Thursday, September 14, 2017

4-H Online Helpful Tips

It's fall and time to re-enroll in 4-H.  Here are some helpful tips and reminders about a successful re-enrollment process.  Many are saying..."I forgot my Password"... "What do I do if my email changed?"   You will get answers to your questions with this Tip Sheet.  There are also helpful TIPS for Organizational Leaders too!  Get your family 4-H paperwork accomplished and enroll TODAY.  Click HERE for your 4-H Online Helpful Tips Sheet.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

4-H Newsletter is READY!

It's finally here.  Take a look at all of the upcoming Fall 4-H activities!  Check out the NEWSLETTER!

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

FREE Farm Stress Workshop

Monday, September 25th from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. there will be a FREE workshop to discuss Farm Stress.  MSU Extension has developed a workshop specifically designed for people who work with agricultural producers and farm families who want to know more about managing farm related stress and learn ways to approach and communicate with those in need.  Farmers and farm families are also encouraged to attend.  For more information CLICK here for the flyer.

It will be held at the MSUE Conference room.  It is a FREE workshop that includes lunch!  Please register at:  https://events.anr.msu.edu/farmersunderstress_branch/


Monday, August 21, 2017

Club Grant Program

Another 4-H year is starting and Branch County 4-H Clubs can apply for a grant.  The maximum grant will be $250.00.  Funds must be spent to support new programming, leadership opportunities and scholarship to events.  CLICK here for the guidelines and official forms.

Friday, August 18, 2017

Fall Enrollment Meetings

It's that time of the year where we are finishing up one 4-H year and planning for the NEXT!!  Organizational Leaders or a club representative will be attending one of three meetings that are set for the Fall Enrollment Process.  These choices are Wednesday, September 6th at 7:30 p.m., Friday, September 8th at Noon or Saturday, September 9th at 10:00 a.m.  Please call to RSVP for the Friday meeting as pizza lunch is provided. 

All meetings will be held at the MSUE conference Room.  New 4-H leader process, club reports and needed reporting details will be discussed.  Club who ordered their 4-H pins and certificates can also pick them up at this time.  Club leaders... pick one of these dates to attend to get your clubs' packet to start another FUN and EXCITING year in Branch County 4-H!!

National 4-H Week Display Contest

Fall is fast approaching and that means that National 4-H Week is coming and Branch County 4-H is having a Club Display Contest!  This contest will be held from October 1 -7, 2017.  The Branch County 4-H Foundation sponsors the cash prizes with $50 dollars for 1st place, $30.00 for 2nd place, $20.00 for 3rd place and $10.00 for honorable mention.  There three categories that clubs can sign up for are Club Displays, Window Paintings and Yard Displays or Billboards.  Clubs can call into the MSUE Office at 279-4311 to sign up.  Check out the guidelines for details.