Halloween is probably the holiday on everyone’s mind, but we are now taking orders for holiday poinsettias to be delivered December 1st. Call the Extension Office or find a 4-H member to order. Thanks for your support!
Thursday, September 29, 2011
Three members of the HoofMates 4-H Club represented Orange County at the 50th VA State 4-H Championship Horse Show this past weekend. Their results are:
Ashleigh Ramey on Fenway Armani:
1st – Large Hunter Pleasure Pony, Sr. Rider 1st Go
1st – Large Hunter Pleasure Pony, Sr. Rider 2nd Go
Champion Large Hunter Pleasure Pony, Sr. Rider
5th – Hunter Pleasure Pony Classic
1st – Hunt Seat Equitation on the Flat, Large Pony, Sr. Rider
4th – Equitation Pony Classic
3rd – Hunter Sidesaddle
Colton Peregoy on Falling Moon Cabachon:
5th – Small Hunter Pleasure Horse, Sr. Rider 1st Go
Bryan Ramey on Bold Liberty :
3rd – Large Hunter Pleasure Horse, Sr. Rider 1st Go
11th – Large Hunter Pleasure Horse, Sr. Rider 2nd Go
7th – Sr. Hunter Trail
11th – Hunt Seat Equitation on the Flat, Large Horse, Sr. Rider
1st – Sr. Action Photo Contest
Special congratulations to Ashleigh for being chosen as one of the first recipients of a Connie Collier Memorial Scholarship for $1,200!
Tuesday, September 27, 2011
All 4-H club officers should mark their calendars for an Officer Training Workshop, Saturday, November 5, 2011. Madison County will host this annual multi-county event; please plan to be there from 9 a.m. to Noon. More details will be available soon, once the location is confirmed. Please keep this important training date in mind as you hold club elections in October.
Sunday, September 18, 2011
Friday, September 16, 2011
Monday, September 12, 2011
The Northern District All Stars and Leaders Association will be holding 4-H leader training, fair judges training, and association meetings on Saturday, October 22, at the Shenandoah County Extension Office. Please hold the date. Registration information will be sent out shortly. Topics to be covered include “how to keep senior 4-H’ers involved”, “how to work with 4-H officers to run an effective club meeting”, and “photography” the 4-H project and also a session on fair judging for photography. Everyone is invited.