Friday, December 7, 2018

Poultry & Rabbit Workshops Set


All Workshops will start at 6:00 p.m.

WORKSHOPS AT THE CABIN
February 10th, 2019  "Starting a Market Poultry Project"
February 17th, 2019 "Starting a Market Rabbit Project"
March 10th, 2019 "Starting a Cavy Project"
March 24th, 2019 "Breeding Rabbits for Fair"
April 7th, 2019 "Conditioning my Show Stock Exhibition Bird"
April 28th, 2019 "Cavy Fitting and Grooming"
May 5th, 2019 " Egg Production and Exhibition - For the Egg Class Exhibitor"

 WORKSHOPS AT THE SMALL ANIMAL BARN
May 19th, 2019 "Rabbit Showmanship and Cavy Showmanship"
June 9th, 2019 "Poultry Showmanship"
June 23rd, 2019 "Selecting My Egg Project"
July 7th, 2019 "Selecting My Market Rabbit Project"
July 21st, 2019 "Selecting My Market Poultry Project"

Friday, November 9, 2018

Lady Spartan Basketball

Details are out for the February 24th Lady Spartan Basketball game against the Wolverines! Free tickets are available to MSU Extension 4-H Youth and their families, 4-H volunteers and MSU Extension staff and their families! GET YOUR FREE tickets by calling the MSU Extension Office. We will place the order and you can pick up your tickets in February.

Participants are asked to wear green and white 4-H and/or Extension apparel if possible.  The game will be held at the Breslin Center and will start at 2:00 p.m.  You will use the Southwest Harrison Gate to enter the facility and the doors will open at 12:30 p.m. Talk with your club, 4-H friends and parents and get your tickets ordered TODAY!!

Thursday, November 1, 2018

4-H Newsletter Ready

Attention 4-H Families:  Your November / December 4-H Newsletter is ready for your viewing!  Take a moment to catch up on all the 4-H happenings here in Branch County!

Monday, October 29, 2018

Shooting Sports Guidelines

Interested in BB, .22, Archery, Trap or Air Rifle or Air Pistol?

Take a look at the 2019 Shooting Sports Guidelines and get prepared for the 2019 year!  Shooting Sports leaders are listed for each discipline, details on equipment guidelines and locations and start dates are listed.  The next meeting date / sign up is set for February 19, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.at the MSUE Conference Room.  Get signed up TODAY if you want to take part in the Branch County 4-H Shooting Sports Program!

  • Notebooks will be required to participate in Shooting Sports Club.  (will be available at Feb. Meeting)  
  • 7 and 8 year olds can participate in county BB and Archery program.
  • State Shooting Sports Tournament is August 3 in Port Huron
  • Watch for new opportunities for advanced SS members to be announced by State 4-H program soon.
  • SS members need to make sure they enroll and put discipline on enrollment.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Results of Club Display Contest

Our judges made their rounds around the county to score our 4-H Club Display exhibits.  The winners for the Yard Display is the Bronson Harvesters with 1st Place and Meat Judging Team got a 2nd place.  The Window Painting category had a 1st place for the All American Happy Workers with a 2nd place going to the Cransonettes & Jets!  Our Display Window winner went to one of our newest clubs, Denim & Dust.  Congratulations to all!  Check out the pictures on our Facebook page.

Monday, October 8, 2018

Fall Club Forms

Club leaders are working hard this fall to get their club reports in.  If they need additional forms, please CLICK HERE .  November 15th is the deadline and I am sure they may need another set. Get your dues money into your club leader so they can accomplish their reports!

Shooting Sports Meeting

The Shooting Sports organizational meeting is set for Wednesday, October 24th at 7:00 p.m. at the MSUE Conference Room.  New and re-enrolled interested youth and parents need to attend this informative meeting.  Your discipline leaders will be present to discuss supply needs, days and locations for practices and many other details regarding their discipline area.   Guidelines for Shooting Sports will be given out that evening.