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Frontier District

Ottawa Office
County Annex Building
1418 S. Main, Suite 2
Ottawa, KS 66067
785-229-3520
785-229-3527 fax

Lyndon Office
128 W. 15th
PO Box 400
Lyndon, KS 66451
785-828-4438
785-828-3427 fax

Garnett Office
411 S. Oak
PO Box 423
Garnett, KS 66032
785-448-6826
785-448-6153 fax

Osage County Events & Information

4-H Ban until 7-4-20


Mark your calendars

  • Small Animal Tagging for KJLS & KSF Only - 6/1/20
  • OS Co 4-H Council Meeting via Zoom - 6/29/20
  • Osage City Fair - 7/8-11/20
  • Melvern Fair - Canceled
  • Overbrook Fair - 8/12-15/20

4-H Council Meeting

All Frontier Extension District & 4-H face-to-face events are canceled between March 15 and July 4. 

The Osage County 4-H Council meeting will be Monday, June 29 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom.  Information on how to participate will be emailed to representatives.  Council members should plan to attend as there must be a representative from each club at every meeting.  

The next Club Leader meeting will be October 26.


4-H Livestock

Osage County Family Nomination Livestock Form


OS CO Small Animal Tagging

There will be no tagging needed for the county fair for this year ONLY!  If you have small animals (goats, swine or sheep) that need to be tagged for KJLS or the KSF, tagging for Osage County will be Monday, June 1 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at the Osage City Fairgrounds.  This will be the only tagging available  There will be no “last call” tagging date. You will also need to provide someone to get into your trailer to tag your animals. Agents and staff will not be entering trailers. Please bring all paperwork with you that evening as Janae will be available to sign it, as well.  DNA envelopes will also be available. 

As always, if there are any questions, please feel free to email Janae at jmcnally@ksu.edu or contact the Extension Office. 


 Osage County Horse Shows

The Overbrook Fair Horse Show pre-entries are due August 2.  The show is scheduled for August 8 at the Overbrook Fairgrounds.  In case of rain, the show will be at Burns Skyview Ranch.

Check-in will be from 8:00 - 8:30 a.m.  Horse Show will begin at 9:00 a.m.  Forms will be available in the Fairbook.


Horse (HAY) Meetings

4-H Horse

Osage County's Horse and Youth (HAY) meetings are open to any Frontier District 4-H member.  Meetings are the third Sunday of each month at 3:00 p.m. at the Skyview Ranch, 28312 S. Wanamaker, Osage City. Direct all questions to Dorothy at 785-806-5786 or Niki at 785-219-1829 or ncfm1234@hotmail.  The Facebook page for the group is 4-H H.A.Y. Club.


Osage County Shooting Sports

All Frontier Extension District & 4-H face-to-face events are canceled between March 15 and July 4. 
2019-2020 Osage County Shooting Sports schedule:
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Youth must be eight years of age by January 1, 2019 to be eligible to participate in Shooting Sports.  Direct any questions to Marcie at mqrq1228@embarqmail.com, Jan at lpclays@hotmail.com or Keri at dkharrisfarm@gmail.com.

All practices will be at 15303 S. Osage Road, Burlingame.  Bring a chair.


OS CO Council Committees

 Scholarships

4-H Clover

In honor of Deloris Schoepflin and Joyce Casten and to continue their commitment to 4-H, the Schoepflin and Casten families will offer scholarships for Osage County 4-H members to go to 4-H Camp or Discovery Days. Members are only allowed to receive each family scholarship once. Completed applications should be submitted to the Lyndon Extension Office by April 1.  Winners will be notified later with instructions on how to register. The application is available at the link above or at the Extension Office.  


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2020 Osage County Fairs

  • Osage - July 8-11
  • Melvern Sunflower Days - CANCELED
  • Overbrook - August 12-15
Osage County Fair Association WEBSITE and FACEBOOK

Osage County Forms - due 9/23

Friend of 4-H Award Nomination Form

Alumni Award Nomination Form

Osage County 4-H Family of the Year Nomination Form

National 4-H Week News Supplement

 

 

Report of Club Project Work