Lee Ann Fields, Simmons, Amanda
7 Jr. Leader Meeting
11 State Key Club Award Deadline
11 State Jr. Award of Excellence Due
12 Red Beans and Rice Sale – Super 1
25 Honey Bee Essay Deadline
25 Black History Poster Deadline
25 Parish Scholarship Deadline
26-27 4-H Fashion Camp
25-26 District Livestock Show
2 Shooting Sports Kick Off Meeting (Only for Shotgun)
4 Jr. Leader Meeting
4 LA Electric Co-op Tour Appl. Due
8 Valentine Dance (Service Collection)
9-16 State Livestock Show
20 4-H Summer Camp Registration Begins
21-22 Challenge Camp
26 Dairy Poster Contest Deadline
1 Parish Wide Community Service Begins (Food Drive)
4 Jr. Leader Meeting
8-10 Jr. Leadership Conference
4-H “Coins for Cancer”
As 4-H Members – “We Pledge Our Hands To Larger Service”.Let’s put our 4-H service hands to work.We will be collecting “Coins for Cancer”. Parish 4-H Clubs will be collecting any and all coins/pocket change until February 1st. We will be donating the total money raised from our coin collection to St. Jude’s. Get your whole school and/or community involved. So many lives are affected by this devastating disease.
Black History Month Poster Contest
In observance of Black History Month, you will design an informative poster about black history.Black History Posters are due on January 25.
Rules for the Black History Month Posters – be sure to follow the rules below or your poster will be disqualified:
Print name, address, grade, school and parish on back of poster in the upper right hand corner.
Honey Bee Essay Contest
2019 Essay Topic Honey Varietals, State to State. State and National contest winners could receive a cash award up to $750. Due to the 4-H Office Jan. 25, 2019.
Rules for contest:
Valentine Dance will be held on Feb. 8 at I.A. Lewis School Gym from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. The dance is for 4th-6th grade Lincoln Parish 4-H members.School dress code or you will not be admitted to the dance. Cost is $10 and picture packages will be available. Concessions will be sold. Dance will be chaperoned by 4-H agents, parish school staff members, volunteers and parents.
This year we will have a fun event for parents at the I. A. Lewis School multi-purpose room during the dance!More details about this in next month’s newsletter and on our Facebook page soon!
State 4-H Jr. Award of Excellence
Must be age 14 before January 1 or younger and 4-H member for 2 years. Must score 250 points on application. Due to the 4-H Office on Jan. 11th. Not eligible to apply if you have won this award previously.
State 4-H Key Club Award
Must be 15 years before January 1 or older and 4-H member for 3 years. Must be in 4-H Jr. Leaders. Must score 360 points on
application. Due to the 4-H Office on Jan. 11th. Not eligible to apply if you have won this award previously.
Louisiana Electric Cooperative Youth Tour
Louisiana Electric Cooperative Youth Tour will be in Washington D.C. held in June. Applications for the tour will be due to the Lincoln Parish 4-H Office on February 4, 2019. Applicants must be a 4-H Club member and 16 years old or older to attend. Please call the 4-H Office at 318-251-5134 to request an application.
Shooting Sports Kick Off Meeting
Shooting Sports kick-off meeting for Shotgun will be held at the Ruston Gun Club on Wafer Road in Ruston, LA on
February 2, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. Anyone interested in shotgun shooting sports can attend. Instructors will discuss the program and a hotdog lunch will be served. Contact Brad Martin at 318-251-1095 to register.
Dairy Poster Contest
Registration Deadline: January 25, 2019 - Cost: $70
Cell Phone #: ________________________
Adult T-Shirt Size: (circle one) S M L XL XXL
This registration form should be accompanied by $70 and a health form returned to the 4-H Office by January 25, 2019.
For registration information about any events listed, call our 4-H Office at 318-251-5134 or visit our Facebook page
Visit our website:www.la4h.org/lincoln