WY RESOURCE EDUCATION DAYS (WYRED)
CONGRATULATIONS TO MORGAN HAYS who took 1st place honors during the state competition in Evanston June 24-26! Also participating were Anna Grant, Cora Grant and Ella Meyer. Great job ladies!
4-H is a national youth development program that has been in existence for over 100 years. The primary goal of 4-H is to assist youth in developing life skills that help them live productive and satisfying lives.
SHOWCASE SHOWDOWN 2015!
Converse County was very well represented during the 2015 WY STATE 4-H SHOWCASE SHOWDOWN!
CAKE DECORATING coached by Deanna James:
Juniors: Hope Capelle—2nd place/Reserve Champion Savanna Moffatt—6th place
Intermediates: Lydia Capelle—7th place Ceara Moffatt—9th place
DOG SKILL-A-THON coached by Dairon Mooren and Betty James:
Juniors: Hope Capelle—6th place Seniors: Dairon Mooren — 7th place
IMPROMTU SPEECH Senior Darion Mooren—5th place
HORSE JUDGING coached by Pam Harmeyer:
Jr/Intermediates: 1st place HI TEAM (Lydia Capelle, Faye Lankister, Josey Lankister and Brynn Zwetzig)
Lydia—9th Hi Overall Individual
Faye—2nd place Questions; 2nd place Reasons; 7th Hi Overall Individual
Josey —3rd Hi Overall Individual
Brynn — 1st Hi Overall Individual; 1st place placings
Seniors: Clara Lankister—4th place placings; 6th place Hi Overall Individual
CONGRATULATIONS AND GREAT JOB TO YOU ALL!
Hot off the press! July- August newsletter has been published. You can find the newsletter under the Newsletter menu located at top of this page.
Don’t forget that Alyssa Biffle, our UW Summer Intern will be hosting a Poultry and Rabbit Showmanship Clinic this Saturday 13 June 2015 to help you all learn and prepare for showing!
Poultry will be at 9am.
Rabbits will be at 1030am.
YES PLEASE BRING YOUR ANIMALS!!
Both clinics will be held under the tree behind the Peabody/Ag and Natural Resources Building on the WY State Fairgrounds. With the WY State Rodeo Finals happening in the horse arenas, you should use the Entrance #5 off of Yellowstone Hwy (at the goat/sheep barns) and follow it around the west sides of the Stallion Show Center and Ford Pavilion to the Peabody AGNR building.
Call the office at 358-2417 if you need any more information.
CONGRATULATIONS to more 4-H and FFA Quality Assurance Producers who completed classes yesterday:
Level 1 –
Level 3 –
Sat 6 June noon SEWING
Sat 6 June 2pm KNITTING/CROCHETING
Sun 7 June 4pm ARCHERY
Sun 7 June 630pm DOG OBEDIENCE
Sun 7 June 7pm DOG SHOWMANSHIP
Mon 8 June – Weds 10 June SUMMER ADVENTURE CAMP in Lander
Tues 9 June 10am QUALITY ASSURANCE LEVEL 1 (PLEASE RSVP! 358-2417)
Tues 9 June 430pm CAVALIERS CC meeting
Tues 9 June 6pm QUALITY ASSURANCE LEVEL 3 (PLEASE RSVP! 358-2417)
Tues 9 June 6pm RIFLE
Tues 9 June 6pm DOG OBEDIENCE followed by DOG AGILITY PARK CLEAN UP
Weds 10 June SHOWCASE SHOWDOWN ENTRIES DUE to the 4-H/Extension Office
Weds 10 June HORSE JUDGING TBD
Thurs 11 June 6pm TRAP
Thurs 11 June 6pm POULTRY
Thurs 11 June 630pm COUNCIL MEETING
Fri 12 June 10am -noon CLOVERBUD CAMP (PLEASE RSVP 358-2417)
Sat 13 June NO SEWING NO KNITTING NO CROCHETING!
Sat 13 June 9am POULTRY SHOWMANSHIP CLINIC (PLEASE RSVP 358-2417)
Sat 13 June 1030ish RABBIT SHOWMANSHIP CLINIC (PLEASE RSVP 358-2417)
Sun 14 June 8am -?? ARCHERY COMMUNITY SERVICE SEEDLING TUBE PLANTING with CC SFW (Contact Bob or Joe for more info)
Sun 14 June 2pm WILD BUNCH CC meeting
Sun 14 June 2pm WALKER CREEK CC meeting at Natural Bridge
Sun 14 June 4pm ARCHERY
Sun 14 June 7pm DOG SHOWMANSHIP
HAVE A GREAT WEEK!
Due to weather, the 4-H Horse project scheduled for 4pm today is cancelled.
Stay warm, safe and dry!
Hey Converse County 4-H members! We’ve been asked to provide people power at two community events coming up:
–Sat 27-Sun 28 June for the Cowboy Mounted Shooting event (possible fundraising as well as community service) THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL 12-13 SEPT DUE TO THE FLOODING IN LUSK AND OTHER AREAS WHERE EVENT ORGANIZERS AND MEMBERS HAD SEVERE DAMAGE. PLEASE KEEP THEM IN YOUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS!
— Fri 3 July- Sat 4 July at Ft Fetterman for the historic and patriotic Independence Day celebration.
Contact the 4-H office at 358-2417 to get more information. Great opportunity for community service!
CONGRATULATIONS to the following members who successfully completed the Quality Assurance Level 2 class today! Great job!
Level 1 will be on Tues 9 June at 10am
Level 3 will be on Tues 9 June at 6pm