Anderson County 4-H Council will offer a $50 scholarship to those 4-H members filling out the application to attend any out-of-county event.  Youth are eligible to receive the scholarship only once per 4-H year.  This scholarship could be used to help cover the cost of Campference, Discovery Days, Camp, etc. The application must be submitted prior to the event payment deadline.

* Anderson County 4-H Event Scholarship

Jeanette Arnett Activity Scholarship 

OR Anderson County 4-H Council Out of County Scholarship

Application - PDF Version

 

* 2019 Anderson County 4-H Scholarship for High School Seniors

Application - PDF Version

The application is due by 5:00 pm to the Garnett Office by March 29, 2019. 


Anderson County Fairs

Anderson County Fair Association WEBSITE and FACEBOOK
 

Anderson County Fair - July 29 - August 3, 2019

Fair Theme - "All Roads Lead to the Fair"

2018 Anderson County FAIR BOOK

Kincaid Fair - TBA

FACEBOOK & WEBSITE