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CSU Extension - Garfield County March 2019 - "in the loop" newsletter

These are our 4-H youth and advisors that will be traveling to Washington, D.C. in July 2019. Watch for upcoming events to help them reach their fundraising goals.

Hannah Barbata working on her Cake Decorating project!

It's time to get to work on your project requirements for this year's fair. If you haven't picked up your project books from the Extension Office, please give us a call (970-625-3969 ext 3) or stop by the office.

Elosia Capraro working on her Cake Decorating 1 project!

MARCH DATES TO REMEMBER

More information on the flyers in this newsletter

  • 3/1 - Friday Clubs - Robotics - EH - 1-3pm
  • 3/1 - Cottage Foods class - GWS BOCC room
  • 3/2 - Canning 101 class - Meeker, CO
  • 3/3 - CWF meeting - Ext Office - 4pm
  • 3/6 - Dog Training - SH - 7pm
  • 3/7 - CO Master Gardener Class - EH - 9am-4pm
  • 3/7 - Air Shooting Practice - SH 6pm
  • 3/7 - Open Ride- Roping (no horses) - IA - 6pm
  • 3/8 - Friday Clubs - EH - Cooking w/Kids - 10am; Quilting - 12pm
  • 3/8 - District Retreat - GWS - Check in 4-6:30pm
  • 3/9 - SS Safety Training - Basalt - 9am
  • 3/9 - Pruning Workshop - Silt - 10am
  • 3/9 - District Retreat continues in GWS
  • 3/10 - District Retreat ends - pick up at 9-9:45am
  • 3/11 - Dehydration class - EH - 6-9pm
  • 3/11 - Horse Advisory Meeting - Ext Office 6:30pm
  • 3/12 - CO Master Gardener Class - EH - 9am-4pm
  • 3/13 - Pesticide Applicators' Training - GWS - 8am
  • 3/13 - Dog Training - SH - 7pm
  • 3/14 - Fair Board meeting - GWS - 6pm
  • 3/14 - Air Shooting Practice - SH 6pm
  • 3/14 - Open Ride - Roping (w/horses) - IA - 6pm
  • 3/15 - Last day to register for SS Leaders' Training in Rifle on 3/29-3/31/2019 - register on 4honline.com
  • 3/15 - Friday Clubs - EH - Entomology - 10am
  • 3/16 - SS Safety Training - Rifle - 9am
  • 3/16 - Gymkhana - IA - 8am-4pm
  • 3/17 - Cloverbuds - EH - 1/30 pm
  • 3/19 - Leadership class - EH - 7pm
  • 3/19 - 4-H County Council meeting - EH - 7:30 pm
  • 3/20 - Dog Training - SH - 7pm
  • 3/21 - CO Master Gardener Class - EH - 9am-4pm
  • 3/21 - Air Shooting Practice - SH 6pm
  • 3/21 - Open Ride - Western showmanship - IA - 6pm
  • 3/22 - Friday Clubs - EH - Horse Bowl - 10am; Quilting - 12pm; Jr. Master Gardener - 1pm; Outdoor Adventures - 1pm
  • 3/25 - Dehydration class - Carbondale - 6pm
  • 3/26 - Superintendents' meeting - EH - 5:30
  • 3/26 - LMC meeting - EH - 6:30pm
  • 3/27 - Shooting Sports Council mtg - NH - 7pm
  • 3/27 - Dog Training - SH - 7pm
  • 3/28 - CO Master Gardener Class - EH - 9am-4pm
  • 3/28 - Air Shooting Practice - SH 6pm
  • 3/28 - Open Ride - CANCELED
  • 3/29 - RSO SS Leaders' Training - SH - 7:30am-5:30pm
  • 3/29 - SS Leaders' Certification Training - Garfield County Fairgrounds - 6-9:30pm
  • 3/30 - SS Leaders' Certification Training - Garfield County Fairgrounds - 8am-9pm
  • 3/31 - SS Leaders' Certification Training - Garfield County Fairgrounds - 8-11:30am

Livestock members should review the IMPORTANT DATES to know in the following document:

Pics from Rocky Mountain Wranglers Robotics classes

All 4-H members aged 5-7 and their siblings are encouraged to attend the Cloverbud meetings!!!

It's not too late to start attending our FRIDAY CLUBS! They are open to 4-H and non 4-H youth ages 8-18!

Our 4-H Youth that will be attending Washington DC in July would like to thank everyone that helped with or bid at their silent auction during Ag Expo! They would also like to give a special thanks to Bookcliff, Mount Sopris & South Side Conservation Districts and the other contributors of Ag Expo for the additional $1333.59 sponsorship of their trip!

Livestock exhibitors - Please upload your animal information to your 4honline account as you get your animals. It is best to NOT start an animal upload until you have all of your information together to enter. Partially entering an animal's information may cause added information to later not transfer to the FairEntry program. If you need help with the animal uploads follow these directions or call the Extension Office for help.

Our 4-H Shooting Sports participants are selling raffle tickets for a Browning Silver Hunter 12gauge Shotgun!!! Each ticket is $20.00 and if you purchase $100.00 worth of tickets, you will receive a FREE KNIFE!!! Tickets can be purchased from Garfield County 4-H Shooting Sports youth or from the Extension Office at the Garfield County Fairgrounds.

Shooting Sports youth - please pick up shotgun raffle tickets from your club leaders or from the Extension Office to sell. Each SS youth is asked to sell a minimum of 20 tickets. The drawing for the shotgun will be on May 17th during our 4-H Shamrock Shindig.

Below are the declaration forms necessary for your animal uploads if you are participating in the Producer Market or Breeding Classes.

ARE YOU A SENIOR (14-18 YR OLD) or AN INTERMEDIATE (11-13 YR OLD) 4-H MEMBER THAT WOULD LIKE TO HELP OUT FOR THIS YEAR'S FAIR?????

Below is the Junior and Assistant Junior Fair Superintendent's applications that needs to be turned into Abi Saeed by April 28th if you want to be a Jr. or Asst. Jr. Superintendent this year.

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