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Cowley County

County 4-H Days 

Pre-register for 4-H Days to receive Flipgrid information (registration is open through February 1)

Upload entries via Flipgrid - now - February 1, 2021 at 5 p.m.

Judging feedback will be shared with members by mid-February 2021

Flip Grid - Instructional Video

2021 4-H Day at a Glance (from January 2021 newsletter)

4-H Day Guidelines - please note for 2021, some categories are not available. This document includes score sheets and specific expectations (music is memorized; etc.)

Favorite Family Foods Contest

 Gavel Game Turbo Guide  - new for 2021 
Three to five 4-H members can showcase their meeting and par-law skills by presenting 1 main motion plus two other procedures. Members can be from various clubs and any combination of ages (7-18).

Gavel Games Turbo Demonstration Video
Cowley County 4-H Junior Leaders have formed the Kid Napper 4-H Club for their Gavel Games Turbo Demonstration Video. They didn't have the Guide (available above), so they need some help and practice!

YQCA (Youth for the Quality Care of Animals) 

Only available online.

To Register click here

Annual Events - information will be posted as it is available:

Cowley County Classic Spring Beef Show
Cowley County Sheep and Meat Goat Show
South Central District Horse Show
Sunny Hills 4-H Camp

Rock Springs 4-H Center
June 15-18, 2021

Camp is a great opportunity for youth in 3rd-7th grades (complete) to meet other youth from across the state and participate in activities like riflery, archery, disc golf, horseback riding and more! Bring a friend! Campers do not have to be members of 4-H.

Due to COVID, the number of campers each county can take to camp will be limited.  Registration is taken on a first-come, first-serve basis and a waiting list will be available when we reach capacity.  Campers will wear face masks at all times, except while eating, swimming and sleeping.

Scholarships are available on a limited basis.

Registration is is $250 and is due April 30.  Register here.  Checks should be made payable to:  Cowley County 4-H Council, P.O. Box 538; Winfield, KS 67156.  NOTE:  Payment must be received in order for registration to be complete.

Camp Counselors

Counselors must be at least freshman- complete, preference is given to those who are sophomore- complete. Counselors will attend Counselor Training June 14-15.  Applications are due April 30, 2021.

Counselor Application

The Kansas 4-H Sportfishing Tournament

Open to all 4-Hers, contest runs throughout the year and ends September 15, 2021.

Click here for rules

Click here for entry form

 

2021 Cowley County Fair

July 29 - August 2, 2021

Fair pre-entries are due Thursday, July 1, 2021.

Please note:  4-H Members must be enrolled in the project by May 1 to exhibit at the county fair. Earlier dates apply for livestock entries.