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Event:
Active Parenting: First Five Years

Have fun, meet other parents and learn effective skills for parenting young children ages 0-5 with this video and discussion based program.

Date:June 6, 2018
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Range In-Service Training

A Range In-service Training is scheduled for Thursday June 7 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 pm. CST in Streeter, ND at the Central Grasslands Research Extension Center. This will be a hands on field based training. Topics to be covered include determining grazing readiness, rangeland inventory, and range plant identification.

Date:June 7, 2018
City:Streeter, ND
Contact:
Miranda Meehan

Phone: 7012199251
E-mail: miranda.meehan@ndsu.edu
Event:
Range In-Service Training

A Range In-service Training is scheduled for Friday June 8 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 pm. MST in Dickinson, ND at the Dickinson Research Extension Center. This will be a hands on field based training. Topics to be covered include determining grazing readiness, rangeland inventory, and range plant identification.

Date:June 8, 2018
City:Dickinson, ND
Contact:
Miranda Meehan

Phone: 7012199251
E-mail: miranda.meehan@ndsu.edu
Event:
Tractor Safety Workshop - Kenmare

Join us at the Gooseneck Implement in Kenmare, ND. This workshop will be geared towards youth 10+ living and working around farm machinery as well as youth operating lawn tractors. There is no fee for this workshop. We ask that you pre-register by Monday, June 4th.

Event Time: 1:00 P.M.—4:00 P.M.

Gooseneck Implement
49191 Highway 52 N
Kenmare, ND 58746

Topics covered will include:
Equipment Safety Check
Basic Maintenance
Safety Tips
Sun Safety
Rollover Risks

Please register by June 4th, 2018 by calling the Ward County NDSU Extension Office at (701) 857-6444 or by emailing NDSU.Ward.Extension@ndsu.edu.

Date:June 8, 2018
City:Kenmare, ND
Contact:
Theresa Voigt

Phone: 701-857-6444
E-mail: theresa.voigt@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.facebook.com/events/557895971270412/
Event:
District 1 Communication Arts Contest

Divide, Burke, Mountrail, McKenzie and Williams

Held at the Williston Research Extension Center, 14120 Hwy 2.

Date:June 9, 2018
City:Williston, ND
Contact:
Danielle Steinhoff

Phone: 701-577-4595
E-mail: danielle.steinhoff@ndsu.edu
Event:
Active Parenting: First Five Years
Date:June 13, 2018
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
Active Parenting: First Five Years
Date:June 13, 2018
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Holly Arnold

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: holly.arnold@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextenstion
Event:
Crop Management Field School

Field training for crop advisers including Extension agents using demo and research plots for updates in crop, pest, and soil management.

Date:June 14, 2018
City:Carrington, ND
Contact:
Greg Endres

Phone: 701.652.2951
E-mail: gregory.endres@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/CarringtonREC
Event:
Clover Camp I

Have you always wanted to try out 4-H Camp? Bring your parent or guardian and discover 4-H fun at camp! Together you will make new friends, explore the outdoors and appreciate one-on-one time in a beautiful outdoor setting. Campfire, crafts and exciting 4-H project activities await, let the adventure begin! Come see why 4-H campers have so much fun!

The parent or guardian attending must also register for Clover Camp. The invoice will reflect $0.00 as your registration fee is rolled in with the youth registration fee. The parent or guardian will go through our Youth Protection Policy screening before their registration is approved. If you have any questions regarding this process please call 701-231-7259.

Date:June 15 - 16, 2018
City:Washburn, ND
Contact:
Micki Mertz

Phone: 701-231-7259
E-mail: micki.mertz@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/camp/
Event:
Outdoor Skills: Bullseye Archery Camp

Are shooting sports your passion? This camp is designed to improve your shooting skills. Youth will participate in 3-D, World Federation Archery Field Archery, and NFAA Field Archery. Archers will make an archery target butt or bow stand. Archery challenges and recreation will make for a full week of fun and skill development. Youth can bring their own equipment.

Date:June 17 - 21, 2018
City:Washburn, ND
Contact:
Micki Mertz

Phone: 701-231-7259
E-mail: micki.mertz@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/camp/
Event:
Extreme Survivor

Could you survive in the wilds of ND? Nature provides for all our basic needs, so come have fun building shelters, tracking animals, discovering cool and exciting wilderness skills like fishing, and orienteering. Youth will participate in after dark challenges and compete in team building activities to win the challenge trophy. Campers will sleep outside in a tent one night.

Date:June 17 - 21, 2018
City:Washburn, ND
Contact:
Micki Mertz

Phone: 701-231-7259
E-mail: micki.mertz@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/camp/
Event:
Create It: Science, Photography, Wood Working Camp

Are you a tinkerer or like to try new things? This camp was made for you! Make new friends in the 4-H Camp studio. Participate in a variety of science, photography and wood working workshops to generate your own creations. You will be able to explore outdoors and participate in many other fun camps.

Date:June 17 - 21, 2018
City:Washburn, ND
Contact:
Micki Mertz

Phone: 701-231-7259
E-mail: micki.mertz@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/camp/
Event:
2018 Ward County Achievement Days Open 4-H Horse Show

English Show – 8:00am-9:30am includes Hunter Under Saddle, Hunt Seat Equitation, Hunter Hack & Equitation Over Fences

Western Show – 10am-6pm includes Showmanship Halter, Western Pleasure, Western Horsemanship, Trail, Ranch Horse Pleasure, Reining, Barrel Racing, Pole Bending, Keyhole Race, Goat Tying

Date:June 18, 2018
City:Minot, ND
Contact:
Emily Goff

Phone: 701-857-6450
Fax: 701-857-6454
E-mail: emily.goff@ndsu.edu
Web site: http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/wardcountyextension
Event:
2018 Extension Youth Conference

More information to come!

Date:June 18 - 21, 2018
City:Fargo, ND
Contact:
Holly Halvorson

Phone: 7012317251
E-mail: holly.halvorson@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/
Event:
Upper Missouri Valley Fair

Williams County 4-H will be having events all throughout the UMVF.

Date:June 20 - 24, 2018
City:Williston, ND
Contact:Phone: 701-577-4595
Web site: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/williamscountyextension/4h-and-youth
Event:
4-H Horse Judges Certification

WHAT IS IT?
A morning seminar covering the ND 4-H Horse Show Rules and Judging Guide and afternoon certification testing.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Anyone interested in judging 4-H shows in the state of North Dakota. The morning seminar is open to anyone, and would be beneficial for those working with the 4-H Horsemanship Project as well as judges and youth showmen.
HOW DOES IT WORK?
To be eligible for certification, applicants must pay a $20 certification fee and pass a written exam over the ND 4-H Horse Show Rules and Judging Guide with a score of 80% or higher and judge 4-8 performance classes with a score of 75% or higher. Certification is good for three years.

June 24th, 2018
Johnsrud 4-H Center, ND State 4-H Camp
2702 8th Street, SW / Washburn ND
Free Educational Seminar 9:00 AM—12:30 PM
Testing for those who wish to become certified begins at 1:30 PM

Preregistration is required.
Register by June 21st by calling 701-857-6444, or emailing NDSU.Ward.Extension@ndsu.edu .
$20 certification fee to be collected via cash or check the day of the event.

Date:June 24, 2018
City:Washburn, ND
Contact:
Theresa Voigt

Phone: 7018576444
E-mail: theresa.voigt@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.facebook.com/events/2100664186842822/
Event:
Discover North Dakota Camp

Road trip around North Dakota and learn about North Dakota history. Youth will take day trips to Fort Mandan, Fort Lincoln, and other historical sites in North Dakota. Each day will consist of a different field trip, picnic lunch, and a North Dakota history lesson.

Date:June 24 - 28, 2018
City:Washburn, ND
Contact:
Micki Mertz

Phone: 701-231-7259
E-mail: micki.mertz@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/camp/
Event:
Completing the Pattern: Horse Camp

Learn how to improve your riding skill and practice common 4-H horse show classes such as showmanship, equitation, horsemanship, trail and games. Youth will learn about horse nutrition, training, selection and general care. Riding instruction will focus on improving the riders overall balance and control. Campers must provide their own horse. Horses must be well-trained and well mannered in a group setting away from home. The camper must be able to saddle, bridle, and ride their hose at a lope.

Date:June 24 - 28, 2018
City:Washburn, ND
Contact:
Micki Mertz

Phone: 701-231-7259
E-mail: micki.mertz@ndsu.edu
Web site: https://www.ndsu.edu/4h/camp/
Event:
Growing Grapes in North Dakota - Basics of Viticulture

Join us for a series of three hands-on workshops focused on grape production all the way to wine making and
marketing. No experience necessary. We will provide information on grape production basics, as well as
maintaining, constructing, marketing, and more! Join us for all of the workshops or only one. Price is $10.00.

Basics of Viticulture
June 28, 2018 at 6 p.m.
North Central Research Extension Center
5400 Highway 83 South
Minot, ND 58701
-Establishing a vineyard
-Variety selection
-Soil testing
-Maintenance, pruning, and trellising
-Weed control

Maintaining a Vineyard
July 17, 2018 at 1 p.m.
Carrington Research Extension Center
663 Hwy 281 N
Carrington, ND 58421
-Fruit production in ND
-Aronia production and marketing
-Disease and pest management
-NDSU grape project update

Enjoying the Fruits
August 21, 2018 at 6 p.m.
Pointe of View Winery
8413 19th Ave NW (off Hwy 2 & 52)
Burlington, ND 58722
-Wine sampling
-Economics & marketing
-Wine making basics
-Rules & regulations

Registration fee is $10 for one or all three
events. Pre-registration is encouraged.
To pre-register, contact:
North Central Research Extension Center
at (701) 857-7679, email Phil Koapke at
Phil.Koapke@ndus.edu, or complete and
mail the registration form below.

Date:June 28, 2018
City:MINOT, ND
Contact:
Phil Koapke

Phone: 701-857-7679
E-mail: phil.koapke@ndsu.edu