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4-H Events and Opportunities

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

Summer Horse Show Series – July 14 and August 4
Stevens County 4-H Horse Leaders have two more shows planned for the summer. Up next is  Jammin’ July on July 14.  The final show Fun in the Sun is August 4 and will be a state qualifier for 4-H members. All shows will be held at the NE WA Fairgrounds. Pre-registration is required. Click the links for registration forms and registration dates.Both shows are open to youth and adults. 4-H membership is not required.

4-H Dog Judging Contest
It’s time to test your dog knowledge at the Stevens County 4-H Dog Judging Contest on Saturday, July 21 from 10 am to 1 pm at the NE WA Fairgrounds in Colville. The day includes a 25 Breed ID (AKC dogs accepted in the last 17 years), 25 Dog Parts ID, 2 Tack Subjects, judging four dogs in an obedience class, and oral reasons. All ages are invited to attend. Blue ribbon winners in intermediate and senior class will qualify to attend the State 4-H Fair Dog Judging Contest. Registration is due by July 18. Do not bring your dog.

4-H Dog Qualifying Show
Mark your calendar for Saturday, July 28 and plan to attend the 4-H Dog Qualifying Show. The show starts at 9 am at the NE WA Fairgrounds in Colville. Showmanship, obedience, and agility classes are being offered. Register by July 25. This is a state qualifying event for juniors, intermediates, and seniors – so if you are hoping to attend State Fair with your dog plan on coming to this show.

Outstanding 4-H Leader Nominations
Take time to nominate your leader for Outstanding 4-H Leader of the Year. Leaders will be recognized in two categories. The first is for New Leaders with one or two years of service and the second is for Experienced Leaders with 3 or more years of service. Winners will be recognized at the 4-H Awards Banquet in November with a plaque and gift. Additionally the Experienced Leader will be recognized at the State 4-H Forum in October. Nominations are due August 8 and can be found here Outstanding 4-H Leader Nomination