Meats Judging Practice Starting Up!

Attention Converse County members interested in Meats Evaluation, we have graciously been invited to join Natrona County and Jack Stewart at their first practice for 2016. Practice will be held on Sunday, January 10th at the Casper College Ag. Pavilion from 12:45-3:45 p.m. For more information contact the extension office, 358-2417.

Converse County 4-H Foundation Scholarship

The Converse County 4-H Foundation Scholarship is for past Converse County 4-H members who are currently enrolled and attending a college, university or trade school. Applications and instructions can be found under the For Youth menu at top of this page.

Applications are due to the 4-H Office or a foundation member by Friday, January 8, 2016. You can snail mail, e-mail or hand deliver your application.

If you have any questions, feel free to call the 4-H Office at 358-2417.

 

Get your creative thinking cap on!

Converse County Cow-Belles are sponsoring a contest for 4-H and FFA youth. The winner of the contest will be awarded to the youth who creatives the most humorous beef promotion advertisement for their sign on a Highway 59 windbreak. They are looking for a cartoonish character with a quote promoting beef. The contest winner will receive a cash prize!
Please bring your humorous creation to the 4-H Office by 4PM November 6th and we will pass on to the Cow-Belles.

Wyoming Science Fair

Wyoming State Science Fair 2016 

March 6-8, 2016 in Laramie, WY.

Mark your calendars now and start those great research projects!

  • 14 new categories at the 2016 Wyoming State Science Fair (WSSF).

  • Cash prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards in all Jr. and Sr. Division categories at the WSSF.

  • Students must compete at and qualify from a Regional Fair to compete at the Wyoming State Science Fair 2016.  Please contact the regional fair director to learn how students can showcase their science research at a regional fair. For Converse County that is: Central Regional Fair — Michelle Wistisen, Director — Michele_Wistisen@natronaschools.org

The Wyoming State Science Fair coordinates two additional initiatives for Wyoming students: Wyoming State Science Fair Logo Contest, and Energy in the West Essay Contest.

The Wyoming State Science Fair Logo Contest  is open to all Wyoming Students in Grades K-12.  The winning design will be featured on the Wyoming State Science Fair 2016 T-shirt, and the winners of the top three designs will be recognized at the Wyoming State Science Fair March 6-8, 2016 in Laramie, WY.

Submit your winning WSSF Logo Design from September 15 – November 1, 2016

New in 2016, the Wyoming State Science Fair and Haliburton Foundation seek to encourage students to conduct thorough library research and writing about energy topics by sponsoring an Energy in the West Essay Contest  for Grades 4-12.  It is our hope that these essays may become the foundation for future student science fair research.

The 2016 Energy in the West Essay Contest Questions are:

What are the greatest benefits and challenges of energy research in Wyoming? How do we take advantage of these benefits and address these challenges?

Submit your winning Essay from October 15 – December 15, 2016

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