2019 York County 4-H Calendar of Events and Important Dates

February 1, 2019: Intent forms due for the Eastern States Dairy, Dog, Goat, Horse, and Sheep Teams. Intent forms and info available on the 4-H Animal Science Resources page.

April 1, 2019: Eastern States Horse Approval forms/lease forms due at the county office.

May 1, 2019: “Intent to Sell” Market Lamb forms due in the county office.

May 1, 2019: Animal Approval/Lease forms due in county office for Dairy and Working Steer.

May 31 – June 1, 2019:  4-H@UMaine! Middle and high school youth (4-H members, ages 12 – 17) weekend at UMaine in Orono. For more information, contact Greg Kranich at or 207.581.3292.

June 1, 2019: Market Lambs for Fryeburg Fair must be owned

June 14 – 16, 2019: Oxford County 4-H Jamboree, Sheep, Swine, Working Steer and Horse Clinic is being held June 14th through June 16th at the Fryeburg FairGrounds, 1154 Main Street, Fryeburg Maine. Workshops are designed for youth completing 4-H project work in the areas of sheep, swine, working steer and horse. Horseless riders are welcome. Working Steer Try Outs for The Big E are being held Sunday morning at 10:00.

June 2019  Animal Approval forms filled out and signed, due June 30.  Entries are due to Ossipee Valley Fair. Be sure to get a camping spot, if needed. Check the Ossipee Valley Fair website for specific dates. Bring certified embossed approval forms with you, if showing animals.

June 30, 2019: Animal Approval/Lease forms are due in Extension office for Dog, Goat, and Sheep.

June 29-July6, 2019: Citizenship Washington Focus trip.

July 11-14, 2019: Ossipee Valley Fair in South Hiram.

July 19-21, 2019: Maine 4-H Days along with Dairy State Show at Windsor Fairgrounds.

July 22-26, 2019: Southern Maine 4-H Horse Camp, Fryeburg Fairgrounds.

August 1, 2019: Acton Fair entries are due in the county office.

August 22-25, 2019: Acton Fair

September 2019: Eastern States “The Big E” Fair

September 29-October 6, 2019: Fryeburg Fair

November 1, 2019:  Intent forms for year 2020 due for market steers to be shown at Fryeburg Fair. Intent forms due for Eastern States 4-H Beef Team.

December 31, 2019: Re-enrollments due for 4-H Members.  Must be received by the office by this date to be eligible to show at 2019 fairs.