Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Recap of April 2019 Meeting

by Marcy Wheatley

Meeting Date: April 12, 2019

4-H Council Meeting Report

Council Fundraiser: Pasta fundraiser ends May 3rd.  

[Fun Pasta. This is completely optional, and can be used to PARTIALLY satisfy your trip assistance fundraising requirements. If you sell $50 worth of pasta, it can be used in place of one hour of concession stand work (the same as selling five truck raffle tickets). There are some really cool options (including clovers!), which you can see at
Brochures and order forms are in extension office, but this can be done online as well. To order online visit the link above, then click "Support Your Group", then search for Middle Park 4-H Council. Please let me know if you have questions about this.
Our fundraiser technically begins March 1st, and ends on May 3rd (swine, sheep, and goat tag-in day)

Community Service:
April 26th 9-12 am at Granby.  Children’s Fair
May 31st at 11 am at Kremmling Fairgrounds -- plant flowers in beds around arena

Old Business
Fruit sales went well at the HSS government complex.
Foster and Shiloh 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

Community Service
The club voted to renew our fair book ad ($45) and our Friend donation for the Middle Park Fair. Shelly will update our ad with Karli’s name.
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The club voted to renew the $400 scholarship to Sew It Seamz for 2019-2020.

Demonstration Schedule
May 10th - Ben, Foster, Sego, Flint, Kenna
June 7th - Audrey, Dusty
July 12th - Shiloh, Taylah, Chisum, Lillyanna, Sonya
We need to hear from Rhaelyn and Lexi.  
When do you want to give your demonstrations?  June or July? Please email Marcy 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 (or Expo counts for livestock)
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 - Lexi
Devotion - Flint
Refreshments - Sego/Flint

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

Homesteaders Club Announcements

Next Club Meeting - Friday, May 10th @ the Calvary Church in HSS @ 1:30 p.m.

Middle Park 4-H Council Announcements
Next Council Meeting - Monday, May 6th @ 6:30 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!