May. 08, 2017
By Bradford Sherman
OSU Extension - Jackson County
“4-H: Your Ticket To Success” has been selected to serve as the 2017 theme for the Jackson County 4-H Youth Development Program.
Apr. 19, 2017
As the time for 2017 Jackson County Fair grows closer, it is time to start making your plans for Junior Fair Fun Night -- which includes a Lip Sync Contest, Outhouse Race, and popular Clover Games!
Entry forms for this year's festivities, with the theme "Totally 80's," are updated and ready to download from our website. You can use the following links, or better yet, visit our new Jackson County Fair page -- which is a valuable resource for forms, news and information.
Apr. 06, 2017
By Bradford Sherman
OSU Jackson County Extension
Two local young men will find themselves among a select group of 4-H members taking part in the prestigious 2017 National 4-H Congress to be held in Atlanta this November.
Mar. 22, 2017
Spring Fling 2017 for 4-H members in grades 3-6 will be held April 21 and 22 at Canter's Cave 4-H Camp. The registration deadline is April 14, 2017 and forms are available to download here:
Spring Fling 2017 Registration (PDF)
Applications, Activity Release Forms, Health Forms and $30 registration fee need to be sent by April 14, 2017 to: Canter’s Cave 4-H Camp, 1362 Caves Road, Jackson, OH 45640
Feb. 02, 2017
Those wanting to take market turkey or poultry projects this 4-H year can order their birds starting today, by using the new updated forms on our website.
Download the forms here: Turkey (PDF) Chick (PDF)
Jan. 30, 2017
The mandatory 4-H Volunteer Training and Recognition Program, originally scheduled for January 30 has been postponed due to inclement weather and has been rescheduled. The training will now be held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, February 4 at Canter's Cave 4-H Camp.
Jan. 23, 2017
The Forms and Applications page has been updated with 2017 applications for Jackson County Junior Fair Queen, 4-10 Grade Attendants, and Little Miss/Mister. You will also find a link to a summary page, outling important dates and times for practice, meetings, and contests.
Oct. 31, 2016
You can help ensure the survival and success of the Jackson County 4-H Youth Development Program for its current 600-plus membership, as well as future generations of young people, by attending and participating in a special fundraising event.
The Jackson County Friends of 4-H Committee is holding a dinner and auction Saturday, November 5 at Canter’s Cave 4-H Camp. The annual event is crucial in helping to raise sufficient funds to operate the 4-H program in Jackson County.
Aug. 23, 2016
The Check Pickup List can be found here: https://jackson.osu.edu/program-areas/4-h-youth-development/jackson-coun...
Jun. 23, 2016
If you are wondering what all is required in order to complete your 4-H project, our handy new online guide is an excellent resource and is available by clicking the link below:
Project Completion Guide - DOWNLOAD (PDF)
The guide details all projects available through Ohio 4-H, and lists project completion requirments, skill levels, as well as Jackson County and State Fair requirments.