Don't miss out on any 4-H activities or events! Check out the Spring 2019 4-H Newsletter below!
Prairie County 4-H Newsletter              Spring 2019
County 4-H O-Rama - Take 2!

We were unable to finish County O-Rama events due to the weather in March so we've rescheduled for Wednesday, May 29 at 1:00 p.m. at the fairgrounds. Any juniors or seniors who did not get to compete in performing arts, fashion revue, ID contests or the 3B's but would like to qualify for district, please make plans to attend.

For information regarding each event check out the County O-Rama Guide on our website! 
County 4-H Day Camps and Events

4-H Wildlife and Conservation Day  (ages 5-19)
Friday, June 7
Wattensaw Field Trial Pond, Hazen
9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Baitcasting, Life Jacket Safety, Fishing & More!
Escape with 4-H Day Camps 

Junior Day Camp (ages 9-13)
Tuesday, June 25
Prairie County Fairgrounds 
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
 
Cloverbud Day Camp (ages 5-8)
Thursday, June 27
Prairie County Fairgrounds
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Escape room challenges, team building games, and other hands on activities that will test your creative and detective skills!
4-H Teen Leader Conference
 
Teen Leader Conference (TLC) is scheduled for June 12-14 at the Arkansas 4-H Center. TLC is open to teens ages 14-19 (as of January 1). Registration is now open on 4-H Online and the cost is $185. Please register now, the deadline is May 17. 
District  4-H O-Rama

The Delta District 4-H O-Rama will be held 
Thursday, June 20 at East Arkansas Community College in Forrest CityThis event is open to junior and senior members (ages 9-19 as of January 1). First place winners from County O-Rama can compete in one event at District. District 4-H Record Book Winners who will be recognized with a trophy during District O-Rama are: Kinslea Fowler and Ambria Wyatt.  Registration is due June 1 in 4-H Online
Upcoming State Camps

Veterinary Science Camp (ages 11-19)
June 28-30, 2019
$250 due May 18

The theme is neurology and classes will be taught by veterinarians and veterinary technicians! 

Junior Camp (ages 9-12)
Session 1: July 1-3 or Session 2: July 18-20
$185 due June 1

Join 4-H members from around the state in this 3-day Survivor themed camp.   Swimming, campfire and other camp activities are included. 

Adventure & Challenge Camp (ages 13-19
July 1-3 or July 18-20
$185 due June 1

Team up with 4-H teens, from around the state, to conquer challenges and push your limits. Complete the award winning ExCEL Leadership program, which includes a ropes course. Swimming, campfire and other camp activities are included. 

Cloverbud Camp (ages 5-9)
July 6-8
$185 due June 1

Parents, are you looking for a great way to introduce your child to overnight camp? Miss being a camper yourself? Come join other 4-H families for this 3-day camp.  Cloverbuds must attend with a parent/guardian/relative. 

STEM Camp (ages 9-14)
July 6-9
$280 due June 1
 
This is the camp for all you techie kids out there!  

Craft Camp (ages 9-19)
July 15-17
$225 due June 1
 
Come create quality products that you can use in your everyday lives, enter in the fair, or use as inspiration to create your own business. 

Sincerely,

Shea Wilson
County Extension Agent-FCS/4-H
Prairie County Cooperative Extension Service | 870-998-2614 | www.uaex.edu/prairie
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