March 20 – Wear your 4-H t-shirt to promote Shelby County 4-H. Clubs are also asked to promote 4-H in their local area. Federation members will be bagging groceries in Shelbyville, Windsor and Moweaqua and talking to patrons about 4-H and passing out 4-H information.
March 21 – Public Speaking contest at Shelby County Farm Bureau at 7:00. 4-H members compete in a public speaking contest. Speeches may either be Formal, Illustrated, Original works, or Oral Interpretation. Members will receive A, B,or C ratings and a state fair winner and alternate will also be chosen.
March 22 – Family Fun Night at the 4-H center from 7:00-8:30. 4-H families and their friends are invited to come and play Carnival games, Bingo, and Minute to Win It Games. Prizes will be awarded and snacks furnished.
It’s not too late to join 4-H! The deadline to join 4-H is April 4th. If interested in joining 4-H, contact Yolanda at the Shelby County Extension Office at 774-9546. 4-H is open to youth ages 8-18 as of September 1, 2012.