Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Cloverbuds Bugging Out

Both Orange County 4-H Cloverbud Clubs will be bugging out!
May 15, 2018 at 6:30 pm 
at Veteran's Park Shelter

This meeting will replace your regular May meeting.

Dr. Paul Semtner, the Bug Man, will have displays
of bugs and insects for the kids to enjoy!

Your fair entries will be due the day after this meeting, May 16.

Monday, April 30, 2018

2018 Virginia State 4-H Horse T-shirt Contest


2018 VA State 4-H Horse Show
T-Shirt Design Contest

The Virginia State 4-H Horse Program is offering the 7th Annual T-Shirt Design Contest.

The winning entry will have their artwork featured on the official State Show T-Shirt at the State Show in Lexington in September.

Please read the attached rules and entry form closely and submit your design. Please note that all designs must be postmarked no later than Friday, June 22nd!!!

The artwork will be posted on the 4-H Horse Program website and the Virginia 4-H Horse Program Facebook and Instagram page after June 30th so that 4-H members can vote for their favorite design. The design with the most votes overall will win!


Guidelines and entry form can be found:  https://bit.ly/2HDKqop


Thursday, April 26, 2018

New at the Fair! Parent and Alumni Showmanship FUN SHOW

Calling all 4-H parents and 4-H alumni! We have a new FUN SHOW at the fair on Wednesday night! Befriend a 2018 exhibitor who will let you borrow a cow (beef or dairy), goat (meat or dairy), or sheep to show at the fair. There is no cost to enter and there will be prizes!

Brush up on your skills and we'll see you at the fair. Many thanks to Jay Eutsler for organizing and Patti Knight for sponsoring.

Enter online at this link!

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Photo courtesy of Holstein Association

Monday, April 23, 2018

April 29 Fair Clean Up Day


 4-H Community Service

The Orange County Fair Association is having another  clean up/grounds prep day on Sunday, April 29th at 1:00pm.

All Volunteers are welcome to come, many jobs to do.

The Fair is early this year and there is a lot of work to be done.