2022 Delaware County 4-H Calendar

Click the link to download the entire 2022 Delaware County 4-H Calendar. 

For State Program & Event Dates, refer to the following websites:

Dairy Cattle - https://ohio4h.org/statewide-programs/animal-sciences/dairy

Dog - https://ohio4h.org/statewide-programs/animal-sciences/dog

Horse - https://ohio4h.org/animalsciences/horse

Livestock - https://ohio4h.org/livestock

Poultry - https://ohio4h.org/animalsciences/poultry

Rabbit - https://ohio4h.org/statewide-programs/animal-sciences/rabbit

Ohio 4-H Shooting Sports Training - https://ohio4h.org/statewide-programs/ohio-4-h-shooting-sports

4-H International Exchange Programs - https://ohio4h.org/statewide-programs/international-program

Ohio 4-H Science Programs - https://ohio4h.org/statewide-programs/4-h-science

Ohio 4-H Statewide Camp Programs - https://ohio4h.org/camp

Delaware County 4-H Dates

January                                              

7          Junior Fair Board, Camp Counselor and County Award Applications Due in Extension Office

8          OFMA State Jr. Fair Conference - Columbus

8          CARTEENS - 8:30-11 AM, Exte

10        Livestock Committee Meetings – 7:00 PM, Virtual

13        Jr. Fair Board Selection Interviews – 5:30 – 7 PM, Extension Office

17        Extension Office Closed - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

18        State Achievement and Scholarship Forms Due in County Extension Office

25        4-H Volunteer and Member Recognition Banquet – Ag Center, Delaware County Fairgrounds

29        4-H Committee Retreat – 9 AM to 2 PM, Log Cabin

31        First Year Counselor Applicants Selection Meeting – 6:30-8:00 PM, Extension Office

 

February

7          Camp Counselor Meeting - 7-9 PM, Extension Office

11        Ohio 4-H Conference Registration Due - https://ohio4h.org/events/ohio-4-h-conference

12        CARTEENS - 8:30-11 AM, Delaware Area Health District

15        Ohio 4-H Scholarship Applications due online

21        Camp Counselor Meeting - 7-9 PM, Virtual

22        4-H Kick-Off & Training (for returning volunteers) – 7-8:30 PM, Virtual

23        4-H Kick-Off & Training (for returning volunteers) – 10-11:30 AM, Virtual

23        4-H Kick-Off & Training (for returning volunteers) – 7-8:30 PM, Virtual

28        Horse, Dog, Alpaca & Beef Committee Meetings – 7 PM, Extension Office

 

March

1          Market Beef & Dairy Steer must be in Member’s Continual Care and Possession

3          4-H Committee Meeting – 7 PM, Extension Office

5          CARTEENS - 8:30-11 AM, Delaware Area Health District

5          Market Beef & Dairy Steer Weigh-in and Tagging - 8-9 AM, Delaware Co. Fairgrounds

6-12     Ohio 4-H Week

7          Camp Counselor Meeting – 7-9 PM, Extension Office

8          New Volunteer Orientation – 6:30-9 PM, Extension Office

12        Ohio 4-H Conference – Columbus Convention Center (registration due 2/11)

14        Livestock Committee Meetings – 7 PM, Ag Center, Delaware Co. Fairgrounds

21        Camp Counselor Meeting – 7-9 PM, Virtual or TBD

28        Horse, Dog, & Alpaca Committee Meetings – 7 PM, Extension Office or Virtual

 

April

4          Camp Counselor Meeting - 7-9 PM, Extension Office

7          4-H Committee Meeting – 7 PM, Virtual or Extension Office

9          CARTEENS - 8:30-11 AM, Delaware Area Health District

11        Livestock Committee Meetings – 7 PM, Extension Office

12        Junior Fair Board Meeting – 7-8:30 PM, Extension Office

15        Project Enrollments Due in 4HOnline (Hard Deadline to be fair eligible)

15        Ohio State Fair Scholarship Application Deadline – https://ohiostatefair.com/scholarships

18        Camp Counselor Meeting - 7-9 PM, Extension Office

20        New Volunteer Orientation – 12:30-3 PM, Extension Office

20        New Volunteer Orientation – 7-8:30 PM, Extension Office

22-23   Camp Counselor’s Workshop - 4-H Camp Ohio

25        Horse, Dog, and Alpaca Committee Meetings – 7 PM, Extension Office

TBD      TSC Paper Clover Days

 

May

2          Market Turkey Orders Due to Extension Office

2          Camp Counselor Meeting - 7-9 PM, Extension Office

5          4-H Committee Meeting - 7 PM, Extension Office

9          Livestock Committee Meetings – 7 PM, Extension Office

10        Jr. Fair Board Meeting – 7-8:30 PM, Location TBD

14        CARTEENS - 8:30-11 AM, Location TBD

15        OSF 4-H Event Youth Assistant Applications Due (State Teen Leadership Opportunity)

16        Camp Counselor Meeting - 7-9 PM, Extension Office

17        Quality Assurance – 6 PM, Virtual

21        Quality Assurance – 10 AM, Virtual

23        New Volunteer Orientation – 7-8:30 PM, Extension Office

25        Quality Assurance – 6:30 PM, Ag Center, Delaware Co. Fairgrounds

30        Extension Office Closed - Memorial Day

 

June

1          Possession and Continual Care Deadline (Hogs, Sheep, Goats, Llama, Alpaca, Breeding Rabbits,                       Rabbit Fryer Brood Doe, State Fair Horses, and Breeding Poultry)

1          Market Turkey Pick-Up – Time TBA, Champion Feed & Pet Supply, Rt. 36/37 East, Delaware

1-5       Ohio 4-H Leadership Camp - 4-H Camp Ohio

2          4-H Committee Meeting - 7 PM, Extension Office

4          Quality Assurance – 10 AM, Delaware Co. Fairgrounds Pig & Lamb Barn

6          Camp Counselor Meeting - 7-9 PM, Extension Office

7          Mkt Lambs, Goats, Hogs, State Fair Horses, Llamas/Alpacas Picture ID Cards Due to Extension Office

7          Animals Leases Due (Dairy, Llamas & Alpacas, State Fair Horses)

8          Safety Speaking Contest Registration – Call Extension Office before June 8th for Area Contest info

9          Quality Assurance – 6:30 PM, Ag Center, Delaware Co. Fairgrounds

11        CARTEENS - 8:30-11 AM, Willis Government Building

12-17   Citizenship Washington Focus

13        Livestock Committee Meetings – 7:00 PM, Extension Office

13        Ohio State Fair Market Quality Assurance Deadline

14        Junior Fair Board Meeting – 7-8:30 PM, Ag Center, Delaware Co. Fairgrounds

17-19   PAS Ohio State Fair Qualifying Shows for Horses, Delaware Co. Fairgrounds

18        Cloverbud Camp – Merchants Building, Delaware County Fairgrounds (pre-registration required)

20        Ohio State Fair Livestock, Dog Show, Dog Agility, Rabbit & Poultry Entry Deadline

 

20        Camp Counselors and CIT Meeting - 7-9 PM, Extension Office

20        Extension Office Closed - Holiday

25        Ohio 4-H Cloverbot Challenge – https://ohio4h.org/families/cloverbuds/cloverbot-challenge

27        Market Chicken Orders Due to Extension Office

27        Camp Counselors and CIT Meeting - 7-9 PM, Extension Office

TBA      4-H Garage Sale

TBA      Area Safety Speaking Contest – Nationwide & Farm Bureau Ohio 4-H Center, Columbus

 

July

1          Possession and Continual Care Deadline (Delaware Co. Fair Horses, Dairy Feeders & Beef Feeders)

1          Delaware County Fair Quality Assurance test-out Deadline

1          Ohio State Fair Junior Dog Poster Contest Entries Due to OSF

1          4-H Committee Meeting – 7 PM, Extension Office

4          Extension Office Closed - Independence Day Observed

7          Ohio State Fair Horse Show Online Entry Deadline – 1 PM

7          Picture ID Cards Due to Extension Office (Delaware County Fair Horses, Beef & Dairy Feeders)

9          CARTEENS - 8:30-11 AM, Virtual or Willis Government Building

11        Camp Counselor Meeting - 7-9 PM, Extension Office

12        Open Scales for Lambs and Goats – 5-6:30 PM, Pig & Lamb Barn, Delaware County Fairgrounds

12        Jr. Fair Board Meeting – 7-8:30 PM, Pig & Lamb Barn, Delaware County Fairgrounds

13-17   Delaware Co. 4-H Junior Camp and Teen Camp

15        Possession and Continual Care Deadline for Delaware County Fair Market Rabbit Roasters

15-17   Ohio 4-H Sea Camp – Kelleys Island 4-H Camp

20-22   Summer Judging and State Fair Selection – Delaware County Fairgrounds (specific schedule TBD)

18-22   Ohio State Fair Junior Horse Show – Ohio Expo Center

27-Aug 7          Ohio State Fair

30        Goat Clinic – 9:30 AM, Pig & Lamb Barn, Delaware County Fairgrounds

 

August

4          Market Chicken Pick-Up – Time TBA, Champion Feed & Pet Supply, Rt. 26/37 East, Delaware

4          Delaware County Fair Livestock Exhibitor Quality Assurance Deadline

7-13     Hartford Independent Fair

11        4-H Committee Meeting - 7 PM, Extension Office

12        Ohio 4-H Teen Leadership Council Applications Due to State 4-H Office

13        CARTEENS - 8:30-11 AM, Location TBA

20        Dairy and Beef Feeders Tagged and Vaccinated – 8-9 AM, Dairy Barn, Delaware Co. Fairgrounds

23        Horse, Dog, Alpaca, Small Animal and Home Economics Committees Meet – 7 PM, Extension Office

26        Delaware Co. Jr. Fair Entries Due in FairEntry.com by 11:59 PM (Late entries pay $50 exhibitor fee)

27        Goat Exhibitors Barn Work Day – 9 AM, Delaware Co. Fairgrounds Goat Barn

28        Livestock Interview Make-Up Judging – 3-5 PM, Extension Office

29        Livestock, Horse, Dog & Alpaca Committee Meetings – 7 PM, Ag Center, Delaware Co. Fairgrounds

 

September

1          4-H Committee Meeting – 7 PM, Extension Office

5          Extension Office Closed - Labor Day

8          Junior Fair Board Meeting – 7-8:30 PM, Ag Center, Delaware County Fairgrounds

10        Still Exhibits Judging (Related Home Economics, Arts, Mechanics, and

                Sciences & Conservation; Food & Clothing Judging make-up) - 9 AM - 1 PM, Ag Center Fairgrounds

10        Livestock Project Judging (Alpaca, Beef, Sheep, Swine, Goats, Dairy, Rabbits, Poultry, Dogs) –

                9:30 AM – 1:30 PM, Delaware Co. Fairgrounds

10        Animal Skillathon Judging – 10 AM - 1 PM, Delaware Co. Fairgrounds

10        Rabbit Tattooing and Poultry Pullorum Testing – Delaware County Fairgrounds

12        Junior Fair Board Work Night – 6:30-9:00 PM, Delaware Co. Fairgrounds Ag Center

12-16   Individual Livestock Committee Work Nights  – Delaware County Fairgrounds

17-24   Delaware Co. Fair

 

24        CARTEENS - 8:30-11 AM, Location TBA

25        Booth Tear Down and Still Exhibit Pick-Up 9 AM – 2 PM, Ag Center, Delaware Co. Fairgrounds

26        Junior Fair Board Meeting – 1:30 PM, Jr. Fair Building

 

October

1          State 4-H Celebration of Youth

6          4-H Committee Meeting - 7 PM, Extension Office

10        Livestock Committee Meetings – 7:00 PM, Extension Office

15        CARTEENS - 8:30-11 AM, Location TBA

22        Make A Difference Day – Sign up for community service events through Connections Volunteer

Center in Delaware Co. @ https://connectionsvolunteercenter.org

24        Horse, Dog, Alpaca, and Home Economics Committees Meet – 7 PM, Extension Office

TBA      TSC Clover Days

 

November

3          4-H Committee Meeting – 7 PM, Extension Office

11        Extension Office Closed - Veteran’s Day

12        CARTEENS - 8:30-11 AM, Willis Government Building (Rt. 23 North beside Big Lots)

24-25   Extension Office Closed – Thanksgiving

 

December

1          County Achievement Forms, Officer Books & Club Reports Due to Extension Office

1          State Volunteer Award Applications and Teen Award Applications Due to State 4-H Office

10        CARTEENS - 8:30-11 AM, Willis Government Building (Rt. 23 North beside Big Lots)

12        Livestock Committee Meetings – 7:00 PM, Ag Center Delaware County Fairgrounds

24-26   Extension Office Closed - Holiday

 

January, 2023

2          Extension Office Closed - Holiday

TBA      4-H Advisor’s Banquet & Member Recognition Program

 

Other 2022 Events                             

March 17-22                           Ohio Beef Expo, Ohio Expo Center  - https://www.ohiobeefexpo.com

March 26 – 31                         Spring Dairy Expo, Ohio Expo Center - https://springdairyexpo.com

April 7-10                                Equine Affaire, Ohio Expo Center - https://equineaffaire.com

September 20-22                    Farm Science Review - https://fsr.osu.edu

September 27 – October 23   Quarter Horse Congress - http://www.quarterhorsecongress.com

October 1                                Ohio 4-H Celebration of Youth

October 2-8                             National 4-H Week

November 25-29                     National 4-H Congress – Atlanta, Georgia