Friday, June 1, 2018

Recap of June 2018 Meeting

  by Shelly Mathis

Meeting Date: June 1, 2018
Old Business
Club T-shirts
Please email your desire shirt order to Shelly: include sizes and name(s) of member or mom.
Due by June 9th.
New Members:
Paige
Brenden
Carsten
Cherish

Old Members:
Please email Shelly if you grew out of your shirt from last year and need a new one.

New Business

Fruit-Selling Opportunities in Granby
Paige invited whoever is available to sell fruit with them at a Granby Chamber Event tonight.
You can contact her at 970-531-8099.

We talked about selling early OR surplus peaches at Granby’s Farmer’s Market.
This is completely dependent upon the peach crop and Phil’s schedule.
This event is optional and for the members who are available on the dates chosen.
Tish and Paige will coordinate based on what they learn from Phil.

Community Service
The club voted to purchase five boxes of peaches to donate to local food pantries and seniors.
We will divide them up between whichever entities accept them:
Silver Spruce Apartments?
Mountain Family Center (food pantries in Kremmling and Granby)
Granby Seniors

Volunteers for July’s Meeting
Prayer - Kenna
Devotion - Sego
Refreshments - Rhae
Game - Lexi

Demonstrations
Lexi and Flint gave their demonstrations.

Community Service: Tray Favors
After the meeting, Cherish led a community service project.
She taught the club how to make crab and ladybug tray favors out of seashells.

4-H Projects
Members - be sure you are completing all that is required for your project.
Follow these instructions to verify you have the necessary documentation - Record Book Help

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

Homesteaders Club Announcements

Next Club Meeting - Friday, July 13th @ 1:30 p.m. @ Hot Sulphur Community Church
Demonstrations - Taylah, Shiloh, Ben, Cherish, Rhae


Middle Park 4-H Council Announcements
Next Council Meeting - Monday, June 4th @ 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!



Saturday, May 26, 2018

Club News - June 2018

Club News
June 2018

Club Meeting
Friday, June 1st @ 12 p.m. @ Hot Sulphur Springs Community Church

Picnic Lunch Time!  
Bring a packed lunch.  If you wish, you can bring something to share with the group.

Business Meeting
Meeting Volunteers
Prayer - Lexi
Devotion - Rhae
Demonstrations - Taylah, Lexi, Shiloh, Flint
Tray Favors - Cherish will be leading the group in designing seashell tray favors.
Please bring black sharpies, if you have them!
Please bring any completed fruit sale spreadsheets and payments to give to Audrey & Marcy.


www.ColoradoHomesteaders.org



Saturday, May 19, 2018

Recap of May 2018 Meeting

by Shelly Mathis

Meeting Date: May 18, 2018

Ben’s 4-H Council Meeting Report

Council Fundraiser
Volunteer to sell 4-H truck raffle tickets with the council on June 2nd at Murdoch’s in Fraser.  
The council earned $1000 selling tickets outside of City Market.  
Watch for more council fundraising opportunities in the newsletter and in emails from Lacy.

Old Business
Fruit Fundraiser
Phil says to sell lots of peaches; he’s expecting a “bumper crop.”
Contact Paige if you want to set up a fruit-selling table this summer at the new Granby Chamber.
Please start turning in your completed spreadsheets with payment to Marcy & Audrey.
Sales need to wrap up by the end of June!

New Business

Trip Assistance
The club voted to give Ben $75 for CWF, and Foster and Lexi each $75 for EXPO.

T-Shirts for New Members
The club voted to purchase club T-shirts for new members:
(At the meeting, that included Rhaelyn, Cherish, Carsten, Brenden & Paige).  
Jani, Carly, and Critter -- more new members

Marcy will contact Donna at Mountain Mama’s and coordinate the order and payment.
---Is there a minimum requirement for our order?
---Does the previous sizing chart still apply?
---What is the cost?


Shelly or Marcy will email the sizing chart to the club and ask for order requests.
If anyone else in the club needs a larger size, please contact Shelly or Marcy immediately!

4-H Projects
Members - be sure you are completing all that is required for your project.
Follow these instructions to verify you have the necessary documentation - Record Book Help

Volunteers for June 1st’s Meeting
Prayer - Lexi
Devotion - Rhae
Refreshments - Each family will bring a packed picnic lunch.  Feel free to bring something to share.
Game - NO GAME - Due to demonstrations and tray favors

Tray Favors
We made Independence Day tray favors ahead of time for July.  
Marcy, Tish, and Shelly will deliver them when it is appropriate.

Demonstration Schedule
May - Foster, Sego, Audrey, Kenna
June - Taylah, Lexi, Shiloh, Flint
July - Ben, Cherish, Rhaelyn

Homesteaders Club Announcements

Next Club Meeting - Friday, June 1st @ 12 p.m. @ Hot Sulphur Community Church
Demonstrations - Taylah, Lexi, Shiloh, Flint
Tray Favors - Cherish will be leading the group in designing seashell tray favors.
Please bring black sharpies, hot glue guns, and glue sticks!



Middle Park 4-H Council Announcements
Next Council Meeting - Monday, June 4th @ 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!




Friday, May 11, 2018

Club News - May 2018

Club News
May 2018

Club Meeting
Friday, May 18th @ 1 p.m. @ Kremmling Community Church
Business Meeting
Meeting Volunteers
Prayer - Sego
Devotion - Sego
Refreshments - Audrey
Game - Foster
Demonstrations - Foster, Sego, Flint, Audrey, Kenna
Please bring any completed fruit sale spreadsheets and payments to give to Audrey & Marcy.


www.ColoradoHomesteaders.org



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.
Fair Ad_2016.PNG


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, Rhaelyn, Carsten

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