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4-H

		

4-H is open to urban and rural youth ages 5 to 19. More than 300 La Plata County youth participate in local club, county, state and national activities. Members acquire life skills by working with individual projects and in club activities.

Enrollment is now OPEN for the 2014-2015 4-H Year.
If you are interested in joining, please contact the Extension Office at 970-382-6465.

2015 La Plata County Fair Information and Fair Book - 2015 Fair Dates: August 5th to 9th

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Monthly  Newsletters - HUBS

September 2015 HUBS

   

4-H Information and Enrollment Forms:

**Returning Members can register at https://colorado.4honline.com  ** Click here for step by step instructions on registering online.

 

2015 LIVESTOCK RECORD BOOKS & Guide Books

These record books are for all Beef, Swine, Sheep, Goat, Poultry, & Rabbit projects.
These record books are different than the State 4-H issued ones, so please only use these.

NEW 4-H APP!!! This App will help you keep track of your costs, income & activities for your animal project https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/4-h-livestock-record/id898568078?mt=8

 

****Be sure to download the Guide Book as well****

How to Write S.M.A.R.T. Goals

***All Livestock, Horse. Dog, and Community Service Record Books are Due the week of July 20th  - 24th, 2015. The deadline is 5:00pm on Friday July 24th.

Junior:

  • Junior Record Book (exl)  (PDF)

  • Junior Guide Book - Step by Step Instructions to the Junior Record Book
  • Junior Judges Score Sheet

Below are the Junior Supplement Pages. You will only need to print these pages if you are filling out your record book by hand and run out of space on pages 7 & 10. If you are filling out your record book on the computer, it will automatically add more lines as you need them.

Intermediate:

  • Intermediate Record Book (exl) (PDF)

  • Intermediate Guide Book - Step by Step Instructions to the Intermediate Record Book
  • Intermediate Judges Score Sheet

Below are the Intermediate Supplement Pages. You will only need to print these pages if you are filling out your record book by hand and run out of space on pages 7 & 10. If you are filling out your record book on the computer, it will automatically add more lines as you need them.

Senior:

  • Senior Record Book (exl) (PDF)

  • Senior Guide Book - Step by Step Instructions to the Senior Record Book
  • Senior Judges Score Sheet

Below are the Senior Supplement Pages. You will only need to print these pages if you are filling out your record book by hand and run out of space on pages 4, 5, 7 & 10. If you are filling out your record book on the computer, it will automatically add more lines as you need them.


Horse Record Books & Information

  • Senior Horse Record Book (exl) (PDF)
  • Intermediate Record Book (exl) (PDF)
  • Junior Record Book (exl) (PDF)
  • Horse Record Book Score Sheet - all ages

Horse Project - Important Dates & Entry Forms

Horse Certificates are due by June 1st at 5:00 pm

Horse Safety Test - Due by June 1st at 5:00 pm


Dog Record Book & Info.

  • Junior Dog Record Book word (PDF)
  • Intermediate Dog Record Book word (PDF)
  • Senior Dog Record Book word (PDF)
  • Record Book Score Sheet - all ages word (PDF)

 


General/Natural Resources - Record Books and Project Information

Project Expense and Income/Value
General / Natural Resources e-Record User's Guide

e-Records

  • Bicycle
  • Ceramics - All Units
  • Computers
  • Electric
  • Entomology
  • Gardening
  • Geo-spatial
  • Global Citizenship
  • Horseless Horse
  • Leadership
  • Leather-craft
  • Model Rocketry - All Units
  • Outdoor Adventures
  • Photography - Levels 1-3
  • Photography - Lightning Photography Unit 4
  • Photography - Unit 6
  • Photography - Film-making Unit 7
  • Power of Wind
  • Robotics
  • Scrap-booking
  • Small Engines - Units 1-3
  • Small Engines - Unit 4
  • Sports Fishing –All Units
  • Vet. Science
  • Visual Arts –All Units
  • Wildlife - All Units
  • Woodworking - All Units

 

Companion Animal Book & Info.

Companion Animal are for those that do not have a tradidional 4-H animal. If you have a pet rabbit (not breeding or market), cavey, cat, fish, toad, ect. you are welcome to do the Companion Animal. You will be required to complete a record book (below), do a project board and complete an interview at Fair. Please contact the 4-H office if you have any questions.

  • Junior Companion Record Book word (PDF)
  • Intermediate Companion Record Book word (PDF)
  • Senior Companion Record Book word (PDF)

4-H Shooting Sports - Record Books and Project Information


Family & Consumer Science - Record Books and Project Information

Project Expense and Income/Value
Family Consumer Science e-Record User's Guide

e-Records

  • Artistic Clothing
  • Baking Units 21-24
  • Breads Units 11-14
  • Cake Decorating - All Units
  • Child Development
  • Clothing Construction - All Units
  • Foods and Nutrition - Units 1-4
  • Foods and Nutrition - Bread e-Record Units 11-14
  • Foods and Nutrition - Baking Units 21-24
  • Foods and Nutrition - Oudoor Cooking and Living Unit 25
  • Foods and Nutrition - Cultural Foods Unit 30
  • Foods and Nutrition - Passport to Foreign Cookery Unit 35
  • Foods and Nutrition - Food Preservation Units 40-43
  • Heritage Arts - All projects
  • Home Environment - All Units

Self-Determine - County Project e-Record

  • Self-Determine e-Record

Colorado 4-H Exhibit Requirements

Colorado 4-H Contest Requirements

 

Fair Project Letters

  • Livestock Project Letter
  • Horse Project Letter
  • Dog Project Letter
  • General/Natural Resource & Family Consumer Science Project Letter
    Project Board Guidelines & Tips

 

Monthly Newsletters

2015 HUBS

2014 HUBS

 

Additional information on the 4-H program is also available at www.colorado4h.org.

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