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Frontier District

Ottawa Office
County Annex Building
1418 S. Main, Suite 2
Ottawa, KS 66067
785-229-3527 fax

Lyndon Office
128 W. 15th
PO Box 400
Lyndon, KS 66451
785-828-3427 fax

Garnett Office
411 S. Oak
PO Box 423
Garnett, KS 66032
785-448-6153 fax

Area & State Events and Information

Upcoming Events

Kansas 4-H Dog Conference & Quiz Bowl - October 19-20

Equine Extravaganza - November 9

Leavenworth County Livestock Judging Clinic & Contest - December 7

Discovery Days - May 27-29, 2020

Fantastic Camp at Rock Springs 4-H Center - June 19-22

2019 Kansas State Fair Information

2019 KS State Fair Logo

2019 Kansas State Fair Results

Kansas State Fair Website
2019 Kansas State Fair Kansas 4-H Exhibitor Handbook
2019 Kansas State Fair Kansas 4-H/Kansas FFA Exhibitor Handbook

Photo Contest

4-H Photography

Happy Birthday, Kansas! Photo Contest

Students across Kansas are invited to leave a lasting legacy for future generations by depicting our life today. The theme for this year's student photo contest is Going to School in Kansas.  This photo contest is open to students in first grade through high school during 2019.  Entry deadline is December 15, 2019.

For complete rules and to learn how to submit photos, go to Kansas Historical Society, Student Photo Contest.

Kansas 4-H Dog Conference & Quiz Bowl


The Kansas 4-H Dog Conference and Quiz Bowl will be October 19-20 at Rock Springs 4-H Center.  It is open to all Kansas 4-H members, accompanying parents, volunteer 4-H leaders and KSRE staff.  The theme is “Rock Star 4-H Dogs”.   The conference will have a special youth-dog activity outside, "Dog Fashion Show and Karaoke" evening program, dog skill-a-thon, quiz bowl, prepared and impromptu presentations, plus s'mores and much more.

Cost is $125.00 for full-time participants, $75.00 for Saturday only and $50.00 for Sunday only.  The fee for full-time registration covers all educational sessions, speakers, dog presentations, quiz bowl, skill-a-thon, lunch, dinner and breakfast, breaks, and one night’s lodging at Rock Springs 4-H Center.  Part-time registration costs are less for fewer educational programs and services provided.  T-shirts and hoodies may be ordered online for an additional cost.

The deadline to register was October 7REGISTER HERE.

2019 4-H Equine Extravaganza

2019 Equine Extravaganza

The Equine Extravaganza is an educational event for those interested in learning more about the Horse Project. There will be sessions for youth and adults. Youth will learn about the competitive events held at Horse Panorama, horse health and care, and basics in showing. Youth will also have a session on Achievement Level I, with the option to take the written and riding tests at the end of the day. Adults will have sessions on improving project meetings, becoming contest coaches, and level evaluating.

This event will be Saturday, November 9 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Rock Springs 4-H Center, 1168 Highway K167, Junction City, KS.  Registration fees for both adults and youth are $20.00 and Achievement Level I Written and Riding Tests are each $5.00.  The deadline to register was October 15.  For more information, directions, the agenda and to register, go to:


Livestock Judging Clinic and Contest
Livestock Judging

The Leavenworth County Livestock Committee is sponsoring a Livestock Judging Clinic and Contest on Saturday, December 7.  It will be held at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds in Tonganoxie, KS.  See the flyer posted below for more information and to complete the registration form.  Early registrations are due by November 25.  Please direct questions to Karol Lohman at klohman@ksu.edu or 913-364-5700.

Judging Clinic & Contest Flyer 

K-State Youth Livestock Program

The K-State Youth Livestock Program Update has program updates, dates and information about upcoming producer days and more.  You can also keep updated about K-State Youth Livestock Program at their website.




Area and State Events/Activities

Area and State Calendar of Events  page

Register to Attend State 4-H Events


View more events on the Frontier District's Calendar of Events page