4-H Events and Opportunities

Program Contact: Shannon Rowley, Extension Coordinator
(509) 684-2588 • sgordon@wsu.edu

The Dog Daze of Winter – February 24, 2018
The Stevens County 4-H Dog presents The Dog Daze of Winter from 10 am – 3 pm at the Ag and Trade Center in Colville (311 W. Astor). Topics include showmanship, obedience, agility, therapy/H.O.P.E., and Canine Good Citizen. Bring your dog for some great hands-on practice and experience. If you dog can’t make it that’s okay you will still learn lots. Open to youth ages 5-18 and adults. No cost to attend, but donations will be accepted for the NE WA Fair end of year celebration. For more information or to register contact 4-H Dog Program Leader Jody Hoffman at (509) 684-5977 or jhoffman@plix.com 

Sensational Saturday – March 3, 2018
Sensational Saturday Flyer
4-H Sensational Saturday is will be held from 9 am to 2 pm at the Community College in Colville on March 3. The day is open to all school age youth (4-H and non 4-H). It is a day of fun workshops to learn more about your 4-H project or explore new projects. You will have the opportunity to attend five 45 minute workshops throughout the day. Stevens County 4-H Leaders’ Council will provide a complimentary lunch for attendees. Contact Shannon Rowley at (509) 684-2588 or sgordon@wsu.edu for additional information.

Public Presentations – March 20 and 24 and April 17, 2018
Public Presentation Flyer
Two Area Public Presentation contests are scheduled…the first is March 20 in Chewelah and the second is in Colville on March 24. Area contests are open to all age divisions. Make sure you review Stevens County 4-H Public Presentation Policy for important information you need to know before giving your presentation at an Area Contest. Registration is required by calling Shannon at 684.2588. You will be assigned a presentation time. Blue ribbon winners at area contests are invited to attend the County Finals contest on April 17 where state qualifiers will be selected. Additional information on Public Presentations can be found at http://ext100.wsu.edu/stevens/youth/youth/4-h-public-presentations/.

Shooting Sports Leader Training – April 14-15, 2018
Kootenai County Extension is again offering Shooting Sports Training to become 4-H trained shooting sports leaders. Training will be offered in the following disciplines: archery, hunting, pistol, rifle, and shotgun. Registration is now open. Training will be April 14-15 in Coeur d’Alene, ID. Registration forms can be obtained from the Kootenai County Extension office by calling 208-446-1680 or email teresagb@uidaho.edu
Registration Flyer