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Chatham-Kent 4-H Info


Welcome to Chatham-Kent 4-H!

President:  Anne Verhallen Vice-President:  Dennis Carnegie
Secretary/Treasurer:  Janet Campbell                      Webmaster/Newsletter: Stephanie Campbell

Upcoming Events!  

  • Chatham-Kent Field Crop Achievement Day: Monday, October 24th, 2016
    • Guest Speaker: Chris Gillard, U of G, Ridgetown Campus speaking on “Year of the Pulse and Edible Dry Beans”
  • Royal Agricultural Winter Fair: November 4th - 13th
  • Royal Winter Fair Bus Trip: Saturday, November 5th, 2016
    • Partial refund for 4-H members and leaders.
    • Horse Show Tickets available from Marg Nauta.
    • Pick-up locations:
      • 6:00 am Bloomfield Esso 
      • 6:30 am Daniel's Ridgetown
      • 8:25 am McDonald's on Wellington 
      • 6:00 pm departure home from Toronto
    • Contact Marg Nauta at 519-676-2757  for more information
  • Rural Urban Banquet: Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 
    • Bradley Centre, Chatham, Reception at 5:30, Dinner at 6:30 
    • Top Chatham-Kent 4-H Members will be presented
    • Guest Speaker: Nicole Vanrabaeys on her documentary highlighting the life of a farmer.
  • Ridgetown Banquet: Thursday, November 24th, 2016
    • Guest Speaker: Grace Jones, CCA-ON, Territory Sales Rep - Dow Seeds Canada will speak on the Importance of Genetically Modification to Modern Agriculture. 
    • Blenheim 4-H Field Crop, Plowing, Horse and Pony and Barn Quilt
    • Contact Janet Campbell for more information at 519-352-2950
  • Highgate Banquet: Friday, December 2nd, 2016
    • Highgate Legion, Supper at 7 pm
    • Clubs invited: Kent Beef, Chatham-Kent Dairy, Chatham-Kent Sheep, Chatham-Kent Poultry, Chatham-Kent Rabbit and Rabbit Agility 
    • For more information, please contact Carol Verstraete at 519-695-5915

For more information on any of these events, please check out the Events Calendar or the E-Newsletter. 

Chatham-Kent 4-H Association Fundraisers
Grocery TapesFoodland Grocery Tapes are also a great fundraiser for the CK 4-H Association. Participating stores are Bothwell, Dresden, and Tilbury. Please save these grocery tapes and give them to Marg Nauta, 19851 A.D. Shadd Road, Merlin or any 4-H director.

Take a look back at 4-H in Chatham-Kent

Chatham-Kent 4-H 2015 Year End Presentation

If you have anything you would like posted on the website or find that we missed something, let us know! Please email, Stephanie Campbell at ChathamKent4H@gmail.com