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Category Archives: 4-H

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2017 Catch-A-Calf Applications

The 2017 National Western Stock Show Catch-a-Calf Program is now accepting applications. See this flyer for information about the program. 40 steers will be awarded to participants who successfully catch calves at the 2017 rodeo performances. Youth must be 12 years old by December 31st, 2016 and enrolled 4-H members for the 2016/2017 4-H year […]

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Leadership Society applications being accepted

4-H members aged 14-18 who are interested in running for an officer position within the Pueblo County 4-H Youth Leadership Society can apply now. Applications are due BEFORE November 14, at 5:00 p.m. Applications are available in Word or PDF format (click to access). You can bring them into the office (701 Court Street, Suite […]

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New 4-H Clubs

New Clubs Will you be taking the Horse project? Are you interested in taking the Horse project? Contact Mustang Riders club leader Deanna Higgins at 719-543-6804 for meeting times and location.. New Maker Club in Pueblo Are you interested in Maker activities? There’s a new STEAM Punks 4-H Club starting in the new 4-H year. It […]

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Do You Want to Be An IFYE?

Do you want to be an IFYE? Applications for the International 4-H Youth Exchange (IFYE) ambassador program are now being accepted!  If you are a 4-H alumnus age 19 to 30 who is interested in living and working with host families around the world for up to six months (typically departing in June and returning […]

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Additional Shooting Sports Council Meetings.

In The Shooting Sports Council has added a few more meetings throughout the year. The Shooting Sports Council will meet in January, February, March, May, June, July, September, October and November. The October meeting will be to discuss a lot of planning items for the upcoming 4-H year. For October only: since the first Thursday […]

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Achievement Night

Our annual Achievement Night celebration will be held on Friday, October 21, 2016. It will be held at St. Joseph’s Church, 1145 Aspen Road, Pueblo, 81006 Doors Open at 5:30 p.m. ~~ Banquet – 6:00 p.m. ~~ Award Ceremony – 6:30 p.m. The menu includes turkey, ham, mashed potatoes, green chili, salad, desert. Banquet tickets […]

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Fair Board Applications Being Accepted

The Pueblo County Board of County Commissioners are currently accepting applications for the Pueblo County Fair Board.  Applications will be accepted through Saturday, November 12, at 5:00 p.m.  Applicants can apply through the following link: http://county.pueblo.org/. If you have questions call Tana Wittrup, BOCC Administrator, at 583-4548.

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NWSS Youth Equestrian Showcase

The National Western Stock Show, in partnership with the National Western Scholarship Trust, is pleased to introduce the launch of our new youth equestrian scholarship program, the Youth Equestrian Showcase (YES). YES has been created to recognize and support our local equestrian youth and involve them in the educational opportunities of the NWSS. Scholarship money […]

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4-H Horse Project Manual

The only required items for the Horse Project are the Horse Manual (MA1500F) and the Horse Show Rule Book (A1500J) The Horse Series Manuals (listed below) are optional and will no longer be carried by the CSU Extension Resource Center in Ft Collins once the current stock is depleted. They will still be available for […]

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