October 2021 Clover Journal

4-H Livestock Meeting

Come find out the details of 4-H Livestock and get any questions you may have about Livestock answered. The meeting will be held October 27, at the 4-H Office at 6:00 pm. All forms will be available, and the forms can be completed and submitted at this meeting to get you signed up for livestock!

Challenge Camp

4-H Challenge Camp is designed to support Louisiana State Standards for 7th-8th grade students in the areas of Health and Science.4-H Challenge Camp consists of a day full of activities that increase self-confidence and self-reliance in young people.Come experience this FUN and CHALLENGING Camp.

Dates: November 30, 2021

Cost: $30.00

Registration Deadline:

November 9, 2021

**Space is limited to 13 campers!**

**First time campers get priority registration**

**Registration forms will be distributed at the monthly meetings!**

Connect With WBR 4-H

Connect with West Baton Rouge 4-H!

WBR 4-H is on the remind app Send a text to 81010 with the message @westbato to join!

@WestBatonRouge4H on Facebook

@WBR4H on Instagram

Junior Leader Meeting

October 20, 2021 7:00 pm

All 7th-12th grade 4-H members are invited to join us for the Junior Leader club meeting on October 20, 2021! At this meeting we will be collecting “treats” to help our neighbors to the south recover from the devastation from hurricane Ida.


Membership and participation in activities and events are open to all citizens without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, veteran status or disability.If you have a disability that requires special accommodation for your participation in an activity, please contact us at 225-336-2416.

West Baton Rouge Parish

210 Turner Road

Port Allen, Louisiana 70767


Parish Cookery Contest

Cookery Contest December 20th 9:30 am

On Monday, December 20th, West Baton Rouge 4-H will hold the Parish Beef, Rice, Seafood, and Sugar Cookery Contests at the 4-H Office.Registration will take place from 9:30a.m.-9:45a.m. The judging of the entries will be from 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m., with the judging area closed to public during this time.

Categories for beef include Low-Calorie Main Dish, Quick and Easy Main Dish, and One Dish Meal. Categories for rice include Rice Main Dish, Rice Side Dish, and Rice Dessert. Categories for seafood include Crab, Crawfish, Shrimp, Oyster, and Fish & Other. The categories for Sugar include Baked and Non-Baked

If entering the seafood cookery, make sure your dish has at least one cup of seafood in it, and if entering a sugar dish, make sure you use at least 1 cup of sugar. Please refer to the Cookery Contest rules packet for specific contest guidelines. Contact the 4-H office for a copy of the Cookery Contest rules packet.

All dishes must arrive at the contest COLD, SITTING ON ICE, and IN AN ICE CHEST. Also, you must bring the recipe to accompany the dish. Any entry not meetings these criteria will be disqualified.

First place winners will represent WEST BATON ROUGE 4-H at the Southwest Area Cookery Contest in Crowley, on March 8, 2022.Call @ 336-2416 with any questions you may have .

Shooting Sports Meeting

Shooting Sports Informational Meeting

This will be an introductory meeting to 4-H Shooting Sports Program in West Baton Rouge Parish. It is VERYIMPORTANT to make this meeting to learn the basics of each discipline, as well as setting up future practice dates. The meeting will be held on October 27, 2021 at 7:00 pm at the 4-H office.

Sweet Potato & Pecan Sale

West Baton Rouge Parish 4-H will be selling Louisiana Sweet Potatoes and Pecans during the month of October! This sale offers your club the chance to make money for your club, so that you can do club activities! The sweet potatoes will come in boxes of 10lbs for $10.00, or 40lbs for $25.00. For each 10lb box sold your club will earn $2.00 and $5.00 for each 40lb box sold. Pecans will come in 1lb bags and sell for $10.00. We are also selling Pointe Coupee Pecan Company Flavored Pecans for $12. Flavors available include chocolate, roasted, hot n’ spicy and sugared pecans. The sweet potatoes and pecans will be available at the WBR Extension office on November 16th, which will give everyone who orders plenty of time to plan a Thanksgiving Dinner menu with sweet potatoes as a delicious dish! If you have any questions regarding the sale, please call the WBR Extension office @ 225-336-2416. I hope all of you will take advantage of the opportunity to support 4-H and dine on a Louisiana delicacy!

Order form is attached in the Clover Journal!

Order deadline:

November 9, 2021

Sweet potato pickup: November 16, 2021

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