Meetings and workshops are held in the Extension Meeting Room (23) of the LaSalle Parish Courthouse unless stated otherwise. Camps are held at Grant Walker Educational Facility in Pollock. Contest and workshop dates are subject to change. Pre-registration is requested for contests and workshops.
Enrollment of 4-H Members
Election of Officers
2 Labor Day-4-H Office Closed
17 4-H Jr. Leader Meeting, Courthouse 5 p.m.
***** Sweet Potato Sales
6-12 National 4-H Week
8 4-H Pet Show, Jena Town Park 5 p.m.
10 National Science Experiment Day
14 Food and Fitness Workshop 10-12 noon
17 Shooting Sports Sign-Up Mtg. 5 p.m.
20-26 National Character Counts Week
22 4-H Club Officer Trainings 5 p.m.
24-Nov 9 State Fair Livestock Events
31 Photography Contest-photo due-theme: Fall
1 Enrollment cards due in 4-H Office
2 4-H Fall Fun Run/Walk
5 Possession & Validation deadline for market, breeding & commercial sheep, goats, dairy, and beef
5 Livestock Validation 4-5 p.m.
11 Food and Fitness Workshop 1-3 p.m.
14 Beef, Sweet Potato, Rice, and Pecan Cookery Contests
19 Sweet Potato orders in (tentatively) pick-up 3-5 p.m.
25 Food and Fitness Chopped Contests 10 a.m.-12 noon and 1-3 p.m.
27-29 Thanksgiving Holidays-4-H Office Closed
30 Photography Contest photo due theme: Pets
3 Possession & Validation deadline for market & breeding swine
13-15 LA Connections Camp
19 Christmas Ornament due
19 Photography Contest photo due-theme: Holidays
23-Jan 3 Christmas & New Year's Holiday-4-H Office Closed
16 Honey Bee Essay due
20 Martin Luther King Day-4-H Office Closed
26-27 State 4-H Fashion Camp
30-Feb 1 District Livestock Show
31 Photography Contest Photo due-theme: Wildlife (birds/nature/wild animals)
8-15 LSU State Livestock Show
18 Seafood, Chicken, & Egg Cookery Contests
21-23 State Food and Fitness Camp
26 Sew Simple Workshop
27 Leather Workshop
28- Challenge Camp
****** Strawberry Sales
1 Scholarship Applications due
3 Feb. Photography Contest photo due theme: Buildings/Architectural Structures
7-9 Jr. Leadership Camp
14-17 Regional State Shooting Sports Competition
24 Beef and Dairy Posters due
25 Spring Fashion Show
25 Area Cookery Contests-State Evacuation Center beside LSUA
1 Record Books due
1 Final Photography Contest photo due-theme: Horticulture (flowers/plants/crops)
16 Strawberry Orders In (tentative) pick-up 3-5 p.m.
24 "Krazy" Kitchen Workshop
2 4-H Activities Day-Jena Town Park
TBA State Shooting Sports Competition
17-20 4-H University-Baton Rouge
TBA District Horse Show
7-12 State Horse Show
August 1 LaSalle 4-H Camp (4-6 grades)
4-8 LOST Camp (7-8 grades)
For more information concerning the LaSalle Parish 4-H program, contact Kim Evans, 4-H Agent-LaSalle Parish.