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June 5, 2017

4-H Weekly Update

July 5, 2017

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

                Consumer Choices                           June 8, 11:00am Practice, 12:30pm Registration, 1:00pm Start
                State 4-H Archery                            June 9 & 10, Washburn
                Project Expo/Clothing Revue           June 13, 9am to 6:00pm Morton County Courthouse
                Morton County 4-H Council             June 13, 7:00pm Morton County Fairgrounds
                Morton County Fairboard                June 15, 7:30pm Morton County Fairgrounds

CAMPING AT THE MORTON COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS
Registration is now open for camping during the Morton County Fair.  Please log on to www.mortoncountyfair.com to reserve your camping spot.  Just a reminder, we do not take camping reservations here at the office.

 

MORTON COUNTY 4-H COUNCIL
We will be having a 4-H Council meeting on Tuesday, June 13 at 7:00pm at the Morton County Fairgrounds.  Raffle tickets will be handed out for our annual calendar raffle, concession stand schedule requests will be available, Alex Hager will walk us through some how to’s in the kitchen for the concession stand and much much more.  Please plan on having at least one adult volunteer from your club attend.  We will have a drawing for a gift certificate to Station West, you can sign up for the drawing when you attend the meeting.

 

NEW SUPPORT STAFF
If you call the office, you will notice a new voice has joined the Morton County Extension Service.  Audrey Ternes joined us May 24.  We are excited to have Audrey with us as part of our Morton County 4-H Family.

4-H NIGHT WITH THE BISMARCK LARKS
Mark your calendars for July 8th as we celebrate 4-H with the new Bismarck baseball team, the Bismarck Larks!  The game starts at 6:05pm and there are fun events planned for the evening.  Tickets are $15.00 each and include: Reserved seat, Larks cap, and $4 of every ticket will be donated to Burleigh & Morton 4-H!  Please stop by the office to reserve your spot and make your payment.  Tickets will be available prior to the game.  I am super excited for this event so hope you can make it!

PROJECT EXPO AND CLOTHING REVUE
Will be held on Tuesday, June 13 at the courthouse from 9am to 600pm.  This will be come and go judging.  You may come to the courthouse anytime between 9am and 6pm to visit with Karla and another judge.  Feedback will be provided to each youth member at this time, you will receive your feedback sheet and county award. 

CONSUMER CHOICES CONTEST
Registration is now open for the consumer choices contest to be held on June 8 at Christ the King School.  Please register by using the link www.tinyurl.com/2017ConsChoices

4-H ACHIEVEMENT DAYS INFORMATION
The deadline for exhibit paperwork for Morton County Achievement Days is June 12.  If you did not receive a packet in the mail for Achievement Days, please contact the office ASAP, we can get that out to you.  If you have any questions regarding paperwork, please do not hesitate to call the office. We are here to help!

GATE PASSES FOR MORTON COUNTY FAIR
Gate passes for the Morton County Fair will be available in the office beginning June 12.  I will bring passes to the 4-H Council meeting if you would like to purchase them there. 

Please feel free to contact the office if you have any questions or concerns.

I hope everyone has a great week!  

Karla Meikle, Extension Agent
Extension Service /  Morton County
NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY
210 2nd Avenue NW
Mandan, ND 58554

p:   701.667.3340
fax: 701.667.3348

karla.meikle@ndsu.edu

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