2018 Hardin County 4-H Calendar
February 4 Volunteer Kick-off & Appreciation Dessert 7pmmmmm Hardin County Fairgrounds Community Building
February 7 Make-up volunteer Training 6:30-8:00 p.m. Extension Office
March 5 4-H Info Night 6:30-8:00 p.m. Hardin County Fairgrounds Community Building
March 9 Ohio 4-H Volunteer/Teen Conference & Recognition Luncheon Columbus
April 15 Enrollment Deadline- Enrollment forms, Self-Determined sheet, across county lines forms, book order and club program DUE to Extension office by 4:30 PM
April 15 Horse Permission forms due
April 23 New Advisor Orientation 1-2:30 or 5:30-7:00 Extension Office
April 30 Advisor In-Club Quality Assurance Training 7-8 pm Extension Office
May 1 Final Day For Enrollment Changes or New Members Added by Advisors
May 11 Beginner Livestock Boot Camp 9:30-noon, Hardin County Fairgrounds
May 15 Dairy Beef Feeder possession and registration form deadline
May 25 Dairy Beef Weigh-in, Hardin County Fairgrounds, 8-10:30 a.m.
June 1 Ownership deadline for livestock except broilers (hatch date July 5th or after) and Dairy Beef Feeders (May 15)
June 1 4-H Rabbit and Beef Feeder registration due; Horse lease & ID forms due
June 1 Fair Booth Request form due
June 2 4-H Camp sign up 3:00 pm Extension Office
June 6 Quality Assurance Training 6-7:30 pm, Hardin County Fairgrounds
June 8 All PAS Horse Show Entries Due to Extension Office by 4:30 pm
June 8 Sheep weigh-in Hardin County Fairgrounds 8-10:00 am / Goat weigh-in Hardin County Fairgrounds 10-11:00am
June 18 Demonstration Contest Entries due to Extension Office
June 20 Ohio State Fair Dog Show and Agility Entries Due / Ohio State Fair Livestock Entries Due
June 22 Ohio State Fair Qualifying PAS Horse Show 8:30AM / Allen County Fairgrounds (covered arena)
June 25 County Demonstration contest 6:00-8:00 PM / Extension Office
June 27 LAST CHANCE Quality Assurance Training 2:30-4:00, Community Building, Fairgrounds, this training willl NOT count for the Ohio State Fair
July 1 Ohio State Fair Dog Poster Entries Due
July 10 Clover Bud Fun Day, 1-4pm OSU Extension Office
July 17 General Project Judging 1:00-7:00 PM / Hardin County Fairgrounds Community Building
July 21-25 4-H Camp
July 24-Aug 4 Ohio State Fair
July 31 County Livestock Interview Judging 1-7pm Community Building, Fairgrounds
July 31 Hardin County Fair Entries Due On-Line (livestock and still projects)
August 1 Hardin County 4-H Clover Award Sheets Due in Extension Office
August 5&6 Make-up judging for ALL projects, appointment required
August 10 Rabbit Meat Pen Tattooing 9:00-11:00 AM, Hardin County Fairgrounds
September 2-8 Hardin County Fair


October 20


4-H Fall Fest 6:00-7:30 PM / Hardin County Fairgrounds Jr. Fair Building