4-H Ontario | North Simcoe 4-H
4-H Ontario


Upcoming Events

March Events 

Sign Up Night

Thursday, March 5, 2020  Edgar Community Hall 6:30pm- 8:00pm 

1167 Old Barrie Rd, Oro-Medonte

For more information contact Donna Van Der Heyden at donnavander.heyden@sympatico.ca 


March 23 - Livestock - Is it All About The Show


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March 27-29, 2020- Sheraton Parkway North in Richmond Hill (Need to be pre-registered for this event)



April Events


April 27 - Engaging Board of Directors

7-8 pm

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May Events 

All Forms Due

Friday, May 22, 2020- Submit to your leader


May 25 - Lifeskills - Thinking Critically About Critical Thinking


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June Events 

Judging Competition

Monday June 8, 2020 

Time: Registration 6:30 p.m. - 7:00 Sharp Judging Starts

Location: TBD

Each year we host a Judging Competition where members must judge a variety of items and for some classes, must give their reasons as to why they placed the class the way that they did.  It is a great hands-on skillset that will be important for all members to carry with them throughout their lifetime.  

 The Judging Competition is MANDATORY for all club members. 

Discovery Days

Date: June 13,2020

Location: Ancaster Fairgrounds , Ancaster

Registration Deadline: June 3, 2020

Price $28

For ages 6 -12 as of December 31,2019. At Discovery Days explore the wide array of fun and interaction available in 4-H Ontario, through different activities and games.


July Events 

EastGen Challenge (Dairy Members)

July 2 & 3, 2020  Markham Fair Grounds

A dairy competition for 4-H dairy club participants. Requires preregistration and a fee for each member to attend includes t-shirt.

Deadline to register is TBD (Please contact your leaders about participating) 


August Events 

Simcoe County Holstein Show/ Model Cow (Dairy Members)

August 27,  2020 at 6:00pm
Essa Agriplex, Ivy

Barrie/Essa Fair

August 27- 30, 2020 Essa Agriplex, Ivy

*Deadline to enter is August 1st!

Sheep start at: 10:00am, Beef: 1:00pm, Dairy: 10:00am, Horse: 10:00am


September Events 

Orillia Fall Fair 

September 11, 12,13, 2020 

Oro World's Fair

September 18, 19

Coldwater Fair

September 25, 26, 27


September 28 - Livestock Leader Support Advocating Agriculture


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International Plowing Match

September 2020

Collingwood Fair 

September 25-27, 2020 Collingwood fairgrounds

Dairy and Sheep Show Friday, September 25,2020

Beef ONLY show Saturday, September 26,2020 (4-H and Open Beef Show)

11:00- 4-H Beef

1:45pm- Open Beef Show  


October Events 

Elmvale Fair 

October 9-11, 2020 

November Events 

Royal Winter Fair 

November 6-15, 2020- Exhibition Place Toronto, ON



Please note: All times listed are Eastern Standard time.