2019 January 4-H Clovertalk Newsletter

Rochelle Wilking, Hayden, Jessie  |  2/6/2019 5:38:03 PM

2019 Parish Livestock Show

— Upcoming Show Dates —

January 11-12 :: Parish Livestock Show • Baton Rouge

January 31–Feb. 2:: District Livestock Show • Gonzales

February 9-16 :: State Livestock Show • Gonzales

March 2 :: State Rabbit Show • Alexandria

Come out and support your fellow East Baton Rouge Parish 4-H’ers as they exhibit their livestock projects!

Friday, January 11, 2019—animals will be in the barn at night

Saturday, January 12, 2019—the Show will begin at 9:00 AM

4-H Night with the Pelicans

Louisiana 4-H will once again host its “4-H Night with the Pelicans” on Friday, February 8, 2019. Come out and support Louisiana 4-H as the Pelicans take on the Minnesota Timberwolvesin the Smoothie King Arena. Ticket prices vary and promotional packages are available.

Please visit www.pelicansgroups.com/louisiana4h to purchase your tickets


Tickets are still available, but must be ordered by
January 18, 2019. Please contact Mrs. Rochelle for more information.

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Horse Club


Horse Club will meet again on Tuesday, January 8th at 6:00 PM at Central Perk Coffee in Central.


The East Baton Rouge 4-H Horse Club will once again host the Capitol Area Horse Show on Saturday, January 26-27, 2019. This will be an open horse show available to any and all interested participants. There will be 3 divisions for participation: 13 & Under, 14 to 18, and 19 & up. A complete list of events and registration information is on page 3.

Junior Leadership Conference

Junior Leadership Conference will be held March 8-10, 2019 at Camp Grant Walker. This year’s theme is “Say Aloha to JLC”! The tracks offered aresuper healthy living, outdoor, unseen powers of agriculture, ready set action, unmask your super talent, and leadership with great power comes great responsibility.

Livestock Club News

LivestockpngThe East Baton Rouge Parish Livestock Club will meet on January 8,

2019 at the Gas/Utility Building in Zachary, LA. This meeting will focus on the upcoming shows and assist members is making sure they are ready for the show ring. If you have any questions, or need more information, please contact Mrs. Rochelle.

Shooting Sports News

The East Baton Rouge Parish Shooting Sports Program is moving forward with a great group of members. As we get closer to competition matches, please be sure that you acquire the minimum 8 hours of qualifying practice time to compete. Practices will be held on Saturday,February 2 2019 9:00-11:00 AM (archery, air rifle, air pistol, and shotgun). All practices will be held at the EBR 4-H Property in Baker, LA.Shooting Sports Logopng

The District Shooting Sports Invitational at East Baton Rouge will be held on Saturday, February, 23 2019. THIS IS ONLY OPEN TO ENROLLED4-H Shooting Sports Members 9-19. Divisions include: Jr. Shotgun (25 5-Stand), Sr. Shotgun (25 5-Stand), Jr. Air Rifle (3P), Sr. Air Rifle (3P), Jr. Air Pistol, Sr. Air Pistol, Jr. B, Jr. Archery (Barebow, Cmpd, Genesis, Sighted Recurve), and Sr. Archery (Barebow, Cmpd, Genesis, Sighted Recurve). For more information please contact Mrs. Rochelle.

Upcoming Camps

Co-Op Camp March 29-31

Sharpen your leadership, marketing, money & management skills as you compete with your team to build and manage your own cooperative business!

Junior Leader Conference March 8-10

Participants have the opportunity to enjoy activities that can cause interest in SET, Outdoor Skills, Healthy Living, Performing Arts, Leadership and Community Service.

4-H University June 18-21

4-Hers ages 13-18 will have the opportunity to stay on LSU’s Campus and compete in different educational fields as well as get an idea of a college experience.

LOST Camp July 28-August 1

Each camper will choose (3) tracks to participate in at LOST camp. Tracks for this year include videography, wetlands, outdoor adventures, SET, and more! Campers will also have free time for recreation activities, such as volleyball, archery, arts and crafts, swimming, canoeing/kayaking, and dances.

4-H Camp July 22-26

Don’t miss the opportunity to have a GREAT adventure with 4-H this summer at 4-H Summer Camp! This educational camp is a 5-day, 4-night adventure for 4th-6th graders (of the current school year). Campers enjoy interactive recreational activities such as swimming, canoeing, archery, volleyball, line dancing, arts and crafts, and much more.

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