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4-H Club Days

4-H Club Day is an event which gives participants an opportunity to tell others about their 4-H projects and demonstrate their talents and abilities. Presentations such as talks, demonstrations, speeches, skits, music and dance are judged and awarded ribbons. The public is invited to come, watch and learn more about our 4-H and Youth Development Program.

  • 2022 County 4-H Club Day at the Hamilton School - Saturday, February 12th
  • 2022 Regional 4-H Club Days at the Madison High School - Saturday, March 26th

Citizenship in Action (CIA)

Would you like to have more influence in laws and rules that affect your life? Then you’ll want to go to Kansas 4-H Citizenship in Action! This two day event is sponsored by the State 4-H Youth Leadership Council. The purpose of the event is for Kansas youth to learn how the state legislative process works and how their voice and participation in decision-making can make a difference in their local communities. The legislative visit will not only familiarize youth with the capitol building, but will also show them how they can affect the legislative process.

When: February 20-21, 2022
Where: Topeka KS - Hotel Topeka at City Center
Who: Youth 13-18 years old by January 1 of the current year
Registration Fee: $200.00
Registration Deadline: February 1, 2022

BANQUET will be Sunday evening, if you are asking your legislators to join, please email dsratlif@ksu.edu by Feb 15 with any additional attendees.  The cost is $30 for additional attendees.

Greenwood County 4-H Favorite Foods Show

Friday, May 27, 2022 at the Greenwood County Courthouse

The Favorite Foods Show is an exhibit and contest to encourage 4-H’ers to learn about meal planning, food preparation, and presentation.  This is a creative and fun event for 4-Hers.  A “Favorite Food” is chosen, and is recommended that it is one the 4-H’er likes and likes to prepare. A menu is planned with the food, and the table decor is coordinated. Foods chosen may be main courses, desserts, snacks, breads, casseroles or any other.

A recipe card and a menu card should be displayed with the proper table setting. The 4-Her will visit informally with the judge and tell how to prepare and serve the food, why they selected the table service and dishes, and why the centerpiece is appropriate. The 4-Her should also know some of the nutritional value of the food and be able to discuss that with the judge.

4-H Discovery Days

When: June 1-3, 2022
Who: Youth 13-18 years old by January 1 of the current year
Cost: $195
Registration: Register here!  Registration will close May 1st.

NEW IN 2022!
We are excited to announce that Discovery Days participants will be included in a special recognition event honoring the State Project Award Winners. This event will be held in the K-State Student Union on the evening of Thursday, June 2nd and will include an evening social and entertainment. More details to follow!

Discovery Days objectives: 

  • Help youth learn new ideas, techniques, and skills they can use personally and in their 4-H clubs or groups and communities
  • Give youth in-depth training through hands-on educational sessions from content and youth development experts
  • Prepare youth to make informed decisions about their careers and college path
  • Enhance personal growth by giving opportunities to develop responsibility, confidence, independence, accountability, problem-solving, decision-making, and time management skills
  • Help youth meet new people and make new friends from different places and with different backgrounds from across the state
  • Provide an opportunity for youth to experience the K-State campus and its wealth of resources
  • Develop college and career readiness skills which prepare participants academically and socially for a successful transition to college and life as an adult

SE District 4-H Horse Show

Tuesday, June 28, 2022 in Parsons, KS

All entries must be postmarked by June 15th!
For more information click HERE!

Kansas State Fair

September 9-18, 2022 - Kansas State Fairgrounds, Hutchinson, KS

For more information click HERE!

Kansas Junior Livestock Show

September 30 - October 2, 2022 - Kansas State Fairgrounds, Hutchinson, KS

For more information click HERE!