St. John 4-H CLOVER CHRONICLE January 2019
District Show: January 31 through February 2, 2019
State Breeding Goats: February 9-10, 2019
Exhibition Birds: February 10, 2019
Broiler Birds: February 12, 2019
Poem Contest Results!
Thank you to all the participants who took the time to share what they were thankful for. It was a great joy to read and learn more about the amazing 4-H’ers in St. John Parish. It was great to see the all the amazing passions and the time it took to reflect on what is important in life.
1st– Kaydence Hoover, St Peter
2nd– Imari Cooper, St Peter
3rd– Kayleigh Belvin, St Peter
Participants– Christopher Taylor (Stem), Sydney Stewart (Stem), Cheyenne Ford (SP), Donovan Hillard (SP), Anaijah Sanders (LPE), McKayla Noble (SP), Koi Grant (SP), Taniyah Ferrier (LPE), Jy’Lashia Love (ECW), Angel Valles (ECW), Marcus Whitfield (GM), Aysa Clark (STEM), and Reign Dickerson (LPE).
4-H Summer Camp
For: 4th– 6th Graders
When: June 10th—14th 2019
Where: Camp Grant Walker
Members will stay in cabins (girl and boys will have their own cabins) with the 4-H agent or a volunteer. Campers will have tracks to select from for the beginning of the day and then rotate through different activities at the end of the day.
The cost includes: Camp fees, travel, meals for the week, camp T-shirt, camp picture, parish T-shirt, and snacks.
4-H Night with the Pelicans
Pelicans vs. Minnesota Timberwolves
Friday, February 8, 2019
Deadline for tickets: January 18, 2018
4-H members and their families can buy discount game tickets.
Tickets sales benefit Louisiana 4-H.
Valentines for the Veterans
Get creative and make some Valentines for the local Veterans! Every person needs a reminder someone out there cares for them. Most of these Veterans will not even get a visit, so let show them that 4-H cares and make as many valentines as we can!
Have your first and last name, grade and club sent to the 4-H office and the cards must be delivered by the school leader.
DUE: February 13th!
Honey Bee Essay Contest
Essay Topic: Each jar of honey reflects an unrepeatable combination of climate, soil, weather and flowers. Each state has unique honey varietals that beekeepers can market to their customers. Please identify one unique varietal to your state and discuss the flower’s uniqueness and how beekeepers can effectively market that varietal. In your essay, please include a photo of the varietal’s flower, an interview with a local beekeeper who collects this varietal and recipe that highlights the varietal.
The online form has four steps:
Section 1: Student Information Section 2: Biographical Sketch Section 3: Essay Section 4: Submission
To submit a 4-H Beekeeping Essay, 4-H members need to fill out the link below:
DUE: January 30, 2019
Christmas Ornament Contest Results
1st: Dominique Lewis
2nd: Rita White
3rd: Cheyenne Ford
1st: Saraid Rodriguez
2nd: Bailey Epperly
3rd: Tela Davis
Congratulations to all our winners!
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