Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Club News - June 2015

Club News
June 2015

Club Meeting

  • Tuesday, June 30th, at the Kremmling Community Church, from 4 - 6 p.m.
    • 4 - 5:30 p.m. ~ Business Meeting
      • Fruit Money is DUE!  Please turn in your balanced spreadsheets and payments!  ☺
      • Volunteers for Friday’s Meeting
        • Bailey will open in prayer.
        • Jill will share a devotion.
        • Shiloh will bake and decorate a cake.  
        • Shelly & Ben will bring ice cream and supplies.
      • Demonstrations
        • Shiloh
        • Taylah
        • Kenna
    • 5:30 - 6 p.m. ~ Graduation Party!
      • Unfortunately, Julie cannot attend due to surgery that day (wisdom teeth).  

Club Announcements

  • July Club Business Meeting - Friday, July 10th - 1-3 p.m.


  • July Demonstrations
    • Ben
    • Molly
    • Jill

Middle Park 4-H Council Announcements

  • 4-H in Granby’s 4th of July Parade - Saturday, July 4th - 11 a.m.
    • Line-up behind car wash begins at 9 a.m.


  • Fair packets due to office by July 10th!


  • NEXT Council Meeting - Wednesday, July 22nd - 9 a.m. with Fairground Clean-up (Community Service) at the Middle Park Fairgrounds
    • Record Book Workshop will follow the clean-up and council meeting.  Come get help right before Exhibit Day.  Bring your record books and questions!


  • Council Concessions Opportunities (Earn Trip-Assistance to District Retreat!)
    • Gunslinger Classic Roping Event - Saturday, June 27th - 11-3
      • Contact Caitlyn for more info!
    • Farrier Competition - Friday, July 24th and Saturday, July 25th
      • Contact office for more info.
    • Demolition Derby - August 15th
      • Contact office for more info.


  • Fun 4-H Summer Activities - please see Caitlyn’s email for details


  • Read the Newsletter - to find out about county activities, 4-H trips and projects, deadlines, and more!

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Monday, May 18, 2015

May 2015 Meeting Recap

May 8, 2015

Old Business

  • Field Trip Reports - Peachfork Orchards & Fraser Rec
  • Report on Cloverbud Night with Caitlyn - Garbage Can Recycling
  • Let’s sell fruit!  Time is ticking away.  It’s time to call everyone from last year and collect payment.

New Business

  • Club Senior Scholarships - Bailey, Molly and Julie will each receive $250 from the Homesteaders scholarship fund.  We will present these scholarships on Tuesday, June 30th around 5:15 - 5:30 p.m. following our business meeting and demonstrations.  We will celebrate their graduation with a cake made by Shiloh and ice cream.  

  • 4-H Council Parade Float - HSS Days (June 13th) and Granby 4th of July Parade
    • 4-H Council is asking all available 4-H’ers to walk together in the HSS Days and Granby’s 4th of July parades.  You can wear a 4-H T-shirt or dress up in the clothes or “costume” and equipment of your 4-H project, i.e. cowboy with your horse, etc.  
    • Contact Miss Caitlyn for more information - 724-3436.  Come join the fun!

  • Donation for 4-H Council Gymkhana Park - The club voted to match the 4-H Council’s donation (for now) and give $350.00 when they are ready to collect contributions.

  • June’s Volunteers
    • Prayer - Bailey
    • Devotion - Jill
    • Refreshments - Graduation Party!  Shelly & Ben will pick up ice cream supplies.  Shiloh will bring a decorated cake.

Homesteaders Club Announcements


  • NEXT Club Meeting - Tuesday, June 30th @ 4 p.m. @ KCC

  • June Demonstrations
    • Shiloh
    • Taylah
    • Kenna

  • July Demonstrations
    • Ben
    • Molly
    • Jill



Middle Park 4-H Council Announcements


  • 4-H Council Meeting - Wednesday, July 22nd @ 9 a.m. @ Fairgrounds
    • Includes Community Service - Fairgrounds Clean-Up and Record Book Workshop before Exhibit Day & Fair.  Watch the newsletter for what to bring that day!

  • Read the Newsletter - to find out about county activities, 4-H trips and projects, deadlines, and more!


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Monday, May 11, 2015

Minutes for May 2015 Meeting

by Vice President Molly Scruggs for Secretary Audrey Wheatley (who was absent)

The monthly meeting of the Homesteaders 4-H club was held on May 8, 2015. President Liberty Mathis called the meeting to order at 1:15 pm. Molly Scruggs led the prayer and Liberty Mathis did the Devotion on Psalms 27:14. Foster Krempin led the pledges. In absence of Audrey Wheatly, Ben Mathis took the roll call and everyone answered with another country they would want to live in. Ben Mathis also read the minutes. Bailey Monnahan moved to accept the reading of the minutes and Shiloh French seconded it; motion passed. Shiloh moved to table the treasurer’s report and Foster seconded it; motion passed.

Old Business
Those who attended gave reports on the field trips to the Peachfork Orchard and the Fraser Rec Center. There were also reports given on the Cloverbud Night with Caitlyn. It’s time to sell fruit! If you haven’t already done so, you need to call people who bought fruit last year.

New Business
The graduate scholarships were discussed. We decided that because of her involvement in the club for so many years that we would give Julie Aprill a scholarship. Ben Mathis moved to give Julie a scholarship and Foster seconded it; motion passed. Molly Scruggs and Bailey Monnahan will also be receiving scholarships. Each scholarship will be $250 and they will be given at the ice cream party to be held at next month’s meeting.

We discussed the Council parade floats for Hot Sulphur Days and for the Grandby 4th of July parades. The council will be decorating t-shirts at the next meeting on June 1st.

The Gymkhana park is on the way and the council needs donations. Bailey moved that the club donate $350 to the park and Ben seconded it; motion passed.

Bailey volunteered to do next month’s prayer and Jill will do next month’s devotion. Shiloh offered to decorate a graduation cake to go with the ice cream.

Bailey and Audrey will be giving their demonstrations after the meeting.

Announcements
Next meeting is June 30th at 4 p.m.
June demonstrations are Shiloh, Taylah, and Kenna. July demonstrations are Molly, Ben, and Jill.

Adjournment

Foster moved to adjourn the meeting and Taylah seconded it; motion passed. Meeting adjourned at 1:46 pm. We will be doing tray favors after the meeting. 

Monday, May 4, 2015

Club News - May 2015

Club News
May 2015

Club Meeting

  • Friday, May 8th, at the Kremmling Community Church, from 1 - 3 p.m.
    • 1 - 2 p.m. ~ Business Meeting
      • Topics of Discussion
        • Report on Field Trips
        • Report on Garbage Can Recycling Cloverbud Night
        • Fruit Sales
        • Club Scholarship
      • Volunteers for Friday’s Meeting
        • Bailey will open in prayer.
        • Jill will share a devotion.
        • Flint will bring refreshments.
      • Demonstrations
        • Audrey
        • Bailey
    • 2 - 3 p.m. ~ Community Service Tray Favors

Club Announcements

  • June Club Business Meeting - Tuesday, June 30th - 4-6 p.m. - Ice Cream Party!
  • June Demonstrations
    • Shiloh
    • Taylah
    • Kenna
  • July Demonstrations
    • Ben
    • Molly
    • Jill

Middle Park 4-H Council Announcements

  • NEXT Council Meeting - Monday, June 1st - 7 p.m. @ Hot Sulphur Springs Town Hall
  • 4-H State Conference - registration opens April 1st, closes May 10th
  • Read the Newsletter - to find out about county activities, 4-H trips and projects, deadlines, and more!



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Monday, April 20, 2015

Minutes for April 2015 Meeting

By Audrey Wheatley, Secretary.

The monthly meeting for the Homesteaders 4-H club was held Friday, April 17, 2015.

Liberty Mathis called the meeting to order at 1:26 p.m. Molly Scruggs said the prayer. Ben Mathis read a devotion from Proverbs 3:5-6. Foster Krempin led the pledges. Audrey Wheatley did the roll call. Members answered with their favorite kind of cookie. There were 11 members and 4 parents. Audrey read the minutes. Jill Wilkinson moved to accept the minutes. Shiloh French seconded it; the motion passed.  Ben read the treasurer’s report . We have $1,100 in the scholarship fund and $1,713.73 in the checking account. Taylah French moved to accept the treasurer’s report. Jill seconded it; the motion passed.

Old Business:
The Peachfork Field Trip will be from 11am-1:30. Pizza will be provided for lunch. Marcy will continue on community service at Silver Spruce. Audrey, Ben, and Liberty gave reports on District Retreat in Glenwood Springs. Fruit selling at the courthouse went well. Krempins, Walls, Mathis, and French's went to sell.

New Business:
Audrey and Bailey Monnahan will be doing demonstrations at the May meeting. For tray favors in May we will be making boxes with candy inside. We will be having an ice cream party for 100% completion on June 30th at 4pm after the meeting.
Bailey will do the prayer, Jill will read a devotion, and Flint will supply refreshments.

Liberty and Foster did demonstrations after the meeting.

Foster moved to adjourn the meeting at 2:02. Ben seconded it; the motion passed.

Monday, April 13, 2015

Club News - April 2015

Club News
April 2015

Club Meeting

  • Friday, April 17th, at the Kremmling Community Church, from 1 - 3 p.m.
    • 1 - 2 p.m. ~ Business Meeting
      • Topics of Discussion
        • Field Trips
        • Community Service
        • District Retreat Report
        • Fruit Update - Selling at Courthouse report
        • May’s Demonstrations
        • Spring Tray Favors
        • Ice Cream Party
      • Volunteers for Friday’s Meeting
        • Molly will open in prayer.
        • Ben will share a devotion.
        • Shiloh will bring refreshments.
      • Demonstrations
        • Liberty
        • Audrey
        • Foster

Club Announcements

  • Field Trip to Peachfork Orchards in Palisade - April 24th - Details TBA
  • Cloverbud Night with Caitlyn - April 29th - Recycling Food into Houseplants - 5:30 p.m.
  • Fraser Rec Trip - May 1st - 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. - for swimming and fun!
  • May Club Business Meeting - May 8th - 1-3 p.m.

Middle Park 4-H Council Announcements

  • 4-H State Conference - registration opens April 1st, closes May 10th
  • 4-H Social - Friday, April 24 from 6-8 p.m. in Granby at Community Building
  • Add/Drop Date Deadline - of 4-H projects is May 1st
  • Read the Newsletter - to find out about county activities, 4-H trips and projects, deadlines, and more!

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