2021 Calendar of 4-H Events
Clinton County

January
1 OSU Closed, New Year’s Day
4 Senior Fair Board (SFB) Meeting, 7pm (Fairground)
6 Virtual Scholarship & Award Help Session, 12-1pm (Virtual-Link will be shared in weekly updates.)
9 Junior Fair Conference (Virtual for Junior Fair Board Members)
11 Dairy Comm., 6pm (Virtual)
11 4-H Comm., 7pm (Virtual)
13 Scholarships & Award Applications Due to OSUE
13 Volunteer Help Session for 4honline 1pm & 7pm (Virtual)
14 Carteens, 6-8pm
18 OSU Closed
19 Volunteer Help Session for 4honline 7pm
21 Volunteer Help Session for 4honline 7pm 
21 All County Mtg for members, volunteers & parents 6:30pm (Virtual-Link will be shared in weekly updates.)
25 Junior Fair Board (JFB), 6:30pm
27 Volunteer Help Session for 4honline 1pm 
28 Cloverbud Club for County 4-H Cloverbud Members, 6-7:15pm (All about 4-H & Getting to know our Cloverbuds.)
28 QA 6:30pm (Fairground-Expo Center) - CANCELLED
31 Counselor Training, 1-4pm 
*All events January 1-15 must be conducted virtually. Please watch for more information coming soon on returning to in-person events.

February
4-H Recruitment Month
1 SFB, 7pm (Fair office)
2 Volunteer Update session, 6:30pm (All Volunteers need to attend 1 session.)
4 Volunteer Update session, 6:30pm (All Volunteers need to attend 1 session.)
6 Volunteer Update session, 9:30am (All Volunteers need to attend 1 session.)
8 4-H Comm., 7pm
11 Carteens, 6-8pm
13 4-H Open House, 10am-12pm
13 Cloverbud Club for County 4-H Cloverbud Members, 10-11am (What are 4-H projects and what will I take this year!)
15 Horse Comm., 7pm & No Dog Comm.
17 QA 6:30 pm, (Fairground-Expo Center)
21 Counselor Training, 1-3 pm
21 Cloverbud Counselor Training, 3-4:15 pm
22 JFB, 6:30pm
25 All County Mtg for members, volunteers & parents 6:30pm (Virtual-Link will be shared in weekly updates.)

March 
1 SFB, 7pm (Fair office)
4 All County Mtg for members, volunteers & parents 6:30pm (Virtual-Link will be shared in weekly updates.)
6 Goat & Sheep QA, 10am (Fairground-Expo Center)
8 4-H Comm., 7pm
11 Carteens, 6-8pm
13 Ohio 4-H Volunteer Conference, 8am (Columbus Convention Ctr.-Virtual)
13 New Member Day, 9:30am (QA, 10:30 am)
15 Dairy Comm. 6pm, Dog Comm. 6:30pm, & Horse Comm., 7pm
15 4-H Enrollment Deadline
18 CPR for Counselor Training, 4pm (HOLD-Laurel Oaks Wilmington Campus)
20 Cloverbud Club for County 4-H Cloverbud Members, 10:30-11:30am
TBA Swine Start Up, Meeting & QA, 9:30am (Required-Location TBA)
22 JFB, 6:30pm
25 QA 6:30pm (Fairground-Expo Center)
25 CPR for Counselor Training, 4pm (HOLD-Laurel Oaks Wilmington Campus)
30 Final Deadline to drop/change/add in 4-honline

April
1 All County Mtg for members, volunteers & parents 6:30pm (Virtual-Link will be shared in weekly updates.)
5 SFB, 7pm (Fair office)
8 Carteens, 6-8pm
12 4-H Comm., 7pm
16 County Dairy Cattle Exhibitor Meeting (Required for Exhibitors), 7pm 
17 Swine Start Up, 10am Project Pick Up (Fair-Hog Barn)
19 Dog Comm., 6:30pm & Horse Comm., 7pm
25 Counselor Training, 1-3 pm 
25 Cloverbud Counselor Training, 3-4:15pm
26 JFB, 6:30pm
28 QA, 6:30pm (Fairground-Expo Center) - 
28 Cloverbud Club for County 4-H Cloverbud Members, 5:30-6:30 pm (Cloverbud Cooking Challenge Practice!)

May
1 Forms & Entries Deadline
3 SFB, 7pm (Fair office)
5 Sheep/Goat Tag In, 6-8pm
5 Rabbit Check In/Tattoo, 6-8pm
10 4-H Comm., 7pm
12 Jr Camp Registration Due
13 Carteens, 6-8pm
15 Royalty Applications Deadline
17 Dog Comm., 6:30pm & Horse Comm., 7pm
20 QA, 6:30pm (Fairground-Expo Center)
20 Cloverbud Club for County 4-H Cloverbud Members, 5:30-6:30pm (What Cloverbuds can do at the fair and camp!)
23 Counselor Training, 1-3:30pm (4-H Camp Graham)
24 JFB, 6:30pm
27 Counselor Sessions 9am-12pm (MAKE UP)
28 Counselor Sessions 12pm-4pm (MAKE UP)

June
1 Forms & Entries Deadline
2-6 4-H Junior Camp (4-H Camp Graham)
1 Market Rabbit Check In/Tattoo, 6-8pm (Fair-Rabbit Barn)
7 SFB, 7pm (Fair office)
8 4-H Comm., 7pm
10 Cloverbud Club for County 4-H Cloverbud Members, 6-7pm (Are you ready for fair: project, show & tell, revue, daily events?)
14 Dairy Comm., 6pm, Dog Comm., 6:30pm & Horse Comm., 7pm
16 County King & Queens Contest, 4:30pm & 7pm
17 Creative Writing Projects Due, 4:30pm
17 Fair Booth Entry Forms Due
18 Cloverbud Camp Workday, 9am-12pm
20 Swine Start Up Clinic, 10am (Fairground-Livestock Exhibition Center)
21 PAS Horse Show, 9am (Fair-Horse Area)
TBA Cloverbud Day Camp, 9:30-4pm (4-H Camp Graham)
TBA Cloverbud Day Camp, 9:30-4pm (4-H Camp Graham)
24 Skillathon, 6-8pm (Fair-All barns) & Pollorum Testing
26 Show & Grow Clinic (Fair, time TBD)
28 JFB, 6:30pm
29 Shooting Sports Judging, 9am (Clinton County Sportsman Association)

July
1 Royalty Tea, 1-3pm
5 OSU Closed
5 SFB, 7pm (Fair office)
7 Junior Fair Building BOOTH Set Up, 3-7pm (Fair-Jr. Fair Bldg.) 
9 Pre-Fair Judging, 9 am (Fair-Peterson Bldg.)
10 Junior Fair Building PROJECT MOVE IN, 4-7pm (Fair-Jr. Fair Bldg.) 
10-17 Clinton County Junior Fair 
19 Dog Comm., 6:30pm & Horse Comm., 7pm
22 Cloverbud Club Party, 6pm
26 JFB, 6:30pm
28-Aug 8, Ohio State Fair (Columbus)
Key
JFB, Junior Fair Board
SFB, Senior Fair Board
Comm., Committee
Mtg., Meeting
FCS, Family & Consumer Sciences
QA, Quality Assurance

Deadlines
If a deadline falls on the weekend, Friday, or holiday, we will accept it on the next business day. Please visit the county website for additional 4-H information: clinton.osu.edu. Please contact our office with any questions at 937-382-0901.