2018 York County 4-H Calendar of Events and Important Dates

January 2, 2018:  Intent forms due for market steers to be shown at Fryeburg Fair. Intent forms due for Eastern States 4-H Beef Team.

February 1, 2018: 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, 2018: Eastern States Horse Approval forms/lease forms due at the county office.

May 1, 2018: “Intent to Sell” Market Lamb forms due in the county office.

May 1, 2018: Animal Approval/Lease forms due in county office for Dairy and Working Steer.

May 12, 2018: Poultry Clinic at 1:00 p.m., hosted by Kidding Around 4-H Club, R.S.V.P. to or call 207.469.8714.

May 18-19, 2018:  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 2018  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, 2018: Animal Approval/Lease forms are due in Extension office for Dog, Goat, and Sheep.

July 16-20, 2018: Southern Maine 4-H Horse Camp, Fryeburg Fairgrounds.

June 30-July 7, 2018: Citizenship Washington Focus trip.

July 12-15, 2018: Ossipee Valley Fair in South Hiram.

July 19-22, 2018: Maine 4-H Days at Windsor Fairgrounds.

July 23-25, 2018: National 4-H WHEP (Wildlife Habitat Evaluation Program) Contest at Schoodic Institute, Winter Harbor, Maine.

August 1, 2018: Acton Fair entries are due in the county office.

August 23-26, 2018: Acton Fair

September 2018: Eastern States “The Big E” Fair

September 30-October 7, 2018: Fryeburg Fair

December 31, 2018: Re-enrollments due for 4-H Members.  Must be received by the office by this date to be eligible to show at 2019 fairs.