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Clubs

2020 Clubs

Virtual (offered on Zoom)
1. Beef - if you signed up at Rally Night your leader will contact you with details.  If you have not signed up and would like to be involved in this club please contact brant4h.programmanager@gmail.com 
2. Junior Dairy - if you signed up on Rally night your leader will contact you with details. If you have not signed up and would like to be involved in this club please contact brant4h.programmanager@gmail.com 
3. Senior Dairy - if you signed up on Rally night your leader will contact you with details. If you have not signed up and would like to be involved in this club please contact brant4h.programmanager@gmail.com 
4. Sheep - if you signed up on Rally night your leader will contact you with details. If you have not signed up and would like to be involved in this club please contact brant4h.programmanager@gmail.com 
5. To Your Good Health 
No time for a healthy lifestyle? Think again, In this project you’ll learn to make better choices - big and small – to lead a healthier lifestyle. The focus is on healthy eating, fitness and developing a positive image. Topics covered will be what we eat, food groups, vegetarian diets, junk food choices, breakfasts, lunches and snacks, salads, biotechnology, fight bacteria, smart shopping, recipe modification, fitness and exercise. We hope to include a grocery store tour and some fitness into our meetings too.
Deadline to register June 1st; Reply to all leaders
Leaders: Janice Kyle pjkyle92@gmail.com
Michelle Linington liningtonm@gmail.com
Cathy Gillyatt cegillyatt@rogers.com
Maggie Kyle maggiebethkyle@gmail.com
ZOOM Meeting Dates: Tuesdays – June 16 & 23; July 14, 21, 28; August 4
Achievement: Tuesday, August 11th (tentative)
Time: evening; leaders will confirm time & length
ZOOM 1st Meeting: Tuesday, June 16th
 


Online Clubs
Let’s Get Growing
Are you an avid gardener or have you always wanted to try gardening? This online club will give you a chance to try starting your own seeds, making a mason bee house, a garden buddy and more. Given the current situation, alternative activities will be provided in case you do not have all the needed supplies. Each take-home meeting will consist of a lesson to read, two activities, and some questions to answer. We will release two meetings by the end of May, the rest depending on the growing season (targeting June and July). You will have two weeks to complete each meeting and email the leaders a picture(s) of what you have made. This club is open to all 4-H members, no age restrictions for this online club. All skill levels welcome. Leaders are Scott Archer, Betty Summerhayes and Emily Summerhayes. If you would like to join or have questions, please email emily.summerhayes19@gmail.com before May 15. 

Celebrate, An On-Line Party Planning
Just because we have to practice social distancing, doesn’t mean we can’t have some fun together! Let’s get our creative juices flowing by turning our dull environment into a ray of sunshine with party planning at home!
Members will discover how to create informative invitations, DIY decorations, plan games, budget & prepare party food as well as putting your planning to the test with At Home Parties!
Your first meeting project is due May 11 so don’t delay, sign up today!
Leaders: Peggy-Sue Folk & Amanda Cooper-Young
Sign Up by emailing
Amanda Cooper-Young jfrog9@rogers.com or Peggy-Sue Folk pegsuz1@yahoo.ca

Pizza
Did you know that North Americans order 350 slices of pizza every second? While we won’t make that many pizzas in the online pizza club, we will try making a variety of homemade pizzas from scratch. Each take-home meeting will include a lesson, several activities, and some questions to answer. Due to the current ingredient shortage, you can choose to either make a pizza or complete a pizza-related activity for each meeting, then email the leaders a picture(s) of what you have made. If you did not sign up at Rally Night and want to join, please email emily.summerhayes19@gmail.com before May 7.

Milk Makes it Better
Do you love ice cream, cheese, milk and other dairy products?  The online club will provide the opportunity to bake, cook  and learn about dairy products. We will explore some amazing recipes using an assortment of dairy products and will learn appetizers, main course, and desserts.  Each meeting will have an activity along with preparing a delicious recipe.  You will have 2 weeks to complete each meeting.
 Leaders:
Laura Coleman – nisbet_laura@hotmail.com
Angie Cain – acain@silomail.com
Michelle Linington - liningtonm@gmail.com
If you would like to join or have questions please contact Laura at nisbet_laura@hotmail.com

Art
Do you enjoy being creative? Well then this club is for you. The online art club will explore pencil, collage, paint, pen and ink (or marker), sculpture, and chalk (or pastel or pencil crayon). Each take-home meeting will consist of a lesson, several projects to choose from, and some questions to answer. You will have two weeks to complete each meeting and email the leaders a picture(s) of what you have made. This club is open to all 4-H members, no age restrictions for this online club. All skill levels welcome. If you did not sign up at Rally Night and want to join, please email emily.summerhayes19@gmail.com before April 30.

Cookie Club
Do you LOVE cookies? Do you LOVE to bake? Then this online club is for you!
This online club will consist of 6 meetings and a record book.
Complete the meeting on your own time and submit the required elements back to the leaders each week. Meetings will include: an activity/game, a cookie recipe, a judging scorecard, and requirements for that meeting to submit back to the Leaders. You will also be required to create a record book to be handed in once we can all meet in person.
Leaders are Tammy Oswick, Laura Coleman and Karen Condon.
Interested? Send your completed participant form to: to13new@gmail.com (Tammy) to participate in this online club.

'Tis a Gift Club
Are you creative? Do you enjoy doing crafts? Do you like to bake? Then this online club is for you!
This online club will consist of 6 meetings and a record book.
Complete the meeting on your own time and submit the required elements back to the leaders each week. Meetings will include: an activity/game, a craft/gift or recipe to complete, a judging scorecard, and requirements for that meeting to submit back to the Leaders. You will also be required to create a record book to be handed in once we can all meet in person.
Leaders are Tammy Oswick, Laura Coleman and Karen Condon.
Interested? Send your completed participant form to: to13new@gmail.com to take part in this online club.
Tammy Oswick
to13new@gmail.com

 

 

Online ART Club (Part II)
If you are looking for a chance to be creative and explore some new types of art, this club is for you! In this second Art Club, members will have the to opportunity to create paper tole, scratchboard, wall hangings, perspective drawings, salt dough clay, salt art, and string art. This club is open to all members, whether they took the first art club or not. All ages and skill levels are welcome. 

Leaders are Scott Archer, Betty Summerhayes and Emily Summerhayes. If you would like to join, please email emily.summerhayes19@gmail.com before August 6. This club will start after the first Art Club has finished. 

 

Online BIRDWATCHING Club 
 Have you seen birds? You may have noticed there seems to be more birds around this year, maybe some you have not seen in your yard before or not in a long time. Watching the birds can be relaxing and entertaining!   Let's have some fun and explore the birds around us!

Leaders: Elaine Elgie and Tammy Oswick - Contact sled1@symatico.ca to sign up.

 

Online/Virtual BOOK Club
Do you love to read? Are you interested in re-reading some old favourites you have at home or reading something new? This club is open to members of all ages and all reading abilities are welcome. Members will be asked to read 12 hours by the end of the club (late August) and fill out a bingo card for each hour they read. There will be an introductory Zoom meeting, a second meeting to talk about the books everyone is reading, and a final wrap-up meeting. Members will also be asked to submit two summaries of books they’ve read or two pictures by the end of the club. Members will be able to read whatever books they have at home or can find online. 

Leaders are Scott Archer, Betty Summerhayes, and Emily Summerhayes and Shirley Caron. This club will start in late June. If you are interested in joining, please email Emily.summerhayes19@gmail.com before June 25.   

 

Online Digital PHOTOGRAPHY Club 

Do you enjoy taking photos? Bet you are snapping photos all the time on your devices. Have some fun by  Exploring different types of photography as you learn how your camera works, all on your way to becoming a better photographer. Have fun, develop your own style and learn how to take great pictures and preserve your photos! Members may use what ever device they have available to take photos - camera, phone, ipad/tablet. For all skill levels.

Leaders are: Please email sled1@sympatico.ca to sign up by June 24th. Club will begin July 6. 

 

Online PIZZA PLUS (Pizza Club Part II)

Are you bored of just having pizza for dinner? Have you wondered ‘What should I serve with my pizza?’ Well then, this club is for you! In each meeting members will get the chance to make a homemade pizza plus something to serve with their pizza, including appetizers, side dishes and desserts. We will focus on making traditional pizzas in this club. An alternative activity will be provided in case members do not have all the necessary ingredients. This club is open to all members, whether they took the first pizza club or not. 

Leaders are Scott Archer, Betty Summerhayes, Emily Summerhayes and Carol Vellenga. If you would like to join, please email Emily.summerhayes19@gmail.com before August 13. This club will start after the first Pizza Club is finished.
 

 

 

 

Brant 4-H Cloverbuds

Leaders from Bethel & St. George are offering virtual Cloverbud meetings together!

Brant 4-H virtual CLOVERBUD - Summer 2020 - meeting scheduled  - Contact Elaine at sled1@sympatico.ca  
Bethel Cloverbuds - Virtual Summer Program
Start Date: June 8 - Go Green For Father's Day, zoom mtg: Jun 19
Start Date: June 22 - Celebrate Canada, zoom mtg Jul 3
Start Date: July 6 - Virtual Summer Picnic, zoom mtg Jul 17
Start Date: July 20 - Butterlies & Bugs, zoom mtg Jul 31
Start Date: Aug 3 - Let's Dance!, zoom mtg Aug 14
Start Date: Aug. 17 - Outdoor Adventure!, zoom mtg Aug 28
A pdf that outlines the instructions and at home activities will be sent on the start date for each unit. We will end the unit with a 30- 45-minute virtual meeting where we will share the activities we did at home and do a few virtual activities too! We ask that you submit the virtual activities to Adriana at vanoadriana@gmail.com the day prior to the Zoom meeting!