Thursday, April 19, 2018

Recap of April 2018 Meeting

Meeting Date: April 13, 2018

Ben’s 4-H Council Meeting Report

Council Fundraiser: Volunteer to sell 4-H truck raffle tickets with the council on May 12th.


Districts 11 and 12 are proposing that the State redefine all district boundaries.
Ben will scan and email the documents for everyone to review.  
You can share your thoughts at the next council meeting.


The council will be working on new ways to involve club participation for 4-H Week in October.


Old Business
Fruit sales went well at the HSS government complex.
Foster and Ben shared about their experiences at District Retreat.
Do any of the new club members have questions about the fruit fundraiser?  Everyone - it’s time to sell!

New Business

Thank-You’s
The club received a thank-you from Silver Spruce residents for the previous tray favors.


Community Service
The club voted to renew our fair book ad ($45) and our Friend donation for the Middle Park Fair.
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The club voted to renew the $400 scholarship to Sew It Seamz for 2018-2019.

Mark Your Calendars!
The club business meeting dates for May and June were changed:
Friday, May 18th @ 1pm at Kremmling Community Church
Friday, June 1st @ 12 pm at Hot Sulphur Springs Community Church.  Bring a picnic lunch!
Moms, I did not write down where we decided to have our June meeting - KCC or HSSCC?

Demonstration Schedule
May - Foster, Sego, Flint, Audrey, Kenna
June - Taylah, Lexi, Shiloh
July - Ben, Cherish
We need to hear from Brenden, Carsten, Rhaelyn, and Emilia.  
When do you want to give your demonstrations?  June or July? Please email Shelly with your choice.


4-H Projects
The due date to DROP your 4-H project without penalties is May 1st.  Decide now if you can finish!
Contact the office if you cannot complete your project, which includes:
Attend a minimum of 6 meetings
Give a demonstration
Complete your record book
Prepare your exhibit and show it on Exhibit Day or the Fair
Participate in community service and fundraiser activities
If you do not drop the project and do not complete it, you cannot do that same project next year.  
Also, the club is penalized and does not receive our 100% completion award.


May Meeting Volunteers
Prayer - Sego
Devotion - Sego
Refreshments - Audrey
Game - Foster


Please read the club announcements, as well as the 4-H Council newsletter.


Homesteaders Club Announcements

Next Club Meeting - Friday, May 18th @ the Kremmling Community Church


Middle Park 4-H Council Announcements
Next Council Meeting - Monday, May 7th @ 7 p.m. @ the Hot Sulphur Springs Town Hall
Read the County 4-H Newsletter that comes to your email and keep up to date on 4-H events!
Community Service Opportunity
4-H’ers are needed to make cookies to give out at the Health Fair - April 28th in  Kremmling.
If you are interested, please call Cindy at 724-3190.
Council Fundraiser: Sell truck raffle tickets at City Market on Saturday, May 12th:
11:00-1:00  or 1:00-3:00  or 3:00-5:00
A sign-up sheet is available at the office.
Remember that if you sell five truck tickets it can replace one hour of concessions (trip assistance).
Cloverbud Meeting - April 26th @ 6 p.m. - Spring Planting @ Exhibit Hall in Kremmling


Sunday, April 8, 2018

Club News - April 2018

Club News
April 2018

Club Meeting
Friday, April 13th @ 1:30 p.m. @ Kremmling Community Church
Business
Club’s Fair Book Ad
Community Service
Fruit Fundraiser
Schedule for May and June Business Meetings
Demonstration Schedule for May, June, and July
Meeting Volunteers
Prayer - Kenna
Devotion - Lexi
Refreshments - Rhaelyn
Game - Taylah

Please bring any completed fruit sale spreadsheets and payments to give to Audrey & Marcy.

Middle Park 4-H Council Announcements

Next Council Meeting:
Monday, January 8th @ 7pm in Town Hall of Hot Sulphur Springs
Contact Lacy to find out where to meet her or to ask for a ride (970-724-3436).  
The suburban leaves the fairgrounds at 6:30 p.m.



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Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Recap of March 2018 Meeting

by Marcy Monnahan

Meeting Date: March 2, 2018

Old Business

Fruit Sales at County Gov’t Complex in HSS
When: Meet on Wednesday, March 28th at 8:45 a.m. in the courthouse parking lot adjacent to Hwy 40.

Volunteer Sellers:
---Linke/Krempin
---Petefish
---Wall
---Wheatley (if Chavoustie's are unable to)

Please bring your fruit spreadsheets, pens, cash to give out change.
You can make copies of your delivery information cards and cut them out to hand out to buyers.

New Business

Who wants to volunteer for next meeting?
Prayer - Kenna Wall
Devotion - Lexi Petefish
Refreshments - Rhaelyn Haddix
Game - Taylah?  Does someone want to plan a backup game in case Taylah’s absent?

Please read the club announcements, as well as the 4-H Council newsletter on your own.

We made St. Patrick’s Day tray favors for seniors following the meeting.
We also stuffed plastic Easter eggs with candy for the Hot Sulphur Springs Chamber of Commerce.

Homesteaders Club Announcements

Sell Fruit @ Government Complex in HSS - Wednesday, March 28th at 8:45 a.m.

Next Club Meeting - Friday, April 13 @ 1:30 p.m. @ Kremmling Community Church


Middle Park 4-H Council Announcements

Next Council Meeting - Monday, April 2nd @ 7 p.m. @ the Hot Sulphur Springs Town Hall

Read the County 4-H Newsletter that comes to your email and keep up to date on 4-H events!

Sunday, February 25, 2018

Club News - March 2018

Club News
March 2018

RSVP for Friday’s Tubing Party!
We need a final count of who is going tubing in Fraser by 9 p.m. on Tuesday, February 27th.  
Please email your RSVP to Shelly and let me know if you can make it or not.

Tubing Details
Where: Fraser Tubing Hill, 455 County Rd 72, Fraser, CO  80442
When: Friday, March 2nd at 11 a.m.
Bring: Please bring a school ID or homeschool letter of intent to prove that you are a local student.
Lunch: Tish and Marcy are making soup.  Please bring an appetizer, side dish, or dessert to share.

Club Meeting
Friday, March 2nd after lunch at Krempin’s house!

Meeting Volunteers
Prayer - Flint
Devotion - Sego
Game Leader - Due to our other activities, we are not having an official game time.

Community Service: We will stuff Easter Eggs with candy for the Hot Sulphur Springs Chamber.
We will also make tray favors for Grand County Seniors after our meeting.

Middle Park 4-H Council Announcements

Next Council Meeting
Monday, March 5th @ 7pm @ the HSS Town Hall
Contact Lacy to find out where to meet her or to ask for a ride (970-724-3436).  
The suburban leaves the fairgrounds at 6:30 p.m.

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Recap of February 2018 Meeting

by Shelly Mathis

Meeting Date: February 9, 2018

4-H Council Meeting Report

Ben reported that the Council is going to hold a truck raffle ticket sale at City Market on May 12.  
If you want to volunteer to sell tickets, this is a way you can earn Council trip assistance.  
Contact the office if you’re interested in volunteering.  
You may pick up truck raffle tickets from the office to sell personally, as well.  

The Council plants to participate in the Hot Sulphur Springs and Kremmling Days parades.  
Stay tuned for more details.

The Council decided to plan a Parli-Pro Workshop on November 9th.

Old Business
There was no old business to discuss.

New Business

March’s Business Meeting
The club voted via email to move March’s business meeting to Friday, March 2nd.  
It will be held at Krempin’s house following the tubing party.

Palisade Fruit Fundraiser
The club voted to continue this fruit fundraiser for this year.  
Shelly handed out the fundraising packets including instructions, spreadsheets, and contact cards.
Please let her know if you have any questions.

The club agreed to sell fruit at the County Government Building complex on Wednesday, March 28th.
We will begin at 8:45 a.m.  
Tish submitted the necessary paperwork after the meeting, and the club is approved to sell on that date.  
We will make an official plan at the March 2nd meeting.

Community Service
The club voted to purchase 150 cookies from Starla Rindt for Kremmling’s Easter Egg Hunt on March 31st.

The club voted to help the Hot Sulphur Springs Chamber’s Easter Egg Hunt.
We will stuff plastic eggs with candy at our March meeting.
We will also give a donation of $125 to help with their luncheon.  

The club will not volunteer for grounds maintenance at Cliffview in March since the month is full.

District Retreat Scholarship
The club voted to institute a one-time District Retreat Scholarship of $50 first-year club members.
First-year members don't have a chance to earn club or council trip assistance so this will help them attend.

4-H Projects
Please review the project books you received from Caroline.
Notify her immediately if they are incorrect, such as the wrong unit or level, etc.

Let Shelly or Lacy know if you have any questions about how to begin working on your 4-H projects.

March Meeting Volunteers
Prayer - Flint
Devotion - Sego
Refreshments - ALL (see food plan for March 2nd Tubing Party/Meeting)
Game - There will be no game at this meeting since we are stuffing eggs and making tray favors.

Please read the club announcements, as well as the 4-H Council newsletter.

Adjournment

Homesteaders Club Announcements

Next Club Meeting - Friday, March 2nd @ the Krempin House following our Tubing Party


Middle Park 4-H Council Announcements
District Retreat Registration & Payment DUE - by February 21st at 4 p.m.

Mandatory 4-H 101 Sessions for New 4-H Families (You need to attend only one session.)
Wednesday, February 28th @ 6-7pm at the Granby Community Building
Wednesday, March 28th @ 6-7pm at the Extension Office in Kremmling

Cloverbud Nights with Lacy!
The last Thursday of each month (Jan.-July) from 6-7 p.m. at the Exhibit Hall
February 22 - Leathercraft!

Next Council Meeting - Monday, March 5th @ 7pm @ the Hot Sulphur Springs Town Hall

Add/Drop 4-H Projects Deadline - May 1st

Get Started on Project Record Books - http://www.colorado4h.org/project_resources/index.php

Read the County 4-H Newsletter that comes to your email and keep up to date on 4-H events!


March 2nd Tubing Party/Business Meeting Plan

(If Snow) Where: Meet at the Fraser Tubing Hill  

When: Friday, March 2nd at 11 a.m.

Bring: Please bring a school ID or your homeschool letter of intent to prove that you are a local + snow gear

Lunch: Tish and Marcy are making soup.  
Please bring an appetizer, side dish, or dessert to be shared with all.

RVSP: I need to hear from you by February 27th if you are committed to coming.
Tish will give the Tubing Hill our group count.

If there is still no snow, we will still meet at the Krempin house at 11 a.m.
We will make our community service projects, have our meeting, and enjoy lunch and fellowship.