Are you planning on taking/sending any 4-H/FFA exhibits on to State Fair? If so please stop by the Extension Office by 4:00 pm on Friday, July 31 to complete paperwork and pay entry fees. If we do not hear from you we will assume you are taking no animals or static exhibits to State Fair.
The Wyoming State Fair Schedule and Events can be found on the Wyoming State Fair Website!
LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL!
Check out all the happenings at the Converse County Fair!
2015 County Fair Event Locations
Join us all on July 16th for the Cowbelles’ County Fair Kick-Off. It gets started with the Short-Legged Dog Races (Dachshunds and Corgis). Register your dog at 4:30 and the Calcutta begins at 5:00. Races to follow. Other events include flipflop races and a Concert by Chancey Williams and the Younger Brothers Band (which begins at 7:00). All events will take place in the Goat Barn on the Wyoming State Fair Grounds. See you there!
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!
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.
Junior Leaders hosted another successful Junior Camp! Youth had a wonderful time (in spite of what Mother Nature through at them) eating s’mores, playing games, camping out at WSF dorms and hiking!
June-July Newsletter has been posted under the Newsletter menu located at the top of this page. Please be sure to take a few minutes to read!
Congratulations to all the 4-H members who participated in the EARL REED MEMORIAL SHOOT on Saturday 18 April.
THANK YOU to all the wonderful leaders who worked so hard to set-up/put-on/clean-up so the youth could have a great contest!
Stay tuned for contest results!
WOWOWOW!!! $$$$$$$ WOWOWOW!!!! $$$$$$$$
THANK YOU NRA FOUNDATION! What wonderful support for the Converse County 4-H Shooting Sports Programs! Archery, Pistol, Rifle and Shotgun will all be receiving supplies and gear needed to keep the programs going and growing. THANK YOU AGAIN Friends of the NRA and the NRA Foundation!