Save the Date for these upcoming events!

January

 1 - New Year’s Day - Office Closed
 2 - Curry Comb 4-H Club Meeting
 14 - Longview 4-H Club Meeting
 15 - Cloverbud & Co. Club Meeting
 15 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Office Closed
 15 - Marias Fair Horse Committee Meeting, 7 p.m. at Pizza Hut in Shelby

18 - Marias Fair Archery Tournament Registration Deadline to Pondera office
21 - Clever Clovers 4-H Club Meeting
21 - Soup and Bread, Cut Bank Senior Center
22 - Ag Committee Meeting, 6 p.m. at Marias River Electric in Shelby
24 - Livestock Committee Meeting, 7 p.m. at Marias River Electric in Shelby
25 - 28 - Montana Winter Fair, Lewistown, MT

28 - Marias Fair Archery Tournament - Conrad, MT

 February

1 - Montana 4-H Foundation People Partner grants due
5 - Glacier County 4-H Council meeting, 7 p.m. at the Extension Office
19 - President’s Day - Office Closed
25 – Marias Fair Air Rifle Tournament - Conrad, MT

 

Newsletter

Please see the current newsletter for upcoming events and 4-H information.

January - Project Day pictures, Shooting Sports tournaments, Soup & Bread, etc.
December
- New Family Orientation information, Project Day, etc.
November
- Butter Braid delivery, Holiday Bazaar, Beef Weigh-In, etc.


Forms

Criteria for an Up to Date Record Book for the Marias Fair

To exhibit at the Marias Fair, project journals must be up to date through June 30, and members need to have completed the required number of activities in their project book, along with two learning experiences.  Please use this checklist to make sure your books are in order for the fair.  The list also details what is needed for a completed book at t the end of the year, to receive a 'Gold Seal of Excellence."  

Opportunities:

Glacier County 4-H Council Event Scholarship
Please complete this application in order to receive funds to assist with educational opportunities (this may include attending 4-H Camp, 4-H Congress, a project-related workshop, etc.)

Bret Wanken Memorial Fund
Please complete this application in order to receive funds to assist with educational opportunities (this may include attending 4-H Camp, 4-H Congress, a project-related workshop, etc.).  This fund is comprised of proceeds from the sale of Bret Wanken’s 4â€�H steer at the Marias Fair in 2009, along with donations from other generous individuals and businesses. This fund was established to help 4â€�H youth from the five 4â€�H programs in the Marias Fair (Glacier, Liberty, Pondera and Toole Counties and the Blackfeet Reservation) attend 4â€�H leadership trainings. The goal of this fund is to help you develop leadership skills and share them with your fellow 4â€�H’ers.

Marias Fair 4-H Livestock Committee Scholarships
These scholarships are due back to the Toole County Extension office by June 10.  There are 3 $700 Livestock Committee scholarships and 1 $700 Don Nelson Memorial scholarships available. Please complete the following applications.
Don Nelson Scholarship Application and Don Nelson Carcass Form
Livestock Committee Scholarship Application

 

 4-H in the News:

Jacob Hjartarson excels at 4-H Archery Tournaments
4-H steer 4-H Rabbit