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Love a good pageant?

We’re currently taking applications for all of the 2015 Pike County 4-H Fair pageants!

Little Miss & Mister Pike County - Participants must be residents of Pike County and be at least 5 years old and no older than 8 years on or before July 1, 2015.  To register, please submit a completed application and the $30 entry fee to the Pike County 4-H Council c/o Pike County Extension Office as soon as possible. Limited to the first 14 applicants.

Junior Miss Pike County - Participants must be residents of Pike County and be at least 9 years old and no older than 12 years on or before July 1, 2015. (Application will be uploaded soon. In the meantime, contact the Extension Office.)

Teen Miss Pike County - Participants must be residents of Pike County and be at least 13 years old and no older than 16 years on or before July 1, 2015. (Application will be uploaded soon. In the meantime, contact the Extension Office.)

Miss Pike County - Participants must be residents of Pike County and be at least 17 years old and no older than 22 years on or before July 1, 2015. (Application will be uploaded soon. In the meantime, contact the Extension Office.)

Ready to join Pike County 4-H?

Youth can enroll online in 4-H from November 1, 2014 through January 15, 2015 by visiting https://in.4honline.com.  Join us at one of several 4-H enrollment clinics this November or contact the Extension Office if you have any questions or need assistance!

Detailed instructions on how to create your family 4HOnline account were mailed to 2014 members in October and can also be downloaded from the Pike CES website.  Families that do not have internet access can complete a paper enrollment form (also available from the Pike CES website) or attend one of many 4-H Online Enrollment Clinics scheduled this fall:

  • Saturday, November 1, 9-11 am @ Winslow Public Library
  • Saturday, November 8, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm @ 4-H Fairgrounds
  • Saturday, November 22, 1-5 pm @ Petersburg Public Library
  • Saturday, December 6, 10 am – noon @ Otwell Public Library

Congratulations to our 2014 4-H Fair exhibitors!

We had a wonderful 4-H Fair this past July and our 4-H Council is now busy making plans for the 2015 fair.

In the meantime, you can see the 2014 Fair results at the Pike CES website (http://goo.gl/djgl7X).

2014 Amazing Race to End Hunger

2014 Amazing Race Donations

Non-perishable food gathered for Somebody’s Place (excluding the coolers, of course)

We’re super excited to announce results from last night’s Amazing Race to End Hunger: A total of 211 pounds of nonperishable food items were collected for Somebody’s Place!

Thank you to all of this year’s participants!

First Place Adult Team – Collected 37 pounds of food
* Angela Furman
* Adrienne Furman
* Natashia Furman
* Vanessa DeCoursey

First Place Youth Team – Collected 58 pounds of food
* Makayla Stanley
* Jerzey Reibold
* Tyler Reibold
* Kayla Cannon

Second Place Youth Team – Collected 58 pounds of food
* Wyatt Frasure
* Landen Mason
* Jack Tegmeyer
* Griffin Boyd
* Jackson Stuckey

Third Place Youth Team – Collected 29 pounds of food
* Carissa Moudy
* Anthony Marret
* Sam Tegmeyer
* Max Tegmeyer
* Lilly Pancake

Fourth Place Youth Team – Collected 29 pounds of food
* Cailey Furman
* Brayden Furman
* Alaina McClellan
* Connor Furman

We’d also like to thank everyone who helped set up the stations, assisted with registration & did clean-up. We couldn’t do it without you!

Thursday Night at the 4-H Fair

It’s finally here – the 2014 Pike County 4-H Hog Wrestling Contest is tonight!!!

Registration will be from 3:30 to 6 pm at the Amphitheater.

DeWayne Spaw will perform prior to hog wrestling, which is set to start at 7 pm.

 

Hope to see you there!

Wednesday at the 4-H Fair

While it looks a little yucky outside, we’re hoping the rain doesn’t put a damper on all the fun to be had today. (Puns too corny? Sorry…)

Scheduled for today:

  • Rabbit Show @ 9 am
  • 4-H Building Open from 5-10 pm
  • Carnival Rides from 5-10 pm – Wristbands are $15 each tonight, a $5 savings
  • Beef & Dairy Cattle and Sheep Shows @ 6 pm
  • Mini Amazing Race to End Hunger – Registration from 5-6 pm; games begin @ 6 pm
  • Youth & Adult Amazing Race to End Hunger – Registration from 6-7 pm; games begin @ 7 pm
  • 4-H Family Fun Night starts @ 7 pm – Sponsored by Elmer Buchta Trucking – Ice cream courtesy of Farm Bureau

When possible, any delays will be posted to Facebook/Twitter.

Tuesday at the 4-H Fair

Quite a lot of fun events today at the fair:

  • The 4-H poultry show will start at 9 am today in the Robinson Building (aka pole barn, poultry barn). Good luck to our showmanship competitors!
  • 4-H Building open from 5-10 pm. All of the Building exhibits have been judged, so be sure to check out the Cloverbuds, Future 4-H, 4-H & Open Class exhibits – there’s a ton of amazing projects to be seen!
  • Carnival rides from 5-10 pm. Wristbands are $20/each today.
  • Free Stage entertainment from 6-10 pm.
  • 4-H Swine show starts at 6:30 in the Livestock Arena. No doubt our swine members will be bringing out their A-games tonight!
  • Teen Miss & Miss Pike County Pageants at the Amphitheater starting at 7 pm. General Admission is $5, Youth $3, free admission for 4-H members + kids 6 & under.

And don’t forget about the booths & food stands. We have many organizations that have giveaways & vendors selling yummy fair treats :)

 

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